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Translation of the meanings Surah: Al-Feel
Ayah:
 

Al-Feel

Purposes of the Surah:
بيان قدرة الله وبطشه بالكائدين لبيته المحرّم.
Emphasis on making clear the power of Allah in protecting His sacred house, as a reminder and to show His favours.

أَلَمۡ تَرَ كَيۡفَ فَعَلَ رَبُّكَ بِأَصۡحَٰبِ ٱلۡفِيلِ
1. O Messenger! Do you not know how your Lord dealt with Abraha and his people: the people of the elephant, when they intended to demolish the Ka‘bah?
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
أَلَمۡ يَجۡعَلۡ كَيۡدَهُمۡ فِي تَضۡلِيلٖ
2. Allah made their evil plot to destroy it in vain; they did not achieve what they desired in trying to turn the people away from the Ka‘bah. They did not succeed in the slightest.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
وَأَرۡسَلَ عَلَيۡهِمۡ طَيۡرًا أَبَابِيلَ
3. Allah sent birds upon them, who came to them in flocks upon flocks.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
تَرۡمِيهِم بِحِجَارَةٖ مِّن سِجِّيلٖ
4. They pelted them with stones of clay.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
فَجَعَلَهُمۡ كَعَصۡفٖ مَّأۡكُولِۭ
5. So Allah made them like the leaves of crops that have been eaten and trampled upon by livestock.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
Benefits of the verses in this page:
• خسران من لم يتصفوا بالإيمان وعمل الصالحات، والتواصي بالحق، والتواصي بالصبر.
1. Whoever does not bring faith, do good deeds and encourage others in remaining steadfast upon the truth and being patient, has lost out.

• تحريم الهَمْز واللَّمْز في الناس.
2. Backbiting and taunting people is forbidden.

• دفاع الله عن بيته الحرام، وهذا من الأمن الذي قضاه الله له.
3. Allah defends His sacred house.


 
Translation of the meanings Surah: Al-Feel
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