The Prophet and Gabriel traveled once more until they reached the absolute limit of the created intellect, named Sidrat al-muntaha: “The Lote-Tree of the Furthest Boundary.” There they saw nothing which the tongue could describe.
The Prophet (s) arrived at the Seventh Paradise whose roof touches the Heavenly Throne and whose name is Jannat al-Firdaws, after a travel of five hundred thousand light-years. He knocked at the door which was made of pure emerald, topaz, beryl, and gold.
More on Rajab...
- The Sixth Paradise: The Garden of Eden (Jannat `Adn)
- The Fifth Paradise: The Garden of Beauty and Felicity (Jannat al-Na`im)
Shaykh Gibril Haddad: 2017 March Australia Tour Peace and Blessings upon the Prophet, his Family, and his Companions © 2016 As-Sunnah Foundation of America
The Prophet (s) said, ‘Rajab is the month of God, Sha`ban is my month and Ramadan is the month of my Community.’ God gave us twelve months in the year, eleven of which are ours and one of which belongs to God. What rewards God will give his servants in His month, no one knows, not even the Prophet (s). The work of prophets and angels stops in the month of Rajab. They are not allowed to know what rewards God is going to give His community…