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Conquest of Mecca

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27- Truly God fulfilled His messenger’s vision. You will enter the Restricted Mosque in security, if God wills. You will cut your hair or shorten it, you will not have any fear. Since He knew what you did not know, He has preceded this with an immediate victory. [Quran 48:27]  Another prophecy similar to the victory of the Romans was the realization of the premonitory dream of Muhammad in which he saw himself entering the Restricted Mosque (the mosque which surrounded the Kaaba of Mecca, the place of pilgrimage). Just to…read more

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Death of stars and the Sun

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8- When the stars are put out. [Quran 77:8]  At the time of the descent of the Quran, people believed that the light of the stars would last forever. This at a time when the inner structure of the stars was a mystery and the fact that the energy of the stars would, one day, be exhausted was not known. The Quran’s prediction about the end of the stars is a miraculous statement. The fact of stars dying was discovered only in 1596 by David Fabricius. Dying stars are called Mira…read more

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Victorious Romans

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2- The Romans have been defeated. 3- In the lowest part of the earth. But after defeat they will soon be victorious. 4- Within a few years. God’s is the imperative first and last. On that day the believers will rejoice. [Quran 30:2-4]  At the time of the descent of the Quran, the Romans were practicing Christianity while the Persians were Zoroastrians. The Muslim population was grieved to hear that it was the Persians who had won the war against the Romans since Christians were monotheists. The victory of the Zoroastrians against the…read more

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Signs in the New Testament

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15- O people of the Book! Our messenger has come to you to proclaim for you many things you have concealed in the Book, while passing over much. A light and a perspicacious Book has come to you. [Quran 5:15]  The Quran claims that the Jews and Christians have used every endeavor to hide or suppress many data. Some of these are related to the tidings of the arrival of Muhammad. In this section of our book we shall dwell on passages that have likely been suppressed. The three monotheistic religions…read more

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Signs in the Old Testament

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146- The people of the Book know this as they know their own sons; but some of them conceal the truth, knowingly. [Quran 2:146]  In this chapter, we shall be studying the implications in the Old Testament made to the Prophet, to the region where he lived and to the message he brought. The greater part of our book has so far treated such subject matters as physics, chemistry, geology and biology. Also we have tackled, in a separate category, philosophical speculations, and in another separate category archaeological issues. Now we…read more

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Ancient Egypt and Pharaohs body

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104- Moses said: “O Pharaoh (Firawun)! I am a messenger from the Lord of the worlds” [Quran 7:104] 72- They said: “We lost the cup of the king (malik) …” [Quran 12:72]    Studies conducted on data acquired about Pharaoh thanks to the deciphered hieroglyph script and Egyptological explorations corroborate that what is said about the parables of Moses, and the accounts related to Egypt and the Pharaoh in the Quran, are exact when compared with tangible historical data. The Quran referred to the Egyptian ruler at the time of Joseph as “malik”…read more

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Mystery behind the name Haamaan

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36- Pharaoh said: “O Haamaan! Build me a high tower that I may attain the ways and means.”[Quran 40:36] 38- Pharaoh said: “O Chiefs! No god do I know for you but myself. So, O Haamaan! Fire some clay to build a tower for me that I may mount up to the God of Moses. I believe that he is a liar.” [Quran 28:38]  Haamaan’s name is quoted several times in the Quran as promoter and supporter of Pharaoh, who, claiming to vie with God, and taking a stand against Moses, had…read more

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Creation in three darknesses

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6- …He creates you, in the wombs of your mothers, in stages, one after the other, in three darkness. [Quran 39:6]  The fetus in the mother’s womb is a fragile thing. If it were not protected well, heat, cold, temperature variations, impacts or even the mother’s sudden movement might kill it or cause it irreparable damage. The three zones within the mother’s womb protect the fetus against all sorts of dangers. These are:  1- The abdominal wall, 2- The uterine wall, and 3- The amniotic sac.  With the level of knowledge at the…read more

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Bone formation and clothing with Flesh

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14- …then created the chewed lump of flesh (mudga) into bones, then covered the bones with flesh (lahm)… [Quran 23:14] 259- Look further at the bones, how We construct them and then cover with flesh (lahm). [Quran 2:259] The embryo is a boneless lump. Its cartilage tissue is transformed into bones in due time, as stated in the Quran, followed by their being clothed in muscular flesh. The Arabic word “lahm” means the muscular flesh. This process was unknown 1400 years ago. It was believed that the bones and muscles developed simultaneously….read more

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Embryo: A chewed lump of flesh

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14- Then We developed the drop into a hanging, then developed the hanging into a chewed lump of flesh. [Quran 23:14] The Quran continues displaying its miracles in its description of “alaq” succeeded by the “mudga” (chewed lump of flesh) stage. As a matter of fact, the embryo in the uterus has the appearance of a chewed lump of flesh, a tiny piece of flesh. Sura 22-The Pilgrimage, verse 5, speaks “of chewed lump of flesh, partly formed and partly unformed,” which is a good description of the aspect of the fetus….read more

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