The Belief in Allah's angels
All the praises and thanks be to Allah, the (only)
Originator [or the (only) Creator] of the heavens and
the earth, Who made the angels messengers with
wings, - two or three or four. He increases in creation
what He wills. Verily, Allah is Able to do all things.
Syeda Laiba Faraz
Munkar and Nakir
Angels were created from light, Jinn were created
from smokeless fire, and Adam was created from
that which has been described to you
Angels are a special creation of Allah creation from
nur or the divine light
Allah created them to worship and to obey him
They act only by Allah's command
Jibreel the angel of revolution.
He is also called Ruh al Amin or the faithful spirit and
Ruh al Qudus or the Holy Spirit .
He brought down the Quran to prophet Mohammad
The one entrusted with the sustenance of creatures, and is
also one of the most prominent angels.
He is responsible for the pouring of rain, the blowing of the
wind, natural events such as the ordering of seasons and
the management of supplications of the created beings. He
is only mentioned in one place of the Qur’an.
The angel that will blow the trumpet.
Israfil will blow two times, in the first one, the Doomsday
will occur and in the second blowing, the resurrection will
His duty is to grasp the souls of people whose death times
have come. He is called as “Malak-ul Mawt”, that is, the
angel of death.
He does not delay nor expedite the hour of claiming the
Guardian of Jahannum (Hell-fire), an unwelcome
sight, for the unfortunate and wretched dwellers of
the eternal fire.
The angel supervising hell.
Guardian of Paradise, who welcomes the Prophets
(alayhum salam) and the righteous who have been blessed
by Allah (Subhanahu wa Ta’ala).
The angel responsible for paradise.
They are the two angels in charge of questioning people
in their graves about their faith.
To question the dead on issues relating to his/her God,
prophet Salla Allahu ‘alayhi wa Sallam, religion, belief,
The angel on a person's right shoulder writes down the
person's good deeds, while the angel on the left shoulder
records the person's bad deeds. "Recorders of [a person’s]
good and evil deeds, they are termed the Kiraman Katibeen,
the Noble Writers; good deeds are written down by the angel
on his right, bad by the angel on his left."