How we are to benefit from the Names of Allah
God ( Allah ) has many names , and each shows his greatness , perfection and His Majesty . Prophet Muhammad said, “God has ninety -nine names , one hundred less one , who learns them will enter Paradise. ” [Sahih Al- Bukhari] learning involves not only memory , but also appreciate its meaning and asking God to them. benefit
Learning and knowing the names of God and leads humanity to understand that was created to worship God alone and to live according to the commandments of God. This knowledge enables mankind to share their knowledge of God and inspires him to live a life of righteousness . Understand the meaning of the names of God frees humanity from the worship of a part of creation. names
When a person learns that God is al- Ahad ( The One and Only ) , will not absorb anything else with him when he learns that he is al- Razzaq (the operator) , not seeking another person available when learns that he is al- Ghafar ( the forgiving ) , it is only God turns to forgiveness .
Prophet Muhammad emphasized the importance of calling God by His most beautiful names . In their prayers to God , is known to have said : ” Oh , my God, I pray for each name you named yourself , or have revealed in Your Book, or he has learned from his creatures , or has kept hidden in the unseen know yourself . “ [Ahmad , classified Saheeh Al Bani] encourages us to call God by the name that is specific to the type of care and support they need. [The following definitions are taken from Tayseer al- Karim al- Rahman fi Tafsir al- Kalaam Mannaan by Shaykh ‘Abd al- Rahman al- Saadi]
The name Rabb ( Lord , worship ) is repeated in many verses of the Quran . The guide Rubb and takes care of all believers , and does business and gives blessings you want. In the English language there is really no equivalent for the word Rabb . Often translated as Lord , but that word does not do justice to the breadth and depth of meaning of the Arabic word Rabb . This means that the only Lord of the universe , the Creator , Sustainer , worship and gives security . names
The name of Al- Hakim ( The Wise ) and Al- Hakam ( The Judge ) indicate that God is the source of all the wisdom of His creation and His commandments , and He is the judge of all things . It is He who created everything, and therefore He alone knows the true wisdom in it . He shall judge between mankind by His law, His decree and His reward or punishment. He judges fairly and does not oppress anyone. No one can bear the sins of others . God is righteous in all his decisions .
” … And who is better in judgment than God for those who are convinced of the faith. ” ( Quran 5:50 )
” God will judge between you on the Day of Resurrection concerning that wherein they used to differ. ” ( Quran 22:69 )
God’s Name Al- Quddus ( The Holy ) indicates that is blessed and pure. Angels sanctify Him, and He is praised for his virtues and goodness . God is holy because it is far superior to that of opposites , rivals, partners or son. It is perfect , no defects or deficiencies . It is , above all, to be near him in all aspects :
“… There is nothing like it … ” ( Quran 42:11 )
“And no co – equal or comparable to it. ” ( Quran 112:4 )
Among the names of God are Al- Mu’ti ( The Giver ) and Al- Maani ‘ ( The retainer ) . Nobody can deny that it is given , and no one can give what he denies. He gives to whom He wills , and whom He withholds .
Prophet Muhammad said in one of his young companions :
“We know that if all were to meet to benefit from something, you benefit only with something that God had already prescribed . And if they come together to harm you with anything , just hurt with something that God had already prescribed . ” (At Tirmidhi )
God is Al- Shaakir ( The Grateful ) and Al- Shakur ( The Appreciative ) . He is the only one who appreciates the smallest act , and larger forgiving . Increases good works and appreciate those who give thanks to God . God remembers those who remember it.
” And they say : ( Quran 35:34 ) “Praise be to Allah, Who has removed from us ( all) sorrow Indeed, our Lord is Forgiving Responsive (good deeds and reward ) . ” .
According to the sayings of the Prophet Muhammad , we learn :
” God writes good and bad works . Whoever wanted a good deed and has not done it, God writes as a full good deed , but if the intention and did, God recorded as ten good deeds to seven hundred times , or many times . expected bad but if you did not , God writes as a full good deed , but if the intent and did, God writes like a bad action . ” ( Sahih Al- Bukhari , Sahih Muslim)
God is the one who will lead mankind in a way that benefits them and protects them . God is Al- Hadi ( guide) . It is the only source of guidance and from whom everything emanates protection. Address makes the hearts of God is full of mercy and justice. He is the guiding light in the dark.
” But sufficient is your Lord as a Guide and Helper . ” ( Quran 25:31 )
These are just some of the names of God found in the Qur’an and the authentic sayings of the Prophet Muhammad . You will find many of these names and attributes, at the end of the verses of the Quran . When we come to God , He comes to us . When we called him, listens and responds . When we speak of God – Allah , the Compassionate , the Merciful, the Prophet Muhammad said that God calls his creation, in the last third of the night , saying :
” Who says a prayer for me , so I can answer that is asking something of me that asking forgiveness from me that I can give I forgive him ? ” [Sahih Al- Bukhari , Sahih Muslim, Malik , A Tirmidhi , Abu Dawud]
The Names of God – Its benefit – And Call on Him by Them
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