April 12, 2021

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The Soul and its Attributes

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Quran 17:85:

And they ask you, [O Muhammad], about the soul. Say, “The soul is of the affair of my Lord. And mankind have not been given of knowledge except a little.”

The following excerpt is taken from “Maariful Quran” by Mufti Taqi Usmani vol. 5 pg. 544-552:

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The following is taken from “Phenomena of Nature by Syed Abdul Wudud pg. 247-266:

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The following excerpt is taken from “Ihya Uloom al Din” pg. 7-46:

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Ghazzali, Imam. (1993) Ihya Ulum id Din. Vol 3 pg. 7-46. https://ia801903.us.archive.org/12/items/IhyaUlumAlDinVol1/Ihya%20Ulum%20Al%20Din%20Vol%203.pdf

Shafi, Muhammad (2008). Maariful Quran. (Vol .5 pg. 544-552). http://www.islamicweblibrary.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/maarif-volum5-english.pdf

Wudud, Abdul (1994). Phenomena of Nature. (p. 247-266). http://www.islamicweblibrary.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Phenomena-Of-Nature-By-Dr-Syed-Abdul-Wadud-1-267-286.pdf