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    • Al-Jumu’a (Friday)
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      Al-Jumu’a (Friday)

      Al-Jumu’a (Friday)Rate this post بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يُسَبِّحُ لِلَّهِ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ الْمَلِكِ الْقُدُّوسِ الْعَزِيزِ الْحَكِيمِ {1} [Yusufali 62:1] Whatever is in the heavens and on earth, doth declare the Praises and Glory of Allah,- the Sovereign, the Holy One, the Exalted in Might, the […]

    •  The Recitation and Interpretation of the Quran
      The Recitation and Interpretation of the Quran
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      The Recitation and Interpretation of the Quran

      The Recitation and Interpretation of the Quran3.3 (65.29%) 34 votes This book is the first accurate English translation, with useful introduction and many valuable notes, of al-Ghazali’s Kitab Adab Tilawat al-Qu’ran, which is a part of his greatest work Ihya’ ‘Ulum al-Dini (The Revival of the Religious Sciences). In the Introduction of this translation (pages […]

    • QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs)
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      QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs)

      QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs)Rate this post QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs) »The surah that admonishes the first recipients of the Quran, the Meccan tribe of QURAYSH, to give thanks to the One God alone who had long bequeathed to them, in their desert surroundings, abundant provision […]

    • AL-BURŪJ The Houses البروج Meccan (surah 85 • 22 ayahs)
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      AL-BURŪJ The Houses البروج Meccan (surah 85 • 22 ayahs)

      AL-BURŪJ The Houses البروج Meccan (surah 85 • 22 ayahs)Rate this post AL-BURŪJ The Houses البروج Meccan (surah 85 • 22 ayahs) »The surah that opens with a three-part oath of the Divine One, who swears by the sky studded with THE HOUSES, by the assurance that the Day of Resurrection shall come, and by […]

    • AL-TAGHĀBUN Dispossession التغابن Medinan (surah 64 • 18 ayahs)
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      AL-TAGHĀBUN Dispossession التغابن Medinan (surah 64 • 18 ayahs)

      AL-TAGHĀBUN Dispossession التغابن Medinan (surah 64 • 18 ayahs)Rate this post AL-TAGHĀBUN Dispossession التغابن Medinan (surah 64 • 18 ayahs) »The surah that calls the Day of Judgement the day of DISPOSSESSION. For those who abandon faith and choose to disbelieve shall lose Paradise and be thrown into Hellfire, cheated forever from felicity by their […]

    • 3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: Madani
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      3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: Madani

      3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: MadaniRate this post 3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: Madani ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. ALIF LAM MIM. 2. God: there is no god but He, the living, eternal, self-subsisting, ever sustaining. 3. He has verily revealed to you this Book, in truth and confirmation […]

    • Al-Furqaan (The Criterion)
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      Al-Furqaan (The Criterion)

      Al-Furqaan (The Criterion)Rate this post بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. تَبَارَكَ الَّذِي نَزَّلَ الْفُرْقَانَ عَلَىٰ عَبْدِهِ لِيَكُونَ لِلْعَالَمِينَ نَذِيرًا {1} [Yusufali 25:1] Blessed is He who sent down the criterion to His servant, that it may be an admonition to all creatures;- الَّذِي لَهُ مُلْكُ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ وَلَمْ يَتَّخِذْ وَلَدًا […]

    • AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs)
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      AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs)

      AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs)Rate this post AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs) »The surah that mentions THE [GREAT] TIDING of the coming of the Day og Judgment, the truth of which people yet dispute. It takes its name from the expression “the great tiding” (al-nabaʾ […]

    • Ar-Rahman (The Beneficent)
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      Ar-Rahman (The Beneficent)

      Ar-Rahman (The Beneficent)Rate this post بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الرَّحْمَٰنُ {1} [Yusufali 55:1] (Allah) Most Gracious! عَلَّمَ الْقُرْآنَ {2} [Yusufali 55:2] It is He Who has taught the Qur’an. خَلَقَ الْإِنْسَانَ {3} [Yusufali 55:3] He has created man: عَلَّمَهُ الْبَيَانَ {4} [Yusufali 55:4] He has taught him speech (and intelligence). الشَّمْسُ وَالْقَمَرُ بِحُسْبَانٍ {5} [Yusufali 55:5] The sun and the moon […]

    • AL-QAṢAṢ The Story القصص Meccan (surah 28 • 88 ayahs)
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      AL-QAṢAṢ The Story القصص Meccan (surah 28 • 88 ayahs)

      AL-QAṢAṢ The Story القصص Meccan (surah 28 • 88 ayahs)Rate this post AL-QAṢAṢ The Story القصص Meccan (surah 28 • 88 ayahs) »The surah that mentions how Moses came to the wells of Midian and related to the aged believer, whose daughters he had helped, the series of events and THE STORY of his flight […]

    • 18 The Cave Al-Kalif: Makki
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      18 The Cave Al-Kalif: Makki

      18 The Cave Al-Kalif: MakkiRate this post 18 The Cave Al-Kalif: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. ALL PRAISE BE to God who has revealed to His votary the Book which is free of all obliquity, 2. Immutable, so that it may warn of a severe punishment from Him; and give […]

