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English Tafseer/Commentaries Of The Noble Quran
Some of the English Commentaries/Tafseer Of The Noble Quran that are Available online:
1 Maruf Ul Quran By Mufti Shafi Usmani (Translated By Mufti Taqi Usmani) (Recommended)
2 Tafseer Daryabadi by Abdul Majid Daryabadi
http://quranwebsite.com/read/abdul_majid_darababadi__english.html (Vol 1,2 and 3) (pdf)
https://archive.org/download/Quran-EnglishCommentary-AbdulMajidDaryabadiVol.4/Quran-EnglishCommentary-AbdulMajidDaryabadiVol.4.pdf (Vol 4) (pdf)
3 Tafseer Ibn Kathir (Abridged) (Ulema Guidance Required)
4 Quran- The Living Truth by Basheer Ahmad Mohydeen
5 Anwar Ul Bayan
6 Tadabbur Ul Quran
7 The Message of The Quran (Ulema Guidance Required due to some Deviant Mutazila Views)
by Mohammad Asad
8 In the Shade of The Quran by Syed Qutb (Ulema Guidance Required due to some Deviant Views)
9 The Study Quran by Syed Nasr Hossein
(Ulema Guidance Required due to some Deviant Views)
10 Israr Ut Tanzeel
11 Tafseer Al Qurtubi Vol. 1 (Ulema Guidance Required)
12 Dawat Ul Quran by Shams Pirzada
13 Tafheem Ul Quran by Syed Abul Ala Maududdi (Recommended)
https://www.google.co.in/url?rct=j&sa=t&source=web&url=https%3A%2F%2Fplay.google.com%2Fstore%2Fapps%2Fdetails%3Fid%3Dcom.iroshni.tafheemulquraneng%26hl%3Den%26referrer%3Dutm_source%253Dgoogle%2526utm_medium%253Dorganic%2526utm_term%253Dtafheem%2Bul%2Bquran%2Benglish%2Bpdf%26pcampaignid%3DAPPU_1_1WtcWqeRKcqk8AXuxJXgBQ&usg=AOvVaw1V2ddfX-N6mXp0Mep-nULi&ved=0ahUKEwjnz7Tjy9nYAhVKErwKHW5iBVwQ8oQBCDEwAQ (Play Store)
14 Abdullah Yusuf Ali (Ulema Guidance Required due to some Deviant Views)
https://archive.org/download/TheHolyQuranEnglishTranslationoftheMeaningandCommentary/The%20Holy%20Quran%20-%20Abdullah%20Yusuf%20Ali%20IFTA.pdf (With Commentary) (Pdf)
15 Imtiyaz Ahmed (Recommended)
16 The Gracious Quran by Ahmed Zaki Hammad
17 Noorul Irfan (May Contain Some Devaint Barielvy Views, therefore this Tafseer should be read Under Ulema Guidance)
https://archive.org/download/TafsirNoorUlIrfanEnglishV1/Tafsir%20Noor%20ul%20Irfan%20%28English%29%20-v1.pdf (Vol 1)
https://archive.org/download/TafsirNoorUlIrfanEnglishV2/Tafsir%20Noor%20ul%20Irfan%20%28English%29%20-v2.pdf (Vol 2)
18 Saheeh International (Recommended)
19 Abdel Haleem
20 Dr Mehmood Ghali (Recommended)
21 Mohammad William Pickthai (Recommended)
22 Aysha Bewley (Recommended)
23 Translation Of The Meanings Of The Noble Quran written by Dr. Mohammad Muhsin Khan and Dr. Mohammad Taqi Ud Deen Al Hilali
24 The Clear Quran –A Thematic English Translation (of the meaning of The Noble Quran by Dr. Mustafa Khattab
https://www.google.co.in/url?rct=j&sa=t&source=web&url=https%3A%2F%2Fplay.google.com%2Fstore%2Fapps%2Fdetails%3Fid%3Dcom.quran.labs.androidquran%26hl%3Den%26referrer%3Dutm_source%253Dgoogle%2526utm_medium%253Dorganic%2526utm_term%253Dquran%2Bbest%2Btranslation%26pcampaignid%3DAPPU_1_5j17WZSMEoi18QWJhIyYDA&usg=AFQjCNEMZ6U0X2Mi4W9QRusUkqlM04lOkA&ved=0ahUKEwiUl42qjKzVAhWIWrwKHQkCA8MQ5YQBCKkBMBI (Play Store)
25 Irfan Ul Quran by Dr. Tahir Ul Qadri
http://www.irfan-ul-quran.com/quran/english/tid/50/Irfan-ul-Quran-Apps.html (Play Store)
26 Al Huda (Word To Word)
27 Mohammad Mohar Ali (Word To Word)
28 Dr. Shehnaz And Kausar (Word To Word)
29 Summary of All 30 Parts Of The Noble Quran (Juz By Juz)
30 Quran Dictionary by Abdul Kareem Parekh
31 Why Islam (Proofs From Modern Science)
32 Scientific Truths in the Quran
33 The Unchallengeable Miracles of the Quran (Recommended)
34 Quran- The Miracles of the Miracles by Ahmed Deedat
35 Ahmad Raza Khan
36 Talal Itani
37 Kanzul Eeman
38 Ahmed Ali
“WOMEN ARE COMPLICATED”
or so they say...
