Names of Paradise and how often it is mentioned in the Quran
Fatwa No: 31214

Question

What are the names of Paradise and how often is Paradise mentioned in the Quran? Please give examples.

Answer

All perfect praise be to Allaah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allaah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alyhi wa sallam, is His slave and Messenger.

 

The names of Paradise include:

 

  1. Al-Husna (the best reward): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {For them who have done good is Al-Husna (the best reward)} [Quran 10:26]
  2. Daar As-Salaam (the Home of Peace): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {For them will be Daar As-Salaam (the Home of Peace) with their Lord. And He will be their Protecting Friend because of what they used to do.} [Quran 6:127]
  3. Jannaat ‘Adn (Gardens of Perpetual Residence): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {Allaah has promised the believing men and believing women gardens beneath which rivers flow, wherein they abide eternally, and pleasant dwellings in Jannaat ‘Adn (Gardens of Perpetual Residence.)} [Quran 9:72]
  4. Jannaat An-Na‘eem (the Gardens of Pleasure): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {Indeed, those who have believed and done righteous deeds - their Lord will guide them because of their faith. Beneath them rivers will flow in Jannaat An-Na‘eem (the Gardens of Pleasure.)} [Quran 10:9]
  5. Daar Al-Muttaqeen (the Home of the Righteous): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {And how excellent is Daar Al-Muttaqeen (the Home of the Righteous.)}[Quran 16:30]
  6. Jannaat Al-Firdaws (Gardens of Paradise): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {Indeed, those who have believed and done righteous deeds - they will have Jannaat Al-Firdaws (Gardens of Paradise) as a lodging.} [Quran 18:107]
  7. Jannat Al-Khuld (Garden of Eternity) Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {Say, "Is that better or Jannat Al-Khuld (the Garden of Eternity) which is promised to the righteous? It will be for them a reward and destination.} [Quran 25:15]
  8. Al-Ghurfah (the Chamber): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {Those will be awarded Al-Ghurfah (the Chamber) for what they patiently endured, and they will be received therein with greetings and [words of] peace.} [Quran 25:75]
  9. Daar Al-Muqaamah (the Home of Duration): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {He who has settled us in Daar Al-Muqaamah (the Home of Duration) out of His bounty. There touches us not in it any fatigue, and there touches us not in it weariness [of mind]."} [Quran 35:35]
  10. Daar Al-Qaraar (the Home of [permanent] Settlement): Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {O my people, this worldly life is only [temporary] enjoyment, and indeed, the Hereafter - that is Daar Al-Qaraar (the Home of [permanent] Settlement).} [Quran 40:39]

Paradise is mentioned 139 times in the Quran in singular and plural forms.

Allaah Knows best.

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