Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

They Wish that They Could Mislead You

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 69-74 In the previous ayaat, we studied some dialogues between people of different beliefs. First, a Christian delegation from Najran (Yemen) visited the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam to argue about Prophet ‘Eesa [Jesus] ‘alayhi salaam and then the Jews… Continue reading They Wish that They Could Mislead You

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Al- Baqarah Ayaat 26-27

Ayat 26: إِنَّ اللَّهَ لاَ يَسْتَحْىِ أَن يَضْرِبَ مَثَلاً مَّا بَعُوضَةً فَمَا فَوْقَهَا فَأَمَّا الَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ فَيَعْلَمُونَ أَنَّهُ الْحَقُّ مِن رَّبِّهِمْ وَأَمَّا الَّذِينَ كَفَرُواْ فَيَقُولُونَ مَاذَآ أَرَادَ اللَّهُ بِهَـذَا مَثَلاً يُضِلُّ بِهِ كَثِيرًا وَيَهْدِي بِهِ كَثِيرًا وَمَا يُضِلُّ بِهِ إِلاَّ الْفَـسِقِينَ Indeed, Allah is not timid to present an example - that of a mosquito… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Al- Baqarah Ayaat 26-27

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 16 – 18

 Ayat 16:أُوْلَـئِكَ الَّذِينَ اشْتَرَوُاْ الضَّلَـلَةَ بِالْهُدَى فَمَا رَبِحَت تِّجَـرَتُهُمْ وَمَا كَانُواْ مُهْتَدِينَ Ola-ika allatheena ishtarawooaddalalata bilhuda famarabihat tijaratuhum wama kanoomuhtadeen"Those are the ones who have purchased error [in exchange] for guidance, so their commerce has brought no profit, nor were they guided."أُوْلَـئِكَ الَّذِينَ اشْتَرَوُاْ الضَّلَـلَةَ بِالْهُدَى“These are they who have purchased error with guidance,” means they… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 16 – 18

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 159 – 160

Criticizing Division in the Religion Ibn Katheer reports that Ayah 159 was revealed about the Jews and the Christians. Ibn `Abbas radhiAllahu `anhu commented about the Ayah that before Muhammad (salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam) was sent, the Jews and the Christians disputed and divided into sects. When Muhammad was sent, Allah revealed to him this… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 159 – 160

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 Ayah 148 and 149

A False Notion and Its Rebuttal Disbelievers’ next argument was that we are misguided because Allah wanted us to do this. Had He not willed we would not have committed the wrong that we do. Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala says, Here Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala mentioned a debate with the idolators, refuting a false notion… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 148 and 149

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

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 71 – 73

The Parable of Those Who Revert to Disbelief After Faith and Good Deeds Ayah 71 was revealed when some idolaters said to some Muslims, “Follow us and abandon the religion of Muhammad.” In the ayah, Allah subahanahu wa ta'ala is teaching the response to such invitations. He says, In the ayah, the Muslims are being… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 71 – 73