Tafseer means to explain, usually it is to explain the Qur'an.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

0
votes
2answers
36 views

As per Islam, respect is earned or it is given by God only?

I have a query on this verse from Surah Al Imran (ayah no 26) Say, "O Allah , Owner of Sovereignty, You give sovereignty to whom You will and You take sovereignty away from whom You will. You ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

How can the muslims be “forceful” and “merciful” according to the noble Quran considering the present situation of the world?

Allah, the exalted, says in the noble Quran as such: مُّحَمَّدٌ رَّسُولُ اللَّـهِ ۚ وَالَّذِينَ مَعَهُ أَشِدَّاءُ عَلَى الْكُفَّارِ رُحَمَاءُ بَيْنَهُمْ ۖ Muhammad is the Messenger of ...
2
votes
1answer
43 views

Why quran is not clear sometimes and let's many interpretations?

Why as a strong point between Muslims it is possible to have different interpretations from Qur'an, where rationally it should be very clear and understandable for all Muslims!? Like law books where ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

is giving and taking of interest haraam in islaam?

mostly people take interest from banks and use them in useless work and says that its o.k.Please specify the verses of quran which says it is wrong.
5
votes
1answer
108 views

Does the universe have a physical boundary based on the islamic contents?

are there any Quranic verses or hadiths which talk about the end of the world? I mean "Are we limited by the universe physical boundaries" and if some day human is able to travel to the furthest ...
3
votes
2answers
76 views

Committing suicide is haram, but what if children/teens do it?

Children/ teens, who do not know what haram is and commit suicide , will they be forgiven by Allah and enter heaven
4
votes
3answers
210 views

Who will inhabit the earth after judgement day?

After judgement day the wrongdoers go to hell and the ones who pleased Allah go to heaven, but what will happen with the earth?
7
votes
1answer
52 views

ًWhat are the sins that was stated in Duaa Kumail?

In Duaa Kumail ben Ziad you can read this: اَللّهُمَّ اغْفِرْ لِي الذُّنُوبَ الَّتي تَهْتِكُ الْعِصَمَ، اَللّـهُمَّ اغْفِـرْ لِي الذُّنُوبَ الَّتي تُنْزِلُ النِّقَمَ، اَللّهُمَّ اغْفِرْ لِي ...
6
votes
2answers
197 views

Who is Part of Ahlul Bayt? (For Shi'as)

"Ahl" is a accusative masculine noun. In Arabic, it covers several meanings. It begins with Husband and wife. And if they have children, they become part of the "Ahl." "Bayt" is genitive masculine ...
1
vote
2answers
54 views

Humans as creations of Allah

Does Allah also destroy humans completely as if some of us never has existed, just vaporized. If so, does this mean that a human being is better off being completed destroyed than being tormented in ...
8
votes
8answers
454 views

Who is “we” referring to in the verse 41:12?

The word "we" that occurs quite frequently in the Quran is often ascribed to Allah under the premise that "we" is used to show respect or glorification (ref). But what does it refer to in the verse ...
3
votes
5answers
214 views

Allah knows everything

Allah created the universe and is all knowing! So He knows who is going to obey Him or not and is going to hell or Heaven. So if you have led a good life and something happens in your life that make ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

Blessings on earth

Does someone who is blessed his entire life go to heaven automatically and what the purpose of blessings. Suppose you are blessed with wealth what should you do with it?
3
votes
0answers
30 views

Tafsir 2:178 Sura al-Baqara, what dose '..female for the female..' means? [duplicate]

I maybe read this ayah many times but I didn't noticed it very well, until last night, me and my friend which he don't believe in anything. He told me: Suppose I killed your wife or your sister, ...
2
votes
2answers
103 views

Does the Holy Spirit also exist in Islam?

Christians believe in the Holy Spirit. What does Islam /the Holy Scriptures, the Quran tell us about the Spirit from Allah?
4
votes
1answer
52 views

What is the knowledge of the book?

Quran mentions in 27:40 about a man who had knowledge of book/scripture? What is this knowledge? Can it be learnt today? Said one who had knowledge from the Scripture, "I will bring it to you ...
5
votes
1answer
81 views

Who is the messenger in Sura 62?

I met an elderly Muslim who found out that I'm Christian. He told me that the Quran teaches the faithful should pray like Jesus prayed. We didn't have much time to talk, so he asked me to read Sura ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

What is the meaning of 2:102?

Some translators translate 2:102 as: "(Allah sent these two angels to teach black magic so that people could save themselves from its harms", is this correct? if not than what is the meaning?
3
votes
3answers
564 views

Is Ahmad Adwan's explanation of Sura 5 accurate?

