Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Hiding Religious Commandments

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 159-162 These ayaat sternly warn those who hide the clear signs that the Messengers were sent with. Abu Al-‘Aliyah said that these ayaat were revealed about the People of the Scripture who hid the description of Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam.… Continue reading Hiding Religious Commandments

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-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 65 – 66

The Children of Israel and the Sanctity of the Sabbath In these ayaat Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reminds the Jews of what their forefathers had done. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala had chosen one day of the week for the Children of Israel to do nothing other than worshiping Him. The Children of Israel, who were… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 65 – 66

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace from Juz 10

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9 It’s either My Way or the Highway A great Fitnah of our times. Everyone is disagreeing with the other. The ideology is: if you do not follow my belief, then you have clearly gone astray. This continuous fighting has divided the Ummah… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 10

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace from Juz 9

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8 Befalling of a Calamity – Boon or Bane? One thing to remember is that a calamity is not always a punishment. While some people drown and die in floods, there’s someone in the same city who died in the state of prostration. Your heart… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 9

al-Mulk · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Mulk Ayaat 28-30

Ayaat 28 – 30 – Let Everyone Reflect upon Their Own Deliverance When the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam started his mission in Makkah and the members of the different clans of Quraysh began embracing Islam, the people of every house started cursing him and his Companions. They started practicing magic and charms on him… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Mulk Ayaat 28-30

al-Qalam · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Qalam Ayaat 17-33

Ayaat 17-33 ― the Parable of the Companions of Gardens This is a parable that Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala made of the behavior of the Quraysh unbelievers with the great mercy, and tremendous favors He granted them. The mercy and favor of sending of Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam to them. but they met him… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Qalam Ayaat 17-33

al-Qalam · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Qalam – An Overview

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Theme and Subject Matter: This Surah is also known as Surah Noon because of the harf-e-muqataat (the disjointed letter) at its beginning. It consists of three themes: replies to the opponents, warnings and admonitions, and encouragement… Continue reading Surah al-Qalam – An Overview