PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 3

“Then your hearts became hardened after that, being like stones or even harder. For indeed, there are stones from which rivers burst forth, and there are some of them that split open and water comes out, and there are some of them that fall down for fear of Allah…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah 74 TheContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 3”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 2

“Then your hearts became hardened after that, being like stones or even harder…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah 74. The one with a hard spiritual heart can be described as a person who rejects the truth when it is presented to them believing they are superior in knowledge. They lack submission and the fear of Allah,Continue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 2”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 1

“Then your hearts became hardened after that, being like stones or even harder…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah 74 In a Hadith found in Sahih Bukhari, number 52, the Holy Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, advised that if one’s spiritual heart is sound the whole body will become sound but if their spiritualContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 74 – PART 1”

PODSERIES: OBSTACLES TO OBEDIENCE – PART 3 OF 4

The next great obstacle to the obedience of Allah, the Exalted, is having false hope of a long life. It is an extremely blameworthy characteristic as it is the main cause for a muslim giving priority to amassing the material world over preparing for the hereafter. One only needs to assess their average 24 hourContinue reading “PODSERIES: OBSTACLES TO OBEDIENCE – PART 3 OF 4”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 73 – PART 2

“…Thus does Allah bring the dead to life…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 73. Allah, the Exalted, alone created and controls both life and death. The muslim who understands this divine name will submit and sincerely obey Allah, the Exalted, by fulfilling His commands, refraining from His prohibitions and by facing destiny with patience withoutContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 73 – PART 2”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 73 – PART 1

“So We said, “Strike him [i.e., the slain man] with part of it…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 73. It is important to note that Allah, the Exalted, could have easily resurrected the murdered man mentioned in this verse directly without the need of any means. But He clearly commanded the use of a meansContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 73 – PART 1”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 72 – PART 3

“…but Allah was to bring out that which you were concealing…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 72. Allah, the Exalted, is All Knowing as nothing escapes His knowledge whether in the Heavens or the Earth whether visible or not. The knowledge of Allah, the Exalted, has no limit, it has no beginning and no endContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 72 – PART 3”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 72 – PART 1

“And [recall] when you slew a man and disputed over it…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 72. Generally speaking, they are some who claim that faith is not required in this world and others who are muslims claim it is enough to profess Islam without supporting it with sincere obedience to Allah, the Exalted. ButContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 72 – PART 1”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 71 – PART 2 of 2

“…They said, “Now you have come with the truth.” So they slaughtered her, but they could hardly do it.”  Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 71. It is important to understand that the prohibitions and commands of Allah, the Exalted, do not exist to make people’s life harder. They only exist in order to  benefit peopleContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 71 – PART 2 of 2”

PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 71 – PART 1

“…They said, “Now you have come with the truth…” Chapter 2 Al Baqarah, verse 71. A muslim must not only accept the truth but act on it also. In a Hadith found in Jami At Tirmidhi, number 1971, the Holy Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, discussed the importance of truthfulness and avoidingContinue reading “PODTAFSEER: CHAPTER 2 – AL BAQARAH, VERSE 71 – PART 1”

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