Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 6 and 7

Before starting the details, it is important to mention, that previous ayaat were about qualities of pure believers...now Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is describing attributes of pure disbelievers. Ayat 6: إِنَّ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا سَوَاءٌ عَلَيْهِمْ أَأَنذَرْتَهُمْ أَمْ لَمْ تُنذِرْهُمْ لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ "Indeed, those who disbelieve - it is all the same for them whether you… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 6 and 7

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5

 Ayah 4: وَالَّذِينَ يُؤْمِنُونَ بِمَآ أُنزِلَ إِلَيْكَ وَمَآ أُنزِلَ مِن قَبْلِكَ وَبِالأْخِرَةِ هُمْ يُوقِنُونَ “And who have faith in what is revealed to you and in what was revealed before you, and in the Hereafter they are certain.” The people described here (2:4) are those whom Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala described in the preceding ayah. … Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

[Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 51 – 53

Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala gave the Torah to Musa `alayhi salaam in forty days and nights. [The Arabic word Laila is used both for day as well as night because a new day in lunar calendar begins after Maghrib]. However, when it came to the Qur'an, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala didn't reveal it at once.… Continue reading [Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 51 – 53

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 6

Destruction of Past GenerationsHistory is a great teacher. Acting as a server of warning and a dispenser of good counsel, it contains lessons to shape and improve one’s conduct. Little however people take benefit from it. Study of history has now become an intellectual pastime either to aid sleeping or while away time.Quran puts forth… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 6

Al-Maidah · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 117

Eesa [aalyhi salaam] Rejects Shirk and Affirms Tawheed Continuing his conversation with Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, Eesa aalyhi salaam says, مَا قُلْتُ لَهُمْ إِلاَّ مَآ أَمَرْتَنِى بِهِ أَنِ اعْبُدُواْ اللَّهَ رَبِّى وَرَبَّكُمْ وَكُنتُ عَلَيْهِمْ شَهِيداً مَّا دُمْتُ فِيهِمْ فَلَمَّا تَوَفَّيْتَنِى كُنتَ أَنتَ الرَّقِيبَ عَلَيْهِمْ وَأَنتَ عَلَى كُلِّ شَىْءٍ شَهِيدٌ “‘Never did I say to them… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 117

Al-Maidah · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 82

In the following ayaat, we learn about the justice of Qur’an. It does not count everyone among the Jews and the Christians as being in the same lot. Whoever among them has some good quality has been acknowledged openly. For example, the current ayah. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, لَتَجِدَنَّ أَشَدَّ النَّاسِ عَدَاوَةً لِّلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 82

Books · ibn 'Abdul Wahab · Qur'an

The Excellence of the Followers of the Qur’an

Members of the Advisory Council of Umar ibn al-Khattab radhiAllahu 'anhu, the second Caliph of Islam, were always the Ulema whether old or of young age. Abu Huraira radhiAllahu 'anhu reported that the Messenger of Allah salAllahu 'alayhi wa sallam said, “Anyone who is most versed in Allah's Book should act as an Imam for… Continue reading The Excellence of the Followers of the Qur’an