Al-Baqarah · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

He who has been given Wisdom has been granted Abundant Good

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 269 – 270   ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’oud radhiAllahu ‘anhu narrated from the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, لَا حَسَدَ إِلَّا فِي اثْنَتَيْنِ: رَجُلٌ آتَاهُ اللهُ مَالًا فَسَلَّطَهُ عَلَى هَلَكَتِهِ فِي الْحَقِّ، وَرَجُلٌ آتَاهُ اللهُ حِكْمَةً فَهُوَ يَقْضِي بِهَا وَيُعَلِّمُهَا “There is… Continue reading He who has been given Wisdom has been granted Abundant Good

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Perhaps You Love a Thing and It is Bad for You

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 216 This ayah establishes the obligatory nature of holy war even though it may be burdensome for some temperaments. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala knows the reality of everything while man’s knowledge is limited. We assess things on the basis of our… Continue reading Perhaps You Love a Thing and It is Bad for You

Seerah

7 Prophetic Strategies of Correcting Mistakes

By Maha Ezzeddine Mistakes are the consequences of life and being human. They help us repent, learn and grow wiser. Mistakes can be catalysts of self-improvement and reminders of our imperfections. Still, we tend to interpret mistakes more as disaster than opportunity. Prophet Muhammad sallAllahu `alayhi wa sallam approached mistakes not as cause for shame, but… Continue reading 7 Prophetic Strategies of Correcting Mistakes

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 115

The Punishment for Contradicting and Opposing the Messenger In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala talks about people who possess knowledge yet deny the Message of Rasoolullah sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam. He says,  وَمَن يُشَاقِقِ الرَّسُولَ “And whoever contradicts and opposes the Messenger …” The word waman means whosoever. In the ayah it refers to… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 115