Asmaul Husna or the beautiful name of Allah is proof that believers only depend on and ask Allah alone, because Allah is most perfect from all deficiencies.
Asmaul Husna or the beautiful name of Allah. As a devout Muslim, of course knowing and memorizing Asmaul Husna is a necessity. Not only being able to memorize it, but Asmaul Husna needs to be practiced because it has extraordinary wisdom and benefits. For those who know the 99 names of Allah, Allah will provide benefits including one of them is surviving danger. So, it is not wrong if we promote memorizing and reciting Asmaul Husna either by using rhythm or not. One of the ways that have been attempted in encouraging the community to memorize Asmaul Husna is by painting the name of Allah on the roadside in rows. One area that has tried and implemented this is Aceh. This can be seen from the lines of pamphlets that read Asmaul Husna on the side of the highway or path.
The importance of knowing Asmaul Husna is not based on the word of Allah SWT. There is a proof, so we should get used to reading Asmaul Husna in homes so that it becomes an example for our children. The following is the word of Allah SWT about Asmaul Husna.
Names of Allah (Asmaul Husna)
1. The Word of Allah about Asmaul Husna
وَلِلَّهِ الْأَسْمَاءُ الْحُسْنَىٰ فَادْعُوهُ بِهَا ۖ وَذَرُوا الَّذِينَ يُلْحِدُونَ فِي أَسْمَائِهِ ۚ سَيُجْزَوْنَ مَا كَانُوا يَعْمَلُونَ
Latin script: Wa lillāhil-asmā`ul-ḥusnā fad’ụhu bihā wa żarullażīna yul-ḥidụna fī asmā`ih, sayujzauna mā kānụ ya’malụn
Meaning: “Belongs to Allah are the names of the Asmaul Husna, so always ask Him by always mentioning His names. Leave those who deviate from the path of truth. Later they will get a reward for what they have done.” (Surah al A’raf 7: 180).
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Apart from the above verse, in surah al-Hasyar, Allah also has faith related to Asmaul Husna, along with the words of Allah SWT, chapter 59 verse 24.
هو اللّٰہُ الۡخَالِقُ الۡبَارِئُ الۡمُصَوِّرُ لَہُ الۡاَسۡمَآءُ الۡحُسۡنٰی ؕ یُسَبِّحُ لَہٗ مَا فِی السَّمٰوٰتِ وَ الۡاَرۡضِ ۚ وَ هوَ الۡعَزِیۡزُ الۡحَکِیۡمُ
Tulisan latin: Huwallahul khaaliqul baari-ul mushau-wiru lahul asmaa-ul husna yusabbihu lahu maa fiis-samaawaati wal ardhi wahuwal ‘aziizul hakiim(u)
Meaning: “He is Allah Who Creates, Who Creates, Who Forms the Form, Who Has Asmaaul Husna. Praise to Him what is in the heavens and the earth. And He is the Mighty, Most Wise.” (Surah Al Hashr 59:24)
2. The Importance of Knowing the Names of Allah (Asmaul Husna)
It seems that nothing is more important than knowing the names of Allah which shows that Allah has such a perfect nature. Allah is a god who deserves and deserves to be worshiped and only Allah is the true God to be worshiped, while others from Allah are not gods or are just creatures created by God Allah. So, knowing Asmaul Husna is a form and our efforts to know Allah through His names and attributes.
Knowing Allah is not the same as knowing a creature whose substance can be interpreted, Allah is supremely perfect whose substance cannot be thought of and interpreted. So, the only way to know Allah is to know His attributes and beautiful names. By deepening the nature of Allah and His beautiful name, a servant will get to know his Lord more and more so that he will be closer to everything, whether in asking or in worship. So, from this brief explanation, it is very important for us to memorize and get to know Asmaul Husna correctly.
Knowing the name of Allah will make me believe that Allah is really God and besides Him is not God. So it cannot be denied that knowing the name of Allah is very important for every Muslim and Muslim.
