Ayat Bayyinat

November 29, 2016

Chapter Two – Introduction

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   وَلَقَدْ اَنْزَلْنَآ اِلَیْكَ اٰیٰتٍۢ بَیِّنٰتٍۚ   وَمَا یَكْفُرُ بِهَآ اِلَّا الْفٰسِقُوْنَ And We have certainly revealed to you verses [which are] clear proofs, and no one would deny them except the defiantly disobedient.[1]   وَ قُلْ جَآءَ الْحَقُّ وَ زَهَقَ الْبَاطِلُؕ   اِنَّ الْبَاطِلَ کَانَ زَهُوْقًا And say, “Truth has come, and falsehood has departed. Indeed is falsehood, [by nature], ever bound to depart.”[2]   […]
November 29, 2016

The Shia Answer to Verses Extolling the Virtues of the Sahaba

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   The Shia Answer to Verses Extolling the Virtues of the Sahaba   The general response the Shia give to those verse which Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala has revealed regarding the Muhajirin and their merits and declaring His happiness with them is that iman and sincerity of intention are a condition for the hijrah’s correctness and for one to be worthy of attaining […]
November 29, 2016

Proofs Establishing That the Sahaba Were Not Munafiqin

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Proofs Establishing That the Sahaba Were Not Munafiqin   Proof 1 It is clear that the three khalifas and the senior Sahaba radiya Llahu ‘anhum were Muslims and acknowledged towhid and nubuwwah. Hence, their ‘outward’ iman cannot be rejected. Now remains the question as to whether they rejected towhid and nubuwwah from their hearts due to which they would be called munafiqin. Proof […]
November 24, 2016

The Second Answer the Shia Present to Verses Extolling the Sahaba’s Virtue

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   The Second Answer the Shia Present to Verses Extolling the Sahaba’s Virtue   The crux of the first answer of the Shia is that Sayyidina Abu Bakr radiya Llahu ‘anhu — who is from the Muhajirin — had a corrupt intention. Now listen to what other answers they give.   Shah Sahib quotes Mulla ‘Abdullah’s answer in Tuhfah:   Allah’s subhanahu wa ta […]
November 24, 2016

The Third Answer the Shia Present to Verses Extolling the Sahaba’s Virtue

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   The Third Answer the Shia Present to Verses Extolling the Sahaba’s Virtue   Some intellectuals have answered by saying that the pleasure Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala declared for the Muhajirin and Ansar radiya Llahu ‘anhum in the glorious Qur’an does not refer to all the Muhajirin and Ansar radiya Llahu ‘anhum but to only a select few, although there appears to be […]