The equality of all human beings, races and nations before Allah is highlighted in verse 11 of Surat Al-Hujurat, where Allah says that no race should look down on any other race and that the only thing that places one person above another is, taqwa (consciousness of Allah) and good deeds. This unseen quality that more »

Tafseer of Surah Hajj – Ayahs 55-59

Wednesday, 21, September , 2016 by

The language of the Quran is unequivocal, says Nouman Ali Khan. The mandate for Muslim women to cover their head is not about the “Islamic” meaning of the word khimar mentioned in Surat An-Nur, it’s about the “Arabic” meaning, plain and simple.    

Ayah 106 In his exhaustive study of Surat Al-Baqarah, Nouman Ali Khan reflects on the second and longest chapter of the Quran. He explores how Allah, in his own words, answers some of the most compelling questions being asked about Islam today by both Muslims and non-Muslims.

In Surat Al-Mujadilah, explains Nouman Ali Khan, Allah warns husbands against the seriousness of verbal and emotional abuse of their wives, to the degree that He places a penalty of freeing a slave or fasting for 60 consecutive days to go back on an unfair vow – a penalty reserved only for major sins. This more »