الحَمِيْدُ The Praiseworthy

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ أَنْتُمُ الْفُقَرَاءُ إِلَى اللَّهِ وَاللَّهُ هُوَ الْغَنِيُّ الْحَمِيدُ O mankind, you are those in need of Allah, while Allah is the Free of need, the Praiseworthy. (Surah Fatir [35:15])   Like reproach, praise is always unavoidable in life. Whether someone or something, there will be a time that…

الْمَلِكُ The Supreme Master

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم A certainty in this life is the existence of kings, leaders, or rulers among humans, animals, and jinn. This is natural because living things – especially humans – need a reliable figure in many ways to lead them. Usually the chosen on comes from the most powerful, the bravest, the richest,…

الالِيْمُ The All-Knowing

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم وَاللَّهُ يَعْلَمُ مَا تُسِرُّونَ وَمَا تُعْلِنُونَ And Allah knows what you conceal and what you declare. (Surat An-Nahl: 19) Allah is the One whose knowledge is comprehensive and extends to everything seen and unseen, apparent and hidden. Nothing whatsoever is hidden from Him. He knows what was in the past, what…

الحَاكِيمُ The All Wise

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم أَوَلَمْ يَرَوْا أَنَّا نَأْتِي الأرْضَ نَنْقُصُهَا مِنْ أَطْرَافِهَا وَاللَّهُ يَحْكُمُ لَا مُعَقِّبَ لِحُكْمِهِ وَهُوَ سَرِيعُ الْحِسَابِ Have they not seen that We set upon the land, reducing it from its borders? And Allah decides; there is no adjuster of His decision. And He is swift in account. (Surah Ar-Rad: 41)  …

اللَّطِيْفُ The All-Subtle

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم أَلَمْ تَرَ أَنَّ اللَّهَ أَنزلَ مِنَ السَّمَاءِ مَاءً فَتُصْبِحُ الأرْضُ مُخْضَرَّةً إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَطِيفٌ خَبِيرٌ Do you not see that Allah has sent down rain from the sky and the earth becomes green? Indeed, Allah is Subtle and Acquainted. (Surat Al-Hajj verse 63) Allah has knowledge of all things even the…

العَلِيُّ، الأَعْلَى، المُتَعَالِ The Most High, The Exalted

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم {قُلِ ادْعُوا الَّذِينَ زَعَمْتُمْ مِنْ دُونِ اللَّهِ لَا يَمْلِكُونَ مِثْقَالَ ذَرَّةٍ فِي السَّمَوَاتِ وَلا فِي الأرْضِ وَمَا لَهُمْ فِيهِمَا مِنْ شِرْكٍ وَمَا لَهُ مِنْهُمْ مِنْ ظَهِيرٍ (22) وَلا تَنْفَعُ الشَّفَاعَةُ عِنْدَهُ إِلا لِمَنْ أَذِنَ لَهُ حَتَّى إِذَا فُزِّعَ عَنْ قُلُوبِهِمْ قَالُوا مَاذَا قَالَ رَبُّكُمْ قَالُوا الْحَقَّ وَهُوَ الْعَلِيُّ الْكَبِيرُ (23) } …

الكَبِيْرُ Al-Kabeer or The Most Great

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم عَالِمُ الْغَيْبِ وَالشَّهَادَةِ الْكَبِيرُ الْمُتَعَالِ [He is] Knower of the unseen and the visible, the Most Great, the High-Exalted. (Surat: Ar-Ra’d, 13:9) Allah is the Magnificent, The Sublime, and The Most Great in His Being, attributes and actions. None is greater than Him. The Greatness of Allah is impossible to be…

المُتَكَبِّرُ Al-Mutakabbir or The Supremely Proud

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم هُوَ اللَّهُ الَّذِي لَا إِلَٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ الْمَلِكُ الْقُدُّوسُ السَّلَامُ الْمُؤْمِنُ الْمُهَيْمِنُ الْعَزِيزُ الْجَبَّارُ الْمُتَكَبِّرُ ۚ سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ عَمَّا يُشْرِكُونَ He is Allah, other than whom there is no deity, the Sovereign, the Pure, the Perfection, the Bestower of Faith, the Overseer, the Exalted in Might, the Compeller, the Superior. Exalted…

الْحَقُّ Al-Haqq or The Truth

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم فَتَعَالَى اللَّهُ الْمَلِكُ الْحَقُّ لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا هُوَ رَبُّ الْعَرْشِ الْكَرِيمِ  So exalted is Allah, the Sovereign, the Truth; there is no deity except Him, Lord of the Noble Throne. (Surah Al-Mu’minoon, 23:116) Allah is the One who truly exists and who is undeniably the Lord and King. Allah is perfect…

اَلسَّلَام (As-Salaam or The Source of Peace)

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم   Allah is free of any imperfection in His being, names, attributes and actions. He is also the One who grants peace and security to all His creation. We can find the name in surat Al-Hasr (59:23), هُوَ اللَّهُ الَّذِي لَا إِلَٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ الْمَلِكُ الْقُدُّوسُ السَّلَامُ الْمُؤْمِنُ الْمُهَيْمِنُ الْعَزِيزُ الْجَبَّارُ…