In this series, Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi discusses one of the most noble topics that every single Muslim should spend time studying and memorizing, the Names and Attributes of Allah Subhana WaTa’la. The names of Allah (swt) is a central concept found in the glorious Qur’an and this knowledge is the most sacred type of… [Read More]
In this lecture, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi goes over the most common and primary name of our Creator, “Allah.” This name is mentioned approximately 3500 times in the Qur’an. The name Allah comes from “Alaha,” which means to turn to for protection and help, which every single creation in heavens and earth do. Others say the… [Read More]
In this lecture, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi goes over the unique characteristics of Allah’s names and the principles of understanding these divine names. One of the most common names of Allah is Ar-Rahman and Ar-Raheem, both coming from the root Rahima. Also from this root come the names Arhamur Rahimeen (the most merciful of those who… [Read More]
In this lecture, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi begins covering the names derived from Rahima (Ar-Rahman, Ar-Raheem, Khayrar-Rahimeen, Arhamur-Rahimeen and Dhur-Rahma). June 9, 2016 @ Memphis Islamic Center
In this lecture, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi continues to cover the names of Allah that relate to Rahima. Allah uses the concept of Rahima in 500 verses. Ar-Rahman occurs 57 times, never paired with any other name except 6 verses using Ar-Raheem (Al Fatiha being the first example).
In this lecture, Shaykh Yasir Qadhi discusses the names of Allah related to Maghfirah (the concept/verb). Ghafara means to cover or conceal something, or to overlook what someone has done to you (Mighfar meant a helmet). Over 300 verses mention Maghfira. June 11, 2016 @ Memphis Islamic Center