Spoils are of God and His Apostle
Surah ‘ANFAAL(SPOILS OF WAR) – Chapter – 8) Stage – 2, Verse – 1 of 75, Section – 1 of 10 (Part - 9) BisMIllaahir-Rahmaanir-Rahiim In the name ofGod, the Beneficent, the Merciful
Principles and rules regarding the Law of distribution of the spoils of war have been described in the verse under discussion and the people have been caused to know: You fought against the infidels in accordance with the Commands of Allah Almighty and every individual of you performed according to one’s own extent. After that, you got victory with the help of Allah Almighty, and there is no hand of you in this success. Therefore, it is not fair to point out by every individual of you that he has right in the spoils of war. These spoils of war are of Allah Almighty and His Messenger (grace, glory, blessings and peace be upon Him). They are Authority to decide on it; whatever They desire to do.
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