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QUESTION: In verses 13 and 14 of Surah Muhammad, the verbs of singular subjects are plural. Generally, singular subjects need singular words and plural subjects plural ones. Kindly clarify this? (Waqar Elahi, Rawalpindi)
ANSWER: Before an attempt is made to answer your questions, I would like to
Something happened once; something that changed everything: I began to think. It was the best thing that ever happened, it was the worst thing that ever happened. I became more certain than I was ever before, I became more uncertain than I was ever before. I came to know that I could know, but was not
The surah can be divided into the following six sections.
Section I (1-10)
The Prophet (sws) is directed to discharge his mission of inzaar with full preparation. He should declare the greatness of His Lord and cleanse and purge his heart from everything which may tarnish it.
Islam has based its social structure on the institution of family. For the development of such a society in which the basic unit is the family, it is essential to regard chastity and modesty as fundamental values. It is to safeguard and protect these values that the Shar’iah has laid down a whole code