Tag Archives: Tafsir Razi

December, 2020

  • 24 December

    Who are the Sabi-un?

    Question I recently came across a verse in the Quran wherein mention of the Sabi-un (الصابئين) were made. Are there any narrations either from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam), the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum), or the ‘Ulama (rahimahumullah) about this religion or these people? Are they considered amongst the Ahlul Kitab or amongst those who were on a correct creed?

  • 10 December

    The tree that was forbidden for Adam (‘alayhis Salam)

    Question Is it mentioned in Hadith which type of tree/fruit in particular, Sayyiduna Adam (‘alayhis salam) was forbidden from going towards?

November, 2020

  • 12 November

    ‘Isa’s (‘alayhis salam) statement regarding an unlawful gaze

    Question Is this suitable to quote? وكان عيسى عليه السلام يقول: النظرة تزرع في القلب الشهوة وكفى بها خطيئة ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) used to say: “An [unlawful] gaze plants the seed of desire in the heart and this is sufficient to be a sin.”

July, 2020

  • 8 July

    A narration regarding a garment from Jannah given to Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) and passed down to other Prophets

    Question Is this narration from Tafsir Al Kabir by Imam Razi authentic? وروي أن إبراهيم عليه السلام لما ألقي في النار جرد عن ثيابه فجاءه جبريل عليه السلام بقميص من حرير الجنة وألبسه إياه، فدفعه إبراهيم إلى إسحاق، وإسحاق إلى يعقوب، فجعله يعقوب في تميمة وعلقها في عنق يوسف عليه السلام فجاء جبريل عليه السلام فأخرجه وألبسه إياه

January, 2020

  • 30 January

    A narration regarding ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) seeing a sinner being punished in the grave

    Question What is the status of this narration? مر عيسى ابن مريم عليه السلام على قبر فرأى ملائكة العذاب يعذبون ميتا، فلما انصرف من حاجته مر على القبر فرأى ملائكة الرحمة معهم أطباق من نور، فتعجب من ذلك، فصلى ودعا الله تعالى فأوحى الله تعالى إليه: يا عيسى، كان هذا العبد عاصيا ومذ مات كان محبوسا في عذابي، وكان قد …

November, 2017

  • 30 November

    Commentary of the Verse ‘Those who believe then disbelieve, then believe then disbelieve’

    Question As for those who have Iman and then return to disbelief, and then again have Iman and then return to kufr, and then increase in kufr, Allah will not forgive them or guide them on any path. [Surah An Nisa, Verse: 137] What does the above Verse mean?

  • 9 November

    Touch of Shaytan at childbirth

    Question Narrated Sa’id Ibnul Musayib, Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: “I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) saying, ‘There is none born among the off-spring of Adam, but Shaytan touches it. A child therefore, cries loudly at the time of birth because of the touch of Shaytan, except Maryam and her child.” Then Abu Hurayrah recited: “And I seek refuge with …

December, 2015

  • 2 December

    Another explanation of how Sayyidah Hawwa was created

    Question In Ruhul Ma’ani, under the commentary of Ayah 1 of Surah Nisa, Allamah Alusi has written the following in the footnote about creation of Sayyidah Hawa: وقيل: إنها خلقت من فضل طينته ونسب للباقر اهـ منه. And this is Allamah Alusi’s hashiyah as stated by Mufti Sa’id Ahmad Palanpuri. (Tuhfatul al Ma’i Vol 4 , page 83) So my question is …

June, 2015