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Translation of the meanings Surah: Ash-Sharh
Ayah:
 

Ash-Sharh

Purposes of the Surah:
المنة على النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم بتمام النعم المعنوية عليه.
Emphasis on the completion of the favours of Allah upon His Prophet (peace be upon him), by removing grief, anxiety and difficulty from him, and what that necessitates.

أَلَمۡ نَشۡرَحۡ لَكَ صَدۡرَكَ
1. Verily, Allah has opened up your heart for you and made receiving revelation beloved to you.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
وَوَضَعۡنَا عَنكَ وِزۡرَكَ
2. And I have removed sin from you.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
Benefits of the verses in this page:
• منزلة النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم عند ربه لا تدانيها منزلة.
1. The status of the Prophet (peace be upon him) according to his Lord is unparalleled.

• شكر النعم حقّ لله على عبده.
2. Being grateful for the favours of Allah is a right of His over His servants.

• وجوب الرحمة بالمستضعفين واللين لهم.
3. It is obligatory to show mercy to the weak, and show kindness to them.


ٱلَّذِيٓ أَنقَضَ ظَهۡرَكَ
3. That which was burdening you to the extent that it almost broke your back.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
وَرَفَعۡنَا لَكَ ذِكۡرَكَ
4. And I elevated for you your mention, so you are now remembered in the call to prayer, and the call preceding the prayer, and at other times.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
فَإِنَّ مَعَ ٱلۡعُسۡرِ يُسۡرًا
5. Indeed, with difficulty and constraint, comes ease and options.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
إِنَّ مَعَ ٱلۡعُسۡرِ يُسۡرٗا
6. Indeed, with difficulty and constraint, comes ease and options; when you know that well, the troubling of your people will not terrify you and will not stop you from calling towards Allah.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
فَإِذَا فَرَغۡتَ فَٱنصَبۡ
7. So when you finish your work and complete it, strive in the worship of your Lord.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
وَإِلَىٰ رَبِّكَ فَٱرۡغَب
8. And divert your passion and resolve towards Allah alone.
Arabic explanations of the Qur’an:
Benefits of the verses in this page:
• إكرام الله تعالى نبيه صلى الله عليه وسلم بأن رفع له ذكره.
1. The pleasure of Allah is the loftiest of objectives.

• رضا الله هو المقصد الأسمى.
2. The importance of reading and writing has been emphasised in Islam.

• أهمية القراءة والكتابة في الإسلام.
3. Wealth is dangerous if it leads to arrogance and distances one from the truth.

• خطر الغنى إذا جرّ إلى الكبر والبُعد عن الحق.
4. Prohibiting good is one of the traits of disbelief.

• النهي عن المعروف صفة من صفات الكفر.


 
Translation of the meanings Surah: Ash-Sharh
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