Islamic Months · Journey through the Qur'an · Juz Summaries · Ramadan

Journey through the Qur’an – Juz 1 [Guidance]

Some of us have high aspirations but we are unable to accomplish what desire. How can we overcome this? Start with the Du'a. Be sincere in your intention and ask Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala to ease your task. We are surrounded by distractions. We turn on our computer to take an online class and get distracted by… Continue reading Journey through the Qur’an – Juz 1 [Guidance]

Al-Baqarah · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

Prophet Ibraheem Asks About Resurrection

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 260  In the previous ayah, we learned how Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala guides His believing servants. In this ayah, we will study another example.   Prophet Ibraheem ‘alayhi salaam sought from Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala the favor of being shown as… Continue reading Prophet Ibraheem Asks About Resurrection

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Disputing after Witnessing the Signs indicates Deviation

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 213 In the previous ayaat, the love of the worldly life was identified as the reason for man’s deviation. The present ayaat point out another reason: disputing after witnessing clear signs. Since the creation of this world, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala… Continue reading Disputing after Witnessing the Signs indicates Deviation

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Al-Baqarah Ayaat 35-39

وَقُلْنَا يَاءَادَمُ اسْكُنْ أَنْتَ وَزَوْجُكَ الْجَنَّةَ وَكُلاَ مِنْهَا رَغَدًا حَيْثُ شِئْتُمَا وَلاَ تَقْرَبَا هَـذِهِ الشَّجَرَةَ فَتَكُونَا مِنَ الْظَّـلِمِينَ And We said, "O, dwell, you and your wife, in Paradise and eat therefrom in [ease and] abundance from wherever you will. But do not approach this tree, lest you be among the wrongdoers."  فَأَزَلَّهُمَا الشَّيْطَـنُ عَنْهَا… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Al-Baqarah Ayaat 35-39

al-Insaan · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Insaan/ad-Dahr Ayaat 26-31

Ayaat 26-31 – the Censure of Love for the World Then it was said, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reprimands the disbelievers and those similar to them who love the world and are devoted and dedicated to it who put the abode of the Hereafter behind them in disregard. The reason why the disbelieving Quraysh still… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Insaan/ad-Dahr Ayaat 26-31

al-Insaan · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Insaan/ad-Dahr Ayaat 1-4

Ayaat 1-4 – the Humble Beginning of Man The ayaat begin with the word ‘hal’ [هَلْ] which in Arabic is an interrogative particle [حرف استفهام]. We find it being used in Surah al-Ghashiyah for example: هَلْ أَتَاكَ حَدِيثُ الْغَاشِيَةِ “Has there come to you the narration of the overwhelming,” (88:1). It is not merely a… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Insaan/ad-Dahr Ayaat 1-4

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 16 – 18

 Ayat 16:أُوْلَـئِكَ الَّذِينَ اشْتَرَوُاْ الضَّلَـلَةَ بِالْهُدَى فَمَا رَبِحَت تِّجَـرَتُهُمْ وَمَا كَانُواْ مُهْتَدِينَ Ola-ika allatheena ishtarawooaddalalata bilhuda famarabihat tijaratuhum wama kanoomuhtadeen"Those are the ones who have purchased error [in exchange] for guidance, so their commerce has brought no profit, nor were they guided."أُوْلَـئِكَ الَّذِينَ اشْتَرَوُاْ الضَّلَـلَةَ بِالْهُدَى“These are they who have purchased error with guidance,” means they… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 16 – 18

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5

 Ayah 4: وَالَّذِينَ يُؤْمِنُونَ بِمَآ أُنزِلَ إِلَيْكَ وَمَآ أُنزِلَ مِن قَبْلِكَ وَبِالأْخِرَةِ هُمْ يُوقِنُونَ “And who have faith in what is revealed to you and in what was revealed before you, and in the Hereafter they are certain.” The people described here (2:4) are those whom Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala described in the preceding ayah. … Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5