Jumada ul Akhir 1440 Week 1

Qur’an, Sura Al Isra, Chapter 17

44. The seven heavens and the earth and all that is in them do tasbih [glorification through repetition of names] of Him, and there is not a thing but extols His tasbih through gratitude and praise, but you do not understand their tasbih. Surely, He is Halim [Soft and Gentle] and Ghafur [Absolving of sins and Tolerant].

Names of Allah

Al Ghafur: The Absolver of Sins; The Tolerant One

Al Halim: The Soft and Gentle One Who Gives Ease

Al Nur: The Light

Al Rahim: The Source of Mercy

Al Rahman: The One Who Acts with Mercy; The Beneficent

 

Glossary

tasbih: glorification through repeating the names of Allah

zikr: mentioning Allah’s name repeatedly with certain intention and contemplation; glorification or supplication; reminder

Translation by Murshid Shaykh Taner Vargonen Ansari

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Love, Peace and Togetherness in Goodness

Ya Wadud Ya Salaam Ya Jami Ya Nafi