THE ETERNAL ABODE OF THOSE WHO SEEK ONLY
THE APPROVAL OF ALLAH: PARADISE

They will have there everything they want and with Us there is still more. (Surah Qaf: 35)

There will be everything from which a man derives pleasure and there will be still more. (Surah Qaf: 35; Surat az-Zukhruf: 71; Surat al-Anbiya': 102)

There is a great kingdom there. (Surat al-Insan: 20)

There are blessings all around. (Surat as-Saffat: 43; Surat al-Insan: 20)

Having died once, they (the righteous) shall die no more. (Surat ad-Dukhan: 56)

They (the righteous) shall abide therein forever. (Surat al-Baqara: 25)

No weariness or fatigue is experienced there. (Surah Fatir: 35)

There is unlimited happiness there. (Surah Ya Sin: 55)

There is total comfort there. (Surat al-Waqi'a: 89)

It is incredibly vast. (Surat al-Hadid: 21)

There is a very pleasant life there. (Surat al-Haqqa: 21)

There is no sorrow or fear. (Surat al-Baqara: 62; Surah Al 'Imran: 170; Surah Fatir: 34; Surat al-A'raf: 35)

The people of the gardens are shown honour there. (Surat as-Saffat: 42)

There are pure, virgin, dark-eyed maidens who have been created perfectly anew, with eyes for their spouses alone. (Surat al-Baqara: 25; Surat as-Saffat: 48-49; Surat ad-Dukhan: 54; Surat al-Waqi'a: 22-23; 36-37; Surat ar-Rahman: 56, 58, 70, 72; Surat an-Naba': 33; Surat al-Waqi'a: 35-37)



There are high-ceilinged halls and fine dwellings there. (Surat al-Furqan: 10, 75; Surat al-'Ankabut: 58; Surat as-Saff: 12)

There is no cold or heat that would disturb one. There is cool and everlasting shade. (Surat al-Insan: 13; Surat ar-Ra'd: 35; Surat al-Mursalat: 41; Surat an-Nisa': 57)

The gardens are watered by rivers. (Surat al-Baqara: 25)

There are rivers of water and rivers of milk there. (Surah Muhammad: 15)

There are elevated and sumptuous woven couches. (Surat al-Waqi'a: 15, 34, Surat al-Ghashiya: 13; Surat as-Saffat: 44)

There are cushions ranged in order, and exquisite rugs spread out. (Surat al-Ghashiya: 15-16; Surat ar-Rahman: 76)

There is abundant provision. (Surah Sad: 54; Surat al-Mu'min: 40)

The blessings there are unending. (Surat al-Insan: 13, Surat al-Waqi'a: 33)

There are sweet fruits hanging close to hand. (Surat al-Waqi'a: 28, 29, 32; Surat an-Naba': 32; Surat al-Haqqa: 23; Surat ar-Rahman: 68; Surat al-Insan: 14)

There are pure water springs. (Surat al-Mutaffifin: 28; Surat al-Ghashiya: 12; Surat ar-Rahman: 50; Surat al-Insan: 6, 18)

There are various beauties and blessings. (Surat ar-Rahman: 48)

There are couches lined with rich brocade. (Surat ar-Rahman: 54)

There are pure youths serving the people of the gardens. (Surat at-Tur: 24)

There are ageless youths like scattered pearls. (Surat al-Insan: 19)

There is a spring as white as the driven snow that does not intoxicate those who drink from it. (Surat al-Mutaffifin: 25, 26; Surat al-Insan: 5; Surat as-Saffat: 46-47; Surat al-Waqi'a: 19; Surat at-Tur: 23)

There are garments of fine silk and rich brocade, ornamented with gold, silver and pearls. (Surat al-Insan: 21, Surat al-Hajj: 23)

Food and drink are served on platters and in cups of gold and silver. (Surat az-Zukhruf: 71; Surat al-Insan: 15-16)

The taste of food there is similar to that found in the world. (Surat al-Baqara: 25)