What is the first command to all mankind mentioned in this surah?
To worship Allah swt Alone
To fast in the month of Ramadhan
To take of the neighbours
To say Salaams to others
What are the root letters for "ABD" ?
ع ب د
ع ب و د
ع ب و
ع ب ي
"O Mankind ,worship your RABB ............. "
What are some of the favors mentioned (that we too often take for granted) in this ayah ?
HE created you and those before you, that you may become righteous
HE who made for you the Earth a bed (فِرَاشًا) [spread out] and the sky a ceiling (بِنَآءً)
(HE) sent down the rain from the sky and brought forth thereby fruits as provisions for you
No favours at all
What is the benefit of worship (ibadah) mentioned in ayah 21 of surah Al- Baqarah
increase in wealth
increase in life
Tawheedul Qasd is when one does every single thing seeking the pleasure of Allah SWT alone. His sole goal is the pleasure of his Rabb
What is the challenge issued by Allah swt in ayah 23?
To produce a surah (chapter) like that of the Quran
To produce an ayah like that of the Quran
To produce 10 surahs like that of the Quran
To produce an entire Quran
In ayah 24 Al Hijarah (الْحِجَارَةُ) - "the stones" refers to
Black sulphur according to Ibn Abbas (Radh)
sticks and stones
What is the evidence of the prophethood the Prophet (saw)?
What are the conditions that have to be met for a deed to be considered a righteous deed?
The Intention should be sincerely only for Allah swt and it should be according to Quran and Sunnah
The intention should be to gain publicity and recognition
The intention should be to gain the approval of family and friends
It should be according to ones own desires
What is the purpose of citing examples ?
to make it easier for the main message to be understood
to create variety
to prove the truthfulness of the Prophet (PBUH)
to distract from the main message