According to Ahmad Adwan's recent explanation of Sura 5, it appears that the Qu'ran designates Israel as the land of the Jews and that until Judgement day, is not to be touched. Is this an accurate ...
3
votes
1answer
142 views

relation with unbelievers?

There are some verses in quran about relationship with unbelievers: لَّا يَتَّخِذِ الْمُؤْمِنُونَ الْكَافِرِينَ أَوْلِيَاءَ مِن دُونِ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ ۖ وَمَن يَفْعَلْ ذَٰلِكَ فَلَيْسَ مِنَ ...
5
votes
3answers
269 views

Who are the “Foremost” in Surah Al-Waqiah and also why they there few in “later times”?

In Surah Al-Waqiah people are divided into three part: Quran 56:7-56:14: وَكُنتُمْ أَزْوَاجًا ثَلَاثَةً And ye shall be sorted out into three classes: فَأَصْحَابُ الْمَيْمَنَةِ مَا ...
3
votes
1answer
76 views

who is he who has knowlege of the book?

who is he who has knowlege of the book? وَيَقُولُ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا لَسْتَ مُرْسَلًا ۚ قُلْ كَفَىٰ بِاللَّهِ شَهِيدًا بَيْنِي وَبَيْنَكُمْ وَمَنْ عِندَهُ عِلْمُ الْكِتَابِ [١٣:٤٣] Yet ...
-1
votes
1answer
103 views

Is the bath mandatory after sexual interaction with Wife? [duplicate]

Is the bath mandatory after sexual intercourse with Wife? What are the condition if bath is mandatory?
0
votes
0answers
48 views

Aliens and shamanic entities are genies?

A Muslim once said to me that exists an interpretation that the Surat Al-Jinn indicates the existence of alien beings and entities from shamanic religions under the category of genies. If this ...
2
votes
1answer
113 views

What does Middle Prayer mean in 2:238?

In the verse 2:238: Guard strictly your [habit of] prayers, especially the Middle Prayer; and stand before Allah in a devout [frame of mind]. What does Middle Prayer mean?
3
votes
0answers
59 views

who is surely the best of human beings? [closed]

who is the address of this verse? sura albayyina: إِنَّ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ أُولَٰئِكَ هُمْ خَيْرُ الْبَرِيَّةِ [٩٨:٧] Those who have faith and do righteous deeds,- they are ...
2
votes
3answers
143 views

Are jinns and angels “creatures” too?

And there is no creature on [or within] the earth or bird that flies with its wings except [that they are] communities like you. We have not neglected in the Register a thing. Then unto their Lord ...
0
votes
2answers
97 views

Can belongings of prophet SAWW heal blind eye?

Quran says the blind eyes of prophet Jacob a.s. was miraculously healed by a dead Shirt. That shirt was belonging of prophet Joseph a.s. The shirt was a dead thing (not an alive prophet) and Quran ...
-2
votes
2answers
68 views

Can the tale of a dead cow be used for bring the dead to life?

This verse of Quran recommends using the tale of dead cow for bringing the dead to life. In this verse it is said: like that does Allah bring the dead to life. The term "like that" ...
0
votes
0answers
69 views

Is the prediction of Quran about “children of Israel” currently being happened?

Quran says: وَقَضَيْنَا إِلَىٰ بَنِي إِسْرَ‌ائِيلَ فِي الْكِتَابِ لَتُفْسِدُنَّ فِي الْأَرْ‌ضِ مَرَّ‌تَيْنِ وَلَتَعْلُنَّ عُلُوًّا كَبِيرً‌ا And We conveyed to the Children of Israel in ...
4
votes
4answers
391 views

What is difference of “Jews” and “Bani Israeel” in Quran?

Some verses of Quran use the word یهود (Jews), while other use بنی اسرائیل (Children of Israeel). Apparently they seem to be pointing to the same group of people. But God does not do say anything ...
2
votes
2answers
388 views

Why are weed and cigarette allowed while wine and beer are not allowed in Islam?

I wanted to know what is a reason that wine and beer is not allowed in Islam and weed, cigarette etc ... is allowed. I heard that wine and beer contains alcohol. Does cigarette also contain alcohol?
0
votes
0answers
144 views

Does At-Tawba[9:109] really talks about 11 September?

