Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Story of the Dead People

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 243  The following ayaat encourage the believers to not shy away from sacrificing their lives in the path of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala. Life and death are subservient to the destiny determined by Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, going into a battle… Continue reading The Story of the Dead People

Al-Adiyat · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Al-Adiyat Ayah 7 – 11

The Threat about the Hereafter In ayah 7, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala talks about man witnessing his own ungratefulness towards Allah. He says, “And indeed, he is to that a witness.” Qatadah and Sufyan Ath-Thawri both said, “And indeed Allah is a witness to that.” It is also possible that the pronoun (He) could be… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Al-Adiyat Ayah 7 – 11

Al-Adiyat · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Adiyaat Ayah 1 – 6

Ungratefulness of Man and His Zeal for Wealth Part 1 In Surah Adiyaat Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala presents how ungrateful man is. He begins the Surah by swearing by the horses when they are galloping into battlefield in His path (i.e., Jihad), and thus they run and pant. This is the sound heard from the… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Adiyaat Ayah 1 – 6

al-Ma`arij · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Ma’arij Ayaat 19-35

Man is Impatient In the following ayaat we will study the ideal character that is required of a Muslim. These ayaat are similar to those that appear in Surah Mominoon. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “Verily, man was created very impatient,” (70: 19). He goes on to explain this statement,… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Ma’arij Ayaat 19-35

An-Nisa · Juz 5 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 37

Topic: The Censure of Stingy Behavior Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala chastises the stingy behavior of those who refuse to spend their money for what Allah ordered them, such as being kind to parents and compassionate to relatives, orphans, the poor, the relative who is also a neighbor, the companion during travel, the needy wayfarer, the… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Nisa Ayah 37