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“Idara” of the Qur’an

The ruling of “Idara” of the Qur’an: The “Idara” of the Qur’an includes types, among which is that a group sit down to revise the Qur’an and one of them reads a little; a juz’, a page, an ayah or more, then the next person continues from where the former had stopped and so on. Shaikhul Islam Ibn Taymiyyah رحمه الله said: “The “Idarah” way of reciting is good according to most of the scholars” الفتاوى …

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Him before her… Her before him…

Allaah said: Cut off (from the wrist joint) the (right) hand of the thief, male or female, as a recompense for that which they committed, a punishment by way of example from Allah. And Allah is All-Powerful, All-Wise. {5:38} And He said: The woman and the man guilty of illegal sexual intercourse, flog each of them with a hundred stripes. {24:2} What has preceded are two aayaat that describe the punishment of two major sins; …

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The men of knowledge

Al Baaji (رحمه الله) reported that Imam Malik (رحمه الله) said: Indeed the people are four types in terms of their knowledge A man who learnt knowledge, so he acted by it and taught it. His similitude in the Book of Allaah, the Most High is:  إِنَّمَا يَخْشَى اللَّـهَ مِنْ عِبَادِهِ الْعُلَمَاءُ – “It is only those who have knowledge among His slaves that fear Allaah.” 35:28 A man who learnt knowledge, so he acted …

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Do you know who made dua for you?

Do you know that the angles who carry the Throne made Dua for you ? Do you know that also Noah (عليه السلام) made Dua for you ? What if you know that Ibrahim (عليه السلام) has also made Dua for you ? Yes, and also Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) has made Dua for you. Here you see where the Angles made Dua for you, Allah said: Those (angels) who bear the Throne (of …

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Tafseer of Surat Al-Haqqah (2)

See here for part 1 of the tafseer of this Surah [69:9] {And Fir’aun (Pharaoh), and those before him, and the cities overthrown [the towns of the people of [Lout (Lot)] committed sin,} In the previous ayah Allaah asked if there were any remnants left of the nations of the past, then He سبحانه و تعالى mentioned some of these nations by name. Fir’aun (Pharaoh) of Egypt is mentioned often in the Qur’aan. He is the …

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The Day of Resurrection

We have many descriptions for this tremendous day in the Book of Allaah. It is the day that every soul, from the beginning of time to the end will be presented before Allaah. “And every one of them will come to Him alone on the Day of Resurrection (without any helper, or protector or defender).” [Surat Maryam: 95] “And they will be presented before your Lord in rows, [and He will say], “You have certainly …

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A Quranic Gem

Allaah says: And Fir’aun (Pharaoh), and those before him, and the cities overthrown [the towns of the people of [Lout (Lot)] committed sin, They disobeyed their Lord’s Messenger, so He punished them with a strong punishment. Verily! When the water rose beyond its limits [Nuh’s (Noah) Flood], We carried you (mankind) in the floating [ship that was constructed by Nuh (Noah)]. “That We might make it for you a reminder and [that] a conscious ear …

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Tafseer of Surat Al-Haqqah (1)

[Tafseer of Surat Al-Haqqah] This is a surah which was revealed in Makkah, and is a surah from the part of the Qur’aan known as ‘mufassal’. The section known as mufassal is from Surah Qaf to Surah an-Naas. It is known as such because it has many fusool i.e. separations, meaning many basmalahs. There are three types of mufassal suwar: • Long- from Surah Qaf to an-Naba’ • Middle- from Surah an-Naba to adh-Dhuha • …

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“How do I know that I appreciate the Quran ?”

Question: How do I know that I appreciate the Quran and love it ? Answer: you know how much you appreciate and love the Quran when you establish the orders in it, and stay away from it’s prohibitions, when you feel that you miss reading and listening to it every single day.

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