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  • Abrogation of verse [2:240] by verse [2:234] Date: 13-3-2017

    I was reading the Tafseer (exegesis) of Surah Al-Baqarah, verse 240, and it said that it was abrogated by verse 234. Can I please get an explanation why that is so, and how could we reflect on verse 240? .. More

  • Interpretation of verse: {And it is We Who were the inheritors.} [Quran 28:58] Date: 20-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering what "We inherited them" means in 28:58. .. More

  • Meaning of 'beating' in verses [4:34] and [38:44] Date: 20-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholar. May Allaah bless you for your efforts. Scholar, could you please interpret these two verses from the Quran, one of my mates says that the Quran states and supports beating women, and he quoted verses [Quran 4:34] and [Quran 38:44]. Please interpret them in detail with the etymology of the words beating the women in Arabic.. More

  • Meaning of ‘Faaliq al-Habbi wan-Nawa' Date: 16-2-2017

    What does Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,mean in the supplication, “My Lord, the Lord of the heavens, the earth and everything, Who causes the grain and the fruit-stone to split...” [Al-Bukhaari, Muslim, At-Tirmithi, Abu Daawood, and others] What does he mean with, “Who causes the grain and fruit stone to split”? Does this.. More

  • Tafseer of verse 42:29 Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. What did the scholars of Tafseer (exegesis) say regarding verse 42:29? .. More

  • Interpretation of verse: {And your Lord has come and the angels, rank upon rank} Date: 9-1-2017

    Please comment on the verse that goes:{And your Lord has come and the angels, rank upon rank.} .. More

  • The meaning of Sirius in verse 53:49 Date: 9-1-2017

    Please comment on the verse: {And that it is He Who is the Lord of Sirius} [Quran 50:53] .. More

  • Interpretation of verse 53:13 Date: 9-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Sir. I am having problems regarding Quran translation. I have downloaded several Quran apps and PDFs on my phone (approximately seven) and I cannot determine which one has good meanings in interpretation. So I took a verse from all of those [4:3], which I read in a Bengali translation of the Quran in my home some days ago. So when.. More

  • Meaning of 'Aathaaran' in verses 40:21 and 40:82 Date: 5-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering, what do 40:21 40:82 mean by 'impressions' does it mean 'left' or 'made' If Aathaaran in this verse means traces, then does it mean that those traces show that they were superior, or does it mean that those traces are still superior to your houses now, or does it mean that the traces of the houses were superior before.. More

  • Meaning of 'Farth' in verse 16:66 Date: 24-12-2016

    What is the correct translation of the word Farth in the context of Surah An-Nahl, verse 66? .. More

  • Why women are mentioned separately in verse 49:11 Date: 6-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering why women have been mentioned separately in 49:11, because when it says people, I thought that that would include men and women, and even if it did mean men, then why are men and women mentioned separately? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Difference between fatigue and weariness in Quran verse 35:35 Date: 21-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering; what does 35: 35 mean in the Quran because the words fatigue and weariness mean the same thing. May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Meaning of 'Iqaamat Ad-Deen' Date: 21-11-2016

    Please explain the meaning of 'Iqaamat Ad-Deen' (establishing the religion). How can we achieve it? .. More

  • Meaning of 'creation' in verse 14:19 Date: 19-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. {Have you not seen that Allah created the heavens and the earth in truth? If He wills, He can do away with you and produce a new creation.} [Quran 14: 19] What is meant with 'a new creation'? .. More

  • Meaning of 'acquiring wealth' in verse 7:188 Date: 16-11-2016

    How could the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, havegained an abundance of wealth if he knew the unseen, as in the verse 7: 188? Please give me a good, satisfying answer, and may Allaah help you to do so. .. More