Surah Hud (Hud) 11 : 71
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And his wife
and she laughed
Then We gave her glad tidings
1. Lessons/Guidance/Reflections/Gems[ edit ]
Abraham realized what sending angels to Lot’s people meant, but then something else happens and the subject is changed.
News for his wife. She might have been pleased by the imminent destruction of the evil-doers! Then she is given her own news. She was an old woman who had never given birth to a child. Hence, the news of giving birth to Isaac was extremely surprising. Yet, it was happy news of double significance because Isaac would have offspring of his own. Jacob would be born to him. Any woman, especially a sterile one, would be overjoyed at such news. But she is also confused and her confusion is evident in her question.
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7. Period of Revelation[ edit ]
If we consider its theme deeply we come to the conclusion that it was revealed during the same period as Surah 10: Yunus (Jonah) and most probably followed it immediately.