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

Pearls of Peace Juz 14

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   Allah’s (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assurance of His Mercy upon His Slaves While Shaytan conspires for our downfall, what does Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assure us of? “Declare (O Muhammad ﷺ) unto My slaves, that… Continue reading Pearls of Peace Juz 14

Al-Balad · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Balad Ayaat 12-20

The Path to Moral Heights is Steep like an Uphill Road In the preceding ayaat, we learned about the extravagances of man for ostentation and expression of superiority to others, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala now tells us how we can spend our wealth to attain moral heights instead of sinking into moral deprivation and perversion. The path… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Balad Ayaat 12-20

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 164 – 165

The Command to Sincerely Trust in Allah The Mushrikeen would constantly ask the Prophet salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam to touch their gods. They would say, “Don’t worship them but also don’t say anything bad about them.” In this Ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala is commanding the Prophet to say, The Prophet salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 164 – 165

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 154 – 157

What It Means to Have the Book? After Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala described the Qur’an stating that this is the straight He praises the Torah and its Messenger. He says, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala often mentions the Qur’an and Torah together as can be seen in Surah al-Ahqaf Ayah 12, Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 91 and… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 154 – 157

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 146 and 147

Foods that were Prohibited to the Jews In Surah Aal Imrah Ayah 93, we learned that all food was permissible for the Bani Israel except for what Yaqoob `alayhi salaam had made haram upon himself. Later some foods were made haram for them. And why was that? It was because of their injustice and transgression.… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 146 and 147

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 53 and 54

Believing in Allah is the Real Honor In the previous ayah we learnt the instruction of not shunning away someone because of their worldly status. A person’s status is not ascertained by the clothes he wears or the house that he lives in. What makes one honorable in the Sight of Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 53 and 54

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 113

Allah’s Grace and Mercy Addressing the Prophet sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam, it has been Allah’s grace and mercy that He revealed to him the reality behind the event of theft, otherwise these people would have mislead him into error. But, since he is not alone i.e. Allah’s grace and mercy is with him, these people… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 113

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 110

Repentance In ayah 110, we can once again see the Wisdom of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala in order to save sinners from total disappointment. It was said that a sin was a sin, big or small. When a sinner repents and seeks Allah’s forgiveness, he finds Him forgiving, merciful. As obvious, there is an element… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 110

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

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