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(al-) Malaikah الملائكة is the Arabic word for angels

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Is it haram/forbidden to create/share/download paintings of the angels?

I have seen a lot of drawings of angels in Christianity and Judaism but not many in Islam. This has me wondering if it is haram/forbidden to create/share/download paintings of any of the angels. Is ...
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Can one give the name of an angel to a child? Is Mikael a suitable name?

My name is Mikael and I am getting paranoid if this is actually a permissible Islamic/Arabic name or not? I come from a Muslim family and my mother always told me it is taken from an angels name. But ...
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Why Allah created angels?

What is the purpose behind the creation of angels? Why Allah created them what is their purpose?
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Are angels perfect

I want to know if angels are perfect. I know that they don’t have free will. What does perfect mean in Islam. Does it mean no sins. Does it mean no mistakes and faults? Angel gabreel made a fault one ...
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Did mikaail, Jibril and israfil pray funeral prayer of last prophet?

Tariq jamil of Pakistan said Mikail, Jibril and Israfil prayed funeral prayer of last prophet. Video available on YouTube. In another deleted? Video he said even Allah descended to Aisha's room and ...
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Which angel name am i missing which have been revealed

1.Kirimaan and kaatibin. 2.Munkir and nakir. 3. Harut and Marut. 4. Jibreel, mikaeel, Israfeel. 5. Malak Ul maut( angel of death). 6. Hamaliyun al arsh( bearers of throne). 7. Maalik (hell warden). ...
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Is the hadith '160 angels are appointed over every believer' authentic?

Abu Umaamah said : the prophet said " 160 Angel's have been appointed over the believer to protect him from that which has not been decreed for him, including his eyes which are protected by ...
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What happens to angels after Day of Judgement?

After day of judgement, when jinn and humans have either passed their test or failed their test of this dunya, Allah swt grants either Jannah or jahannam. Given that angels are not tested, what ...
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What happens to angels after qiyamah?

So we all know this dunya is a test for only man and jinn. So that’s how Allah swt determines on the day of judgement who goes to jahannam or Jannah. My main question is what happens to angels since ...
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Will angels be with us in Paradise?

After resurrection of all creatures, will the main angels that were mentioned mainly in the quran disappear forever? Like Jibril, Mikael, Israfil, and angel of death? What if we wish to see these ...
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Will we see Angel of Death when we're dying?

When we are dying, will we see Malak al Maut as we lay in our deathbed or is that a myth? Also how is it possible that he's takes the souls of multiple people around the world at once? Is he the only ...
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Do our guardian Angels love us?

Salam brothers and sisters. I am aware that we have quardian angels, but I was wondering if they can develop emotions for us? Or are they just doing the job sent by Allah and do not have any ...
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Why did Allah gave powers to the angels and jinns, but not to humans?

I'm wondering why Allah swt gave powers to angels and jinns like teleporting to other places, and turning into animals or other things. But he did not granted us human beings those powers. Is there a ...
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How to tell the difference between an Angel and Jinn?

It is said that angels and jinns can shapeshift into any animal. That being said ; how can I identify whether an animal is an Angel, JINN or actual Animal ?
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Is Allah the only one protector?

YES Do you not know that to Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth and [that] you have not besides Allah any protector (ولى) or any helper? 2:107 NO We [angels] were your allies (...
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Does Allah communicate to his people through the means of Angels in present?

There's this cousin of mine, who claims that Allah sent him a message in the form of sound. Upon asking questions about it, he said that it wasn't Allah directly speaking to him but by the means of ...
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Why it is prohibited for Muslims to enter a building with images and statues?

While going through the below question: Can social functions be booked in a Church? I stumbled upon this Hadith: Ibn ‘Aa’idh narrated in Futooh al-Shaam that when ‘Umar came to Syria, the Christians ...
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Where in the Quran does it says Angel Mikail is responsible for bringing rain and thunder?

