99 Names of Allah Competition


99 Names of Allah (Al Asma Ul Husna)

The first pillar of Iman (faith) in Islam is Belief in Allah. 

As Muslims, we believe in Allah in accordance with His beautiful names and attributes. Allah has revealed His names repeatedly in the Holy Quran primarily for us to understand who He is. Learning and memorizing the names of Allah will help us to identify the correct way to believe in Him. There is nothing more sacred and blessed than understanding the names of Allah and living by them. How do we expect to worship, love, fear and trust our Lord, The Almighty Allah, if we don’t know who He is?

Allah says in the Quran:

And to Allah belong the best names, so invoke Him by them.. (Quran 7:180)

Allah – there is no deity except Him. To Him belong the best names. (Quran 20:8)

He is Allah, the Creator, the Inventor, the Fashioner; to Him belong the best names. (Quran 59:24)

Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) said, “Allah has ninety-nine names, i.e. one-hundred minus one, and whoever knows them will go to Paradise.”

(Sahih Bukhari 50:894)

Abu Huraira reported Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) as saying: There are ninety-nine names of Allah; he who commits them to memory would get into Paradise. Verily, Allah is Odd (He is one, and it is an odd number) and He loves odd number..”

(Sahih Muslim Book-48 Hadith-5)

*The contestant will be tested in all the names of Allah in order.

* The reward will be 50$ for the winner.

* The contestant is required to memorize the names and recite them in Arabic.

* The contestant will be asked about the general meaning in English of the name.

* This contest is designed for all ages.

* The contest will take place in Hoover crescent on Sunday April 7th, at 6 pm.

* Click here to download the pdf with 99 Names of Allah

99 Names of Allah Competition


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