Tag: Fajr Series

Chapter Fajr – Part 9

Chapter Fajr – Part 9

An obvious reaction to this verse is that when death is given, it is too late to be doing anything pertaining to understanding the purpose of one’s existence is concerned.  There is no need to discuss on this because the spirit has already left the body, the conditions/creation has changed, responsibilities are lifted.  Also, the […]

By June 27, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 8

Chapter Fajr – Part 8

Recap: People who do not honor orphans (defenseless beings) are being egoistic. We do not encourage each other to extend our help to those people who need guidance and truth that satisfies human beings.  They may be deprived of it or not know it.    We inherit the whole universe to be a witness to the […]

By June 20, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 7

Chapter Fajr – Part 7

Recap:  Everything in creation is an orphan and we should honor it because in this type of creation, an orphan does not have any protector.  We can treat anything as we want.  Example: we can kill animals as we want, we can cut trees as we want, we can insult them as well by saying […]

By June 13, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 6

Chapter Fajr – Part 6

89:15 “As for man, when His Lord tries him by honoring him and bestowing blessing on him, he says: “My Lord has honored me.” 89:16 “whereas, whenever He tries him by straitening his means of livelihood, he says: “My Lord has disgraced me!” Is the same man being talked about in the two verses?  If […]

By June 6, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 5

Chapter Fajr – Part 5

What is the purpose in the Quran using harsh or frightening scene or language?  Example: some previous people were destroyed.  What does it mean for me?  Is it to scare me?  If that was the case, then I would just superficially accept its message.  Analogy: someone threatens to kill you if you do not accept […]

By May 30, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 4

Chapter Fajr – Part 4

The universe and I are in constant communication which enables me to realize that meaning has no space-time limitations.  Meaning is so abstract but real.  Where is meaning coming from?  I cannot make sense of it.  Why is it so?  How come I exist in this position?  How come I exist within this connection?  Creation […]

By May 28, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 3

Chapter Fajr – Part 3

Are we reading the aspect of why we exist?  We need to go deeper to understand our reality and what our human senses are for?  Why are my human senses given to me and what are they for? Quran always gives example of tangible aspects of life (such as in the verses mentioning “the previous […]

By May 16, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 2

Chapter Fajr – Part 2

Is my emotional tendency influenced by external factors or my real self?  I can only discover it by consciously questioning it.  Human freewill sits on the driver seat and will direct all tools in a way that is appropriate to human nature.  What is external/internal to my human nature?  I have to always question myself […]

By May 9, 2018 Read More →
Chapter Fajr – Part 1

Chapter Fajr – Part 1

The earlier revealed revelation catches people’s attention to ponder over what they are made to observe every day.  Sunrise and Sunset are obvious display that needs to be reflected on.  Most verses in the Quran are open-ended.  This means that everything is open to your interpretation, given that you do not have a biased mindset.  […]

By May 2, 2018 Read More →