YasSarNalQuR'aN

An effort in f a c i l i t a t i o n

Wal’laahul Musta’aan

Dear brothers/sisters, Assalamu Alaikum. I was thinking of writing on this inspiring topic since a long time and today, alhamdulillah, I am able to make it. Please read on, Inshaa’Allah.

Can there be any Salah (prayer) without the recitation of Surah al Fatihah? NO, right?

Do you know that every time we recite Surah al Fatihah, we Muslims make a commitment to Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala: That we worship Him Alone and we seek help from Him Alone!  Continue reading

February 9, 2013 Posted by | Asmaa ul Husna: Attributive Names, Qur'anic Phrases, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Word For Word Translation of the Qur’an

By the grace of Allah, I am presenting herewith ‘A Word For Word Translation of the Qur’an’ by Muhammad Mohar Ali. This work is of immense importance and everyone wanting to understand the Qur’an in a better way must possess a copy of this.

The work has been originally published in 3 volumes. This set places one or a couple of words of the ‘ayah in one line of a column and gives their meanings side by side in another column, taking care to see that the flow and intelligibility of the English meanings are not thereby lost.  Continue reading

July 26, 2012 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Welcome to the Grand Opening

A Muslim logs in to the Qur’an by using the prophetic password Ta’woodh and Tasmiah* and enters the amazing World of Spiritual Bliss through its Grand Opening, Al Fatihah.  He knows very well that he must begin every act of his in the name of Allah and that anything which is begun not in Allah’s name is deprived of all blessings.

Beginning in the name of Allah, a Muslim submits to the fact that all praise can only belong to the Rabb, the Lord whose Mercy engulfs all beings. Such a Lord is the Creator, Nourisher, Cherisher, Protector and Controller of not only this world but a million other worlds.  Continue reading

July 22, 2012 Posted by | Reflections, Surah al Fatihah | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment