ALI 688: Arbaeen 1446 Ziyārat

In this webinar we will inshāAllah cover the significance of visiting Karbala, Kazimayn, Najaf and Samarra. The course will also cover Ādāb of Ziyārat. Practical rules on saying Salāt in the airplane, performing wudhū using spray bottle, and the rules of saying complete or shortened (qasr) prayers in Iraq will also be discussed. We will try to … Read more

Quranic Reflection No 690. Āyat 2:246 – Lack of commitment

Bismillāh. قَالُوا وَمَا لَنَا أَلَّا نُقَاتِلَ فِي سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ وَقَدْ أُخْرِجْنَا مِن دِيَارِنَا وَأَبْنَائِنَا ۖ فَلَمَّا كُتِبَ عَلَيْهِمُ الْقِتَالُ تَوَلَّوْا إِلَّا قَلِيلًا مِّنْهُمْ They said, ‘Why should we not fight in the way of Allah, when we have been expelled from our homes and [separated from] our children?’ But when fighting was prescribed for them, they turned … Read more

Réflexion coranique n°447. Āyat 3 : 7 – Déviance vs fondement solide dans la connaissance

Bismillāh, فَأَمَّا الَّذِينَ فِي قُلُوبِهِمْ زَيْغٌ فَيَتَّبِعُونَ مَا تَشَابَهَ مِنْهُ ابْتِغَاءَ الْفِتْنَةِ وَابْتِغَاءَ تَأْوِيلِهِ ۗ وَمَا يَعْلَمُ تَأْوِيلَهُ إِلَّا اللَّهُ ۗ وَالرَّاسِخُونَ فِي الْعِلْمِ يَقُولُونَ آمَنَّا بِهِ كُلٌّ مِّنْ عِندِ رَبِّنَا ۗ وَمَا يَذَّكَّرُ إِلَّا أُولُو الْأَلْبَاب  Les gens, donc, qui ont au cœur une inclination vers l’égarement, mettent l’accent sur les versets à équivoque … Read more

Quranic Reflection No 689. Āyat 57:25 – Establishing Justice

Bismillāh, لَقَدْ أَرْسَلْنَا رُسُلَنَا بِٱلْبَيِّنَـٰتِ وَأَنزَلْنَا مَعَهُمُ ٱلْكِتَـٰبَ وَٱلْمِيزَانَ لِيَقُومَ ٱلنَّاسُ بِٱلْقِسْطِ  Certainly, We sent Our apostles with manifest proofs, and We sent down with them the Book and the Balance, so that mankind may maintain justice. (Sūrat al-Hashr, No. 57, Āyat 25) There are many verses of the Holy Quran which refer to why … Read more

Réflexion coranique n°446. Āyat 3 : 200 – Les étapes de la patience

Bismillāh, يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا اصْبِرُوا وَصَابِرُوا وَرَابِطُوا وَاتَّقُوا اللَّهَ لَعَلَّكُمْ تُفْلِحُونَ O les croyants ! Soyez endurants. Incitez-vous à l’endurance. Luttez constamment (contre l’ennemi) et craignez Allah, afin que vous réussissiez ! (Surat Āli ‘Imrān, No.3, Āyat 200) Ce verset décrit la patience et l’endurance dans la voie d’Allah ‘azza wajall. Il y a … Read more

ALI 687: Role of Salawat in Sahifa Sajjadiyyah

We will look at the numerous occurrences of salawat in the Sahifa and the possible role of salawat in the social, political, and spiritual lives of Muslims. Instructor: Sh Hasanayn Kassamali Fees: No fees, but donations are welcome. Schedule: Sunday, from 1:45 – 3:00 pm, July 14, 2024, following Zuhrayn prayers in jamaat. Venue: Al-Mahdi … Read more

Quranic Reflection No 688. Āyat 3: 169 – The status of martyrs

Bismillāh, وَلَا تَحْسَبَنَّ ٱلَّذِينَ قُتِلُوا۟ فِى سَبِيلِ ٱللَّهِ أَمْوَٰتًۢا ۚ بَلْ أَحْيَآءٌ عِندَ رَبِّهِمْ يُرْزَقُونَ Do not suppose those who were slain in the way of Allah to be dead; no, they are living, and provided for near their Lord. (Sūrat Āli Imrān, No. 3, Āya169) This verse was revealed after the battle of ‘Uhud when the … Read more

Réflexion coranique n°445. Āyat 3 :7 – Versets définis et indéfinis

Bismillāh, هُوَ الَّذِي أَنزَلَ عَلَيْكَ الْكِتَابَ مِنْهُ آيَاتٌ مُّحْكَمَاتٌ هُنَّ أُمُّ الْكِتَابِ وَأُخَرُ مُتَشَابِهَاتٌِ C’est Lui qui a fait descendre sur toi le Livre : il s’y trouve des versets sans équivoque, qui sont la base du Livre, et d’autres versets qui peuvent prêter à d’interprétations diverses. (Sūrat Āli ‘Imrān, No.3, Āyat 7) L’une des … Read more