Furthermore, the benefit of knowing the names of Allah is to increase a servant’s faith in his Lord, by becoming more in love and knowing who God is, the servant will be closer to his Lord in the form of ubudiyah and in turn, faith will continue to grow. Through the nature and beautiful names of Allah, we understand very well that no creature has such a characteristic from the point of view of their kamalat. So, just call Allah as God and others are not God.
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3. The Position of Asmaul Husna and the Attributes of Allah
Understanding Asmaul Husna is a noble door that a servant reaches. There is nothing that is most noble but to know Allah, and knowing Allah is through His attributes and His beautiful names. Trying to memorize Asmaul Husna is a fairly noble way to form a hamab as a godly servant and resist Allah.
Knowing Allah or Arif billah is the highest level, when a person has reached that level he will feel that everything has no price other than getting Ridha Allah. Such a magnificent world has no price at all, but on the contrary it is the hereafter that needs to be seized and pursued because it is eternal life. People who already know Allah SWT, he will not do anything except because of Allah, be it His orders or prohibitions.
A person who already knows his Lord, his faith will also get stronger. But all of these are gifts of God. Allah will give the ability to the servant He chooses to be able to memorize and understand Asmaul Husna. Armed with strong knowledge, one’s worship will also be strong and someone will love Allah more and more and this will be reflected in his every deed.
4. Benefits of Memorizing and Reading Asmaul Husna
The names of Allah or Asmaul Husna are full of wisdom and benefits. So memorizing it is something that needs to be encouraged. Here we load some of the benefits of memorizing Asmaul Husna.
– Open the door of sustenance
To get all desires and ideals should not be far from effort. However, it is arrogant to rely solely on effort because it is God who provides all our needs, not our efforts. Allah can give something through effort or without effort. However, it is the sunnatullah of Allah to give success after the effort and hard work and prayers that are offered.
One of the best forms of prayer is prayer or asking Allah by calling on Him through Asmaul Husna. If every day we get used to reading Asmaul Husna and accompanied by hard work, then the door to sustenance will be wide open, the fiber will continue to get a lot of sustenance from Allah SWT.
– Reading Asmaul Husna makes the brain smart
For a student at the cottage or a student who wants to quickly catch and memorize students. So getting used and memorizing Asmaul Husna is the key. One of the benefits of reading Asmaul Husna is to educate the brain and provide intelligence.
Routine reading Asmaul Husna can balance the intelligence of the right and left brain. It is truly a miracle given by Allah. In fact, in the Asmaul Husna there are names that show intelligence such as al alimu, al ‘aliyyu, and al hakimu. So, get used to reading the beautiful name of Allah because besides being rewarded, it also gets many benefits and benefits.
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– Reciting Asmaul Husna to get Allah’s forgiveness
Furthermore, this beautiful name of Allah has extraordinary glory for those who are able to memorize and recite it every day. Allah will give forgiveness to anyone who always recites Asmaul Husna. We cannot deny that we are always in sin, almost every day we always commit sins. One way to get rid of sins is to recite Asmaul Husna and recite the meaning, while asking Allah through His name al-‘Afuwwu and al Ghaffaru to be forgiven for our sins.
– Reading Asmaul Husna avoids forgetting
Forgetting is human nature, so humans are not only a place of wrongdoing and sin but also often experience forgetting, either in prayer or outside of prayer. This is why humans are called الانسان which means forgetting. But there are ways to minimize forgetting and eliminating. The trick is to practice Asmaul Husna or routinely recite Asmaul Husna every day.
– Control of lust
There are other great wisdoms and benefits from memorizing Asmaul Husna, this is controlling our evil desires. In other words, anyone who is often deceived by his desires and often indulges his evil desires and evil desires, then read Asmaul Husna often because this can be a medicine to control our passions.
It cannot be denied that lust is a necessity, but when this lust invites evil and evil deeds, humans can fall into humiliation, even more despicable than animals that have no sense. So, to be able to control and educate our passions, we can practice the names of Allah or Asmaul Husna, God willing, through this practice, Allah will provide us with knowledge in preventing heinous and evil acts.
