Rahi Delvi

☝ I've begun documenting lessons from the Qur'an.

230525 - Human diversity in the Quran

On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 [49:13] O people, We created you from a male and female, and We made you into nations and tribes, that you may know (accept) one another. Surely, the most akramakum (honourable, noble) among you in the sight of Allah is the most atqaakum. Allah is Knowledgeable, Expert. [30:22] And from His signs is the creation of the heavens and the earth, and the difference of your tongues and your colors. In that are signs for the world. [5:4...
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230518 - Reveal their attraction to

On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 [24:31] [24:31] And tell the believing females to lower their gaze and maintain their chastity; and they should not reveal their attractiveness except what is apparent. And they should put forth their shawls over their cleavage, and they should not reveal their attraction except to: their husbands, or their fathers, or fathers of their husbands, or their sons, or the sons of their husbands, or their brothers, or the sons of their brother...
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230520 - Allah pleased with them...

As'salaam u'Alykum 👋 On you be peace, from the source of peace. Allah, in the Quran says... translating into English, [5:119] Allah said: "This is a Day when the truth will benefit the truthful they will have gardens with rivers (streams) flowing beneath them abiding therein eternally Allah has become pleased with them and they are pleased with Him. Such is the greatest victory." [58:22] You will not find any people who believe in Allah and the Last Day leaning towards th...
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230508 - The time of the night is more effective and better for study

On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 As'salaam u'Alykum On Clubhouse, we discussed... ⤵ [73:6] The time of the night is more effective and better for study We then read... [73:1] O you who are cloaked. [73:2] Stand the night except for a little. [73:3] Half of it, or a little less than that. [73:4] Or a little more, and arrange the Qur'an with a meticulous arrangement. [73:5] We will throw upon you a saying (kawl'lan) which is heavy. [73:6] The ti...
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230508 - I'llah Ayn Yasha'Allah, and remember your Rabb ...

As'salaam u'Alykum. On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 [6:19] Say: "Which is the greatest testimony?" Say: "Allah is witness between me and you, and He has inspired to me this Qur'an that I may warn you with it and whoever it reaches, that you are bearing witness that with Allah are other gods!" Say: "I do not bear witness!" Say: "He is only One god, and I am innocent of what you have set up!" [31:33] With Allah is the knowledge regarding the Hour. And He sends down the...
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230511 - Remembrance and Salah

On you be peace, from As'salaam, the source of peace. 👋 Allah says, translating into English... [24:35] Allah is the Light of the heavens and the earth. The example of His light is like a niche within which there is a lamp, the lamp is encased in a glass, the glass is like a radiant planet, which is lit from a blessed olive tree that is neither of the east nor of the west, its oil nearly gives off light even if not touched by fire. Light upon light, Allah guides to His light w...
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230518 - Rarely yahja'oon the whole night

As’salaam u’Alykum. On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 Sleep? [32:15] The only people who believe in Our revelations are those whom when they are reminded by them, they fall sujjadan, and they glorify the praise of their Lord, and they are not arrogant. [32:16] Their sides readily forsake their beds, to call on their Lord out of fear and hope, and from Our provisions to them they give. [32:17] No person knows what is being hidden for them of joy, as a reward for what...
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230512 - Salah common meanings

Dua... [14:39] "Praise be to God who has granted me to my old age Ishmael and Isaac; my Lord is Hearer of the prayer." [14:40] "My Lord, let me establish the Salah, and also from my progeny. Our Lord, and accept my prayer (dua)." [14:41] "Our Lord, forgive me and my parents, and the believers on the Day the reckoning is called." [14:42] And do not think that Allah is unaware of what the wicked do. He is merely delaying them to a Day when all eyes are watching. [7:169] Then, a generation...
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230520 - [2:183]... Syam has been decreed...

On you be peace, from the source of peace. 👋 [2:183] O you who believe, syam has been decreed for you as it was decreed for those before you, perhaps you may be ta'ta'kun. [2:184] A few number of days. Whoever of you is sick or on a journey, then the same count from different days; and on those who are able, they may redeem by feeding the needy. And whoever does good voluntarily, then it is better for him. And if you ta'sumu it is better for you if only you knew. [2:185] ...
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230503 - Are there only two divine books?

