The Poor

fā qāf rā l-faqra (noun, masculine) = the poverty l-fuqarāa, l-fuqarāi, l-fuqarāu = (noun, masculine plural) = the poor Surah Al-Baqarah 268 al-shayṭānu yaʿidukumu l-faqra wayamurukum bil-faḥshāi wal-lahu yaʿidukum maghfiratan min'hu wafaḍlan wal-lahu wāsiʿun ʿalīmun Satan threatens you with poverty and orders you to immorality, while Allah promises you forgiveness from Him and bounty. And Allah …

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Paradise and Hell (2)

Surah Al-Baqarah 35 : waqul'nā   yāādamu  us'kun  anta  wazawjuka  l-janata  wakulā  min'hā  raghadan  ḥaythu  shi'tumā  walā  taqrabā  hādhihi  l-shajarata  fatakūnā  mina  l-ẓālimīna And We said, "O Adam, dwell, you and your wife, in Paradise and eat therefrom in [ease and] abundance from wherever you will. But do not approach this tree, lest you be …

The clear enemy

ib'līsa (proper noun) = Iblis Derived from shīn ṭā nūn l-shayṭāna, l-shayṭāni, l-shayṭānu (masculine noun) = the Satan l-shayāṭīna, l-shayāṭīni, l-shayāṭīnu (masculine noun, plural) = the devils Derived from ʿayn dāl wāw l-ʿaduwu (masculine noun) = the enemy ʿaduwwun, ʿaduwwan, ʿaduwwin (masculine noun) = enemy, enemies   Several clear warnings from Allah subhanahu wa ta …

Ayat-al-Kur’siyy

Derived from hamza yā yā āyatan (feminine noun) = a sign, a verse l-āyāti, l-āyātu (feminine plural noun) = the Signs, the Verses Derived from kāf rā sīn l-kur'siyy = the kursi kur'siyyuhu = His Kursi   Narrated Muhammad bin Sirin: Abu Huraira said, "Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) put me in charge of the Zakat of Ramadan …