Al-Bayyinah · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Al-Bayyinah Ayaat 6 – 8

The End of the Unbelievers and the Believers Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala then ends this Surah by presenting a comparison between the end of unbelievers (the mushrikeen and the People of the Book) and the believers who accept Allah’s commands and do righteous. He says,   Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala informs of what will happen… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Al-Bayyinah Ayaat 6 – 8

Al-Bayyinah · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah Al-Bayyinah – An Overview

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful   Period of Revelation: Madinan Order of Revelation: 100 Theme and Subject Matter: Its having been placed after Surah al-Alaq and al-Qadr in the arrangement of the Qur’an is very meaningful. Surah al-Alaq contains the very first revelation, while Surah… Continue reading Surah Al-Bayyinah – An Overview

An-Naba · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Naba’

Ayaat 1-16 - Proof of Allah’s Power and Ability to Resurrect the Dead The Surah opens by shunning the enquirers and the inquiry. It wonders that anyone should raise doubts about Resurrection and Judgment, which were central points of bitter controversy. For the unbelievers could hardly imagine that Resurrection was possible. The Surah asks what… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Naba’

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 1 and 2

Ayah 1 -  الم    Surah al-Baqarah starts with "Alif Laam Meem". In Arabic, these words are called Haroof Muqattaat. These haroof will always be written together but read separately.  These type of words come in the beginning of different surah. There are different opinions about these words. Following are a few of them:  It… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 1 and 2

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Anaam – A Recap

Surah al-Anaam takes its name from Ayaat 136, 138 and 139 in which superstitious belief of the idolatrous Arabs concerning the lawfulness of some an’aam and the unlawfulness of some others have been refuted. Ibn ‘Abbas radhiAllahu ‘anhu narrates that the entire Surah was revealed in one sitting at Makkah, accompanied by 70,000 angels raising… Continue reading Surah al-Anaam – A Recap

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 161 – 163

Islam is the Straight Path In the previous Ayaat we have studied how people altered the true religion either through adding something new to it or by making a deficiency, and split into factions and groups. The Ayaat here present an authentic profile of the true religion describing its fundamental principles, and some important subsidiaries… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 161 – 163

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 158

Are They Waiting for the Angels to Descend? The major portion of Surah Al-Anaam has been revealed to correct the beliefs and deeds of the people of Makkah and to remove their doubts and to answer questions raised by them. All through the Surah, especially in the previous Ayaat, the people of Makkah and the… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 158