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Fearing the Merciful

Dear sisters and brothers, Assalamu Alaikum. Bismillah….

We have read Surah Yaseen many times, right? Have we ever paused to understand its meaning?

Today I will focus on one phrase that is mentioned in two places in the Qur’an – in Surah Yaseen and Surah Qaaf: khashiyar Rahmaan. Continue reading

November 19, 2011 Posted by | Reflections, Surah Yaseen | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Surah Yaseen: Word-to-word translation

Many Muslims read Surah Yaseen almost on a daily basis. However, it is would be prudent on our part to read the Surah with understanding.  A good approach towards understanding the meanings is to learn by way of word-to-word translation.  Continue reading

January 7, 2011 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted), Surah Yaseen | , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Memorizing the Qur’an and Virtues of Surahs Naba, Yaseen, Waqi’ah and Mulk

Praise be to Allaah.


With regard to the virtues of Soorat al-Naba’ and the reward for reading it, we do not know of anything that applies specifically to this soorah apart for what is known about the rest of the Qur’aan; there is nothing special about this soorah as it were, apart from what we know that whoever reads one letter of the Qur’aan will have one good deed is recorded for him. ‘Abd-Allaah ibn Mas’ood said: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Whoever reads one letter from the Book of Allaah will earn one good (hasanah) thereby. One good deed is equal to ten good deeds the like of it. I do not say that Alif-Lam-Mim is a letter, but Alif is a letter, Laam is a letter and Meem is a letter.’”

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June 29, 2010 Posted by | Memorization, Surah al Mulk, Surah Al Waqiah, Surah Naba, Surah Yaseen, Virtues of Qur'an Recitation | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Importance and Virtues of Surah Yaseen

Surat Yaseen contains a very important message about the resurrection and life after death. The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) recommended that it be read in front of a dying person. Reading it at times of distress is also helpful, as mentioned in several Prophetic hadiths.

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June 26, 2010 Posted by | Surah Yaseen | , , , , , , | Leave a comment