Réflexion Coranique N°279. Āyat 20 :109 – La croyance en l’Intercession

يَوْمَئِذٍ لَّا تَنفَعُ الشَّفَاعَةُ إِلَّا مَنْ أَذِنَ لَهُ الرَّحْمَـٰنُ وَرَضِيَ لَهُ قَوْلًا Yawma’idhin lā tanfa‘ush-shafā‘atu illā man adhina lahur-Rahmānu waradhiya lahu qawlā Ce jour-là, l’intercession ne profitera qu’à celui auquel le Tout Miséricordieux aura donné Sa permission et dont Il agréera la parole. (Soūrat TāHā, No 20, Āyat 109) Ce verset fait partie d’un passage … Read more

Quranic Reflection No. 522. Ayat 97:1 – Revelation of Quran on the Night of Qadr

إِنَّا أَنْزَلْنَاهُ فِي لَيْلَةِ الْقَدْرِ Innā anzalnāhu fī laylatil qadr Indeed, We sent it down during the Night of Decree (Sūrat al-Qadr, Ayat 1) Every Divine Scripture that was sent down to the Prophets of Allah ‘alayhimus-salam was sent down instantaneously; in other words, all at once with the full commands and expectations provided for the people … Read more

Day 17 – Sūrat al-Inshirah

Brief Info Sūrat al-Inshirah, No. 94. Revealed in Makkah, 8 verses. This sūra was revealed after Sūrat al-Duhā and talks about the spiritual blessings bestowed upon the Prophet (s). It is a sūra of hope and encouragement. The chapter is also known as Sūrat al-Sharh. As mentioned earlier, Sūrat al-Inshirah and Sūrat al-Duhā are believed … Read more

Day 16 – Sūrat al-Duha

Brief Info Sūrat al-Duhā, No. 93. Revealed in Makkah, 11 verses. This sūra was revealed after a period in which there had been no revelation and the enemies taunted the Prophet sallal-lāhu ‘alayhi wa-ālihi wasallam about it. The Prophet (s) was anxiously waiting for revelation and these verses soothed his anxiety. Many narrations say this sūra and the … Read more

Day 15 – Sūrat al-Layl

Brief Info Sūrat al-Layl, No. 92. Revealed in Makkah, 21 verses. Merits of reciting the Sūra. The Prophet sallal-lāhu ‘alayhi wa-ālihi wasallam has said: Whoever recites this sūra, Allah will grant him until he is well pleased, and He will save him from difficulties and ease the path of life for him. Note: The rewards outlined in Hadith … Read more

Day 14 – Sūrat al-Shams

Brief Info Sūrat al-Shams, No. 91. Revealed in Makkah, 15 verses. This sūra revolves around the important principle of refining and purifying the soul. The oaths in this sūra encompass collectively the oaths found in the Quran. Merits of reciting the Sūra. The Prophet sallal-lāhu ‘alayhi wa-ālihi wasallam has said: Whoever recites Sūrat al-Shams is like he who … Read more

Day 13 – Sūrat al-Balad

Brief Info Sūrat al-Balad, No. 90. Revealed in Makkah, 20 verses. Merits of reciting the Sūra. Imam al-Sādiq ‘alayhis-salām has said: Whoever recites Sūrat al-Balad in the obligatory prayer will be known among the virtuous ones in the world and in the hereafter, will be known as those who have a rank and status with Allah, … Read more

Day 12 – Sūrat al-Fajr

Brief Info Sūrat al-Fajr, No. 89. Revealed in Makkah, 30 verses. This sūra is known as the sūra of Imam Husayn bin Ali ‘alayhis-salām. This could be because the Imam is a true manifestation of the soul at rest mentioned in verse 27. The connection of the sūra with the Imam is also mentioned in hadith … Read more