My answer is based on my opinion and logic thinking.
What I understand as 7 heavens is 7 dimensions. I think Allah mentioned all of them in the Quran:
the Universe we know, with its stars and planets.
the Paradise where Adam and Eve resided before they came down to earth.
the Grave, also known as Barzakh.
the final Paradise.
the dimension of the ...
My understanding as a lay-person, is that the Quran can be understood in different ways, when it comes to these scientific sounding verses.
1400 years ago, no one would have understood it the way we do today. They were not "wrong" as long as they were not misusing the Arabic words.
Similarly, we may understand it differently, since our ...
Praise be to Allah.
I believe that angels can be more faster than the speed of light, because,
Allah created the angels from light. The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “The angels were created from light, the jinn were created from smokeless fire, and Adam was created from that which has been described to you.” [Muslim, 2996]