…Then Look Within Yourself!

As-Saqati reports: I was travelling as a tourist, when I once stumbled upon a cave. Issuing forth from inside of it was the sound of weeping. When I looked inside the cave, I saw a young man, who had the look of a man whose sorrows have reduced his body to a weak, wan, and … Continue reading …Then Look Within Yourself!

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To be read over and over again

إِنَّا أَنزَلْنَاهُ قُرْآنًا عَرَبِيًّا لَّعَلَّكُمْ تَعْقِلُونَ "Verily, We have sent it down as an Arabic Quran in order that you may understand." (12:2) Imam Mawdudi wrote about the above ayah: "The word "Quran" is a derivative of the Arabic verb qara'a meaning "he read". The appellation "Quran" with reference to a book suggests that it … Continue reading To be read over and over again