5. Benefits of Asmaul Husna, 99 Beautiful Names of Allah
1. Ar – Rahmaan الرحمن (Most Gracious) – Asmaul Husna
What are the benefits? Anyone who routinely reads “Ya Rahmaan” as much as 100 times after completing the fardhu prayer, then with the permission of Allah will lose his negligent nature and forget from his soul.
2. Ar – Rahiim الرحيم (Most Merciful) – Asmaul Husna
Reciting Ya Rahman Ya rahiim after every 100 prayers can keep a person from falling into an act he doesn’t like.
3. The name Al – Malik الملك (Maha king) – Asmaul Husna
The benefit of reciting Asmaul Husna ‘al-Malik “is to cleanse his heart from the dirt of the world. The trick is to read al Malik a hundred times when the sun slips. Practice it if you want your heart to be clean and free from the dirt of sins.
4. Al – Qudduus القدوس (Most Holy)
Apart from reading al Malik, to get a clean heart we can also read “Yaa Qudduus” a hundred times a day. By reading this Asmaul Husna, the heart will be clean from all thoughts that invite trouble and suffering. For those who read as much Asmaul Husna every day, Allah will cleanse his heart from all spiritual diseases.
5. As – Salaam السلام (Most Prosperous, Who Gives Prosperity) – Asmaul Husna
This beautiful name is useful for eliminating disaster and disease. So, if it is read 120 times to a person who is sick, with Allah the disease will be cured as long as the time has not arrived. Likewise, it was read 136 times to a sick person with a buzzing voice and holding his hand over the head of the sick person. God willing, with His permission, the sick person will recover from his disease.
6. Al – Mu’min المؤمن (Most Grants Security) – Asmaul Husna
Whoever recites this Asmaul Husna 630 times when he is in fear, Allah will protect him from all disasters, losses and accidents. If a servant writes this name on paper or engraves it on a silver ring and wears it, then by Allah’s permission he will be saved physically and spiritually.
7. Al – Muhaimin المهيمن (The Most Nurturing, The Most Protecting)
Whoever recites Muhaimin المهيمن 100 times after bathing and praying two rak’ahs by focusing on Allah, Allah will purify his / her inner and outer soul. With Allah’s permission, he will also see unseen things.
8. Al – ‘Aziiz العزيز (Most Mighty) – Asmaul Husna
Whoever routines this dhikr of asthma Allah for 40 days and every day 40 times, then Allah will glorify him and help him. So, he did not need the help of creatures.
9. Al – Jabbaar الجبار (The Most Powerful, The Most Forcing) – Asmaul Husna
Anyone who truly believes that only Allah has the power, and he expects Allah to give him strength, then he should recite ya Jabbar 21 times in the morning and evening. God willing, he will be spared from persecuting the righteous to him.
10. Al – Mutakabbir المتكبر (Most Magnificent, Who Has Greatness and Pride) – Asmaul Husna
For someone who reads the ism “yaa Mutakabbir” 10 times before he does jimak with his wife, then he will be gifted with a pious child. Anyone who regularly and istiqamah reading this asthma, Allah will glorify it and give it glory.
11. Al – Khaaliq الخالق (The Creator)
Allah will create an Angel who prays for him until the Day of Resurrection if he recites this name of Allah and understands its meaning. This name of Allah is also useful for enlightening the heart and making the face shine.
12. Al – Baari ‘البارئ (Most Doing, Who Plans Everything) – Asmaul Husna
For those who make it a habit to recite this Asmaul Husna, Allah will give him a son. This is very effective for people who are infertile and in trying to get a baby.
13. Al – Mushawwir المصور (Supreme Shaper) – Asmaul Husna
Asmaul Husna is also useful in one’s efforts to get the baby. So multiply reading this ism (name) in everything.
14. Al – Ghaffaar الغفار (Most Forgiving) – Asmaul Husna
Anyone who reads “al-Ghaffar” a hundred times (100 times) after Friday prayers, all his sins will be forgiven the week before. When someone is in love with anger, and he remembers Allah’s name, his anger will immediately die.
