Hadith · Kitab Al-Emaan · Knowing the Prophet · Saheeh Al-Bukhari

Hadeeth # 14 & 15 No Faith without Loving the Prophet

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated Abu Huraira radhiAllahu ‘anhu that Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “By Him in Whose Hands my life is, none of you will have faith till he loves me more than his father and his children.” [Volume 1, Book 2, Number 14]… Continue reading Hadeeth # 14 & 15 No Faith without Loving the Prophet

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

And Remember Him As He Has Guided You

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 198 – 199 (Part 2) Part 1 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “And remember Him as He has guided you, and verily, you were, before, of those who were astray.” It is said that one should remember Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala… Continue reading And Remember Him As He Has Guided You

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Commercial Transactions during Hajj

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 198 - 199 (Part 1) This ayah was revealed in a particular background of the jahiliyyah [days of ignorance] when the people of Arabia had distorted all rules of worship and social dealings by injecting in them absurd customs. They transformed… Continue reading Commercial Transactions during Hajj

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Leadership Returns to the Isma’eelites

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 A Brief History of the Quraysh The Jurhumites ruled the Makkah and its surrounding areas for 2100 years until they were ousted by the Khuza’a who ruled for over 300 years. During this time, many tribes had left the area except for the… Continue reading Leadership Returns to the Isma’eelites

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Follow what Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has taught

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 170 – 171 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala now points out to another error of mankind. When someone is called to the path of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, he rejects it and remains stubborn on the path of his forefathers. When you tell someone of an ayah of the Qur’an or reference a… Continue reading Follow what Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has taught

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace from Juz 16

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, Part 15 Who is Your Child’s Superhero? Another sad reality is that our children, as young as seven and eight years old, know the names of the entire football or cricket team; but… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 16

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 150

Do Not Follow the Desires of Those who Deny Allah’s Ayaat In this Ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala instructs the believers not to follow vain desires and footsteps of the misguided people. When a person is on truth and abstains from what has been prohibited in the Qur’an, and there are people around him engaged… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 150

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 136 – 140

A Believer Submits to Allah’s Decree The Arabs claimed to be on the Deen of Ibraheem `alayhi salaam while Ibraheem `alayhi salaam practiced Tawheed and that is what he established. In the following Ayaat the practices of the Mushrikeen are being refuted that they are far away from what Prophet Ibraheem practiced. Allah subhanahu wa… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 136 – 140

Islamic Months · RabiulAwal

Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday [Mawlid]

Praise be to Allah. It should be noted first of all that the scholars differ concerning the exact date of the birth of the Prophet (salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam), and there are several opinions. This difference of opinion among the scholars is sufficient for us to realize that those who loved the Prophet (salAllahu `alayhi… Continue reading Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday [Mawlid]