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The true meanings of "la ilaha illa-la" taught by MUHAMMAD(PUBH).

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Submitted by Osman Muhammad Sabri (Pakistan), Sep 23, 2005 at 16:20

Let me first clearfy what ALLAH is as it is told in Quran. ALLAH says: I am the (NOOR) Light of earth & Sky. Now what is light? according to the science light is a form of energy. Energy means power and we all know the basic rule of physics that energy cannot be created nor be destroyed.


So the meaning of ALLAH ( I am the (NOOR) Light of earth & Sky.) is : "I am the power of earth and sky, which means he is the only power."


Coming to the point "la ilaha illa-la" it means "THERE IS NO POWER except ALLAH" in simple words only ALLAH got all the power, he do what ever he wants to do.

translating "la ilaha illa-la" to "There is no GOD but ALLAH" is wrong. Because GOD,ALLAH,BHAGWAN(Hindu's name of GOD) is same.
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