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Pearls of Peace – Juz 8

Juz 1 | Juz 2 | Juz 3 | Juz 4 | Juz 5 | Juz 6 | Juz 7 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala takes our mind to look within ourselves – to the dual lives that we live. There are people who apparently seem pious and righteous but they are engaged in sins that only they know. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “And leave what… Continue reading Pearls of Peace – Juz 8

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace – Juz 7

Juz 1 | Juz 2 | Juz 3 | Juz 4 | Juz 5 | Juz 6 Surah Al-Ma'idah (contd.) Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala tells us what we should consume, “And eat of what Allah has provided for you, lawful and good,” [5:88]. The halal and tayab means no begging, no stealing and no eyeing what your neighbors are eating. Do not put anything and… Continue reading Pearls of Peace – Juz 7

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Pearls of Peace from Juz 7

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6 As we are seated in our houses in comfort and peace, there are fellow Muslims across the globe suffering for various reasons. Some of them are being tested by famine. Some of them are showered with bombs. Some of them are gripped by civil war. We might… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 7

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 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 33 and 34

Comforting the Prophet In Ayah 33, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala comforts His Messenger sallAllahu `alayhi wa sallam in his grief over his people’s denial and defiance of him. He says, We know indeed the grief which their words cause you; it is not you that they deny, but it is the ayaat of Allah that… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 33 and 34

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 24

People Lie Against Themselves In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is addressing the Prophet sallAllahu aalyhi wa sallam, He says, انظُرْ كَيْفَ كَذَبُواْ عَلَى أَنفُسِهِمْ وَضَلَّ عَنْهُمْ مَّا كَانُواْ يَفْتَرُونَ Look! How they lie against themselves! But the (lie) which they invented will disappear from them. The event has not really happened but Allah… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 24

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 7

Censuring the Rebellious and their Refusal to Accept Human Messengers This ayah was revealed in the background of a particular incident. Abdullah ibn Umaiyyah had made a hostile demand before the Prophet salAllahu aalyhi wa sallam that he cannot believe in the Prophet until he saw him climbing all the way to the heavens and… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 7

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 2

What is it that Makes Man Doubt the Coming of the Last Hour? After talking about the creation of the heavens and the earth, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reminds mankind about its own creation. He says, هُوَ الَّذِى خَلَقَكُمْ مِّن طِينٍ He it is Who has created you from clay… The word “tineen” [طِين] is… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayah 2