The number one most complicated matter in regards to women is the Fiqh of Women.
But it doesn’t have to be.
In a step towards empowering Muslim women and uncomplicating matters surrounding them, AlMaghrib Institute is introducing a well-deserved and long-awaited seminar dedicated to the Muslim Woman.
COMPLICATED? A-Z of Women’s Modern Fiqh
Taught by none other than AlMaghrib’s Vice President,
SHAYKH WALEED BASYOUNI
A SINGLE-WEEKEND-DEGREE SEMINAR
What the course content will cover:
1. Public speaking
2. Socialization and interaction with the community
3. Niqaab and Hijaab
4. Beautification and modesty (hayaa)
5. Character and etiquette
6. Menstruation and purification
7. Leading in Salaah and making the Adhaan
8. Following the Janazah and visiting the graves
9. Zakah and Sadaqah
10. Polygamy, marriage and divorce
11. And many more…
Why should a man take this class?
1. Content is related in the MODERN context
2. Key to understanding women and appreciating what they face
3. Handle Fiqh issues in an Islamic and wise way
4. Gain the complete view as a student of knowledge
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“An hour for my Lord, and an hour for my desires,”
I used to hear them say. And so my world is divided Between a life of amusement And a life of religiosity But what if I can consolidate the two
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Are You A Parent?
The "Ultimate Parenting Course" is Coming to Town
Surah Yusuf is an amazing surah that deals with the HUMAN CONSCIENCE in the form of a story. One aspect of this story is the relationship between the child and the parent. On this point Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi comments as follows:
"The unifying concern of this surah is human conscience – how it is informed, how it is trained and tested, how it is supported and rewarded. This concern is not presented as an argument or doctrine but as a story. We need to reflect on the central concern of the surah and also on why the form of a story works so well to convey it...
Conscience is located in the deep interior of a person; it is separate and removed (in some ways, protected) from the external world and from the habits of other people. The unfolding of the story in this surah is a demonstration that the integrity of a person’s conscience is sustained by their commitment to connection with God. The attitude and behaviour of Ya’qub and Yusuf, ‘alayhimaas-salam, throughout the intricately woven incidents, demonstrate that these two men are, at all times, aware of being in the presence of God and answerable to Him. The feeling never leaves them that God is present and God is good: when there is not the least sign of things turning out well for them, they seem able to wait with a gracious patience for things to turn out well. At no point do either of them neglect to think, speak and act in the best way, i.e. in the way most pleasing to God.
Conscience is a personal teacher. What it teaches is sometimes also taught by social convention and religious rules, and laws derived from these. But in the end, norms and conventions, the rules and laws in society, are not sufficient to deter people from doing wrong – if they see other people do something wrong and get away with it, they think: why shouldn’t I do the same? Only a strong, healthy conscience can prevent people from following the habits and manners of the people around them and, instead, doing what pleases God and doing it in the way that pleases God." - Shaykh Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi
There are many different courses, books and lectures on parenting and raising children by both Muslims as well as Non-Muslims. This informs us that there is a real issue with raising good children as well as "raising" good parents. But the irony is that these materials and courses often times deal with issues in very superficial ways focusing on techniques, methods, skills, philosophies and ideas. Far from being helpful these are sometimes harmful to both the child and the parent. What is beneficial is beneficial only in a very limited context. The simple reason for this is that they do not really deal with the human conscience which makes the moral judgements and not to mention the fact that the authors themselves have no strong and healthy conscience.
The "Ultimate Parenting Course" is the one that makes the concern of the HUMAN CONSCIENCE central and most important - this is none other than Surah Yusuf - The Best of Stories. If you want to be a good parent and if you want your children to be good children then having a deep understanding of Surah Yusuf is a must for you. This is an opportunity for the whole family with crèche facilities for younger children (2-12 years). You cannot afford to miss this lifetime opportunity.
Book your place now as the registrations are nearing an end.
Surah Yusuf - The Best of Stories at The Best of Times
Ramadhan Weekend London & Online Seminar
By Shaykh Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi (Oxford)
Date: Weekend 27-28 July 2013 | Time: 9.30AM - 6.30PM
Venue: Edmonton Islamic Centre London + Live Online Worldwide
Overnight accommodation (for men and women) if required and crèche facilities available.
Limited seats - previous London seminar attracted over 200 people.
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