Tafheem ul Quran

Surah 24 An-Nur

Verse [Section]: 1-10[1], 11-20[2], 21-26[3], 27-34[4], 35-40[5], 41-50[6], 51-57[7], 58-61[8], 62-64[9]

Ayat Themes of Surah 24. An-Nur

1-2 Punishment for rape or fornication

3-5 Punishment for false witness

6-10 Layan (accusing wife when there is no other witness in a case of adultery)

11-20 Slander against a wife of the Holy Prophet and Allah declared the Prophet's wife to be innocent

21-26 Allah commanded the believers not to follow Shaitan and not take Juz in false accusations and slanders

27-29 Etiquettes for entering the houses other than your own

30-31 Required behavior of a Muslim in mixed traffic and gatherings of males and females

32-34 Allah's order for single people to get married and Allah's order to grant liberty to those slaves who seek to buy their freedom

35-35 Allah is the Light of the heavens and the earth

36-38 Allah's Light is found in the places of worship which are built for his remembrance by His devotees

39-40 Deeds of unbelievers are like a mirage in a sandy desert

41-45 Every thing in the heaven and earth glorify and praise Allah and Allah has created every living creature from water

46-50 Those who claim to be the believers but do not demonstrate their belief through actions are not true believers

51-57 True believers are those who, when called towards Allah and His Rasool, say, "We hear and we obey"

58-59 Etiquettes of seeking permission to enter the room of married couple

60-61 Etiquettes of eating at houses other than your own

62-64 Requirement of attending meetings which require collective action