Al-Maidah · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 72

Eesa Never Claimed He is God; He Invited People to Tawheed  لَقَدْ كَفَرَ الَّذِينَ قَالُواْ إِنَّ اللَّهَ هُوَ الْمَسِيحُ ابْنُ مَرْيَمَ وَقَالَ الْمَسِيحُ يَابَنِى إِسْرَءِيلَ اعْبُدُواْ اللَّهَ رَبُّى وَرَبَّكُمْ إِنَّهُ مَن يُشْرِكْ بِاللَّهِ فَقَدْ حَرَّمَ اللَّهُ عَلَيهِ الْجَنَّةَ وَمَأْوَاهُ النَّارُ وَمَا لِلظَّـلِمِينَ مِنْ أَنصَارٍ Surely, they have disbelieved who say: “Allah is the Messiah, son… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 72

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 124

Men and Women will Get Their Rewards According to Their Deeds In the previous ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala mentioned the recompense for evil actions and stated that He will surely inflict its punishment on the servant, either in this life, which is better for him, or in the Hereafter, we seek refuge with Allah… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 124

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 123

Success is Only Achieved by Performing Righteous Deeds, Not Wishful Thinking Given here is a standard measure of determining as to who is superior and acceptable in the sight of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, a standard which, if observed carefully, would not let any human being fall into error or go astray. لَّيْسَ بِأَمَـنِيِّكُمْ وَلا… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 123

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 104

The Encouragement to Pursue the Enemy Despite Injuries In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is commanding the believers not to weaken their resolve in pursuit of the enemy. Rather pursue them vigorously, fight them and be wary of them. Stating this command He says, وَلاَ تَهِنُواْ فِى ابْتِغَآءِ الْقَوْمِ إِن تَكُونُواْ تَأْلَمُونَ فَإِنَّهُمْ يَأْلَمُونَ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 104

Islamic Months · Muharram

The Beginning of a New Year

Time is indeed a great blessing from Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, rolling diligently along its own set pattern and speed. It waits for no one and passes us quickly. Time will come and go, as Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has decreed, but what remains written in time is how each person utilized that time. The beginning… Continue reading The Beginning of a New Year

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 96

Continuing from the previous ayah, in this ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala again reminds us about His mercy and forgiveness. He says, دَرَجَـتٍ مِّنْهُ وَمَغْفِرَةً وَرَحْمَةً وَكَانَ اللَّهُ غَفُوراً رَّحِيماً “Ranks from Him and forgiveness, and mercy. And Allah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful.” Ayah 95 and 96 tell us whoever does more in the way… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 96

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Ahadith Relating to Surah an-Nisa Ayah 95

Al-Bukhari recorded that al-Bara said, “When ayah 95 was revealed, the Messenger of Allah sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam called Zayd radhiAllahu anhu and commanded him to write it. Then, ibn Umm Maktum came and mentioned that he was blind. It was then when Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala revealed غَيْرُ أُوْلِى الضَّرَرِmeaning ‘except those who are… Continue reading Ahadith Relating to Surah an-Nisa Ayah 95

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 84

Allah Commands His Messenger to Perform Jihad The ayah begins with the command to the Prophet sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam to fight in jihad and not to be concerned about those who do not join him. فَقَاتِلْ فِى سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ “So fight in the way of Allah.” Following immediately, it was also said that he… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 84

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Some Forms of ‘Meetings’ in Paradise

One such form will be that people will see each other from where they are, as it has been reported in Mu’atta of Imam Malik on the authority of a narration from Abu Said al-Khudri radhiAllahu anhu that the Prophet salAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam said, “The inmates of Paradise will see those in the strata… Continue reading Some Forms of ‘Meetings’ in Paradise