Category Archive: QURAN

What is the place of “boasting of things that one has not done” in the Qur’an?

In the Qur’an, Allah advises humanity to be sincere in every deed and to seek only His good pleasure. On the other hand, any expectation of praise results from seeking the appreciation of other...

Has the Qur’an been sent to all nations, regardless of time or location?

Yes, for the Qur’an’s commands are for every person who lives until the Day of Resurrection. Those who lived 1,000 years ago and those who will live from now on will all be judged by the...

How does the Qur’an define wrongdoing?

The Qur’an classifies those people who refuse to worship Allah, despite being reminded by His signs, as “those who do wrong,” as follows: Among the most significant signs of the...

What does the Qur’an mean when it says that people’s skin, ears, and eyes will bear witness against them on the Day of Judgment?

This statement means that all of the unbelievers’ actions, even the ones that they thought no one knew about, will be revealed when their ears, eyes, and skins start to talk. Allah sees...

For what did the Prophets and believers pray?

Allah sets no limits on prayer, invites believers to take refuge in Him, and tells them to ask for help in anything: “Call on Me and I will answer you” (Surah Ghafir, 60) The...

How should the believers show their respect for the Prophets?

As the verse “And Isma`il, al-Yasa`a, Yunus, and Lut. All of them We favored over all beings” (Surat al-An`am, 86) states, Prophets are those individuals whom Allah has chosen and...

What are the morals of trade as advised in the Qur’an?

A believer performs every deed in order to earn the good pleasure of Allah. No matter what he is engaged in, he does not let it divert him from his real aim. Allah has mentioned in the Qur’an...

Is it sufficient to recite the Qur’an?

Today, many people who characterise themselves as Muslims, in fact, do not know what Allah wants them to do nor how they can be true Muslims. This is because they have not read the holy book that...

What should one do when the Qur’an is recited?

Allah commands people to seek refuge with Him from satan, be quiet and listen to the Qur’an when it is recited: Many people do not know about this commandment of Allah, and continue to live...

How is extravagance referred to in the Qur’an?

Allah has forbidden His servants to be extravagant, revealing what the criterion should be when spending: Muslims spend everything they have in the way of Allah and in the way that would please Him...
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