Excerpt No. 2

Ascription of Sins to God “According to some scholars, there are certain things that are undoubtedly evil and abhorrent, such as various forms of wrong and injustice. The intellect would never attribute them to God’s Holy Precinct. Likewise, the Noble Qur’an has declared God to be clear and free from every kind of wrong and […]

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Al-Mizan Volumes 39 & 40

We are pleased to inform the readers that English volumes 39 & 40 are being currently edited and will be ready for publication in a few months. These volumes contain the exposition of the last 45 short surahs of the Qur’an, that is, from the Surat al-Ma’arij, which is the seventieth surah of the Qur’an, to […]

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Excerpt No. 1

Actions with reference to reason: “Good words and deeds conform with the dictates of reason, in contrast with the evil words and deeds. It has already been explained that God has made his laws on the foundation of reason. By reason we mean that faculty by which man perceives right and wrong, and distinguishes between […]

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Excerpts from Tafsir Al-Mizan

Dear Readers, Every week we will post an interesting and worth reading excerpt from the published volumes of tafsir al-Mizan in order to acquaint the readers with the elegance of this great exegesis by the late ‘Allamah Tabataba’i. We will also give appropriate references. Thanks for visiting the website. Administrator

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Al-Mizan English Volume 15

We are delighted to inform our readers that this volume is currently being edited and covers the exegesis of the first half of Chapter 7. Some of the sublime discussions in this volume are: (1) the Hour, the scale (mīzān), and aʿrāf (heights, elevations, ramparts) [7:6-9, 7:37-51] (2) Satan and his hosts [7:27] (3) the […]

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