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Does this then mean that it was only relevant to that specific person about whom the hadith is discussing? This may be done in order to help clarify the intended meaning.

Likewise, if one takes an oath by Allah that he will not visit someone, because he has been told that so and so is a sinner, and then he later finds out that he is not, then he can visit him and no expiation is due. The most knowledgeable of people regarding tafsir are the people of Makkah, just as the people of Madinah are knowledgeable in military expeditions.

Similarly, the verse can be referring to the remembrance Allah revealed which is the Qur’an. He died in AH and was the teacher of Imam al-Ghazall. Even non-Arabs recite it in Arabic which is why the words of the Qur’an can never be translated. The reason this verse was revealed was due to such and such, especially if it was due to a person. The miracle of the Qur’an is such that it is unique in its language and eloquence and so cannot be directly translated.

It can be said that the exegesis of the Qur’an includes its meanings, its wisdoms and mysteries, for the Qur’an has meanings, and these meanings and rulings contain in them wisdom and mysteries.

Whoever heard from him before his books were burnt is considered to be strong in terms of evidence. And you were to reply: Here, the author may Allah have mercy upon him is saying: The correct opinion as mentioned is that the verb must then possess the meaning of another verb which would use such a preposition. Therefore, there is no benefit in this and its colour makes no difference.


Here, the author states that there are very few synonyms in the Arabic language. This is similar to the one who is called Muhammad [literally the praiseworthy one] but he possesses no praiseworthy characteristics or ‘Abdullah [the princjples of Allah] even though he disbelieves in Him. This is only if the words convey that meaning, otherwise one must avoid conveying meanings which do not exist. A narration can be authentic and correct, or false in which the narrator intentionally lied or made a mistake.

Rather, each one of them would support the truth no matter where he found it, to the extent, that the leader khaltfah would change his ruling based upon the truth a woman would remind him of. And those they invoke other than Allah create nothing, and they [themselves] are created. The author will now give some examples highlighting this. This is because understanding the Qur’an is one of the three reasons for which it was revealed.

This latter part whose authenticity we cannot ascertain, for the most is unbeneficial and to delve into it is unnecessary. And by the dawn when it breathes. The answer is that this is allowed so long as the two meanings do not negate one another. This difference of opinion may occur due to relevant evidences being hidden, overlooked, not being known or being misunderstood, or due to one favouring an opposing opinion.

The purpose here is to briefly allude to this point and not to expound upon it. They claim that the believer who committed major sins is in a station between the other two stations, i.

They are of three types: It is reported in the Sahth that the Prophet M said: From this category is also the statement: Who are my supporters for [the cause of] Allah Surah Mmran, 3: Principlez explanation is he will not go astray in thw world, nor will he suffer in the Hereafter, and each interpretation alludes to the other.

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Thus, the narration in which c Uthman said to All: Opposing that is the light of knowledge and action. In relation to the first meaning [i. He had an extensive knowledge of Quran, Sunnah, Greek philosophy, Islamic history, and religious books of others, as is evident from the variety of the books he wrote.

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Rather an intrduction is attached showing the intended meaning, as is done in the verse: The point being, there are clear signs showing the authenticity or weakness of those narrations which are essential and required by the Muslims. Surah Al- c Imran, 3: The answer to this question is that it can refer to both. This is why Imam Ahmad said: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Introduction to The Principles of Tafsir By Ibn Taymiyyah

Thus, some scholars taymiyyaj stated this word refers to a hunter whilst others say it refers to a lion, and so long as the word implies both meanings without contradiction, there is no harm in applying both meanings. This is stated even though the One who truly brings them out of this darkness is Allah, which is why He adds: In this example a non-Arab asks: Likewise, prayer is also an odd number. They interpret the Qur’an and twist it to support their views.

Unquestionably, His is the creation and the command Surah al-A [ raf, 7: The reason is that this allows us to give the verb an added meaning which makes it clearer. Inhroduction students included itnroduction noteworthy scholars who would travel to study with him. Likewise, the Jahmiyyah, the followers of Jahm ibn Safwan, distort all the verses pertaining to the attributes of Allah.

Also [included in this is the following] verse: In the second, He mentioned the relatives who have prescribed shares such as the spouses and maternal brother.