Allah is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth

One of the most sublime passages of the Quran is the 35th ayah (verse) of Surah Nur which describes the Light of Allah in all its splendor. The ayah holds a lot of inner meaning as it evokes the most perfect imagery based on an elaborate example. The ayah is as follows.     Allah is … Continue reading Allah is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth

Allah is Beautiful and He Loves Beauty

Prophet Muhammad ﷺ once said, “No one who has an atom’s weight of pride in his heart will enter Paradise.” A man asked, “What if a person likes his clothes to look good and his shoes to look good?” The Prophet ﷺ replied, “Allah is beautiful and He loves beauty. Pride means denying the truth … Continue reading Allah is Beautiful and He Loves Beauty