Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)

Criticism of the Modern Muslim Ummah by the Prophet: The Glory of Faith

Quran 22:47: And they urge you to hasten the punishment. But Allah will never fail in His promise. And indeed, a day with your Lord...

Those who follow ‘the unlettered Prophet’

Quran 7:157: Those who follow the Messenger, the unlettered prophet, whom they find written in what they have of the Torah and the Gospel, who...

The Greatest Prophet (peace be upon him)

The following is taken from "Faizan-e-Madina" pg. 35: Almighty Allah has said: These (aforementioned Prophets) are the ones whom Allah guided; so follow their path....

Astronomy

‘Big Bang’ Quran 21:30

Have those who disbelieved not considered that the heavens and the earth were a joined entity, and We separated them and made from water every...

The Creation of the Universe in the Quran and Science

The Qur’an and the Creation of the Universe The Qur’an does not have a chapter on the genesis of our universe as do the Jewish...

The Smoke Quran 41:11

Then He directed Himself to the heaven while it was smoke and said to it and to the earth, "Come , willingly or by compulsion."...

Expanding Universe

Quran 51:47: The following excerpt is taken from "Physics and the Holy Quran" by Abdul Rashid Khan: And with Power and Skill (with Hands), We...

The Galaxies

Quran 21:104: On that day when We shall roll up heaven as a scroll for writings; As We originated the first creation, so We shall...

Stars

Quran 56:75-76: Then I swear by the setting of the stars, And indeed, it is an oath - if you could know - great. The...

Stars and Planets

The following excerpt is taken from "The Quran and Modern Science" by Maurice Bucaille: Stars and Planets The word ‘star’ (najm) in the Quran (86:3)...

Perfect Orbits in the Universe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7do8TjI_EE

Spherical Shape of the Earth – Ibn Hazm

By the 9th century, many Muslim scholars took it for granted that the Earth was a sphere. The proof, said astronomer Ibn Hazm, "is that...

The Moon

The following excerpt is taken from "Maariful Quran" by Mufti Taqi Usmani vol. 4 pg. 516-521: Download Link

The Moon a Reflected Light

The following excerpt is taken from "The Quran and Modern Science" by Zakir Naik pg. 11-12: "It was believed by earlier civilizations that the moon...

Sirius

Quran 53:49, And that it is He who is the Lord of Sirius The following excerpt is taken from "Tafsir Ibn Kathir" Surah 53 pg....

The Wonder of the Night and the Wonder of the Day

Quran 17:12: (As in the life of humankind, “days” and “nights” alternate in the world, also.) We have made the night and the day two...

Dark Energy

Quran 51:47: “And heaven— We built it with might, and We extend it wide.” At the big bang, the universe had expanded from the state...

Space and the Universe in the Holy Quran

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWhrdw3XdGc&feature=emb_title

The Forces

Quran 70:4: The angels and the spirit ascend unto Him in a Day the measure whereof is (as) fifty thousand years: The following interpretation of...

Time and Relativity

The following excerpt is taken from "Islam and Science" by Mohammed Awal: Many scientists assumed that almost all laws governing the physical universe had been...

The Rosette Nebula

Scientific Miracles of the Quran, 24 - The Red Rose in the Sky - YouTube

Black Holes in the Quran

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pym0cEY9UgA

Pulsar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCNH7YcsS5I

Fine-Tuning of the Universe

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Seven Heavens – The Quranic Multiverse 41:12

And He completed them as seven heavens within two days and inspired in each heaven its command. And We adorned the nearest heaven with lamps...

The Seven Paths

Quran 23:17: And We have created above you seven paths, and We are never unmindful of creation. The following excerpt is taken from Tafsir Ibn...

The Conquest of Space

From this point of view, three verses of the Qur'an should command our full attention. One expresses, without any trace of ambiguity, what man should...

A Paradise as vast as the Heavens and the Earth

Quran 3:133: And hasten to forgiveness from your Lord and a garden as wide as the heavens and earth, prepared for the righteous The following...

Is our universe the only universe? Brian Greene

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vx2RcUQNh6Q&feature=emb_title

Lord of ‘al alamin’ (All The Worlds)

Quran 1:2: praise is to Allah , Lord of the worlds - The following excerpt is taken from "Maariful Quran" vol 1 pg. 64-65: Al...

The stars that retreat

Quran 81:15: So I swear by the retreating stars  The following excerpt is taken from "The Holy Quran in Today's English" under the commentary of...

Fate of the Universe (The Big Crunch)

The following excerpt is taken from "Islam and Modern Science" by Ibrahim Rather pg. 362: Fate of the Universe One of the two theories relating...

The use of the word ‘Day’ in the Quran

Verse 5 of the sura 'The Prostration' and Verse 4 of the sura 'The Heights' not only point to the relativity of time, but give...

