Al-Ghashiya · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ghashiyah Ayaat 8-16

The Other Faces on that Day After mentioning the situation of the wretched people, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala changes the discussion to mention those who will be happy. There will be some other faces bright with joy and glowing with pleasure. They will be pleased to see that they had, in fact, made a profitable… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ghashiyah Ayaat 8-16

Al-Ghashiya · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Ghashiyah – An Overview

Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 68 Theme and Subject Matter: This Surah invites man to meditation, hope and fear; meditation over where he is heading; hope of the bliss of Jannah and fear of the Hellfire. Starting with, “Has there reached you the report of the Enveloper,” it warns man to come out of his… Continue reading Surah al-Ghashiyah – An Overview

Al Asma Al Husna - Names of Allah

Al-Qabid [the Withholder], Al-Basit [the Extender]

Al-Qabid (the Withholder) and Al-Basit (the Extender) are two inseparable Attributes of Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala. The two names are inseparable in the sense that it is not permissible to mention either one without the other. This is because if you say Allah is Al-Qabid (the Withholder), it would mean that you describe Him as being niggardly or miserly;… Continue reading Al-Qabid [the Withholder], Al-Basit [the Extender]