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Who did Allah love before he created everything?

the answer is that the attribute of God is that God loves. His name is "Al wudood" which means the one who loves so God is the possessor of this attribute if the creation is not there, that does not ...
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We made every living thing from water. Are Jinns "living" things?

No,we already know that angels are made up of light and jinns are made up of fire. The word 'everything' is according to the context of that verse. In that verse Arabic word for 'everything' used is '...
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Does Qur'an 7:189 imply women were created to benefit men?

If you are asking whether women are created with the sole purpose of being serene for men, and whether its important for them to marry and do that to achieve salvation. The answer is no. Quran 51:...
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Why did Allah create other planets?

In many different verses of the Quran, we are urged to look at the world around us and to think about its creation. Basically, the existence of other planets allow us to understand certain names of ...
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Why does Allah force us to obey him?

What is force? There are two types of force. One is when something will do what is forced without any choice to do differently. This is like Allah forcing the rain to rain. The other is when you ...
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Why did Allah create other planets?

Since not a clear explanation is given in Qur'an explaining things specifically as to why did Allah create other planets, but the reason is given as why did he create things on earth other than humans,...
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Why Allah has not destroyed iblees/shaitan till now?

First part of your question: Why hasn't god distroyed the devil? http://quran.com/7/14 [Satan] said, "Reprieve me until the Day they are resurrected." http://quran.com/7/15 [ Allah ] said, &...
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We made every living thing from water. Are Jinns "living" things?

I can't help but point out that water is literally produced from fire: Flames consist primarily of carbon dioxide, water vapor, oxygen and nitrogen. (Wikipedia) E.g. for methane combustion, we ...
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Is evolution compatible with Islam?

I think it is (evolution in general) because of this verse: Noble Quran 71:14 'Seeing that it is He that has created you in diverse stages?
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Why Allah created Germs?

Allah created everything for a purpose, but excess or incorrect placement of anything can be dangerous. E.g. water is amazing and life for us. However, if it enters your lungs, it does the opposite. ...
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scientific error in quran ? 67:5 (please anyone explain)

I think this is just a matter of you throwing yourself into confusion with non-sequitirs (ie, fallacious connections). The false connection is in this statement you made: "So when we compare the ...
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Is it haram to make humanoid robots?

Use of robots that do not resemble creatures is permissible. What is not permitted is the resemblance to Allah's creation as quoted in Abi Zur'a's hadith (also in Sahih al-Bukhari 7559) in your ...
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Why are there birth defects when Allah says human creation is perfect?

Mr. Zeeshan answered part of it. The perfection Allah mentions is that of our nefs and spiritual side; see Quran suras 91 and 95. We are granted perfect nefs as individuals, that is in perfect ...
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Explain surah hajj verse 5

The way I see it, in this verse Allah is addressing those who are in doubt about the resurrection by providing them with a simple example which is the creation of human beings. There are a two ...
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Before the creation of human species Allah created the Jurassic age isn't this fact and real?

The only thing Islam mentions is that there were other creations on planet earth before human beings; Creatures that are "smart" non-animals like Jinns for example. Logically speaking, there must have ...
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Why did Allah create other planets?

Maybe there is a reason to why Allah created other planets for us but scientists haven't discovered it yet. Remember how people believed that the Earth is flat? Maybe we are going to know why he made ...
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Was Prophet's light created by Allah's Light much before anything else was created?

That's a good question Askander. But there are a number of points that should be reminded first: The belief in primordial luminous (noori) existence of the Prophet is not a Shiite specific belief; ...
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Who did Allah love before he created everything?

According to Islam, God cannot be restricted by time or space...so by asking who God loved "before" he created the world doesn't seem to make any Islamic sense. It's like saying God can be restricted ...
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Why Allah created Germs?

Well, this is a tricky question for one principal reason: Germ Theory came into existence only in recent times and no writings, religious or otherwise, ever talked about germs before that. (In fact, ...
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Does Qur'an 7:189 imply women were created to benefit men?

No. Both the male and the female were created for the purpose of worshiping Allah (swt): (Every Quran verse will be in the M.M Pickthall translation) Quran 51:56: I created the jinn and humankind ...
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scientific error in quran ? 67:5 (please anyone explain)

There is proportionality throughout the universe. and we even came to know that gravitational waves exist. so if our star (sun) were to disappear one day it would disrupt the design and we wont ...
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scientific error in quran ? 67:5 (please anyone explain)

You are equating Scientific and Quranic terminology which is wrong. At the time and place of the revelation of the Quran: the planets, the plasma balls they revolve around, comets, moons, meteorites ...
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What is the purpose of God?

The purpose of God is to be.... well, God. To do whatever He wants. No one talks about it because "purpose" applies to what is created with a reason in mind (eg, humans created by God to worship, ...
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If Allah loves more than 70 times to his creation, Why he created this Test in the first place?

"Imagine your mother finds out that you are going to hell and she has the capacity to undo all of your actions she would do it by all means." Yes, because your mother is biased for you. A ...
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What was Allah doing before the creation

Someone very beautifully answered this question here. To summarize, Allah is above all constraints like space, time, energy and matter. These cannot be applied to Allah like it does to His creation. ...
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What is the purpose of creating this universe?

What the Quran states about Purpose: In Quran, surah Saad, verse 27 reads: وَمَا خَلَقْنَا السَّمَاءَ وَالْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا بَاطِلًا ۚ ذَ‌ٰلِكَ ظَنُّ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا ۚ فَوَيْلٌ ...
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Did God create the earth for the sake of the Prophet and his family only?

According to Muslim gnostic commentators, sufis or mystics, the first thing that Allah created was the light of the Holy Prophet. This idea is backed by various Islamic traditions a most notable one ...
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Why are there birth defects when Allah says human creation is perfect?

What ever Allah does, there is something better for him in that. More than that, we people are more to be pointed at for this situation rather than Allah. We know Allah stops us from any sort of ...
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Why Allah choose to create some human physically different?

Here's another point of view. When a person is disadvantaged, it makes things more difficult for them. So when they accomplish something, it is from a lower starting point. Therefore those ...
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