Al-Baqarah · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

Being Kind to Debtors facing Financial Difficulties

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 280 – 281 Ayah 280 - Being Kind to Debtors facing Financial Difficulties Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala instructs creditors to be patient with the debtors who are having a hard financial time. Grant him time until it is easy for him… Continue reading Being Kind to Debtors facing Financial Difficulties

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Divorce before consuming the Marriage

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 236 – 237 “There is no blame upon you if you divorce women you have not touched nor specified for them an obligation. But give them [a gift of] compensation - the wealthy according to his capability and the poor according… Continue reading Divorce before consuming the Marriage

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Suckling is for Two Years Only

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 233 This ayah contains commands relating to rada’ah or the suckling of children. In the previous ayaat we studied the commands related to divorce. Now, the commands relating to the suckling of children has been taken up because generally after the… Continue reading The Suckling is for Two Years Only

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Being Kind to the Divorced Wife

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 231 - 232 “And when you divorce women and they have (nearly) fulfilled their term, either retain them according to acceptable terms or release them according to acceptable terms, and do not keep them, intending harm, to transgress (against them). And… Continue reading Being Kind to the Divorced Wife

Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Abu Talib Adopts His Orphan Nephew

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12 Although ‘Abd al-Muttalib had many sons, not all of them were real brothers. They had different mothers. Prophet’s father ‘Abdullah and Abu Talib, however, were real siblings. Abu Talib loved his younger… Continue reading Abu Talib Adopts His Orphan Nephew

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 152 – 153

Ten Commandments In Ayah 151, we read five of the ten commandments sent by Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala that are similar to those mentioned in the Torah. Ayaat 152 and 153 describe the next five commandments. Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala says, The Sixth Prohibition: Eating up the Property of an Orphan The address here is… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 152 – 153

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 151

Ten Commandments From about two or three sections, the recurring theme has been how heedless and ignorant human being has bypassed the law revealed by the Law Giver and the Creator and in its place had taken ancestral and innovated customs as their religion. They made what Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala had declared to be… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 151

An-Nisa · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 149

Ayah 149 is connected with the previous ayah. In the previous ayah, we were given an allowance to respond to the oppressor. Over here Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala talks about highest level of character; to forgive the other in hopes of rewards from Him. He says, إِن تُبْدُواْ خَيْراً أَوْ تُخْفُوهْ أَوْ تَعْفُواْ عَن سُوءٍ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 149

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 43

The Prohibition of Approaching Prayer When Drunk Allah subhaanhu wa ta’ala forbade His believing servants from praying while drunk, for one does not know the meaning of what he is saying in that state. Similarly, He forbade them from attending the Masjids while sexually impure, except when one is just passing through the Masjid from… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 43

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Rights of the Relatives, the Orphans and the Needy

[Explanation in the Light of Surah an-Nisa Ayah 36] The Emphasis on Treating Relatives Well After having mentioned parents, the ayah emphasizes the good treatment of all relatives. A comprehensive and well-known ayah of the Qur’an which the Prophet salAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam often used to recite at the end of his sermons, presents the same… Continue reading The Rights of the Relatives, the Orphans and the Needy