Well now everyone knows that Earth isn't the only planet with atmosphere and weather. There could be millions of non habitable planets with strange atmospheric conditions. In such a case claiming that ...
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Is it permissible to get real signs from Allah, angels or jinns that islam is the true religion? [closed]

I'm wondering a long time as I purposely avoid as much contact as possible from non-muslims about the signs I need to have to be a real believer and a convincer to non-muslims to convert to islam ...
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Is the answer given by the angels in (34:41) to be taken literally?

In verse (34:41) the Angels answer Allah's question whether those who strive against Allah's verses (mentioned in 34:38) were following/believing them by saying: They will say, "Exalted are You! ...
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How to interpret that Allah and the angels send prayers and blessings to the believers?

Allah tells us that HE and HIS angels send prayers and blessings the believers saying: It is He who confers blessing upon you, and His angels [ask Him to do so] that He may bring you out from ...
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What exactly is the philosophy behind sending blessings and prayer to our prophet in case of Allah and the angels?

Allah ordered us to send prayers and blessings to our prophet () saying: Indeed, Allah confers blessing upon the Prophet, and His angels [ask Him to do so]. O you who have believed, ask [ Allah to ...
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Did anyone other than Muhammad (sallahu alahi wa sallam) see Jibreel (alaihi salam)?

I know from the sirah of Rasullah that at the beginning of revelation when Jibreel came to Earth and called Rasullah after he (Rasullah) saw him and got frightened, he ran into his house and asked ...
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Are angels faster than light particles (E = MC2 is non-Islamic)?

By far, Einstein's best-known equation is "E=mc2 - energy equals mass times the velocity of light squared." According to this equation, any given amount of mass is equivalent to a certain ...
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Are meteors really missiles thrown at jinns by angels?

In Surah Mulk, verse 5, Allah says: وَلَقَدْ زَيَّنَّا السَّمَاءَ الدُّنْيَا بِمَصَابِيحَ وَجَعَلْنَاهَا رُجُومًا لِلشَّيَاطِينِ ۖ وَأَعْتَدْنَا لَهُمْ عَذَابَ السَّعِيرِ And We have ...
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What are the consequences of angels not entering one's house due to pictures?

Regarding this hadith: Narrated `Aisha: I purchased a cushion with pictures on it. The Prophet (came and) stood at the door but did not enter. I said (to him), "I repent to Allah for what (the ...
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Hadith that describes the conversation between Allah and the angels that namaz expiates sins

Is there any hadeeth that states that allah commands the angels to set the sins of the person offering namaz aside, and then remove it permanently?
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Don't Gabriel and Michael fall under the category of angels?

In Surah Al-Baqarah verse 98, Allah says: Whoever is an enemy to Allah and His angels and His messengers and Gabriel and Michael - then indeed, Allah is an enemy to the disbelievers. Doesn't ...
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Is it possible for an angel in the present time to manifest itself in human form to us?

Is it possible for an angel in the present time to manifest itself in human form to us? In Qur'an 19:17, it says: Then We sent to her Our Angel, and he represented himself to her as a well-...
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Does Islam ever specify the speed in which angels can travel?

I tried looking for an answer to this question in this website and the closet one I found was this: Are angels visible at the speed of light? it really didn't answer my question. The reason I'm asking ...
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Verse (11:70) did Ibrahim recognize his visitors as Angels or not?

In surat Hud when discussing the punishment of the people of Lut () the quran tell us that some Angels visited Ibrahim () to tell him about this, but they are described as visitors. And Ibrahim () ...
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Is it true that the recording angels on our shoulders say "Ameen" to the negative things we say/questions we ask?

Asalam alaikum! I just had an argument with someone about this, who told me I shouldn't even ask negative questions. (I asked something along the lines of, "What if the car breaks down?" And he ...
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What being is Gabriel?

Say (O Muhammad, to mankind): Who is an enemy to Gabriel! For he it is who hath revealed (this Scripture) to thy heart by Allah's leave, confirming that which was (revealed) before it, and a guidance ...
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What are angels created from?

