Proof that Mi’raaj and Israa was real

Many as if this was a real journey or a dream to increase spiritually? Verses of Qur-aan proves that the Israa (ground journey) and Mi‘raaj (heavenly journey) was not a dream but real. “And he certainly saw him in another descent, At the Lote-tree of the Utmost Boundary - Near it is the Garden of Refuge - When there covered the Lote Tree that which covered [it] The sight [of the Prophet] did not swerve, nor did it transgress [its limit]. He … [Read more...]

al Israa and Mi’raaj (Ascension)

“Exalted is He who took His Servant by night from al-Masjid al-Haram to al-Masjid al- Aqsaa, whose surroundings We have blessed, to show him of Our signs. Indeed, He is the Hearing, the Seeing”. [Surah al-Israa/17, v:01] This verse talks about the most remarkable miracles of Muhammad (Sallallaahu ‘Alayhi wa Sallam), the night journey (Israa). This journey, which is usually known as Mi’raaj which comes from an Arabic word that literally means … [Read more...]

Tawheed – Oneness of God

Linguistically, the word Tawheed توحيد, in Arabic, means unification (to make something one). Islamically, it is in reference to Allaah being singled out alone, in all that is particular to Him. The opposite of Tawheed is ‘Shirk’ which is to associate partners with Allaah by giving (or attributing) that which is exclusively His to others. It comes from the Arabic verb (wahhada) وحد which itself means to unite, unify or consolidate. However, … [Read more...]