al-Muhsin (The One who does things perfectly)

  al-Muhsin (The One who does things perfectly) al-Muhsin (The One who does things perfectly) On the authority of Shad-daad ibn Aws (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) said: “Verily Allaah is Muhsin, and He loves proficiency in all things…” Collected by ‘Abdur-Razzaaq in his Musannaf […]

al-Mu'akh-khir (The One who delays things wisely)

  al-Mu’akh-khir On the authority of Ibn ‘Abbaas (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) used to wake up at night for prayers and say a long supplication, from it: “…Forgive me for what has passed and what will come, and for what I have […]

al-Baasit (The One who grants increases)

al-Baasit On the authority of Anas (may Allaah be pleased with him), who said that the prices in the marketplace became very high once, so the people said, “O messenger of Allaah! Set the prices for us!” He (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) replied: “Verily, Allaah is the One who regulates […]

al-Muqad-dim (The One who brings things forth)

al-Muqad-dim On the authority of Ibn ‘Abbaas (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) used to wake up at night for prayers and say a long supplication, from it: “…Forgive me for what has passed and what will come, and for what I have kept […]

al-Qaabidh (The One who seizes)

al-Qaabidh On the authority of Anas (may Allaah be pleased with him), who said that the prices in the marketplace became very high once, so the people said, “O Messenger of Allaah! Set the prices for us!” He (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) replied: “Verily, Allaah is the One who regulates […]

at-Tay-yib (The Pure One)

at-Tay-yib (The Pure One) On the authority of Aboo Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) said: “O people! Verily, Allaah is Tayyib, and He only accepts good things…” Collected by Muslim (1015) Reference: Exemplary principles concerning the beautiful names of Allaah. Shaykh Muhammad […]

ash-Shaafee (The Healer)

ash-Shaafee (The Healer) On the authority of ‘Aa’ishah (may Allaah be pleased with her), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) used to visit some of his sick family members. He (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) would wipe over them with his right hand, saying: “O Allaah, […]

as-Say-yid (The Master)

as-Say-yid (The Master) On the authority of ‘Abdullaah Ibn ash-Shikh-kheer (may Allaah be pleased with him), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) was addressed, “You are our say-yid!” He (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) replied: “As-Say-yid is Allaah, the Blessed and Exalted.” Saheeh Sunan Abee Daawood […]

as-Sub-booh (The Justly Glorified One)

as-Sub-booh (The Justly Glorified One) On the authority of ‘Aa’ishah (may Allaah be pleased with her), the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) used to say in his bowings and in his prostrations (during formal prayer): “Sub-booh, the Holy One, the Lord of the Angels and the Spirit (Jibreel).” Collected by […]

ar-Rafeeq (The Gentle One)

ar-Rafeeq (The Gentle One) On the authority of ‘Aa’ishah (may Allaah be pleased with her), a group of Jews came to the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) and said, “As-saam ‘alaykum (Death be upon you).” ‘Aa’ishah responded by saying, “Rather, death and curses be upon you!” So the Prophet (may […]