Tafseer Surah Yusuf


  • 4 April2018 - 31 December 2020
  • 12:00am to 12:00am
  • Online - Worldwide
  • Course Notes:
    Free folder with course notes complete with Quran and Hadith references
  • Course Audio:
    Free MP3 audio of each tutor session available to download
  • Breaks & Refreshments:
    Free refreshments provided during frequently held breaks throughout the course.
  • Q&A Session:
    Courses include Question and Answer session. Sisters only Q&A also available
  • Student Participation:
    Students encouraged to enhance learning via case based studies.

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The Quran was revealed not just to be read, nor merely to be memorised; but also that its verses are pondered over. Let AlKauthar Institute take you on an epic journey that you will not forget. In two packed days we will be taking a journey from Palestine to Egypt via a tafsir of Surat Yusuf.

We will follow the Prophet Yusuf alayhi al-salam in this story from Palestine to Egypt, from a boy into a man, from being accused to being absolved, from slavery to governance, from being a lost child to being reunited. This class will give you an opportunity to inculcate within yourself a love for the Qur'an and the Prophets of Allah, you will discover how lessons from this Sura can be used in your lives and reflect on the wisdoms contained in Allah's final revelation.

We tell you the best of stories in revealing this Quran to you. Before this you were one of those who knew nothing about them. (Surat Yusuf, 12:3)

This course is literally bursting with an amazing amount of content from tafsir, Aqeedah, fiqh, matters of the heart and sciences of the Quran

In this course you will learn about:

  • The best of all stories
  • How applicable lessons can be derived from the verses of the Qur'an
  • The importance of tawhid in the story of Yusuf alayhi al-salam
  • How to inculcate within yourself a love for the Qur'an
  • Different types of dreams
  • The fiqh of a lost child
  • The types dua, knowledge, and patience
  • The status of parents
  • Destiny in Islam
  • Muslim conduct during rainfall and drought
  • The evils of jealousy

Introduction to Surat Yusuf

Classification of Revelation: Makkan/Madinan

  • ‘Reasons for Revelation’ (asbab al-nuzul)
  • The ‘ Basmallah ’

Ayat 1–3

  • The Disjointed Letters

Ayat 4–8

  • Yusuf’s (alayhi salaam) Lineage
  • Respect for Parents
  • Dreams
  • Exaggeration

Ayat 9–16

  • Evils of Jealousy (hasad)
  • Islamic Rulings Relating to Finding a Lost Child
  • Play and Recreation

Ayat 17–32

  • Telling Lies
  • Patience (sabr)
  • The Sin of Zina (Adultery / Fornication)
Ayat 33–38
  • Adopting Silence
  • Dua

Ayat 39–45

  • Calling to the Deen (dawah)
  • Inviting a Non-Muslim to Islam
  • Tawhid
  • Fate and Destiny in Islam

Ayat 46–59

  • Etiquettes of the Student towards His Teacher
  • Taking Payment for Dream Interpretation
  • Not Being Extravagant in Eating
  • Islamic Teachings Regarding Rainfall
  • Types of Nafs (Human Self or Soul)

Ayat 60–86

  • The Evil Eye

Ayat 87–95

  • Charity (Sadaqah)

Ayat 96–103

  • Definition of Islam

Ayat 104–111, 117

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