Asmaul husna is the names of Allah or the natures of Allah SWT. Believing and practicing this asmaul husna is also fundamental to the pillars of faith and pillars of Islam. These natures or names can not be equated with the human names or traits.
Allah SWT certainly different from his creature (Qiyamuhu Binafsihi). Allah SWT is All-Wise, while human beings full of limitations and weaknesses. There is nothing eternal in human while there is so much eternity owned by Allah SWT.
The benefits of Asmaul Husna certainly in daily life will be a lot, moreover to those who really want to understand it. The nature of Allah and Asmaul Husna is one of a lot of things in Islam we need to acknowledged, as it relates to the Creator itself. Read also : how to gain happiness in Islam
Asmaul Husna in Islam
“Say, He is Allah, (who is) One. Allah, the Eternal Refuge. He neither begets nor is born. Nor is there to Him any equivalent.” (Al-Ikhlas : 1-4)
In the above verse it is shown that Allah SWT is one or sole. In this case it means that there is no other than Allah SWT who can defend or rule his power that exist through the entire universe. A one and sole Allah SWT is impossible to begets nor born as a natural law for human beings who can breed and also produce new generation.
Allah is one and there is no camparison. If Allah is many then he is not the powerfull God, but only human beings who consider him to be unique or special to be worshiped.
“Say, “Call upon Allah or call upon the Most Merciful. Whichever (name) you call – to Him belong the best names.” And do not recite (too) loudly in your prayer or (too) quitely but seek between that an (intermediate) way.” (Al-Isra – 110)
In Al-Qur’an, one of them mentioned in the above hadiths that there are natures and names of Allah. In the above verse is mentioned the nature of Allah is Ar-Rahman. The other natures in Al-Qur’an are numerous and scattered in various surah that written in Al-Qur’an. Besides Allah SWT in the above verse ordered human beings to always remember and read it even in our prayer. Read also : Benefits of completing reciting Al-Qur’an in Islam
Asmaul Husna and The Secret Power of Asmaul Husna
Asmaul Husna or the names of Allah are not only exist in Al-Qur’an information, but more informations is in the endless universe. Therefore, the asmaul husna of Allah SWT is so vast and can only be captured by the people who use their sense correctly. Here are the related verses about the asma of Allah SWT :
1. Astonishment of the Nature and Greatness of Allah SWT
“Allah has sent down the best statement (a consitent) Book wherein is reiteration (the verses). The skins shiver therefrom of those who fear their Lord, then their skins and their hearts relax at the remembrance of Allah. That is the guidance of Allah by which He guides whom He wills. And one whom Allah leaves astray, for him there is no guide. (Az-Zumar : 23)
Peoples who always remember and read asmaul husna deeply will certainly feel the astonishment of the nature and greatness of Allah. The natures of Allah not only to be read and memorized but more than that must became an afterthought that can be found in the universe reality. This universe is a form of the power of Allah which to this day human beings has not yet been able to find its end.
For those who use their senses, the miracle of Asma Allah will be seen in the realm of clearness. For example, the nature of Allah the Creator. We can see it in the Creation of the human body’s function. As Allah SWT created an automatic and highly organized and even complex body system. One of them is damaged the it will affect the others. While no human beings can defeat the creation of Allah as He has created for human beings. Read also : Islamic ways to find peace for Body & Soul
2. Bring Up Submission and Obedience
By understanding and reading the Asmaul Husna, the miracles we get will make us abide and obedient only to Allah. Obedience and abide to Allah become one of the aspects that make human beings willing to carry out all their functions and duties on earth as the purposes of human creation, the purpose of life according to Islam, the nature of human creation.
As well as human concept in islam, humanity according to Islam, the process of human creation that genuinely performing the function of managing the earth with the best. Read also : Amazing benefits of Tawakkul to Allah SWT
Without understanding and reading of Asmaul Husna, then the miracles that existed will never be felt by humans as those who consistenly read Asmaul Husna. With the deep feelings and the mature appreciation of Asmaul Husna would ccertainly make a helpless human can not run anywhere except from submission and obedience to Allah SWT. [AdSense-C]
3. Able to Live and Bring Change for Life
Able to live and bring changes for life will certainly be obtained by people who love to read Asmaul Husna. Hidayah (guidance) of Allah SWT to mankind will certainly be obtained by those who also try to truly getting close to Allah.
It can be seen that there are many people converted to Islam and then believe in Allah after understanding Asmaul Husna by living what came inside of Al-Qur’an or in the universe. Miracles and guidance can be present for them and bring signigicant life changes. Indeed, all is miracles for those who want to understand Asmaul Husna deeply and istiqomah (steadfastness and consistency in Islam).
Benefits of faith to Allah SWT, and how to keep Istiqomah in the way of Allah, which one of them is to make human beings can be more calm and also believe the other asma of Allah SWT. In addition, also avoid humans from Shirk (the sin of practicing idolatry or polytheism i.e. the defication or worship anyone or anything beside Allah) in Islam. Read also Wise ways how to get blessing from Allah in Islam