Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Reason and Wisdom Behind the Defeat at Uhud

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 165 – 168 People who think have a tendency of reflecting over each situation or incident of their lives. When the Companions radhiAllahu ‘anhum suffered defeat in the Battle of Uhud, they reflected on the reasons behind this defeat. Having won in the Battle of Badr, they were disturbed by the… Continue reading The Reason and Wisdom Behind the Defeat at Uhud

Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Allah’s Help and Support for the Believers

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 149 – 152 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala warns His believing servants against obeying the disbelievers and hypocrites because such obedience leads to utter destruction in this life and the Hereafter. Background of the Revelation of the Ayaat Mufti Muhammad Shafi Usmani writes in his Tafseer, Ma’arif-ul-Qur’an, the word sultan meaning “authority” includes… Continue reading Allah’s Help and Support for the Believers

Aal-Imran · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Wisdom Behind the Losses Muslim Suffered in the Battle of Uhud

Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayaat 137 – 143 In these beautiful ayaat, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala teaches us how to handle tests and trials in our lives. When we are tested in our life, we should look at those who are going through severe trials. Tests and trials are a part of life. They are not… Continue reading The Wisdom Behind the Losses Muslim Suffered in the Battle of Uhud

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

Love for Cattle and Fertile Land

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Aal-Imran Ayah 14 [Part 2] For many people farming is tempting. Their lives revolve around their cattle and fertile land. As long as the farm is a source of earning a halal livelihood they are not wrong, but when the work consumes a person… Continue reading Love for Cattle and Fertile Land

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

The True Value of this Earthly Life

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah Aal-Imran Ayah 14 [Part 1] In the previous ayaat we studied about the hostility of the previous nations and their subsequent humiliation. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala now explains the reason for this hostility – the love for this worldly life. The greed… Continue reading The True Value of this Earthly Life

Aal-Imran · Juz 3 · Qur'an Tafseer

On the Day of Resurrection, No Wealth or Offspring Shall Avail

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Aal-Imran Ayaat 10 – 11 The previous ayaat ended on the reminder of the Day of Judgment that it will be a day when all disputes will be settled and people will be compensated according to their efforts. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reminds… Continue reading On the Day of Resurrection, No Wealth or Offspring Shall Avail

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Allah is with the Patient

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful In this ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala discloses the secret tool for success. It is not one’s might or superiority, but the permission of Allah and patience. “And when Saul went forth with the soldiers, he said, ‘Indeed, Allah will be testing you with… Continue reading Allah is with the Patient

Hadith · Kitab Al-Emaan · Knowing the Prophet · Saheeh Al-Bukhari

Hadeeth # 18: Punishment in this World is Expiation for Sins

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated ‘Ubada ibn As-Samit who took part in the battle of Badr and was a Naqib (a person heading a group of six persons), on the night of Al-‘Aqaba pledge: Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said while a group of his Companions were… Continue reading Hadeeth # 18: Punishment in this World is Expiation for Sins

Dhul Hijjah · Hajj · Islamic Months

Hajj to the House: Virtues and Secrets

It is a sign of the infinite mercy of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala towards His slaves that He has legislated for them several acts of obedience, opened the gates of mercy before them, encouraged them to attain His reward and invited them to draw closer to Him. When they do so, in turn, He will… Continue reading Hajj to the House: Virtues and Secrets

Ask Huda · Q & A

Ask Huda Episodes Aug 2nd and 4th 2015

Here are some of the questions, answered by Dr. Muhammad Salah: Q. Can I recite ayaat-ul-Kursi and Muadathatein in my heart? Ans. Recitation is that in which tongue and lips are moved, and your heart is attentive. Not moving the tongue or lips does not come under recitation. You can recite the athkar in your… Continue reading Ask Huda Episodes Aug 2nd and 4th 2015