Quran Gems

Tips and Resources for Understanding the Quran

Check this article for tips and resources towards a better understanding of the Quran

Unlocking Taraweeh Series

A series of short summaries and articles that hopefully will give an overview and a macro-level Tafsir of the Quran.
All articles were written in Ramadan of 2016

  1. Introduction
  2. Surat​ Al Fatiha 
  3. Surat Al-Baqara (Part 1)
  4. Surat Al-Baqara (Part 2)
  5. Surat Al-Baqara (Part 3) – Conclusion and Summary 
  6. Surat Aal-Imran [Chapter 3] – Part (1): A healthy interfaith debate with the people of the book
  7. Surat Aal-Imran [Chapter 3] – Part (2): Steadfastness in the times of trials and tribulations
  8. Surat Al-Nisaa [Chapter 4] – Part (1): Justice and mercy in Sharia Law – Protecting the family
  9. Surat Al-Nisaa [Chapter 4] – Part (2): Laws and guidance on protecting the community 
  10. Surat Al-Maeda [Chapter 5]: Fulfill your promise to Allah
  11. Surat Al-Anaam [Chapter 6] – Part (1): Revive your faith
  12. Surat Al-Anaam [Chapter 6] – Part (2): The message of true Tawheed
  13. Surat Al-Aaraf [Chapter 7] – Part (1): Take a stand
  14. Surat Al-Aaraf [Chapter 7] – Part (2): Stories of courage
  15. Surat Al-Anfal [Chapter 8]: Recipe for victory
  16. Surat Attawba [Chapter 9]: Repentance 
  17. Surat Yunus [Chapter 10] : Trust Allah’s wisdom 
  18. Surat Hud [Chapter 11]: A balanced action plan against oppression 
  19. Surat Yusuf [Chapter 12]: With difficulty comes ease 
  20. Surat Al-Raad [Chapter 13]: Truth vs. Falsehood
  21. Surat Ibrahim [Chapter 14]: The blessing of guidance 
  22. Surat Al-Hijr [Chapter 15]: Allah will guard His Deen  
  23. Surat Al-Kahf [Chapter 18]: Protection from Tribulation
  24. Surat Maryam [Chapter 19]: A family’s source of spirituality
  25. Surat Al-Noor [Chapter 24]: A Light for the morality of a community 
  26. Surat Luqman [Chapter 31]: Parenting 101