الوَرِثُ (Al-Waarith or The Inheritor)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم Allah is The One and Only who will ever remain after the creation perishes. He is the One who will repossess whatever He has granted them after their death. He is, and has always been. The owner of everything which He bequeaths to whomever He wills and gives to whomever He…

الظَّاهْرُ (Adh-Dhaahir or The Outward) البَاطِنُ (Al-Baatin or The Inward)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم Allah is Adh-Dhaahir or The Most Great is above everything and nothing is above Him. While Al-Baatin means Allah is nearest to everything and everyone due to His full awareness of all secrets and what is yet more hidden. Both name occurred once (in Surat Al-Hadeed, 57:3), هُوَ الأوَّلُ وَالآخِرُ وَالظَّاهِرُ…

الأَوَّلُ (Al-Awwal or The First) and الأٰخِرُ (Al-Aakhir or The Last)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم Al-Awwal means there was nothing before Him and everything other than Him are brought int existence from absolutely nothing. While Al-Aakhir means there is nothing after Him. He is infinite and will exist for all eternity. Both words occurred once in The Qur’an, هُوَ الأوَّلُ وَالآخِرُ وَالظَّاهِرُ وَالْبَاطِنُ وَهُوَ بِكُلِّ شَيْءٍ…

القَيُّمُ (Al-Qoyyum or The All-Sustainer)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم   Allah is The Self-Sufficient Master who in not need of anyone; everything exists because of Him. Everything other than Allah needs Him and totally depend on Him. The name occurred in The Qur’an 3 times, such in Surat Al-Baqarah (2:255) اللَّهُ لَا إِلَٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ الْحَيُّ الْقَيُّومُ “Allah, there is…

الحَيُّ (Al-Hayy or The Ever-Living)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم Allah is the one and only who will remain and will never die. His life is perfect in every senses, which requires all perfect attributes and negates all their opposites in every sense. This perfect attributes requires, among other things, neither sleep nor slumber overtake Him. The word occurred 5 times…

Asma al-Husna Museum

I was walking to the gate 15 which is located in the west side of the Nabawi Mosque; near to the hotel i stay. The air was still a bit cold even the gray and blue marble floors looked like a frozen lake. You can see anywhere many Bangladeshi women slept under the large white…

Islam respects women

Modernity brings convenience to our lives. Various long-distance means of transportation are easily found anywhere. Inter-state bus, continental train, ship, aircraft, or taxi. In addition, these vehicles also offer comfortability in form of food, internet, movies, or magazines. So we can enjoy our long journey without boring. We should be grateful to God for giving…

Proper dress to a woman during hajj and umra

“Should i wear white dress?” ask a lady before we performed umra.That question is often asked by some women (especially in Indonesia) because their belief that ihram (hajj or umra) clothes should be white. Actually a woman does not have to wear white clothes, but should they choose darker dress that not exposing the private…

Allah is the Only Creator

ألا له خلق و الامر. تبارك الله رب الالمين … “… Remember, creating and commanding is only Allah’s right. Glory be to Allah the Lord of the Universe. “(Surat al-A’raf: 54) One essence of monotheism is the belief that Allah is the only one who able to create the universe and everything within. He also regulates…