Death of the Stars and the Sun

The following excerpt is taken from "The Quran: Its Undeniable Miracles" under the category: 'Death of the Stars and the Sun': At the time of...

The Future of the Universe according to the Quran and Science

The Future of the Universe While the scientific data on the fate of the universe are derived from piecemeal experiments and observations by modern scientists,...

Oscillating Universe

The following excerpt is taken from "Quran and Modern Science" by Anisur Rahman pg. 52-53: Oscillating Universe (after Big Crunch again Big Bang): Allah (SWT)...

Earth Science

Timeline of Creation – According to present day scientific discoveries

Timeline of Creation – According to present day scientific discoveries Big Bang 13.7 billion years ago – Emergence of the universal and cosmic background radiation....

The Carpet

Quran 15:19: And the earth - We have spread it and cast therein firmly set mountains and caused to grow therein of every well-balanced thing....

Chest contraction with increasing height – The Quran

Quran 6: 125: So whoever Allah wants to guide - He expands his breast to Islam; and whoever He wants to misguide - He makes...

The Mountains

Quran 20: 105-109 The following excerpt is taken from "The Holy Quran in Today's English" by Yahiya Emerick under the commentary of the above verse...

The Wonder of the Night and the Wonder of the Day

Quran 17:12: (As in the life of humankind, “days” and “nights” alternate in the world, also.) We have made the night and the day two...

And on the Earth are things of different types

Quran 16:13: And whatever He multiplied for you on the earth of varying colors. Indeed in that is a sign for a people who remember....

The Fruits

Quran 6:99: {And it is He who sends down water from the sky. With it we produce vegetation of all kinds, from which we bring...

Allah is the Cleaver of the grain

Quran 6:95: {It is Allah who splits the grain and the seed. He brings the living from the dead, and He brings the dead from...

He who made the Earth a habitat for you, Quran 2:22

{He who made the earth a habitat for you, and the sky a structure, and sends water down from the sky, and brings out fruits...

The Signs of Allah

Quran 2:163: Your god is One God; there is no god but He, the Compassionate, the Merciful. Muslims believe that the Qur’an is the last...

Formation and weight of Clouds

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The Creation of everything on Earth and its order

Quran 2:22: who made for you the earth a bed and the sky a ceiling and sent down from the sky, rain and brought forth...

The Water Cycle in the Quran

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Well Guarded Canopy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGWagIzm6ds

Winds Impregnate the Clouds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypJbAbMvH34

The Moon

The following excerpt is taken from "Maariful Quran" by Mufti Taqi Usmani vol. 4 pg. 516-521: Download Link

Of Every Noble Kind

Quran 26:7: Did they not look at the earth - how much We have produced therein from every noble kind? According to "Ishraq al Maani"...

The Creation of Earth in 4 Stages

Quran 41: 9-10: Say to them, “Are you rejecting the One Who created the earth in two stages?  Are you making others equals with Him? ...

Atmosphere

“We verily created human beings in an atmosphere.” Quran (90: 4) It has been discovered that the Earth has many layers of atmosphere. These serve...

Biology

God and Chance Events: Chance and the Theory of Evolution

Chance or random events are an integral part of the theory of evolution. What do we mean by chance? The simple meaning of the word...

Ibn Arabi (1165-1240), the Father of Evolution

Abu Bakr Muhammed ibn-Arabi (1165-1240), one of foremost interpreters of the Quran, was born in Spain. By the time he was twenty five years old,...

Islamic view of the Creation of life on Earth

Quran 2:22: O mankind, worship your Lord, who created you and those before you, that you may become righteous - who made for you the...

Creative Evolution: The Only History of Life

The following excerpt is taken from "Evolution of Living Organisms" by P.P. Grasse pg. 88-89: In all respects, evolution is a long story. Spontaneous generation...

From Water We Evolved Every Living Thing

Quran 21:30: Have those who disbelieved not considered that the heavens and the earth were a joined entity, and We separated them and made from...

Creation from ‘Clay’

Quran 15:26: We have created the human being from hardened clay of aged mud The following excerpt is taken from "Quran: A Reformist Translation" by...

The Holy Quran on DNA and Destiny

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWlkorLLM_0 “Nothing occurs, either in the Earth or in yourselves, that was not set down in writing before We brought it into being–that is easy...

Humanity’s Origin from a Single Life Cell

The following excerpt is taken from "Exposition of the Quran" by Ghulam Ahmed Pervez pg 141: Quran Surah 4 Verse #1: O humanity! Adhere to...

Timeline of Creation – According to present day scientific discoveries

Timeline of Creation – According to present day scientific discoveries Big Bang 13.7 billion years ago – Emergence of the universal and cosmic background radiation....

Animal Communities

Quran 6:38: {There is no animal on land, nor a bird flying with its wings, but are communities like you. We neglected nothing in the...

Lord of ‘al alamin’ (All The Worlds)

Quran 1:2: praise is to Allah , Lord of the worlds - The following excerpt is taken from "Maariful Quran" vol 1 pg. 64-65: Al...

