al-Ma`arij · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Ma’arij – 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: Surah al-Ma’arij admonishes and gives warning to the unbelievers who made fun about the coming of Resurrection and the Hereafter, the Heaven and the Hell. They challenged the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa… Continue reading Surah al-Ma’arij – An Overview

an-Nuh · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Nuh Ayaat 21-28

Ayaat 21-24 ― Prophet Nuh Complains about His People’s Response Before we begin studying the tafseer of these ayaat one thing that should be kept in mind is that Prophet Nuh ‘alayhi salaam did not turn to Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala complaining about his people at once. It took him nine hundred and fifty years… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Nuh Ayaat 21-28

an-Nuh · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah Nuh – 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: In the Surahs that we have studied so far, we have noticed that there is a common theme. These Surahs talk about tazkiyah [self-purification] and discipline. Two elements required to become a… Continue reading Surah Nuh – An Overview

al-Mursalat · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah Mursalat Tafseer Ayaat 29-40

Ayaat 29-34 – The driving of the Criminals to their Final Abode In these ayaat Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala informs the deniers of Resurrection about the punishment that lies ahead. On the Day of Judgment it will be said to them, The word intaliqu [انطَلِقُوا] is from the root tay-laam-qaf and it means ‘to start… Continue reading Surah Mursalat Tafseer Ayaat 29-40

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-Buruj · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Buruj Ayaat 10-22

Part 1 | Part 2 Different Paths Different Destinies “Indeed, those who have tortured the believing men and believing women and then have not repented will have the punishment of Hell, and they will have the punishment of the Burning Fire." What happens on earth in this first life is not the end of the story.… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Buruj Ayaat 10-22

Al-A`la · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 9-19

Ayaat 9-13 - Remind, if the Reminder Should Benefit “So remind, if the reminder should benefit,” [87:9] After assuring the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala reminds him of his main purpose that was to call people to goodness. The reason that Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala took care of his Qur’an preservation,… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 9-19

Books · Friday · Worship

[Sermons Series] Prophet Discourages Liking this Life

The Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam once gave a sermon in which he said after thanking Allah and praising Him: “O people! This life is the dwelling of crookedness not straightness, and the residence of sadness rather than happiness. Those who acquire knowledge in its true reality will not feel joy in times of ease,… Continue reading [Sermons Series] Prophet Discourages Liking this Life