- The Tafsirs - التفاسير

* تفسير Kashani Tafsir

{ فَرِيقاً هَدَىٰ وَفَرِيقاً حَقَّ عَلَيْهِمُ ٱلضَّلاَلَةُ إِنَّهُمُ ٱتَّخَذُوا ٱلشَّيَاطِينَ أَوْلِيَآءَ مِن دُونِ ٱللَّهِ وَيَحْسَبُونَ أَنَّهُم مُّهْتَدُونَ }

A party, He has guided, them to this path, while another party have deserved, the word of, misguidance, due to the fact that they have taken the devils of the ego-centric faculties, both the estimative and the imaginative, as patrons instead of God, because of the correspondence of their essences in terms of their darkness, sulliedness and remoteness from the core essence of light to these [patrons] and [because of] the genus correspondence that exists between them in terms of dependence on the lower aspect and inclination towards the ornaments of physical nature; and they suppose that they are guided', since the authority that estimation exercises is over supposition.