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Pomegranates in the Qur’an: Yummy Yummy :)

Pomegranates are so juicy, delicious, nutritious, yummy yummy, right?

There was a mention about pomegranates in one of ayahs discussed yesterday, which inspired me to come up with this post!

Peeling and eating pomegranate seeds is so exotic, entertaining and lovely experience 🙂 Having a super cool drink of this amazing fruit is refreshing and relaxing 🙂

Allah, the Creator, uses the word “Rum’maan”  for pomegranates in the Qur’an, and Rum’maan occurs three times in Qur’an.  Continue reading

May 29, 2013 Posted by | Fruits in the Qu'ran | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Matters concerning Rizq and spending in the way of Allah

Alhamdulillah, this is the Eighth post in the series Yaaa Ayyuhal Lazeena Aamanu.

Today’s ayah is Ayah No. 254 which is also from Surah al Baqarah.

In this ayah, Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta’aala not only motivates His Believers to “Spend of what We have provided for you” but also warns them of dire consequences if they refuse to act.

Infaaq fee Sabeelillah, that is “spending in the way of Allah” is an important concept in Islam. It is the proof of a Muslim’s goodness.  Continue reading

May 24, 2013 Posted by | O You Who Believe!, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments