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Getting Personal With Allah swt. Through His 99 Beautiful (names) Attributes

Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh

From my earlier blog, Relationship with Allah swt. i talked about knowing who Allah is and why we need to have a close relationship with our Creator…..

If we do not know WHO ALLAH IS, then how we are able to get personal relationship with our Creator?

Before getting to know a person, a friend etc, it is necessary for us to know their personal qualities….

Similarly, for the Al-Mighty ALLAH, Our Creator, there are 99 beautiful (names ) Attributes for Him. The very first of two begins with love and compassion, Ar Rahmaan (الرحمن) and Ar Raheem (الرحيم).

Beloved Prophet Muhammad SollaLlahu alaihi wa aalihi wa Sallam reported to have said that,

“Allah has ninety-nine names, i.e. one-hundred minus one, and whoever knows them will go to Paradise.”

(Sahih Bukhari 50:894)

My respected readers, as a usual practice, we begin our daily activities in the name of Allah, the Most Compassionate and Most Merciful, but this required to be practiced more consciously to be blessed with a gradual increment of relationship with ALLAH swt.

Everything we do, from waking up to brushing our teeth until going back to sleep, we are constantly asking Allah to love us; even though, as we are with full of our faults and mistakes, committing sins knowingly or unknowingly yet our beloved ALLAH is unfailingly showering His forgiveness and Mercy on us with His infinite Mercy. Alhamdulillah, Thank you ALLAH.

Earlier in my blog, at the beginning of : so begins my journey of realization, I have talked about my closeness with ALLAH swt; when my first born baby died, i often supplicate ALLAH with His 3 beautiful names : which were Ya Khaliq (the Creator), Ya Barri’ (the Maker-the Originator ) and Ya Mussawir (the Flawless Shaper-Fashioner). SubhanaAllah i was reciting those beautiful names, supplicating Allah swt with each names continuously……whenever and whatever situation i was in…. subhanalLah By the grace of our beloved Creator Himself, i conceived again just after 3 months.

Alhamdulilllah. My eldest daughter is now 18 years of age. May Allah guide her to be a great Muslimah, in sha Allah. She is a lovely gift of Allah for my Dua. Alhamdulillah. Not only did Allah grant me, my daughter, Allah also gave me 3 other bonuses, a son and two daughters….. SubhanaAllah

It is just to declare here that whenever we have such a consciously close relationship with our Creator, the Almighty ALLAH swt in Whom we believe and place our whole trust, believe me ! miracles will happen! in sha Allah.

Sincere supplication with the Most beautiful 99 (names) attributes of Allah will bring our soul to the world of the realization of true individual Relationship with ALLAH swt

The Most beautiful 99 Names of Allah (Arabic: أسماء الله الحسنى‎‎, transliteration : ʾAsmāʾu lLāhil Husnā) also known as the 99 attributes of Allah, according to Islamic tradition, are the beautiful names of Allah revealed by the Creator (Allah swt ) in the noble Qur’an.

These are considered to be the attributes of Allah. The 99 beautiful Names of Allah are very important to Muslims and in Islamic tradition which are taken from different verses of the Noble Qur’an. They are:

1. ArRahmaan. (الرحمن) The all Beneficent
2. Ar Raheem (الرحيم) The all Merciful
3. Al-Malik. (الملك) The King
4. Al-Quddus ( القدوس) The Most Holy
5. AsSalam (السلام)The Peace and Blessings
6. Al -Mu’min (المؤمن) The Guardian of Faith
7. Al- Muhaymin (المهيمن)The Protector
8. Al -Azeez( العزيز) The All Mighty
9. Al -Jabbar(الجبار) The Compeller
10. Al-Mutakabbir(الْمُتَكَبِّرُ) The Dominate One, The Majestic
11. Al -Khaaliq( الخالق) The Creator
12. Al -Baari'(البارئ)The Maker
13. Al-Musawwir(المصور) Flawless Shaper
14. Al -Ghaffar(الغفار)The Ever-Forgiving
15. Al Qahhar(القهار)The All Subduer
16. Al -Wahhaab(الوهاب)The Bestower
17. Ar Razzaaq(الرزاق)The Ever-Providing; The Sustainer
18. Al -Fattaah(الفتاح)The Ultimate Judge
19. Al ‘Aleem( العليم)The All-Knowing; The Omniscient
20. Al -Qaabidh (القابض)The Restricting One
21. Al -Baasit(الباسط)The Expander
22. Al -Khaafidh( الخافض)The Abaser
23. ArRaafi'(الرافع)The Exalter
24. Al -Mu’izz( المعز)The Giver of Honour
25. Al -Muzil(المذل)The Dishonourer
26. AsSamee’السميعThe All-Hearing
27. Al -Baseer(البصير)The All-Seeing
28. Al -Hakam(الحكم)The Judge; The Ultimate Arbiter
29. Al ‘Adl(العدل)The Utterly Just
30. Al -Lateef(اللطيف)The Kind
31. Al -Khabeer(الخبير)The All-Aware
32. Al -Halem(الحليم)The Forbearer; The Indulgent
33. Al-‘Atheem(العظيم)The Magnificent; The Infinite
34. Al -Ghafoor(الغفور)The All-Forgiving
35. AsShakur(الشكور)The Most Appreciative
36. Al ‘ Alee(العلي)The Sublimely Exalted
37. Al -Kabeer( الكبير)The Greatest
38. Al -Hafeedh(الحفيظ)The Preserver; The Protector
39. Al -Muqeet(المقيت)The Nourisher
40. Al -Haseeb(الحسيب)The Reckoner
41. Al -Jaleel(الجليل)The Majestic
42. Al -Kareem( الكريم)The Bountiful; The Generous
43. Ar -Raqeeb(الرقيب)The Watchful
44. Al -Mujeeb(المجيب) The Responsive; The Answerer
45. Al -Waasi'(الواسع)The Vast; The All Encompassing
46. Al -Hakeem(الحكيم)The Wise
47. Al -Wadood(الودود)The Loving; The Kind One
48. Al Majeed(المجيد)The All Glorious
49. Al -Ba’ith(الباعث)The Raiser of the Dead
50. AsShaheed(الشهيد)The Witness
51. Al -Haqq(الحق)The Truth; The Real
52. Al -Wakeel(الوكيل)The Trustee; The Dependable
53. Al -Qawiyy (القوي)The Strong
54. Al -Mateen(المتين)The Firm; The Steadfast
55. Al -Waliyy(الولي)The Protecting Friend, Patron, and Supporter
56. Al -Hameed(الحميد)The All Praise Worthy
57. Al -Muhsee(المحصي)The Accounter; The Numberer of All
58. Al -Mubdi (المبدئ)The Producer, Originator, and Initiator of all
59. Al -Mu’id (المعيد) The Reinstater Who Brings Back All
60. Al -Muhyee (المحيي)The Giver of Life
61. Al -Mumeet (المميت)The Bringer of Death; The Destroyer
62. Al -Hayy (الحي) The Ever Living
63. Al -Qayyoom (القيوم)The Self Subsisting Sustainer of All
64. Al -Waajid (الواجد)The Perceiver; The Finder; The Unfailing
65. Al -Maajid (الماجد)The Illustrious; The Magnificent
66. Al -Waahid (الواحد )The One; The All Inclusive; The Indivisible
67. Al -Ahad (الاحد)The One; The Indivisible
68. As -Samad (الصمد)The Everlasting; The Eternal Refuge
69. Al -Qaadeer (القادر)The All-Capable; The Most Able; The Most Powerful
70. Al -Muqtadir ( المقتدر) The All Determiner; The Dominant
71. Al -Muqaddim (المقدم)The Expediter; He Who Brings Forward
72. Al -Mu’akhkhir (المؤخر)The Delayer; He Who Brings Backwards
73. Al -Awwal (الأول)The First
74. Al -Aakhir (الآخر)The Last
75. Az -Dhaahir (الظاهر)The Manifest; The All Victorious
76. Al -Baatin(الباطن)The Hidden; The All Encompassing
77. Al -Waali(الوالي)The Patron
78. Al -Muta’ali (المتعالي)The Self Exalted
79. Al -Barr. (البر) The Most Kind and Righteous
80. At Tawwab (التواب)The Ever-Pardoning, Ever Relenting
81. Al -Muntaqim (المنتقم)The Avenger
82. Al ‘Afuww (العفو)The Pardoner; The Forgiver
83. Ar -Ra’oof (الرؤوف)The Clement; The Compassionate; The All-Pitying
84. Maalik ul Mulk (مالك الملك) The Owner of All Sovereignty
85. Dhul Jalaali wal Ikraam (ذو الجلال و الإكرام)The Lord of Majesty and Generosity
86. Al -Muqsit(المقسط)The Equitable; The Requiter
87. Al -Jaami'( الجامع)The Gatherer; The Unifier
88. Al -Ghaniyy (الغني)The All Rich; The Independent
89. Al -Mughni (المغني)The Enricher; The Emancipator
90. Al -Mani’ (المانع)The Withholder; The Shielder; The Defender
91. Ad -Dharr (الضآر)The Distresser
92. An -Nafi’ (النافع)The Propitious; The Benefactor
93. An- Nur (النور)The Light
94. Al -Haadi (الهادي)The Guide
95. Al-Badee’ (البديع) Incomparable; The Originator
96. Al -Baaqi. (الباقي) The Ever Enduring and Immutable
97. Al Waarith (الوارث)The Heir; The Inheritor of All
98. Ar -Rasheed (الرشيد)The Guide, Infallible Teacher, and Knower
99. As -Saboor (الصبور)The Forbearing; The Patient
100 . Allahu الله

99 beautiful Names Of Allah And Their Benefits are beyond explanation.

The meaning given here are just verbal, each and every names of ALLAH swt has its own unique meaning only ALLAH and His Rasul know the exact meaning

The exalted name of ‘Allah’ is a unique title for Almighty God. The word Allah means The almighty God in Arabic. It is a combination of ‘Ilah’ in Arabic which means god, and ‘al’ the alif and laam letters of the Arabic alphabet which denote the definite article, meaning the, Allah the One and Only trust worthy to be worshipped.

He is the Creator, He is also the Destroyer, He is the All-Encompassing, He is the All Knowing…. Al Ahad and ASomad.

May Allah swt guide us to know more about our beloved ALLAH swt and be granted thoufeeq to love Him more and more thus to be granted ultimate relationship with Him, in sha Allah

Ya Allah we Love You

Audio Of The 99 Names Of Allah

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