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worldly things

The Rivalry in Increase of Worldly Things Diverts You

In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful. "The mutual rivalry for piling up of worldly things diverts you; Until you visit the graves (i.e. till you die). Nay! You shall come to know! Again, Nay! You shall come to know! Nay! If you knew with a sure knowledge (the end result of piling up, you would not have occupied yourselves in worldly things). Verily, You shall see the blazing Fire (Hell)! And again, you shall see it with certainty of sight! Then, on that Day, you shall be asked about the delight (you indulged in, in this world)!" [Surah at-Takathur, 102:1-8, Translation by Muhsin Khan] Tafseer Ibn Kathir: In Read more ...
Quran-tafseer

Precise and Reliable Tafseer of Quran recommended by Shaykh Fawzaan

Question: Noble Shaykh, there are many books of Tafseer of Quran, so which tafseer do you advise (us) to read. May Allaah reward you well.
Answer: 
The books of Tafseer (of Quran) are many, all praise be to Allaah. This is from the blessings of Allaah. However, these books of Tafseer vary – amongst them are those that are long and in depth and those that are short and abridged, as well as those that are free from errors and those that contain errors, particularly in matters of Creed.
What I advise my brothers from amongst the youth to read is the Tafseer of Ibn Katheer (English translation is available) for it is the greatest of tafseers and the Read more ...

Tafsir of Surah Al Qadr (The Night Of Power)

Tafsir of Surah Al Qadr (The Night Of Power) - Tafsir Ibn Kathir

In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious Most Merciful.
1. Verily, We have sent it down in the Night of Al-Qadr
2. And What will make you know what the Night of Al-Qadr is?
3. The Night of Al-Qadr is better than a thousand months.
4. Therein descend the angels and the Ruh by their Lord’s permission with every matter.
5. There is peace until the appearance of dawn.
[Surah Al Qadr, 97:1-5]
The Virtues of the Night of Al-Qadr (the Decree)

Allah informs that He sent the Quran down during the Night of Al-Qadr, and it is a blessed night about which Allah says,
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