The Name of Allaah (Subhana wa Ta’ala), Al-’Aleem is mentioned in the Noble Qur’an in one hundred and fifty seven verses, such as:
Allaah (Subhana wa Ta’ala) said in Surat al-Baqarah (2:32):
قَالُواْ سُبْحَانَكَ لاَ عِلْمَ لَنَا إِلاَّ مَا عَلَّمْتَنَا إِنَّكَ أَنتَ الْعَلِيمُ الْحَكِيمُ
“They (angels) said: ‘Glory be to You, […]
Allaah (Ta’ala) says in Surat al-Baqarah (2:214), addressing the best of His Messengers, Muhammad (Salla-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam):
أم حسبتم أن تدخلوا الجنة ولما يأتكم مثل الذين من قبلكم مستهم اليأساء والضراء وزلزلوا حتى يقول الرسول والذين معه متى نصر الله ألا إن نصر الله قريب
“Do you think […]
The meaning of the Takbeer
Bear in mind that this life is a test for our Takbeer (magnification, glorification) of Allaah.
We have to live in this life all the while glorifying and magnifying Allaah.
Allaah (Ta’ala) commands in Surat al-Muddaththir (74: 3) saying:
Source: Lessons from the Khutbah of the Prophet (Salla-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) at ‘Arafaat by Dr. ‘Abdullaah Shaakir al-Junaidi
From among the blessed days of Allaah is the honored day of ‘Arafaat. This day is joined with a blessed place and time. It was at ‘Arafaat that the Prophet (Salla-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa […]
The call towards learning and teaching:
Islam encourages everyone to acquire knowledge. It is the best act of worship with which one can seek nearness to his Lord, the All-Mighty. The Prophet (Salla-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “He who calls (people) to righteousness will have a reward (assured) for him like […]