Table of Contents 1- Our Perfection is through Knowledge 2-Our Knowledge can be a source of Transgression 3-Abu Jahl (LA) is one who has Transgressed 4-The Worst of Creation is the One Who Stops Others from Getting Close to Allah (SWT) 5-The Ones Who Get Closer to Allah (SWT) are the Best of Creation 6-Allah […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditations, we discussed the seventeenth ayat, and the eighteenth ayat, where Allah (SWT) further strengthens his (SWT) challenge to Abu Jahl (LA) with In this meditation, we will conclude our analysis of Surah al-Alaq by meditating on the nineteenth ayat, Fall prostrate and draw […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the seventeenth ayat, We mentioned how Abu Jahl’s (LA) would use his position and power to threaten Rasulullah (SAW), especially considering the fact that he (LA) had a much larger support than Muhammad (SAW). We also mentioned the importance of the […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the sixteenth ayat, We mentioned how Abu Jahl’s (LA) disobedience of Allah (SWT) and Rasulullah (SAW) was not due to ignorance, but was an arrogant choice that he had made, as he was khaatiyah. In this meditation, we will discuss the […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the fifteenth ayat, ‘Kalla la illam yantahi la nasfa’am bin nasiyah’ (Nay! If he (Abu Jahl) ceases not, we will catch him by the forelock). We discussed the importance of the Nasiyah, as that is the hair just above the forehead, […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the fourteenth ayat, Alam y’alam bi-an nal lahaa yaraa (Knows he not that Allah does see (what he does)? In the fifteenth ayat, Allah (SWT) begins to describe the punishment that Abu Jahl (LA) will receive. Allah (SWT) says ‘Kalla la […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the thirteenth ayat, Ara-aita in kaz zaba wa ta walla (Tell me if he (the disbeliever, Abu Jahl) denies (the truth, i.e. this Qur’an), and turns away?). We discussed the true meaning of jahl, to turn away from the truth, even […]

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We are currently meditating on Surah al-Alaq and in our previous meditation, we discussed the eleventh and twelfth ayats, where Allah (SWT) says ‘Ara-aita in kana ‘alal hudaa. Au amara bit taqwaa’ (Tell me, if he (Muhammad) is on the guidance (of Allah)? And enjoins piety?) In these ayats, Allah (SWT) distanced himself (SWT) from […]

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