Glaring Signs of the Existence of a Creator

January, 2016

  • 23 January

    The Debate between Hazrat Ebrahim (‘alaihis salaam) and Namrud

    Namrud was an oppressive, tyrant king who had claimed that he was god and commanded the people to worship him. When Hazrat Ebrahim (‘alaihis salaam) went to Namrud and invited him to the oneness of Allah Ta‘ala, Namrud, due to his pride and obstinacy, did not accept and asked Hazrat …

  • 2 January

    Signs Indicating Towards the Creator

    A Bedouin once recited the following couplet: البعرة تدل على البعير و آثار الأقدام على المسير فسماء ذات أبراج و أرض ذات فجاج كيف لا تدل على اللطيف الخبير  "When a lump of dung indicates that a camel had passed by and footsteps indicate that a person had passed by, …

December, 2015

  • 26 December

    Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) and the Three Questions of the Roman Emperor

    The Emperor of the Romans once sent a large amount of wealth to the Khalifah of the Muslims. Before dispatching his representative with the wealth, the Emperor commanded him to pose three questions to the ‘Ulamaa’ of the Muslims. The Roman representative, as instructed, posed the three questions to the …

  • 19 December

    Incident of Imam Shaafi‘ee (rahimahullah) and an Atheist

    An atheist once asked Imaam Shaafi‘ee (rahimahullah) to prove the existence of the creator, Allah Ta‘ala. Imaam Shaafi‘ee (rahimahullah) answered, “Look at the leaves of the mulberry tree. The colour, taste, smell, composition and properties of every leaf are the same. Despite being exactly the same, when consumed by the …

  • 13 December

    Imam Maalik (rahimahullah) Proves the Existence of a Creator

    A person once came to Imaam Maalik (rahimahullah) and asked him to present proof for the existence of a creator. Imaam Maalik (rahimahullah) answered, “Look at the face of a person. As small as it may be, every person’s face comprises of eyes, a nose, ears, a tongue, cheeks, gums …

  • 5 December

    Incident of Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) and a group of Atheists

    A group of atheists once approached Imaam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) with the sinister intention of murdering him. On noticing them, Imaam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) decided to engage them in dialogue and so asked them, “If a person had to claim that he saw a ship which had neither a captain …

May, 2013

  • 8 May

    The Precious Gifts of Allah Ta’ala

    Once a person came to a pious servant of Allah Ta’ala and complained of his poverty. He explained to the pious man that he was undergoing great distress and preferred death to such a life. The pious man asked him: “Are you willing to have your eyes removed in exchange …

  • 1 May

    The Value of a Kingdom

    On one occassion Ibn Simaak (Rahmatullahi Alaihi) paid a visit to the king of the time. It so happened that when the sheikh (ibn Simaak (Rahmatullahi Alaihi)) greeted him, the king was holding a tumbler of water in his hand. The king said to the sheikh: “Give me a word …

September, 2012

  • 5 September

    Taqdeer

    Taqdeer in actual fact is the complete knowledge of Allah Ta’aala. In other words, whatever Allah Ta`aala had planned before bringing the creation into existence; that a certain thing will be created at a certain time, it will remain alive for so many years and it will have such and …