Peace. The argument for two divine books via Kayvon Note..., the plural books. The assertion is the plural books refers to two books. The first mention of book refers to the Quran, and the other book...? The one that came before. [4:136] O you who believe; believe in God and His messenger, and the Book which was sent down to His messenger, and the Book which was sent before. And whoever rejects Allah, and His angels, and His Books, and His messengers, and the Last Day; then he has strayed...
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230505 - Salah and Dua (prayer) are different concepts

The Salah and the Dua are two separate concepts, and related behaviours. How do we know that? Because what is being said is the prayer (dua), which is asking to establish the Salah. [14:39] "Praise be to God who has granted me to my old age Ishmael and Isaac; my Lord is Hearer of the prayer." [14:40] "My Lord, let me hold the Salah, and also from my progeny. Our Lord, and accept my prayer (dua)." [14:41] "Our Lord, forgive me and my parents, and the believers on the Day the reckoning is cal...
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230424 - [2:47] Transliteration

[2:47] O Children of Israel, remember My favor that I had bestowed upon you, and that I had preferred you over all the worlds. [2:47] Yaa Baneee Israaa'eelaz kuroo ni'matiyal lateee an'amtu 'alaikum wa annee faddaltukum 'alal 'aalameen Yaa Baneee Israaa'eeL az kuroo ni'matiy al lateee an'amtu 'alaikum wa annee faddal'tukum 'alal 'aalameen ...
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230422 - God guides and chooses for Himself

God says, paraphrasing in English [10:100] And it is not for a soul to believe except with the permission of God. And He lets foulness be upon those who do not use reason. and [92:12] For guidance is up to Us. and [17:15] Whoever is guided is guided for himself, and whoever is misguided is for his own loss. And no bearer may carry the burden of another; and We were not to punish until We send a messenger. [35:24] We have sent you with the truth as a bearer of good news and a warner. T...
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230105 - Our natural inclination to God

via Kayvon. Fitrah Natural disposition to God Natural inclination to God [30:30] So set your face to the system of monotheism. It is the inclination that God has nurtured the people on. There is no changing in the creation of God. Such is the pure system, but most of the people do not know. ...
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230402 - Concern for other people who have not received the message

Brother Kayvon is always concerned that people have not received the message. Or what if they have received the corrupt message. These ayat shed light on that situation. [16:35] And those who were polytheists said: "If God had wished, we would not have served a thing other than Him; neither us nor our fathers; nor would we have made forbidden anything other than from Him." Those before them did exactly the same thing; so are the messengers required to do anything except deliver with clar...
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230414 - Quran Discussion: Bashar Vs Insan

Ayat discussed [53:32] They avoid major sins and immorality, except for minor offences. Your Lord is with vast forgiveness. He has been fully aware of you since He initiated you from the earth, and while you were embryos in the wombs of your mothers. Therefore, do not ascribe purity to yourselves; He is fully aware of the righteous. [15:26] And We have created the Insaan from a sludge from hot sediment. [15:27] And the Jaan, We created him before that from the fire of the fierce hot wind...
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230423 - Muslim and Mumin

There is a distinction between Muslims and Mumins. Or | Submitters? and Believers. God distinguishes between them in 33:35. [33:35] Surely, the submitting males, and the submitting females, the believing males, and the believing females, the devout males, and the devout females, the truthful males, and the truthful females, the patient males, and the patient females, the humble males, and the humble females, the charitable males, and the charitable females, the fasting males, and the fasting ...
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211014 - Angels at the time of death

Reminder [39:18] The ones who listen to what is being said, and then follow the best of it. These are the ones whom God has guided, and these are the ones who possess intelligence. And note, at the moment of death ⤵️ [16:32] Those whom their lives are terminated by the angels, while they had been good, they will say: "Peace be upon you, enter Paradise because of that which you have done." [8:50] And if you could only see as the angels terminate the lives of those who have rejected, they s...
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200206 - Evil befalls you due to yourself paradox

Al'hakim ☝ The wise, the possessor of knowledge, and the "meta" wisdom the source of wisdom ⊃ [4:78] Wherever you may be, death will find you, even if you are in fortified towers. If any good befalls them, they say: "This is from God," and if any evil befalls them, they say: "This is from you!" Say: "All is from God;" what is wrong with these people, they barely understand any narrative! This ayat shows that all is from God, the good, bad and ugly. Yet, [4:79] Any good that befalls ...
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200202 - Except that God wished it so

Al'haqq ☝ The truth. 12:76: So he began with their bags before the bag of his brother. Then he brought it out of the bag of his brother. It was such that We planned for Joseph, for he would not have been able to take his brother under the system of the king, except that God wished it so. We raise the degrees of whom We please, and over every one of knowledge is the All Knowledgeable. 🙌 Al'hamdulilah The beauty of God is so great Note here, it's not just the story of Joseph, it's also the...
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200130 - God does not want to punish

