01 • The Diamonds of the Qurʼān

Inspirational Verses of the Holy Qurʼān.

The Most Beautiful Pattern of Conduct

The Most Beautiful Pattern of Conduct
June 30, 2015 No Comments »

“We have revealed the reminder to you in order that you explain to the people what has been revealed to them, that perhaps they may reflect.” {Qur’an, 16:44} “Indeed in the Messenger of Allah you have the most beautiful pattern ... Read More »

Always Contemplating the Qur’an

Always Contemplating the Qur’an
May 11, 2015 No Comments »

Ma’an ibn ‘Isa {May Allah have mercy upon him} reported: Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} did not try to defame people and Imam Malik would likewise always contemplate on the Qur’an. He would recite: Will they not ... Read More »

The Recitation of the People of Madinah is Sunnah

The Recitation of the People of Madinah is Sunnah
March 9, 2015 No Comments »

Sa’id bin Mansur reported to us that he heard Malik ibn Anas say: “The recitation of the people of Madinah is Sunnah.” He was asked, “The recitation of {Imam} Nafi’?” He replied, “Yes.” [The Mufti of Egypt] Al-Layth ibn Sa’id ... Read More »

The Qur’an is the Whole of the Shari’a

The Qur’an is the Whole of the Shari’a
March 7, 2015 No Comments »

Imam Abu Ishaq Ibrahim bin Musa bin Muhammad as-Shatibi al-Gharnati al-Andalusi al-Maliki {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “The Qur’an is the whole of the Shari’a, the support of religion, the fount of wisdom, the sign of Prophethood and ... Read More »

Sayyidunā ʻAlī’s favorite Ayat of the Qurʼān

Sayyidunā ʻAlī’s favorite Ayat of the Qurʼān
November 5, 2014 No Comments »

Sayyiduna Ali’s favorite Ayat of the Quran. Ali bin Abi Talib {May Allah be well pleased with him} said: “There is no Ayat/Verse in the Quran more beloved to me than this Verse = “Truly, Allah does not forgive associating ... Read More »

The Qurʼān on the Qurʼān

The Qurʼān on the Qurʼān
October 20, 2014 No Comments »

Allāh says (interpretation of the meaning): “Say: ‘If the mankind and the jinn were together to produce the like of this Qurʼān, they could not produce the like thereof, even if they helped one another’.” (Al-Isrā’, 17:88) “Had We sent ... Read More »

Learning Tajwid

Learning Tajwid
April 12, 2012 No Comments »

Imam Ibn al-Jazari (d. 833 AH / 1429 CE) رحمة الله عليه the greatest authority of the disciplines of Quran recitation (tajwid) and canonical Quran transmissions (qira’at), said in verse, “It is obligatory to train oneself to recite the Quran ... Read More »

The Qur’an as Personal Letters

The Qur’an as Personal Letters
February 21, 2012 No Comments »

Imam an-Nawawi رحمه الله narrates that Imam Hasan ibn Ali ibn Abi Talib رضي الله عنهما said: “Indeed those who came before you saw the Qur’an as personal letters from their Lord. So they would ponder over it by night ... Read More »