:: Give us the good of this world and the next ::
Narrated by Anas (radiAllahu anhu):
The Messenger of Allah, Muhammad (peace be upon him) used to say:
“اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّنَا آتِنَا فِي الدُّنْيَا حَسَنَةً وَفِي الآخِرَةِ حَسَنَةً وَقِنَا عَذَابَ النَّارِ “
“O God, give us all the good of this world, and the good of the life hereafter, and save us from the punishment of the fire.”
[Sahih al-Bukhari, Book 65 "Tafseer of the Prophet", Hadith 4563]
Filed under Hadith, Sunnah
The Noble Qur’an
::The Interpreter of the Qur’an::
Ibn Jarir At-Tabari reported that ‘Abdullah bin Mas’ud said: “Yes, Ibn ‘Abbas is the interpreter of the Qur’an.”
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“Some special knowledge of the circumstances that surround the message is also necessary for fuller understanding of its meaning and implications.”
Few quick thoughts/ concerns as below…
There is a new trend in Pakistan that I am noticing. I may be wrong, I wish to be wrong in this case.
By Umer Sultan | [Updated May 4th 2010.]
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A poem written by Hong Wu, the emperor of China who established the Ming Dynasty in the 14th century, written in praise of the Prophet Muhammad. (Emperor Wu was not a Muslim).