Quran Summaries – 10/30

Quran Summaries – 10/30

🌙 Quran Summaries – 10/30 🌙 Al-Anfal (81-end) Al-Taubah (1-92) The final ten verses of al-Anfal (Spoils of War) remind the believer that victory in battle is not dependent on huge numbers or military might but rather constancy in faith and patience, a recurring theme throughout the Qur’an. It also covers the issue of the

Quran Summaries – 9/30

🌙 Quran Summaries – 9/30 🌙 Al-’Araf (88-end) Al-Anfal (1-80) In the remaining verses of al-’Araf, Allah tells us, in considerable depth, the story of Musa (Moses AS) and his struggle with the great enemy of Allah, the Pharaoh. Furthermore, we are told of Musa’s AS experiences with the Children of Israel with many important

Quran Summaries – 8/30

🌙 *Quran Summaries – 8/30* 🌙 6. Al-An’am (111-end) 7. Al-’Araf (1-87) Allah concludes al-An’am (Cattle) by continuing on the topic of Tawhid (Divine Unity). The verses in this part of the chapter also contain details of food that is prohibited and lawful for a Muslim. Allah warns of his decree for those who do

Quran Summaries – 7/30

🌙 *Quran Summaries – 7/30* 🌙 5. Al-Ma’idah (82-end) 6. Al-An’am (1-110) In this Juz, Allah concludes the chapter of al-Ma’idah (Table Spread) with a number of rulings on oath-taking, game and hunting and the prohibition of alcohol. In a continuing theme running through this chapter, the final verses of the chapter are concerning Christianity,

Quran Summaries – 6/30

🌙 Quran Summaries – 6/30 🌙 4. Al-Nisa (148-end) 5. Al-Ma’idah (1-81) Having previously refuted the People of the Book and their beliefs with regards to Esa (Jesus AS) and His Mother, Maryam (Mary), Allah now expands on how the People of the Book went wrong. It tells us of how Esa AS was raised

Ramadan Reminders 5/30

🌙 *Ramadan Reminders 5* 🌙 *Increasing the recitation of the Quran* The relationship between the Quran and this month is evident from this statement of the Prophet ﷺ narrated by Abdullah bin Umar: “The Fast and the Quran will both intercede for the servant on the day of Qiyaamah. The Fast will plead ‘O Lord,

Quran Summarises – 4/30

🌙 *Quran Summarises – 4/30* 🌙 3. Aal-Imran (92-end) 4. Al-Nisa (1-23) Having appealed to the Christians in the preceding part of Aal-‘Imran and the Jews in the previous chapter, Allah now directs His verses to the Muslim community. This begins with a call for the Muslim community to remain united, holding fast to the

Quran Summaries – 3/30

🌙 *Quran Summaries – 3/30* 🌙 2. Al-Baqarah (253-end) 3. Aal-Imran (1-92) This Juz concludes the longest chapter of the Qur’an which contains the greatest verse – Ayat ul-Kursi (verse 255). This immense verse is the greatest single verse in the Qur’an, and its memorisation, understanding and recitation will derive many benefits for the worshipper.

Quran Summaries – 2/30

🌙 *Quran Summaries – 2/30* 🌙 2. Al-Baqarah (142 – 252) In this Juz, Allah responds to the Jews of the time and the accusations they made when the direction of prayer was changed from the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem to al-Ka’bah in Makkah. Importantly Allah concludes the issue by indicating that purification of one’s

Quran Summaries Series 1/30

🌙 *Quran Summaries Series* 🌙 Assalaamu Allaycom. May you and your family have the most productive and blessed Ramadan ever. My apologies for the long introductory message. The intention of this series is to bring to light some of the main lessons and themes of each Juz’ (about 20pages/ one thirtieth) of the Quran that