Jahannam (Part 16)

Pictures of Their Punishments (Continued) 8⃣ The Fire Will Leap Up Over Their Hearts Allah (Subhaanahu Wa Ta’ala) says: “ By no means! He will be sure to be thrown into that which Breaks to Pieces. And what will explain to you what that which Breaks to Pieces is? [It is] the Fire of the [wrath of] Allah, kindled [to a blaze], that which mourns [right] to the hearts” . (104:4-6) Muhammad ibn Ka’b al-Qurtubee said, “The Fire eats into him until it reaches his heart, then his body will be created anew. It was reported that when Thaabit al-Bananee read this aayah, he said, “The Fire will burn them until it

Jahannam (Part 15)

Pictures of Their Punishments (Continued) 4⃣ Scorching (the face). The Fire will burn and cover their faces forever, with no barrier between them and it: “If only the unbelievers knew [the time] when they will not be able to ward off the Fire from their faces, nor yet from their backs, and [when] no help can reach them !” (21:39) “The Fire will burn their faces and they will therein grin, with their lips displaced ” (23:104) ” Their garments of liquid pitch, and their faces covered with fire”. (14:50) 5⃣ Dragging Another of the painful torments that the Kuffaar will suffer is being dragged on their faces into Hell: “ Truly

Jahannam (Part 14)

Pictures of Their Punishments 1️⃣The Punishment of the People of Hell Will Vary in Degree As Hell has various levels, in some of which the torment and horror is greater than in others, so the people of Hell will be given different levels of punishment. According to a hadith narrated by Muslim and Ahmad from Samurah, the Prophet (Salallaahu Alaihi Wasalaam) said, concerning the people of Hell:” There are some whom the Fire will take up to their ankles, others up to their knees, others up to their waists, and others up to their collarbones”. According to another report, “up to their necks” (Muslim in Kitaab al-Jannah wa Sifaat Na’imihaa, Baab

Jahannam (Part 13)

The drink and dress of the people of Hell These aayaat mention four kinds of drink that the people of Hell have to endure: 1️⃣ al-Hameem: an extremely hot water. As Allah says: ” In its midst and in the midst of the boiling hot water will they wander round! ” (55:44) This was explained as being ultra-hot water. And Allah (Subhaanahu Wa Ta’ala) says: ” They will be given to drink from a boiling hot spring. ” (88:5) 2️⃣ al-Ghassaaq: as discussed earlier 3️⃣ al-Sadeed (pus): what flows from the flesh and skin of the Kaafir. Muslim reports from Jaabir that the Prophet (Salallaahu Alaihi Wasalaam) said, ” Anyone who drinks intoxicants will be made to

Jahannam (Part 12)

The Huge Size of the People of Hell When the People of Hell enter the Fire they will be huge in size, in a form that none can comprehend, except the One Who Created them. According to a hadith narrated by Abu Hurayrah, the Messenger of Allah (Salallaahu Alaihi Wasalaam) said: “ The distance between the shoulders of the Kaafir in Hell will be like three day’s travelling for a fast rider” (Muslim, 4/290) Abu Hurayrah reported that the Messenger of Allah (Salallaahu Alaihi Wasalaam) said: ” The molar of the kaafir or the eye-tooth of the kaafir, will be like Uhud, and the thickness of his skin will be like a journey