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  • Meaning of Saamidoon [53:61] Date: 14-12-2005

    In Ayah 61 of Surah Najm, what exactly does 'Saamidoon' mean? Also, please quote some Hadeeth (if available) is referring to 'Saamidoon' of this Ayah. .. More

  • Were woman created from a rib? Date: 19-10-2005

    Can you please clarify to me what exactly does God mean when He Says that "Women are made from the ribs of men" does it mean that we women are made out of skeletal ribs that encloses their lungs and heart is made of men? Or does it have some deep meaning? What about the women who get divorce later on? And also the girls/women who die before they.. More

  • Explanation of Tafseer Date: 22-8-2005

    Can you please explain this verse: "The snake was sent down to Asbahan"? Tafseer Ibn Katheer: volume: 1, page: 199-200. .. More

  • Interpretation of Quran 17:110 Date: 11-8-2005

    The verse 17:110 says: "Neither speaks thy Prayer aloud, nor speaks it in a low tone, but seek a middle course between." In the above verse, it is mentioned that the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, should not pray neither aloud nor be silent. I read that the scholars say that the verse is specific to Tahajjud. On what basis do the scholars.. More

  • Wants explanation of Quran (53:38) Date: 11-7-2005

    I have a question about something I read in the Quran verse: 38 part 27, "That no burdened person (with sins) shall bear the burden (sins) of another." So, how is that possible if Aadams some who was the first to kill, he will take sins from everyone who kills after him? And how can someone who wears revealing clothes take sins for someone.. More

  • Explanation of Quranic verse Date: 15-6-2005

    Please refer Holy Quran 2:62 "Ennalladeena Amanoo Walladeena Hadoo wa Nnasaara wa Sabiyeena man Aamana Billaahi wal Yaumil Aaqhiri wa Amila Saalihan Falahum Ajruhum Entha Rabbihim wala Qaufun alayhim walaahum yahsinoon." Please explain this Ayah. Some Christian clerics are justifying their belief by quoting this Ayah and they argue they will.. More

  • Those who may touch the Books of Allaah Date: 20-4-2005

    My question is that can we read Qur'an without Wudu? I mean we are pure but none in the state of Wudu in such a situation can we read Qur'an. Also I want to know that there is one Ayah in Qur'an mentioning that none can touch this book but only the pure one. So I want to know that does this Ayah speak about the Book is Qur'an or Lauh Al-Mahfuz... More

  • Al-Buruj Date: 30-3-2005

    What is the meaning of Al-Buruj? What is the exact Tafseer of Al-Buruj? .. More

  • Explanation of Quranic verse (4:34) Date: 28-2-2005

    I have a question about the Ayah that says. "Men are the maintainers of women because Allaah has made some of them to excel others and because they spend out of their property; the good women are therefore obedient, guarding the unseen as Allaah has guarded; and (as to) those on whose part you fear desertion, admonish them, and leave them.. More

  • Wants explanation of Qur'anic verse (2:256) Date: 28-2-2005

    The site below claims that the verse: 2:256 is only applicable for people of scriptures (Jews, Christians) and not polytheists. The site says that the polytheists are to be killed if they don't accept Islam. Why such a harsh punishment for polytheist? Is it not a right of every individual to adopt the faith which he likes? I cannot.. More

  • Interpretation of a Qur'an verse [65:12] Date: 22-2-2005

    Can you tell me the Tafseer of Ayah 12 of Surah At-Talaq in full explanation? Both what is the Dhaeef and Saheeh? .. More

  • Meaning of Qur'anic verse (Al-'Imran 3:112) Date: 30-11-2004

    A verse in Surah Al-'Imran 3:112 says that the Jews will ever live in poverty and disgrace, but we find them rich and prosperous. What is the correct interpretation of the verse? .. More

  • Explanation of Qur'anic verses (25: 63-76) Date: 25-10-2004

    I have another question. Could you please explain in detail the qualities of "Ibaadur-Rahman" (servants of the Most Merciful) as stated in Surat al-Furqaan, Ayah: 63-77 and also please explain "Ghurfah" (the chamber) in Paradise, what have our earlier scholars especially Imaam Al-Qurtubi said about this chamber? .. More

  • The meaning of Qur'an (3:7) Date: 29-7-2004

    I'd like to know the meaning of the Surah 3:7.What are the "basic's of the Book"(Umm al-kitab) and "and others are not of well- established meaning"... More

  • Meaning of Qur'an 39:8 Date: 20-7-2004

    Please explain the following " and when some hurt touches man, he cries to his lord (Allah) turning to Him in repentance, but when He bestows a favour upon him from Himself, he forgets that for which he cried for before , and he sets up rivals to Allah, in order to mislead others from his path. Say: " Take pleasure in your disbelief for a while: surely,.. More