Juz 1 | Juz 2 As we look into these pearls of peace, we ask Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala to grant us the peace that we are so desperately searching for, along with contentment of the soul. Remember that as long as we follow that which Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has told us we will… Continue reading Pearls of Peace – Juz 3
Juz 1 We hope that the first fast of this blessed month of Ramadan has gone smoothly. When you feel the hours are too long think of the places where people fast for eighteen or even more hours. May Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala allow us to make the best of this month, ameen. Let’s… Continue reading Pearls of Peace – Juz 2
رَبَّنَا تَقَبَّلْ مِنَّا ۖ إِنَّكَ أَنتَ السَّمِيعُ الْعَلِيم “Our Lord, accept [this] from us. Indeed You are the All-Hearing, the All-Knowing.” [Al-Baqarah 2: 127]
The purpose of sharing these summaries and lessons is to encourage you and ourselves to ponder through the Qur'an and not just recite it to finish it. What is the message of the Qur'an? What is Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala teaching us through these ayaat. May Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala allow us to build a strong relationship with the Qur'an. رَبَّنَا تَقَبَّلْ مِنَّا ۖ… Continue reading Journey through the Qur’an – Juz 1 – Surah Al-Baqarah [Lessons]
Memorize these du'as and ask Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala for guidance and acceptance of deeds with a conscious heart. Does anyone know which of these are the du'as that some prophets (AS) made? Can you identify the Prophet and his du'a? Share with us.
What are some of your favorite ayaat from Juz 1?
Some of us have high aspirations but we are unable to accomplish what desire. How can we overcome this? Start with the Du'a. Be sincere in your intention and ask Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala to ease your task. We are surrounded by distractions. We turn on our computer to take an online class and get distracted by… Continue reading Journey through the Qur’an – Juz 1 [Guidance]
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 285 – 286 We have reached the end of the longest Surah of the Qur’an - Al-Baqarah. The last two ayaat of this Surah have great virtue. About them the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, مَنْ قَرَأَ بِالْآيَتَيْنِ مِنْ… Continue reading The Last Two Ayaat of Surah Al-Baqarah and their Virtue
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 284 The earlier ayah mentioned the command to reveal evidence and forbade its concealment. This ayah is also a complement of the same subject. Here, a warning has been given that it is haram [unlawful] to conceal evidence. Anyone who conceals the… Continue reading Accountability of the Concealed Thoughts of the Heart