4:147: What would God want with your punishment if you were only thankful and believed? God is Thankful, Knowledgeable. Basically God is asking, what good does it do Him to see you punished? Be grateful Believe in God God is thankful | imagine that eh? God is knowledgeable Al'hamdulilah ...
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200107 - God created everything

Al'haqq ☝ The truth, the ultimate truth The holy truth the source of revealed truth tangible abstract and on and on ⤵ Peace. Hope your Gregorian calendar 2020 is off to a good start. :-) I have what might seem like an obvious point, yet it's a new appreciation for one small part of [ayat 29 from chapter 2][🗣] of the Quran. He is the One who has created for you all that is on the earth, then He attended to the heaven and has made it seven heavens, and He is aware of all things. W...
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191109 - Moses and confronting fears

As'salaam | the source of peace, to you | u'Alykum. Simple reflection. Had a really nice meeting with a few friends. Quran types. 💕♥ The predictability we experience, the laws and such, are a mercy from God. Imagine Moses having to pick up the staff, which became a snake, at night time. Recall, he thought he would bring back some news from the light that caught his attention. One recurring theme in the Quran is getting comfortable with confronting fears. Moses, God shows us in the Qura...
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191030 - Limits to cause and effect

Bismillah. Question On [Stack Exchange][🍔] someone asked Non Muslim person said he believes this world was created by Nature, and that things that happen in his life is due to karma. He doesn't seem to believe in Allah. I tell him this Nature was created by Allah. Then he asks so Who created Allah? How can I answer to him? I know to answer him but our answer should be thinkable. So that's why. One possible response As'salaam | The source of peace to you | u'Alykum. God says in Chapter...
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191109 - Is the earth flat? Does it matter? Are you cozy?

Ar'rabb ☝ The cherisher, the sustainer The Lord the teacher who taught the zeebras to run and babies language and on and on ⤵ As'salaam | the source of peace to you | to you الٓمٓ The earth is our habitat. God be praised. I have had the very good fortune of growing up in tropical climate, and the unbelievably good fortune of living in #Canada. The social issues are awful, here and there, however, the expanse of God's earth is something to behold. [God uses][🗣] the word firoshan or c...
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191026 - Sujud and salah connection and communion

Al'wali ☝ The ally, the guardian the one who has your back the ferocious protector think mama bear those feisty birds and on and on ⤵ As'salaam | the source of peace to you | u'Alykum Thanks for visiting. The Quran alone community has good reason for skepticism around the word "salah" or "salat" as it relates to ritualized Islam. Some from the Quran alone espouse a practice of not following the Sunni 5 daily salah ritual. Note, salah, not "prayer". Why? Because the Quran only talks ...
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191025 - Tarteel and staying up at night

Ar'rasaq ☝ The provider ⤵ As'salaam (the source of peace) u'Alykum (to you) Thanks for visiting. Iff God wills, you'll learn about tarteel, at the very least my understanding of the term. I understand it in two ways [as of today][📺], One, the [melodious reciting of the Qur'an][🌊] Two, the [gathering of ayat in clusters for some reason][👶] you feel inspired | my current understanding I learnt about tarteel back in my university days. I was subscribed to this Sunni Islam website that had...
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191016 - Trading with God

Bog. الٓمٓ That is the [kitab][📖], in which there is no doubt, a guidance for the righteous | muttha'keen Al'hamduliah. Peace, and salaam dear reader. Thank you for sharing your time with me today. When you are done reading this post, if God wills, your journey back to him will continue fruitfully, bearing fruit, here, and no doubt, in the future where God has assured the believers that the good you did now will be, essentially, in better condition in the future. It's like an investment. Y...
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191015 - Timeline

Bog. الٓمٓ In the name of Allah. Bog is a beautiful name of God, and to God belongs the most beautiful names according to the Quran. We often think of timelines as our own. Think facebook timeline, twitter timeline, your own digital trail on YouTube and Chrome, your browser history on all your devices, then there's your MasterCard transactions, that get logged to PayPal, and of course, Netflix and on an and on. That's one part of your timeline. I have a version of that too. That's a deep ...
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191015 - Yep, we can express oursleves alright

الٓمٓ Peace. The Qur'an talks about holding salah at midday. Insha'allah you will ask me for a citation. This is one part of it for me: [https://tab.bz/6wsbo][🖇]. Peace, and I hope your day is going well. Wa'salaam u'Alykum | or "And, on your be peace from its source 👋 Bog I'm opting to reflect on verse 4 of chapter 55 of the Quran or 55:4 for short. It [sounds like this][🗣], or try pronouncing the text below 'all-la'ma h'ul bayaaaann The [english translation is pretty astounding]...
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