…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!

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