An-Nisa · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Introduction to Surah an-Nisa

Order of Revelation: 92 Place of Revelation: Madinah Relationship between Surah an-Nisa and Surah Aal-Imran Surah Aal-Imran concluded with an exhortation to Taqwa, “O you who have believed, persevere and endure and remain stationed and fear Allah that you may be successful.”  [Qur’an 3:200] [Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayah 200] Surah an-Nisa now begins with Taqwa in the mode… Continue reading Introduction to Surah an-Nisa

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Rejecting Advice is the Characteristic of the Hypocrites

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 204 – 207 (Part 2) Part 1 “…when it is said to him, ‘Fear Allah,’ pride in the sins takes hold of him.” When the hypocrite, who deviates in his speech and deeds, is advised and commanded to fear Allah subhanahu… Continue reading Rejecting Advice is the Characteristic of the Hypocrites

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Remembering Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala in Mina

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 203 In this ayah emphasis has been given on remembering Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala in Mina. The word ta’ajjal [تَعَجَّلَ] is from the root ayn-jeem-laam and it means to hasten, speed up or accelerate. The word tuh’sharoon [تُحْشَرُون] is from the… Continue reading Remembering Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala in Mina

An-Nazia`at · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah An-Nazi’at – An Overview

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 81 Theme and Subject Matter: The Surah opens with oaths sworn by the angels who take the soul at the time of death hastening to carry out Allah’s commands. They are neither negligent of their duties nor lethargic.… Continue reading Surah An-Nazi’at – An Overview

Al-Maidah · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 96

Water Game is Allowed for Muhrim In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says that eating of sea animals is permissible. These are those animals which are born in water and that is where they live. أُحِلَّ لَكُمْ صَيْدُ الْبَحْرِ وَطَعَامُهُ مَتَـعاً لَّكُمْ وَلِلسَّيَّارَةِ “Lawful to you is water game and its use for food… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 96