The status of saints and their miracles in light of the Holy Quran and the Hadith
Author: Mufti Hafidh Syed Ziauddin Naqshbandi Qadri,
Professor, Islamic Law, Jamia Nizamia.
  Home page     View All Books>
 
Category List

>> Introduction
>> Glad tidings for the pious in the Holy Quran and the Hadith
>> Mention of the pious in this world – A sign of divine acceptance
>> The fame of the saints in the earthly and spiritual worlds
>> The glad tidings given by angels at the time of death
>> Studying the lives of the saints – A means of prosperity
>> The incidents of the saints – A means of strengthening the faith
>> The mention of the saints – A panacea for diseases
>> The blessings of the saints in this world
>> The honoring of the saints on the Day of Judgment
>> There will be pulpits of Noor for the saints
>> Entry into paradise without any reckoning
>> Miracles of saints in light of the Holy Quran and the Hadith
>> Difference between "Mujiza" and "Karamat"
>> Why do we need the miracles of the Saints
>> Proof from the Holy Quran
>> Second proof
>> Third proof
>> Fourth proof
>> Proof from the Hadith
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Abu Bakr Siddiq (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Umar Farooq (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Uthman (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat ‘Ali (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Imam Hasan (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Imam Zain Ul A’abideen
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Ghouse Azam (May Allah be well pleased with him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Khwaja Ghareebnawaz (May Allah shower His mercy on him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Khwaja Bahauddin Naqshband (May Allah shower His mercy on him)
>> Miracle of Hadhrat Shihabuddin Suharwardi (May Allah shower His mercy on him)

 
 
Third proof

 Third proof

Allah Most High says in Surah Kahf:

And you see that the sun, when it rises, moves to the right from their cave and inclines obliquely from them to the left when it sets while they are (lying) in the open chamber of the cave. This (change of the sun’s course) is one of the (great) Signs of Allah’s (Might). He whom Allah guides is the one who is rightly guided, but one whom He holds strayed you will not find for him any Wali (friend to help) and Murshid (guide to show the path).  Surah Kahf (18:17)

This is a reality that the sun moves in its own orbit.  It neither delays nor makes haste anywhere in its path.  It does not swerve a hairbreadth’s worth of distance from its path.  This is the system of nature.  In spite of all this, Allah Most High granted the People of the Cave such excellence that for the whole time they spent in the cave, the sun swerved from its path.  When it would rise on the earth, it would move to its right and while setting, it would move to the left, so that the rays of the sun don’t fall on them.

This is a sign of the power of Allah Most High and a miracle of the People of the Cave.

Imam Razi writes in the Tafseer of this verse:

Translation:  The rising and setting of the sun in this way is against what usually happens and is a great miracle, which Allah Most High has granted to the People of the cave.  (Tafseer Kabeer, Surah Kahf, 17)

 
 
Share |
Download
Download Book in pdf
 
Book Counter
This Book Viewed:
3846 times
 
Search
 

 

     

Copyright 2008 - Ziaislamic.com All Rights Reserved