Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 21

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves into the topic of the Greatest or Grandest Name of Allah (Ism-Allah Al-Adham).   There are a few authentic Hadith which mention the Greatest Names of Allah: The Prophet ﷺ saw somebody make Dua and said “You have asked Allah with His Grand Name, this is the Name if asked using it, … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 20

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves into explicit detail regarding the names Al-Fattah and Khairul-Fatihin which are one of the many Names of Allah SWT. This name occurs once in the Qur’an – Al Fattah. Fataha means opening and it also means a victory and also means judgement. The following meanings are implied from this particular Name: … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 19

Shaykh Dr Yasir Qadhi delves upon the opposite and complementary pairs of the Names of Allah SWT. The Names of Allah occurs in pairs most of the time. Together, they embody the  Perfection of Allah. The following are the opposites: Al-Awwal (The Pre-Eternal), Al-Aakhir (The Last) Ad-Dhahir (The Clear/Evident), Al-Batin (The Hidden/Concealed) Al-Mubdi (The One … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 18

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the name of Allah  that is Al Wahhab. The name occurs 3 times in the Qur’an and comes from the word Wahaba, which means to give (as gift) to somebody else something you own and without wanting anything back in return. Al-Wahhab gives and continuously gives what is His to us … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 17

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves on the Name of Allah which is Al Afuww. This means that Allah overlooks and neglects a sin committed by us as if it never took place and overlooks it as if it never happened. Al Afuww is mentioned 5 times in the Qur’an. Allah being Al Afuww necessitates our deepest … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 16

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the Names of Allah – At-Tawwab and Qabil At-Tawb. The name At Tawwab has been mentioned 11 times in the Qur’an and it is paired the most times with Ar Raheem. Tawbah is obligatory upon us and should be adopted mandatorily. Allah  does not place a barrier on our Tawbah and … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 15

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the names of Allah – Al-Khaliq, Al-Baari and Al-Musawwir which are so beautifully harmonised together. The Name Al Khaliq occurs at least 8 times in the Qur’an. What does Al Khaliq entail? Creator of living and inanimate objects Allah’s khalq does not require any time and effort. Allah’s creation wills it … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 14

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves upon the meaning of two of the Names of Allah – Al Kareem and Al Akram. The meaning of Karam is that act of extreme generosity that invokes goodness within yourself about giving. Al Kareem is the One who gives without asking anything in return and gives without reason or gives … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 13

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi delves into the meaning of one of the names of Allah – Al Azeez. Al Azeez is the second most common name in terms of quantity with a staggering 92 times in the Noble Qur’an. The Name Al Azeez has the following connotations: The Powerful.  No one can harm Allah and no … Read more

Yasir Qadhi – Beautiful Names of Allah – 12

Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the meaning of one of the Allah’s names – Al Lateef. It comes from the verb Latafa whose primary meaning is the lightness of being and presence. Allah is Al Lateef which means that He is aware of the hidden secrets and it also means Allah’s Mercy reaches us in the … Read more