Al-Fatihah - A Different Perspective

According to some grammarians, one of the Most Common mis-translations In the Quran begins with Suratul Faatihah. In the very first...

Quran's Clarity in Ambiguity

Ambiguous usage of words in the Quran. As Allah intends . . . Question is Why? The following Aayah is about children when the parents...

Devils Play. . . on Words

Tonight marks the anniversary of the battle of Badr, hence, this Quranic insight relates to an incident that occurred on the battlefield....

Layers and shades of Fear in Quran

The Arabic language is full of richness and depth which reveals with pin-point precision, clarity to specific nuances that are intended...

Controversial Aayah

At face value, looking at the translation, and even the Arabic, this Aayah seems problematic. In Surah Zukhruf, Aayah 81, Allah says, "...

The 'Vague' Aayaat (Verses) of Quran.

In Surah Aali-Imraan Allah talks about the Aayaat of Quran, he says there are Aayaat which are crystal clear, and there are also Aayaat...

Why was the Quran revealed in Arabic?

There are many reasons for the Quran being revealed in Arabic. One of which is that the Quran was sent to the Arabs, (which by no means...

A Lesson of Submission in the Story of Musa

Often when we recite the Quran and look at its meaning, we focus on what is being said, but not necessarily focusing on how it is said....

A Believers Elevated Standard

The Quran covers many aspects of social ethics and manners, and this example is extremely unique. In Surah Nur, Aayah 27, Allah says:...

The Prophetic Legacy

A very beautiful and powerful lesson stems from this Aayah from Surah Muzammil, وَاذْكُرِ اسْمَ رَبِّكَ وَتَبَتَّلْ إِلَيْهِ تَبْتِيلًا....

Scientific Sunnah Miracle

I'm not the biggest fan of basing beliefs on modern science as I believe that methodology is flawed for many reasons, having said that,...

"The Colour of Allah"

An Aayah in Suratul Baqarah when translated literally, sounds very strange. Allah says (Aayah 138) "صِبْغَةَ اللَّـهِ ۖ وَمَنْ أَحْسَنُ...

Opened and Closed Letter

Whilst reciting Surah Maryam, I only went as far as the second Aayah before I had to take a step back and think. I picked up on something...

Marriage Proposal of Prophet Musa

A marriage proposal recorded in history packed with lessons til the rest of time. An indirect, yet subtly direct marriage proposal from...

Maryam bint 'Imran | A Role Model for Whom?

An eye-opening, extremely beautiful example in the Quran of Maryam a.s the mother of Isa (Jesus) Allah speaks about Maryam a.s in...

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