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  • Meaning of 'unclothed' in verse 20:118 Date: 27-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering, it says in a verse that we will never be naked in Heaven, so if we will never be naked, does that mean that there will be no sex in Heaven between husband and wife and that we cannot take off our clothes and so on? The verse is 20:118. .. More

  • Singular pronoun in verse 67:5 refers to plural noun Date: 16-4-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering: does Ja‘alnaaha in verse 67:5 mean 'we made it' or 'we made them'? So does the Arabic word 'Ha' mean 'it' or 'them'? Or can it mean something else? .. More

  • Interpretation of verse [42:23] Date: 22-3-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. I read an interpretation of verse 23 of Surah Ash-Shurah on the Internet. There are different explanations of this verse. Some commentators say that it refers to the relatives of the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and some commentators do not do so. Which interpretation is authentic and more appropriate? .. More

  • Meaning of 'Hubuk' in verse 51:7 Date: 18-3-2017

    Hi, I am a Physician. While reading the Quran, I found this verse: {By the heaven containing Hubuk.} [Quran 51:7] There is a valid theory called 'The fabrical cosmos'. This prominent theory ratifies that the Universe is a fabric tissue of matters, anti-matters, and space-time. Is the.. More

  • Abrogation of verse [2:240] by verse [2:234] Date: 13-3-2017

    I was reading the Tafseer (exegesis) of Surah Al-Baqarah, verse 240, and it said that it was abrogated by verse 234. Can I please get an explanation why that is so, and how could we reflect on verse 240? .. More

  • Interpretation of verse: {And it is We Who were the inheritors.} [Quran 28:58] Date: 20-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering what "We inherited them" means in 28:58. .. More

  • Meaning of 'beating' in verses [4:34] and [38:44] Date: 20-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Scholar. May Allaah bless you for your efforts. Scholar, could you please interpret these two verses from the Quran, one of my mates says that the Quran states and supports beating women, and he quoted verses [Quran 4:34] and [Quran 38:44]. Please interpret them in detail with the etymology of the words beating the women in Arabic.. More

  • Meaning of ‘Faaliq al-Habbi wan-Nawa' Date: 16-2-2017

    What does Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,mean in the supplication, “My Lord, the Lord of the heavens, the earth and everything, Who causes the grain and the fruit-stone to split...” [Al-Bukhaari, Muslim, At-Tirmithi, Abu Daawood, and others] What does he mean with, “Who causes the grain and fruit stone to split”? Does this.. More

  • Tafseer of verse 42:29 Date: 15-2-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. What did the scholars of Tafseer (exegesis) say regarding verse 42:29? .. More

  • Interpretation of verse: {And your Lord has come and the angels, rank upon rank} Date: 9-1-2017

    Please comment on the verse that goes:{And your Lord has come and the angels, rank upon rank.} .. More

  • The meaning of Sirius in verse 53:49 Date: 9-1-2017

    Please comment on the verse: {And that it is He Who is the Lord of Sirius} [Quran 50:53] .. More

  • Interpretation of verse 53:13 Date: 9-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Sir. I am having problems regarding Quran translation. I have downloaded several Quran apps and PDFs on my phone (approximately seven) and I cannot determine which one has good meanings in interpretation. So I took a verse from all of those [4:3], which I read in a Bengali translation of the Quran in my home some days ago. So when.. More

  • Meaning of 'Aathaaran' in verses 40:21 and 40:82 Date: 5-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was wondering, what do 40:21 40:82 mean by 'impressions' does it mean 'left' or 'made' If Aathaaran in this verse means traces, then does it mean that those traces show that they were superior, or does it mean that those traces are still superior to your houses now, or does it mean that the traces of the houses were superior before.. More

  • Meaning of 'Farth' in verse 16:66 Date: 24-12-2016

    What is the correct translation of the word Farth in the context of Surah An-Nahl, verse 66? .. More

  • Why women are mentioned separately in verse 49:11 Date: 6-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was just wondering why women have been mentioned separately in 49:11, because when it says people, I thought that that would include men and women, and even if it did mean men, then why are men and women mentioned separately? May Allaah reward you. .. More