    • Al-A’araaf (The Heights)
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      Al-A’araaf (The Heights)

      Al-A’araaf (The Heights)Rate this post بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. المص {1} [Yusufali 7:1] Alif, Lam, Mim, Sad. كِتَابٌ أُنْزِلَ إِلَيْكَ فَلَا يَكُنْ فِي صَدْرِكَ حَرَجٌ مِنْهُ لِتُنْذِرَ بِهِ وَذِكْرَىٰ لِلْمُؤْمِنِينَ {2} [Yusufali 7:2] A Book revealed unto thee,- So let thy heart be oppressed no more by any difficulty on that account,- […]

    • AL-ʿANKABŪT The Spider العنكبوت Meccan (surah 29 • 69 ayahs)
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      AL-ʿANKABŪT The Spider العنكبوت Meccan (surah 29 • 69 ayahs)

      AL-ʿANKABŪT The Spider العنكبوت Meccan (surah 29 • 69 ayahs)Rate this post AL-ʿANKABŪT The Spider العنكبوت Meccan (surah 29 • 69 ayahs) »The surah that mentions the practical fragility of the webbed home of THE SPIDER as an analogy for those who take false deities as a shelter. It takes its name from verse 41 […]

    • Al-Ahqaf (The Dunes)
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      Al-Ahqaf (The Dunes)

      Al-Ahqaf (The Dunes)Rate this post بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. حم {1} [Shakir 46:1] Ha Mim. تَنْزِيلُ الْكِتَابِ مِنَ اللَّهِ الْعَزِيزِ الْحَكِيمِ {2} [Shakir 46:2] The revelation of the Book is from Allah, the Mighty, the Wise. مَا خَلَقْنَا السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا إِلَّا بِالْحَقِّ وَأَجَلٍ مُسَمًّى ۚ وَالَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا عَمَّا أُنْذِرُوا مُعْرِضُونَ {3} […]

    • 83 The Defrauders, Al-Mutaffifin: Makki
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      83 The Defrauders, Al-Mutaffifin: Makki

      83 The Defrauders, Al-Mutaffifin: MakkiRate this post 83 The Defrauders Al-Mutaffifin: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. WOE TO THOSE who give short measure, 2. Who insist on being given full when they take from others, 3. Whilst when they measure or weigh for them, give less. 4. Do they not […]

    • AL-AʿRĀF The Elevations الأعراف Meccan (surah 7 • 206 ayahs)
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      AL-AʿRĀF The Elevations الأعراف Meccan (surah 7 • 206 ayahs)

      AL-AʿRĀF The Elevations الأعراف Meccan (surah 7 • 206 ayahs)Rate this post AL-AʿRĀF The Elevations الأعراف Meccan (surah 7 • 206 ayahs) »The surah that depicts the final separation of the believers and unbelievers on the Day of Judgment by an unscalable edifice called THE ELEVATIONS that veils them from one another; but upon it […]

    • AL-MUJĀDILAH The Pleader المجادلة Medinan (surah 58 • 22 ayahs)
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      AL-MUJĀDILAH The Pleader المجادلة Medinan (surah 58 • 22 ayahs)

      AL-MUJĀDILAH The Pleader المجادلة Medinan (surah 58 • 22 ayahs)Rate this post AL-MUJĀDILAH The Pleader المجادلة Medinan (surah 58 • 22 ayahs) »The surah that mentions the complaint of Khawlah bint Thaʿlabah to the Prophet as THE PLEADER for dignity of women against the abominable practice whereby husbands estranged their wives from intimacy on false […]

    • 11 Hud Hud: Makki
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      11 Hud Hud: Makki

      11 Hud Hud: MakkiRate this post 11 Hud Hud: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. ALIF LAM RA. This is a Book whose verses are indeclinable and distinct, which comes from One who is most wise and all-knowing, 2. (Proclaiming) that you should worship none but God. Verily I bring to […]

    •  The Qur’an
      The Qur’an
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      The Qur’an

      The Qur’an3.3 (65.45%) 22 votes This superb new translation of the Qur’an is written in contemporary language that remains faithful to the meaning and spirit of the original, making the text crystal clear while retaining all of this great work’s eloquence. The translation is accurate and completely free from the archaisms, incoherence, and alien structures […]

    • Al-Tawba (The Repentance)
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      Al-Tawba (The Repentance)

      Al-Tawba (The Repentance)Rate this post بَرَاءَةٌ مِنَ اللَّهِ وَرَسُولِهِ إِلَى الَّذِينَ عَاهَدْتُمْ مِنَ الْمُشْرِكِينَ {1} [Shakir 9:1] (This is a declaration of) immunity by Allah and His Messenger towards those of the idolaters with whom you made an agreement. فَسِيحُوا فِي الْأَرْضِ أَرْبَعَةَ أَشْهُرٍ وَاعْلَمُوا أَنَّكُمْ غَيْرُ مُعْجِزِي اللَّهِ ۙ وَأَنَّ اللَّهَ مُخْزِي الْكَافِرِينَ {2} [Shakir 9:2] So go about in […]

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