I'm quite curious about the Angels. We human being are made up of clay. The Shaytan (espiritual) is made up of fire. and what the Angels are made up? That's the question, JazakAllahkhair!
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Did two or three angels visit Prophet Lut and Ibrahim?

I noticed that "2 angels" and "3 angels" were mentioned in different sites. Specifically, Islami City writes: Upon Lut’s prayer, Allah sent two angels in the form of men. These angels visited ...
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Why do Muslims believe angels don't have freewill? [duplicate]

In this answer to the question "Are angels free-willed, perfectly ethical beings?" the conclusion is: the angles are not independent in will and power. They always do what Allah orders them. Does ...
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Why is Music considered forbidden in Islam when it is not in the previous revelations given to the Jews and Christians?

All of the holy books that came before the Qur'an are clear that the malaikah (angels) sing, the most beautiful music such as cannot even be imagined by the human ear. These verses have been confirmed ...
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Do hens crowing indicate seeing an angel?

In my house there are many chickens, and we used to hear the chicken crow many times in a day. Does this means that our chickens have seen angels that many times a day? A relevant hadith is: Abu ...
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Is thunder an angel?

Regarding this ayat of the Noble Qur'an: 13:13: And the thunder declares His glory with His praise, and the angels too for awe of Him; and He sends the thunderbolts and smites with them whom He ...
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Where does it say that the angels sent to Prophet Lut appeared like handsome young boys?

I've seen this claim repeatedly, so it's probably correct: Then two angels in the disguise of handsome young boys came to Lot, who became distressed knowing the character of the people, and feeling ...
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Why did Muhammad (s.a.w.) wear a cloak in surah 74 (al-Muddaththir)? Out of fear of his first encounter with the Angel Jibreel?

In surah 74, we read that the Prophet Mohammad (s.a.w.) asked his wife Khadija to cover him in a cloak repeatedly after he heard the words of the Angel Jibreel telling him to "Recite!" Did he ask to ...
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Will angels still enter my house if pictures of family and inanimate objects such as trees, pots, surahs, etc are hung up? [duplicate]

Recently I have learned about the rulings of pictures, but I am still a bit confused as to what pictures are allowed in the house. I fear that angels will not enter the house I currently live in, and ...
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Is it true that the angel of death will get itself?

After some research, I've found that all the angels will die before the day of judgement, and will rise on ressurection ( answer of owari ). I've also heard that the angel of death will get itself, ...
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Do angels enter our houses during the time of the Maghrib prayer?

I don't know if it's true but I've heard Muslims say that the time of the Maghrib prayer is a very blessed time and during this time, angels will enter your home and make dua for you. Is this from ...
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Did our Prophet Muhammad SAW speak to Allah directly?

Salam, I know that messages from Allah were sent through the angels (perhaps specifically through Angel Gabreal) to our beautiful prophet Muhammad SAW. But, did SAW speak to Allah directly and Allah ...
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Can animals see the angels and jinn and hear the cries of the dead?

I recently heard a Sunni hadith that said roosters can see the angels at the time of fajar and that is why they make that sound of theirs. And also donkeys cry when they see jinn or the shaithan. I ...
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Did angels visit all Prophets and Messengers?

Did Allah use angels as a medium of communication for all the Prophets and Messengers? I have read that Allah spoke to Musa (AS). Was he also sent an angel (malak) later?
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Is art (of faces, eyes, etc.) halal in Islam? [duplicate]

I'm a Muslim, and I specifically like to draw as a hobby now and then. Recently, I read several comments and things here and there on the Internet saying that drawing faces or things with souls (like ...
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What is the meaning of gigantic angels in Nahjul-Balagha?

Nahjul-Balagha sermon 1 mentions angels "whose steps are fixed on earth but their necks are protruding into the skies". What is the meaning of that clause? Is Imam Ali talking about literally gigantic ...
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If it really is makruh to name a child after an angel, then why do so many Muslims have the names Maalik and Raqib?

Some scholars regard using the names of angels (peace be upon them) as makrooh. (Source: https://islamqa.info/en/1692) Is there any hadith or verse of Quran that supports this? I don't want to jump ...