15. Al – Qahhaar القهار (Most Beat) – Asmaul Husna
To free himself from lust, someone can recite this Asmaul Husna sincerely because of Allah. Then he will have the power to be freed from the confinement of worldly passions and desires.
16. Al – Wahhaab الوهاب (The Most Giver) – Asmaul Husna
For those who are poor, let him read the name of Allah as ta’wiz. You can also recite this Asmaul Husna 40 times in the last prostration for the Duha prayer. God willing, he will be given a broad way of sustenance from an unexpected path.
17. Ar – Razzaaq الرزاق (Supreme Giver of Sustenance) – Asmaul Husna
If a person believes with full heart that sustenance is from Allah and he needs it, he should read “Ya razzaq” 10 times in the corner of his house, God willing, he will find it easy with Allah’s permission.
18. Al – Fattaah الفتاح (Supreme Opener, Who Eliminates Difficulties and Givers Decisions)
Place your hands on your chest after dawn prayers and recite this Asmaul Husna 70 times. God willing, he will be clean from fantasies, egoism, evil, and other forms of dirt. Facilitate his business and explain his soul.
19. Al – ‘Aliim العليم (All-Knowing)
Anyone who reads Asmaul Husna 100 times after fardhu prayer istiqamah, then he will be given the ability to see everything that escapes the view of others and is given strong faith.
20. Al – Qaabidh القابض (Most Narrowing) – Asmaul Husna
This is “Yaa Qaabidh” is the remembrance of the angel of death, Izrail. Anyone who is dhalaimi will recite this asthma of Allah as much as 903 X. Then with the permission of Allah that tyranny will be destroyed and whoever writes “Al-Qaabidh” on 40 loaves of bread for 40 days, then he will not feel the disease and be saved from hunger. wounds, thirst and so on.
21. Al – Baasith الباسط (The Greatest)
“Yaa Baasith” This is the angel’s remembrance that blew the thought that was Israfil. Anyone who accustoms himself to reading this Asmaul Husna, Allah will give him peace in his heart, relieve stress and be free from various problems.
22. Al – Khaafidh الخافض (The Most Humiliating, The Humiliating One) – Asmaul Husna
It is said, anyone who makes it a habit to read this Asmaul Husna 500 times, then their kebuthan and hajat will be achieved and fulfilled by Allah, insha Allah.
23. Ar – Raafi` الرافع (The Most Highly Exalting Someone)
Furthermore, the benefits of Asmaul Husna are to reach a high position. Anyone who wants to get a high position so that they can help relatives and others on the right path, then recite this Asmaul Husna 100 times day and night. Then AI will get a high position.
24. Al – Mu`izzu المعز (Most Glorifying, Who Gives Glory) – Asmaul Husna
Reciting 40 times Asmaul Husna after maghrib prayer on every Monday and Friday, Allah will grant him glory and honor. Just do it because Allah does not want to get world rank.
25. Al – Mudzillu المذل (Most Humiliating) – Asmaul Husna
Anyone who recites this Asmaul Husna 75 times then prays to Allah to avoid the evil of the so-called, then he will be free from that person’s crime. Either from envy or evil.
26. Al – Samii ‘السميع (All-Hearing) – Asmaul Husna
Reading the names of Allah (Asmaul Husna) on Thursday after the Dhuha prayer 50 times to 500 times, then his prayer will become complete.
27. Al – Bashiir البصير (All-seeing) – Asmaul Husna
The benefits of reciting Asmaul Husna are also to get bright vision. Whoever recites Asmaul Husna “Yaa Bashiir” 100 times after Friday prayers and istiqamah with his deeds, Allah will grant him sharp eyesight and give light to his heart. Insha Allah.
28. Al – Hakam الحكم (The Most Establishing All Laws) – Asmaul Husna
Anyone who recites this Asmaul Husna 99 times at the end of the night in a state of ablution with full focus, Allah will make his mind a secret place.
29. Al – ‘Adl العدل (Mah Adil) – Asmaul Husna
Whoever writes (with za’faran or with a finger gesture) of this acidul husna on 20 slices of bread on a Friday night or afternoon, then eats it, Allah will give him a great favor.