Category Archives: Quran Story

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 1

By | December 26, 2018

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 1 The Islamic view of Jesus lies between two extremes.  The Jews, who rejected Jesus as a prophet, called him an imposter, while the Christians, on the other hand, considered him to be the son of God and worship him as such.  Islam considers Jesus to be one… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 3

By | December 26, 2018

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 3 His Crucifixion God clarified in the Quran that Jesus was not crucified; rather, it was made to seem that way to the Jews, and that God raised him to the Heavens.  The Quran does not explain, though, who was the person crucified instead of Jesus, may the… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Ibraheem, Part – I

By | December 26, 2018

Prophet Ibraheem was born in Iraq. His father, whose name was Aazar, would carve idols from wood and sell them to the idol worshippers. Prophet Ibraheem led his life in continuous struggle to comprehensively establish Islam. He is mentioned with praiseworthy titles in the Quran which help us to understand his distinguished character. Prophet Ibraheem… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 2

By | December 26, 2018

Qu’ran Story : Jesus in Islam, Part 2 His Divinity Muslims believe in the Absolute Oneness of God, Who is a Supreme Being free of human limitations, needs and wants.  He has no partners in His Divinity.  He is the Creator of everything and is completely separate from His creation, and all worship is to… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Ibraheem, Part – II

By | December 26, 2018

Ibraheem Smashes the Idols When Ibraheem recognised that his father and people would not give up worshipping their idols, he left his father’s house and abandoned his people and what they worshiped. He decided to do something about their state of disbelief, but did not reveal it. He knew that there was to be a… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Sulaymaan : Part – II

By | November 16, 2018

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Sulaymaan : Part – II The queen of Sheba, upon receiving the letter from Sulaymaan, may Allah exalt his mention, was very disturbed and hurriedly summoned her advisors. They reacted as to a challenge, for they felt that there was someone challenging them, hinting at war and defeat, and… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Sulaymaan : Part – I

By | November 16, 2018

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Sulaymaan : Part – I Sulaymaan, may Allah exalt his mention, was one of the prominent Prophets of Allah, may Allah exalt their mention, who are well known in the religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. His story, which is an interesting one, is mentioned in the Noble… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Eesaa, Part – II

By | November 14, 2018

In the first part of the Story of Prophet ‘Eesaa (Jesus), may Allah exalt his mention, we highlighted the most important events in his life: his miraculous birth, his childhood, the opposition of the Jewish authorities to his mission, his miracles, etc. Here we continue his story: Prophet ‘Eesaa, may Allah exalt his mention, continued… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Saba’

By | November 14, 2018

All perfect praise is due to Allah; I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah and that Muhammad is His Slave and Messenger; may Allah exalt his mention, as well as his family and all his companions. Allah Says (what means): “There was for [the tribe of] Saba’ in their dwelling place… Read More »

Quran Story : The story of Prophet Eesaa, Part – I

By | November 14, 2018

While Maryam (Mary), may Allah exalt her mention, was praying in her place of worship, an angel in the form of a man appeared before her. Filled with terror, she tried to flee, praying (what means): “…’Indeed, I seek refuge in the Most Merciful from you, [so leave me], if you should be fearing of… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : The story of Prophet Adam – Part III

By | October 21, 2018

On earth, Aadam, may Allah exalt his mention, had to face conflict and struggle. No sooner had one ended than another began. He also had to toil to sustain himself. He had to protect himself with clothes and weapons and protect his wife and children from wild beasts. Above all, he had to struggle with… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : The story of Prophet Adam – Part II

By | October 21, 2018

Allah commanded Aadam, may Allah exalt his mention, to dwell in Paradise Saying (what means): “…‘O Aadam! Dwell, you and your wife, in Paradise and eat therefrom in [ease and] abundance from wherever you will. But do not approach this tree, lest you be among the wrongdoers.’” [Quran: 2:35] The location of this Paradise is… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : The story of Prophet Adam – Part I

By | October 21, 2018

Allah Almighty revealed in the Quran (what means): “And [mention, O Muhammad], when your Lord said to the angels: ‘Indeed, I will make upon the earth a successive authority.’ They said: ‘Will You place upon it one who causes corruption therein and sheds blood, while we declare Your praise and sanctify You?’ He [Allah] said: … Read More »

Qu’ran Story : The story of Prophet Salih – II

By | October 21, 2018

After they plotted to kill the she-camel, the disbelievers among the people of Prophet Salih began to watch her closely, observing all her movements. As she came to drink from the well, Masrai, the man who volunteered to kill her, shot her in the leg with an arrow. She tried to escape but was hampered… Read More »

Qu’ran Story : The Story of Prophet Salih – Part I

By | October 21, 2018

After the destruction of ‘Aad, the people of Prophet Houd Thamood, the people of Prophet Salih  succeeded them in power and glory. They, like their predecessors, fell to idol-worshipping. As their material wealth increased so, too, did their evil ways, while their virtue decreased. Like the people of ‘Aad, they erected huge buildings on the… Read More »