Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

The Battle of Fijjar and the Pact of Al-Fadhool

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12 | Part 13 | Part 14 At the age of 20, the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam witnessed a war known as al-fijjar or the sacrilegious war. It was named so because it took… Continue reading The Battle of Fijjar and the Pact of Al-Fadhool

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

An Obligation for the People of Understanding

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 179 In the rule of Qisas, we learned that if someone kills an innocent person then he (the murderer) too should be killed unless the deceased’s heirs choose to forgive him. Someone might say that one person was killed and in… Continue reading An Obligation for the People of Understanding

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Take Blood Money in Place of Murder

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Part 1 Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 178 (Part 2) If the deceased’s family demand murder for murder but the murderer requests them to forgive his sin and take blood money instead then it should be accepted. This is the case when the murderer acknowledges his… Continue reading Take Blood Money in Place of Murder

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Prescribed for You is Qisas for those murdered

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah 178 (Part 1) In the previous ayah, we learned that righteousness is not limited to turning our faces in a certain direction, dressing up a certain way or performing a few rituals. Rather, Al-Birr or righteousness is doing everything that Allah subhanahu… Continue reading Prescribed for You is Qisas for those murdered