Jumada ul Akhir 1440 Week 4

Qur’an, Sura Al Jathiyah, Chapter 45

3. Surely, there are signs of His existence (and His power) in the heavens and the earth for the mu’minin [believers],

4. And also in your own creation and all the creatures that He spreads around in the earth are proofs for a community who are after sure knowledge.

Qur’an, Sura Qaf, Chapter 50

39. Therefore (O Muhammad) be patient with what they say, and do tasbih [continuous glorification] with gratitude and praise of your Rab before the rising of the sun and just before the setting of the sun,

Glossary

ayat: sign; portent; lesson; message; proof; revelation; verse; evidence

mu’min: one who accepts, believes in and complies with the truth; accepter of the truth; believer; acknowledger

mu’minin, mu’minun: plural of mu’min

mu’minat: believing women

nur: light; guidance; enlightenment

Rab: Lord; Master

sabr: patience; steadfastness; perseverance

tasbih: glorification through repeating the names of Allah

yaqin: certainty; sure knowledge

zikr: mentioning Allah’s name repeatedly with certain intention and contemplation; glorification or supplication; reminder

Translation by Murshid Shaykh Taner Vargonen Ansari

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