Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

All the Prophets took a Pledge with Allah SWT to Believe in Prophet Muhammad

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 81-82 Before Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala sent the humans to the earth, He took an oath from us that we will not worship anyone besides Him. This oath is called the Oath of Alasth. Likewise, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala took a… Continue reading All the Prophets took a Pledge with Allah SWT to Believe in Prophet Muhammad

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

True Religion in the Sight of Allah is Only Islam

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayah 19 The word Deen [دِّين] in the Arabic language means “the way [or tareeqa].” For example in Surah Ash-Shuraa ayah 13, it appears, “He has ordained for you of religion what He enjoined Nuh [Noah] and that which We have… Continue reading True Religion in the Sight of Allah is Only Islam

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 78 – 82

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Ayaat 78-79 – the One who does not know the Book is not Literate Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala said that among the People of the Book are those who have no knowledge of what is in the Book, and base… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 78 – 82

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

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-Maidah · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayaat 80 – 81

In these ayaat, the cultivation of deep friendship with disbelievers has been prohibited as its outcome is disastrous. It may also be indicative of the possibility that the deviation of Bani Israel was a result of their close friendly collaboration with disbelievers which may have affected their ways adversely and finally became the cause of… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayaat 80 – 81

Al-Maidah · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 59

The People of the Book are Enraged at the Believers Because of their Faith in Allah In the previous ayaat, we learned that some of the People of the Book made fun of the Muslims. They mocked at the pillars of Islam. In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is commanding the Prophet sallAllahu aalyhi… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’idah Ayah 59