أعوذبِاللَّـهِ مِنَ الشَّيْطَانِ الرَّجِيمِ
[I Seek refuge in ALLAH from Shaitan - the accursed one]
بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
[In The Name of ALLAH, The MOST GRACIOUS - THE MOST MERCIFUL]
According to Mujahid and Ikrimah this Aayah is in reference to Yusuf's brothers who sold him for a very little price. The word "BAKHS" means decreased.
Allah says that when Prophet Yusuf attained his full manhood, that is when he became sound in mind and perfect in body, HE blessed him with power and knowledge -
- We learn that when a person is overcome with a satanic plot he doesn't will to move back. It is like going down the slope - which is very easy compared to turning around and climbing it up.
- Yusuf's brothers sold him for a insignificant amount, nobody among them was moved by the small brother struggling for life.
- Allah (SWT) has His affairs planned in the best of manners. Though He can always stop adversities, he sometimes lets things happen and destines the best outcome of those happenings.
- People who are obedient to Allah are never at loss. He takes care of their well-being in His way, as long as they do good and put their trust in Him.
Whatever good comes from this post is from Allah alone and any mistakes therein are mine - if found, please inform, ASAP, Insha Allah.