From [9:109]: The word ( جُرُفٍ هَارٍ ): the two buildings located exactly on street named (جُرُفٍ هَارٍ) Surat At-Tawbah is in chapter 11 in holy Quran which is the day of the accident. Surat ...
8
votes
1answer
307 views

Are skulls / skull images haraam

Is it haraam to keep shapes of skulls in the house? My father keeps complaining about my telephone being the shape of a skull. I want to know if there's any hadith or Qur'aan verse that speaks ...
-3
votes
1answer
67 views

Prophits VS ahel el bayt

As I know Shia Consider Ahel el Bayt as Better(AFDAL) than Prophits Except Prophit Mohammad (PBUH) where are the clues in the holy quaraan or in hadith that lead to this conclusion.
1
vote
1answer
87 views

Which surah in the Quran is the Syrian poet Adonis is referring to here?

The Syrian poet Adonis in an interview referring to censorship in Syria said: “This is a problem of Muslims, not the Koran,” he says. “In the Koran there is a dialogue between Allah and the Devil. ...
-3
votes
1answer
76 views

not yet to get married

asalamu caleykum waraxmatuallhi wabarakaatu my question is that If a good guy comes to you and propose for you can you say no cause you not ready yet and you know that this person and you will not get ...
1
vote
2answers
125 views

Is Imaan a precondition to become a Muslim?

To elaborate the above question, can a person become a Muslim without believing in Islam but only verbally testifying a simple Shahadah like below, which he does believe in without going into the ...
-1
votes
1answer
106 views

What is victory for Islam?

What is considered victory in the following verse, does it mean Islam will eventually be the most dominant religion and other religions would be extinguished: He it is Who has sent His Messenger ...
0
votes
1answer
165 views

Do we have any information in Islam about who were on Earth before Adam?

I didn't find any implicit Verse showing us who were on earth before Adam. I think according to this verse [2:30] And [mention, O Muhammad], when your Lord said to the angels, "Indeed, I will ...
-1
votes
1answer
90 views

What does this islamic phrase mean?

In the Bangladeshi community when one hears of some tragedy they recite 'Ina-nilahi-wa-ina-rajiun'. I'm not sure if I've transcribed that correctly. Where does it come from, and what does it mean, and ...
-1
votes
1answer
135 views

What does 'subha-n-allah' mean?

What does 'subha-n-allah' mean? I've often heard this being used within the Bangladeshi community, but it just occured to me that I don't know what it means. Where does it come from, and how is it ...
1
vote
1answer
88 views

Discrepancies in the usage of “Radiyallahu Anhu” as refereed in Quran 9:100

I have found some discrepancies in using this term "Radiyallahu Anhu" does it mean: 1) May Allah be pleased with him (A dua to Allah) OR 2) Allah is pleased with him (A statement about whom Allah ...
2
votes
3answers
283 views

Tafseer this ayah [2:30] “إِنِّي جَاعِلٌ فِي الْأَرْ ضِ خَلِيفَةً”

The translation is: Remember, when your Lord said to the angels: "I have to place a trustee on the earth 1....." [2:30] And these two ayah shows us how Adam and his wife lived in Janna, but ...
5
votes
1answer
84 views

What does “akhdaan” mean?

What does أَخْدَانٍ (used in verse 4:25 and 5:5) mean? ...مُحْصِنِينَ غَيْرَ مُسَافِحِينَ وَلَا مُتَّخِذِي أَخْدَانٍ... I have checked a few tafseers like Al Tabari, Ibn Kathir, and Al-Mizan but ...
2
votes
4answers
978 views

Why did Allah ask Adam to teach the Angels their names?

In the Quran: Allah taught Adam all the names of everything, then He showed them to the angels and said: "Tell Me the names of these if you are truthful." They (angels) said: "Glory be to You, ...
2
votes
1answer
160 views

Is Tavassol (seeking means to approach God, like Imams) according to 5:35 shirk or inoperative?

The verse says: [5:35]O you who have believed, fear Allah and seek the means [of nearness] to Him and strive in His cause that you may succeed. Shia brothers believe in Tavassol(asking & ...
6
votes
1answer
155 views

Where can I find the tafsir of Avicenna?

Corbin, in his History of Islamic Philosophy quotes from the Tafsir of Avicenna, on Surah 113: I seek refuge in the Lord of Day break (verse 1). Avicenna writes: This means: I seek refuge ...
2
votes
2answers
826 views

Kissing Thumbs On Hearing Name Of Prophet Mohammad

As'salamu'alaiqum I have been seeing this since my birth; people use to kiss their thumbs and put them over their eyes when they hear the name of our prophet mohammad (peace be upon him). Is it ...
0
votes
3answers
163 views

is the shaytan released right before the EID or after

As Salaamu Alaikum, I read the history that was shared about the locked down of the shaytan, which was a benefit but I would like to hear more. My question; when is the shaytan released from hell, ...