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Ch 12 Vs 8 (We Are a Strong Body)

إِذْ قَالُوا لَيُوسُفُ وَأَخُوهُ أَحَبُّ إِلَىٰ أَبِينَا مِنَّا وَنَحْنُ عُصْبَةٌ إِنَّ أَبَانَا لَفِي ضَلَالٍ مُّبِينٍ His brothers said, yusuf and his brother are dearer to our father than we but we are a strong body. Verily our father is in … Continue reading

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Ch 12 Vs 7 (Signs for The Seekers)

لَّقَدْ كَانَ فِي يُوسُفَ وَإِخْوَتِهِ آيَاتٌ لِّلسَّائِلِينَ Verily in the essence of yusuf and his brother signs for the seekers.

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Ch 12 Vs 6 (Thus He Selected You)

وَكَذَٰلِكَ يَجْتَبِيكَ رَبُّكَ وَيُعَلِّمُكَ مِن تَأْوِيلِ الْأَحَادِيثِ وَيُتِمُّ نِعْمَتَهُ عَلَيْكَ وَعَلَىٰ آلِ يَعْقُوبَ كَمَا أَتَمَّهَا عَلَىٰ أَبَوَيْكَ مِن قَبْلُ إِبْرَاهِيمَ وَإِسْحَاقَ إِنَّ رَبَّكَ عَلِيمٌ حَكِيمٌ And with this vision, he selects you, your Lord and teaches you from the essentialization … Continue reading

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Ch 12 Vs 5 (Do Not Relate Your Vision)

قَالَ يَا بُنَيَّ لَا تَقْصُصْ رُؤْيَاكَ عَلَىٰ إِخْوَتِكَ فَيَكِيدُوا لَكَ كَيْدًا إِنَّ الشَّيْطَانَ لِلْإِنسَانِ عَدُوٌّ مُّبِينٌ Yusuf’s father says, o my son (he is son of society), do not relate your vision upon your brothers so they plot against you … Continue reading

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Ch 12 Vs 4 (The Story of Yusuf Begins)

إِذْ قَالَ يُوسُفُ لِأَبِيهِ يَا أَبَتِ إِنِّي رَأَيْتُ أَحَدَ عَشَرَ كَوْكَبًا وَالشَّمْسَ وَالْقَمَرَ رَأَيْتُهُمْ لِي سَاجِدِينَ The most self-oriented application of the Quran begins. Yusuf (one who is sad, angry, regretful) has a vision for his father (which represents where … Continue reading

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Ch 12 Vs 3 (We Relate on You The Best Relationships)

نَحْنُ نَقُصُّ عَلَيْكَ أَحْسَنَ الْقَصَصِ بِمَا أَوْحَيْنَا إِلَيْكَ هَٰذَا الْقُرْآنَ وَإِن كُنتَ مِن قَبْلِهِ لَمِنَ الْغَافِلِينَ When Allah gives the kitabul mubeen (12/2), Allah relates upon the Reader the best of relationships when He inspires to you the entire Quran. … Continue reading

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Ch 12 Vs 2 (The Faultless Declaration to Think)

إِنَّا أَنزَلْنَاهُ قُرْآنًا عَرَبِيًّا لَّعَلَّكُمْ تَعْقِلُونَ the clear system/writ will be descended as a smooth/faultless declaration, so readers may think about it  

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