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Taaghuut. What is Taaghuut?

بسم الله والصلاة ةالسلام على رسول الله

Qur’anic words are more complex, richer and eloquent. They convey myriad of meanings.

Translators find it difficult to convey their precise interpretation. Taaghuut is one such word.

The best approach would be to retain such a word without translating it, and let the Qur’anic Arabic speak for itself.  Continue reading

February 26, 2017 Posted by | Kalimaat: Qur'anic Words, Qur'anic Phrases, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dignity Vs Disgrace

Long ago I had done a presentation on Shirk and Zulm. Today I felt like presenting it in the form of a picture post for the benefit of larger readership, Inshaa’allah

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January 5, 2015 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted), Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Prophet Ibraheem in the Qur’an, Part 2

Presenting more Qur’anic insight into the life and times of Prophet Ibraheem عليه السلام Continue reading

October 23, 2012 Posted by | Hajj related, Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Prophet Ibraheem in the Qur’an, Part 1

Hajj season is an occasion to recall the inspiring life and times of Prophet Ibraheem عليه السلام

His name is mentioned 69 times in the Qur’an. Presenting here some selected verses discussing the Story of Ibraheem (Peace and blessings of Allah be upon him)  Continue reading

October 20, 2012 Posted by | Hajj related, Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

“Indeed polytheism is a mighty oppression”

 by Sheikh Sâlih al-Zahrânî

Allah says: “Behold! Luqmân said to his son exhorting him: ‘O my son! Join not any partners with Allah. Indeed polytheism is a mighty oppression’. Sûrah Luqmân: 13] Continue reading

December 5, 2010 Posted by | Polytheism, Surah Luqman | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment