Our today’s discussion is Verse No. 07 , Surah No. 55
وَالسَّمَاۗءَ رَفَعَهَا وَوَضَعَ الْمِيْزَانَ
As for the sky, He raised it , and set the balance .
|By Word||Root word||No. of Instances |
in The Holy Quran
|Meaning||First Placement||Last Placement|
|وَالسَّمَاۗءَ||س م و||493||By the Sky||Verse No. 00 |
Surah No. 01
|Verse No. 00 |
Surah No. 114
|رَفَعَهَا||ر ف ع||29||Maximum lift, |
High Altitude, He raised it
|Verse No. 63 |
Surah No. 02
|Verse No. 04 |
Surah No. 94
|وَوَضَعَ||و ض ع||26||And He has set up, |
|Verse No. 36 |
Surah No. 03
|Verse No. 02 |
Surah No. 94
|الْمِيْزَانَ||و ز ن||23||balance; scales||Verse No. 152 |
Surah No. 06
|Verse No. 08 |
Surah No. 101
بِسْمِ اللّٰهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْمِ
The first and last placement of the root word ( س م و / وَالسَّمَاۗءَ )is in Verse No. 00 Surah No. 01 and Verse No. 00 Surah No. 114.The commencement of everything starts with “In the Name of Allah—the Most Compassionate, Most Merciful.”
وَاِذْ اَخَذْنَا مِيْثَاقَكُمْ وَرَفَعْنَا فَوْقَكُمُ الطُّوْرَ ۭ خُذُوْا مَآ اٰتَيْنٰكُمْ بِقُوَّةٍ وَّاذْكُرُوْا مَا فِيْهِ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُوْنَ
The first placement of the root word ( ر ف ع / رَفَعَهَا ) is in Verse No. 63 Surah No. 02 “And [recall] when We took your covenant, [O Children of Israel, to abide by the Torah] and We raised over you the mount, [saying], “Take what We have given you with determination and remember what is in it that perhaps you may become righteous.”
وَرَفَعْنَا لَكَ ذِكْرَكَ
The last placement of the root word ( ر ف ع / رَفَعَهَا ) is in Verse No. 04 Surah No. 94 . And we raise high for you your reputation.
فَلَمَّا وَضَعَتْهَا قَالَتْ رَبِّ اِنِّىْ وَضَعْتُهَآ اُنْثٰى ۭ وَاللّٰهُ اَعْلَمُ بِمَا وَضَعَتْ ۭ وَلَيْسَ الذَّكَرُ كَالْاُنْثٰى ۚ وَاِنِّىْ سَمَّيْتُهَا مَرْيَمَ وَاِنِّىْٓ اُعِيْذُھَابِكَ وَذُرِّيَّتَهَا مِنَ الشَّيْطٰنِ الرَّجِيْمِ
The first placement of the root word ( و ض ع / وَوَضَعَ ) is in Verse No. 36 Surah No. 03 :But when she delivered her, she said, “My Lord, I have delivered a female.” And Allah was most knowing of what she delivered, and the male is not like the female. “And I have named her Mary, and I seek refuge for her in You and [for] her descendants from Satan, the expelled [from the mercy of Allah].”
During pregnancy when a mother carry his son/daughter for 9 months . She suffer humongous pain during the pregnancy period . When she delivered , she feel relieved .
وَوَضَعْنَا عَنْكَ وِزْرَكَ
So a profound coincidence shown in the last placement of the root word ( و ض ع / وَوَضَعَ ) is in Verse No. 02 Surah No. 94 :And We removed from you your burden.
وَلَا تَقْرَبُوْا مَالَ الْيَتِيْمِ اِلَّا بِالَّتِيْ هِىَ اَحْسَنُ حَتّٰي يَبْلُغَ اَشُدَّهٗ ۚ وَاَوْفُوا الْكَيْلَ وَالْمِيْزَانَ بِالْقِسْطِ ۚ لَا نُكَلِّفُ نَفْسًا اِلَّا وُسْعَهَا ۚ وَاِذَا قُلْتُمْ فَاعْدِلُوْا وَلَوْ كَانَ ذَا قُرْبٰي ۚ وَبِعَهْدِ اللّٰهِ اَوْفُوْا ۭذٰلِكُمْ وَصّٰىكُمْ بِهٖ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَذَكَّرُوْنَ
The first placement of the root word ( و ز ن / الْمِيْزَانَ ) is in Verse No. 152 Surah No. 06 ,And do not come near the wealth of the orphan—unless intending to enhance it—until they attain maturity. Give full measure and weigh with justice. We never require of any soul more than what it can afford. Whenever you speak, maintain justice—even regarding a close relative. And fulfil your covenant with Allah. This is what He has commanded you, so perhaps you will be mindful.
وَاَمَّا مَنْ خَفَّتْ مَوَازِيْنُهٗ
The last placement of the root word ( و ز ن / الْمِيْزَانَ ) is in Verse No. 08 Surah No. 101 in which Allah Subhan O Talah is clearly defining the end result of the those who were involved in the unjust behavior with orphan .Allah Subhan O Talah is describing “And as for those whose scale is light”