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  • Gold and other pleasures in Paradise Date: 10-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have heard so many times of all the gold and other precious things in heaven, but I do not understand what their purpose is. Gold is for the use of buying things, so why would people value gold and other such precious things in heaven? Also, what is life in heaven like? I have many hobbies in life that I enjoy in my spare time,.. More

  • Description of Houris Date: 12-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I sent you a question (2612148) regarding a hadith that says that Houris have large, round breasts that are not inclined to dangle (Jami At-Tirmidhi vol. 2 p. 35-40). I found that on internet and Wikipedia (HOURI). I downloaded the complete Tirmidhi (from Sunnah.com), but I could not find it there. As a common man, I am unable to.. More

  • Difference between Al-Firdaws and Al-Waseelah Date: 6-4-2016

    How many degrees are there in Paradise, and what is difference between Al-Firdaws and Al-Waseelah (a degree that is attained only by our Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,Allaah willing)? Is Al-Waseelah in Al-Firdaws. .. More

  • Giving white skin to both people of Paradise and Hell Date: 16-2-2016

    In a hadith, it is mentioned that the residents of paradise will enter Paradise in the best form, with white skin, but are the denizens of hell not white skinned as well? Ibn kathir writes that Al-A`mash related that Ibn `Umar said, “When their skin is burned, they will be given another skin in replacement, and this skin will be white as paper.”.. More

  • People of Paradise will have same size, not features Date: 12-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum Brother. I was just wondering; it sounds like we will all look the same and act the same in heaven, like all white, all 90 feet tall, no beard, and all looking like Aadam, may Allaah exalt his mention, but that sounds horrible; looking all the same like robots. Why can we not look different, why can we not be black, white, or of different.. More

  • Number of wives for the martyr in Paradise Date: 6-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaukum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. I have a question in regards to al-hoor al-ʻayn. In a hadith, the following has been narated: Abu Na’eem narrated in Sifat Al-Jannah from Abu Hurayrah (may Allaah be pleased with him) that the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “A man will go to 100 virgins.. More

  • The valley which Hell itself seeks refuge with Allaah from Date: 13-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the valley which Hell itself seeks refuge from? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • The number of Houris each man has in Paradise Date: 10-10-2015

    Salam aleykoum wa rahmatullah, I would like to know about catogories from the hoors is there 3 kinds or 2 kinds? does servant means ''walidans'' young boys ?1''...emerald will be openedfor him in which there are 70 doors. In each door therewill be wives, cushions, and servants. ...''2''Abu Sai'd narrates that RasUlulah said, "Theperson who will be in.. More

  • Old age alone does not guarantee entering Paradise Date: 5-10-2015

    Does old age guarantee entering paradise? Is there any hadith warranting special favours for old people. A book called Fadhail al-A'amal refers to such narrations, and it also calls it hadith qudsi. Please comment. .. More

  • Hoor is a description of color, not character Date: 5-10-2015

    Allaah says, describing them (interpretation of the meaning): {Therein (Gardens) will be khairaatun‑hisaan [fair (wives) good and beautiful].} [al-Rahmaan 55:70] Ibn al-Qayyim said: "They are described as being fair and beautiful. The word khayraat (fair and good) is derived from the word khayyarah, which refers to the woman who combines all.. More

  • Houris being white does not imply that other colors are undesirable Date: 18-3-2015

    Why are houris described as white? is dark skin not desirable? .. More

  • Marital life in heaven should not be judged by worldly standards Date: 7-11-2014

    Assalamu alaikum. I have a question about child marriage. I read that the parents of a child can marry him/her without taking his/her permission, which does not matter because the child is not mature enough to take such decisions. Now, say a boy was married when he was a child (that is, he had not reached puberty). His wife, for the sake of the question,.. More

  • No place for immorality in Paradise Date: 17-8-2014

    My question is that in Jannah, will one be permitted to watch porn or live sexual intercourse of others for one's own pleasure, or are such things prohibited for believers in the Hereafter as well? .. More

  • People of Paradise eat and drink for pleasure, not out of hunger or thirst Date: 15-4-2014

    Greetings. Quran says, in 2.25, that people of Paradise will require food & drink. Does it mean that if they don’t eat, they will die. If yes, then where is eternal life in Heaven ? Reply me as soon as possible. Its urgent! .. More

  • Frequency of seeing Allaah in Paradise Date: 8-4-2014

    Assalamualykum, Jazakallah for answering. Will everyone from every rank in Jannah be able to see Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala? How often will they see Him? Any time they wish or only on the congregation day? Will only the men see Him or the women including the Hoor-al-ayn will see Him as well? Thank you. .. More