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

YasSarNal QuR’aN: We have made the Qur’an easy!

Allah Tabaaraka Wa Ta’aala repeats this ayah وَلَقَدْ يَسَّرْنَا الْقُرْآنَ لِلذِّكْرِ فَهَلْ مِن مُّدَّكِرٍ four times in Surah al Qamar.

In the Qur’an, where there is repetition of an ayah, there is emphasis. There is meaning. There is a loud and clear message.

This ayah, which is profound in its message, is a crystal clear proclamation from Allah subhanahu wa Ta’aala that He has “indeed made the Qur’an easy“. Let us understand this ayah by splitting into three parts:

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July 20, 2014 Posted by | Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

When the Call is Proclaimed on Friday……

Dear brothers & sisters, Assalamu Alaikum.

Presenting the Tafseer of verses 9 to 11 of Surah al Jumu’ah by Allamah Ibn Kathir.  Continue reading

December 20, 2013 Posted by | Surah al Jumu'ah | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Do not emulate the Jews!!

Note: This is the second post on the series Yaaa Ayyuhal Lazeena Aamanu, alhamdulillah.

In the first post I discussed the last verse first. That is, the ayah of Surah At-Tahreem discussed in the first post  is the last verse in the Qur’an as far as the verses commencing with Yaaa Ayyuhal Lazeena Aamanu is concerned.

Today I would like to discuss on Ayah No. 104 of Surah al Baqarah which is the first ayah in the Qur’an to commence with the phrase, “Yaaa Ayyuhal Lazeena Aamanu”.

In this ayah, Allah addresses the Believers asking them NOT TO emulate the Jews in their play on certain Arabic words when speaking to the Prophet Sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam.

Allah, therefore, forbade His believing servants from imitating the behavior and deeds of the disbelievers either in tongue or deed.   Continue reading

May 16, 2013 Posted by | O You Who Believe!, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Significance of Last Two Verses of Surah Al Baqarah

Update on 8th March 2020: Go to this link for Inter-active Notebook, Presentations, Quiz etc.

These two are truly the cosmic verses of the Qur’an. For they were revealed to the Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings of Allah be upon him, not on the Earth but up above the seven heavens on the occasion of Me’raaj. Let us try to understand the significance of these two beautiful verses of the glorious Qur’an.  Continue reading

August 2, 2010 Posted by | Reflections, Surah al Baqarah | , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments


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