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Surat al-Rahman: Allah and the Hur! And more disasters!

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Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Jul 7, 2022 at 06:32

Let us read Surat al-Anbiya' 17:

لَوْ أَرَدْنَا أَن نَّتَّخِذَ لَهْوًا لَّاتَّخَذْنَاهُ مِن لَّدُنَّا إِن كُنَّا فَاعِلِينَ

Or: (The speaker here is Allah) If We want to take a Lahwa (see below) we would have taken him (sic) from among us if we are to do it

So what is a Lahw? al-Qurtubi comes to the rescue and tell us that Lahw means: واللهو المرأة بلغة اليمن

Or al-Lahw is the woman in the language of Yemen

And another foreign word in the Quran


So what do the Hur mentioned in Surat al-Rahman have to do with this verse?

The reader might recall that the Qur'an says that Allah does not have a son because he does not have a girl-friend.

Well, Surat al-Anbiya' 17 tells according to the revered Tafsir of al-Jalalayn: «لو أردنا أن نتخذ لهواً» ما يلهى به من زوجة أو ولد «لاتخذناه من لدنا» من عندنا من الحور العين والملائكة

Or: If We (Allah) want to take a Lahwan, what the fun he will have with a wife or son, We would have taken it (m.) from among us Hur al-'Ayn and the angels

To make it simple: If Allah is to have a wife/girlfriend he will have a wife/girlfriend from either the Hur or the angels! What a disaster!

Notice that even the revered al-Jalalyan are editing Allah's strange Arabic and the Quranic حور عين becomes the correct Arabic حور العين


1. Wansbrough and the Two Gardens Tradition in Surat al-Rahman

2. The Two Seas and al-Barzakh and refuting lies of Tablighees

PS: The word Prophets in the Qur'an comes in two forms:

1. الانبياء or al-Anbiya' which is the correct Arabic

2. النبيين (Surat al-Baqara: 61) or al-Nabiyyin this is a loan word from Hebrew and more foreign words in the Qur'an.


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