Category Archives: 01 Al-Fatihah

1:7 Not the path of those who have earned anger, nor those who have went astray

CONTENT – ILTIFAAT – ANGER – ASTRAY – WHO DOES THIS VERSE REFER TO? ILTIFAAT From verse 4 – 6 we are speaking to Allah directly (as indicated by the preposition, You) but here in this verse there is a … Continue reading

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1:6 The Path of those whom You have favoured

After asking Allah for help, the slave then proceeds to mention the greatest matter for which he is need of help, guidance to, and on, the Straight Path.  We are told that guidance to this Straight Path cannot occur unless … Continue reading

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1:5 Guide us to the (straight) path MUSTAQEEM

CONTENT – THE MANNERISMS OF SUPPLICATION – THE MOST IMPORTANT MATTER – DEFINING GUIDANCE – 4 TYPES OF GUIDANCE – GUIDANCE BELONGS TO ALLAH ALONE – HOW IN NEED ARE WE OF GUIDANCE? – KNOWLEDGE & GUIDANCE – TEN LEVELS … Continue reading

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1:4 You (Alone) do we worship, and You (Alone) do we seek assistance

CONTENT – REVIEW – ILTIFAAT – WE – THE MEANING TAWHEED – THE MEANING OF EBAADAH – PRESENT TENSE – SEEKING AID – ONLY YOU – WORSHIP BEFORE AID? –  SEEKING AID IN WHAT – THE PRINCIPLE OF PROXIMITY Ibn Rajab … Continue reading

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1:3 MAALIK of the Day of Judgment

CONTENT – MERCY VS JUSTICE -ACCOUNTING OF OUR DEEDS – MAALIK/ MALIK OF THE DUNYA & AKIRAH- MEANING OF YOWM – DAY OF DEEN – THE PLACE OF THIS VERSE IN THE SURAH – SUMMERY OF THE LAST 3 VERSES … Continue reading

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1:2 Ar-Rahman Ar-Raheem

To understand the meanings of the Names of Allah AR-RAHMAAN & AR-RAHEEM click HERE THE PLACING OF THIS VERSE IN THE SURAH In Allah mentiong His name AR-RAHMAAN & AR-RAHEEM, after mentioning AR-RABB  lies an example of encouragement following admonition … Continue reading

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1:1 All Hamd is due to Allah, Rabb of Alaalameen

CONTENT – THE MEANING OF THE HAMDALAH – THE STRUCTURE – SUMMARY OF THE HAMDALAH – THE MEANING OF AR-RABB – THE MEANING OF AL-AALAMEEN – SUMMARY OF THIS VERSE   THE MEANING OF THE HAMDALAH The statement ALHAMDULILAH will … Continue reading

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