Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Prohibition of Taking Allies from those who Ridicule Islam

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 118 – 120 Mufti Muhammad Shafi Usmani writes in his tafseer, Ma’arif ul Qur’an, that these ayaat were revealed in a particular background. The Jewish settlements in Madina had old friendly ties with the tribes of Aws and Khazaraj. Individuals from these tribes were also on friendly terms with other individuals… Continue reading Prohibition of Taking Allies from those who Ridicule Islam

Al-Maidah · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Background of the Revelation of Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 51

Reporting from Ikrimah, Ibn Jareer has said that this ayah was revealed in the background of a particular event. After the Prophet sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam had settled in Madina, he had entered into a treaty with Jews and Christians living nearby which required that they would neither fight against Muslims nor help any other… Continue reading Background of the Revelation of Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 51