Evolution of Living Organisms – Pierre Paul Grasse

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Anthropology

Regaining the Lost Paradise: The Story of Adam in the Quran

The Story of Adam: Surah 2 Verses 30-39 Surah 7 Verses 11-27 Surah 15 Verses 26-48 Surah 20 Verses 115-124 Terminology of some words in...

The Transformations of Man Over the Ages – The Animal (but non-ape) Ancestry of Man

Quran 2:21: O mankind, worship your Lord, who created you and those before you, that you may become righteous - The following excerpt is taken...

Adam

The following is from "Exposition of the Quran" by Ghulam Ahmed Pervez pg. 1141: Adam                Ud-matun means the human characteristic of living together. Al-idam...

The ‘Names’

Quran 2:31: And He taught Adam the names - all of them. Then He showed them to the angels and said, "Inform Me of the...

Definition of Malaika (Forces of Nature)

The following excerpt is taken form "Exposition of the Quran" by Ghulam Ahmed Pervez pg. 1172-1173: Malaika                It is usually translated in English as...

The Meaning of ‘Iblees’

The following excerpt is taken from "Exposition of the Holy Quran" by G.A. Pervez: Iblees                Ab-Lasa means to feel dejected (Ibn-e-Faris). It also means...

To Mankind Prostrate All the Forces of Nature

{Allah is He Who created the heavens and the earth, and sends down water from the sky, and with it produces fruits for your sustenance....

The meaning of “that which I Created with my Own Hands”

Quran 38:75: said, "O Iblees, what prevented you from prostrating to that which I created with My hands? Were you arrogant , or were you...

Language and Diversity in Humans

{And of His signs is the creation of the heavens and the earth, and the diversity of your languages and colors. In this are signs...

The Garden of Eden

The following excerpt is taken from "Islamic Theory of Evolution" by T.O. Shanavas pg. 161-168: The Location of the Garden of the Forbidden Tree Most...

Al Jannah (Paradise) Here and Hereafter

The following excerpt is taken from "Exposition of the Quran" by Ghulam Ahmed Pervez under the term Jannah in the index: Jannah, Jannat It is...

Adam and Eve: The Spiritual, not Biological Parents of Humankind

The following excerpt is taken from "Islamic Theory of Evolution" by T.O. Shanavas pg.154-156: "Contrary to commonly held view of Adam and Eve being the...

Mankind was once one community

Quran 2:213: The following excerpt is taken from "The Study Quran" under the commentary of the following verse: Mankind was one community; then God sent...

Single Origin Model of Modern Humans (Out of Africa Theory)

The following excerpt is taken from the article "Adam and Eve’s Origin: A Theory Harmonising Scientific Evidence with the Qur’anic Text" by Daud Abdul-Fattah pg....

A Vicegerent for the Lands: The Purpose of this life and the Hereafter

The following excerpt is take from "Tafsir Ibn Kathir" surah 6 verse 165: Download Link The following is taken from "The Scientific Tafsir of Zakaria Kamal"...

The Story of Adam: Reconciling the Literalist Creation story with Empirical Knowledge

I have borrowed the following concept from the book "Science and Scriptures: Friends or Foes?: Marrying science and religion in the quest for meaning". Though...

The Perfect Man: ‘Soul of Soul’ or ‘The Divine Spirit’

The following excerpt is taken from "Phenomena Of Nature" By Dr Syed Abdul-Wadud pg. 247-249: Man A Distinguished Creation The Holy Quran relates the story...

Deeds and Actions

All Believers in Allah are one Family

Quran 3: 33-34: God did choose Adam and Noah, the family of Abraham, and the family of Imran above all people. Offspring one of the...

A Righteous Believer shall earn his Reward in full

Quran 21:94: So whoever does righteous deeds while he is a believer - no denial will there be for his effort, and indeed We, of...

Clothing, Adornment and Beautification

{O children of Adam! We have provided you with clothing to cover your bodies, and for luxury. But the clothing of piety—that is best. These...

Allah will forgive every sin upon Repentance

Quran 4:17-18: The repentance accepted by Allah is only for those who do wrong in ignorance and then repent soon after. It is those to...

Virtues and Etiquettes

Do not say “Ra’ina” but say “Unzurna”

Quran 2:104:  O ye of Faith! Say not (to the Messenger) words of ambiguous import, but words of respect; and hearken (to him): To those...

Clothing, Adornment and Beautification

{O children of Adam! We have provided you with clothing to cover your bodies, and for luxury. But the clothing of piety—that is best. These...

True Love is Sacrifice

Quran 30:21: And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquillity in them; and He placed...

Sins are forgiven by Taubah (Repentance) alone

Quran 4:31: If you avoid the major sins which you are forbidden, We will remove from you your lesser sins and admit you to a...

Comparative Religion