Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5

 Ayah 4: وَالَّذِينَ يُؤْمِنُونَ بِمَآ أُنزِلَ إِلَيْكَ وَمَآ أُنزِلَ مِن قَبْلِكَ وَبِالأْخِرَةِ هُمْ يُوقِنُونَ “And who have faith in what is revealed to you and in what was revealed before you, and in the Hereafter they are certain.” The people described here (2:4) are those whom Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala described in the preceding ayah. … Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 4 and 5

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

[Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 51 – 53

Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala gave the Torah to Musa `alayhi salaam in forty days and nights. [The Arabic word Laila is used both for day as well as night because a new day in lunar calendar begins after Maghrib]. However, when it came to the Qur'an, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala didn't reveal it at once.… Continue reading [Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 51 – 53

Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

[Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 49 – 53

In Surah al-Baqarah the khitab [address] is mainly to the Bani Israel [Jews living in Madina]. They are being narrated tales of their ancestors [who lived in Egypt, Syria and Palestine area, (at one time in History this was all same region)] during the times of Prophet Musa `alayhi salaam. The Surah highlights examples of… Continue reading [Reflections] Surah al-Baqarah Ayaat 49 – 53

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 154 – 157

What It Means to Have the Book? After Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala described the Qur’an stating that this is the straight He praises the Torah and its Messenger. He says, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala often mentions the Qur’an and Torah together as can be seen in Surah al-Ahqaf Ayah 12, Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 91 and… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 154 – 157

An-Nisa · Juz 6 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 160 and 161

When We are Ungrateful Allah Snatches Away Blessings We have previously mentioned several wrongdoings of the Jews and the punishment they faced, these ayaat talk about some more vices of theirs and mentions yet another kind of punishment as well. This punishment will visit them on the Day of Judgment. But, right here in this… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 160 and 161