TAWHEED – QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
“And when affliction touches a man, he calls on Us, whether lying on his side or sitting or standing; but when Weremove his affliction from him, he passes on as though he had never called on Us on account of an affliction that touched him.” (Younus, 10:12) [CARD 2]
Note: People in time of desperate situation (E.g. near death situation) turn to Allah even if they do not prayregularly or even believe in Allah.
Name two of the three categories of Tawheed?
1.Believing that Allah is one and unique in his lordship (Ruboobiyyah)2.Believing that Allah is one and unique in his names & attributes (Asma wa Sifat)3.Believing that Allah is one and unique in his right to be worshipped. (Uloohiyyah)The first verses of the Qur'an in Al-Fatiha encompasses the three types of Tawheed above.(1) Praise be to Allah, the Cherisher and Sustainer of the Worlds (Ruboobiyyah)(2) Most Gracious, Most Merciful (Asma wa Sifat)(3) Master of the Day of Judgment. (Asma wa Sifaat)(4) Thee do we worship, and Thine aid we seek. (Uloohiyyah)(5) Show us the straight way. (Ruboobiyyah)
Why did Allah create us?
He created us to worship him (by serving and pleasing Him). He is our Gracious Master and we are His gratefulslaves.
And I (Allah) created not the jinns and humans except they should worship Me (Alone)" Ad-Dhaariyaat:56 [CARD 3]
Allah says that He was a hidden treasure and wished to be known thus; He created Man and Jinn purely to worshipHim. (Hadith Qudsi) A clear understanding of this Hadith is the basis for all creation, which is love, obedience andworship of Allah.
Why did Allah (SWT) send us messengers and books?