The Dreadful Islamic Hell
Most recently, the honorable readers have enjoyed reading most glittering, most glamorous, most luxurious and most amazingly lustful Islamic heaven which I had posted (for both Muslims and non-Muslim folks) at the various internet forums. My article on Islamic heaven was prepared very meticulously with all the available heavenly goodies (glad tidings) to be enjoyed by those pious mumeen musalmans in their afterlife. Here comes the ‘Islamic Hell’ with all the appropriate cautions from our most Merciful, most Compassionate, most Beneficent and most Powerful Pagan Allah (SWT). Please read them with extreme cautions and try to understand them very carefully, least you do not want to loose the most glittering Islamic heaven (Merciful Allah has prepared for you) and fall into the trap of ‘Islamic hell’ only to suffer unlimited pain and agony in your entire afterlife.
Holy Quran is replete with verses having profoundly dreadful hellish-prescriptions formulated by the Merciful Allah to punish all the non-Muslims infidels including Jews and Christians. In this essay, I have presented some selected Quranic verses from the translation of Maolana Abdullah Yusuf Ali. Readers will find many identical hellish prescriptions of torture but they are in different chapters and verses altogether, hence should not be confused as the repetition of the same verse again and again. Below are some Quranic gems for hell punishment of kaffirs:
(Quran-43: 74-77)– The sinners will be in the Punishment of Hell, to dwell therein (for aye): Nowise will the (Punishment) be lightened for them, and in despair will they be there overwhelmed. Nowise shall We be unjust to them: but it is they who have been unjust themselves. They will cry: “O Malik! (chief gate-keeper of hell), would that thy Lord put an end to us!” He will say, “Nay, but ye shall abide!”
(Quran-55:41-44)– The sinners will be known by their marks; and they will be seized by their forelocks and their feet. This is the Hell which the Sinners deny! In its midst and in the midst of boiling hot water will they wander round! Then which of the favours of your Lord will ye deny?
(Quran-44:40)– Verily the Day of sorting out is the time appointed for all of them. The Day when no protector can avail his client in aught, and no help can they receive, except such as receive Allah’s Mercy; for He is Exalted in Might, Most Merciful. Verily the tree of Zaqqum will be the food of the Sinful, Like molten brass; it will boil in their insides. (A voice will cry: “Seize ye him and drag him into the midst of the Blazing Fire! “Then pour over his head the Penalty of Boiling Water, “Taste thou (this) Truly illustrious and honorable man! “Truly this is what ye used to doubt!”
(Quran-77: 28-37): Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth! (It will be said:) “Depart ye to that which ye used to reject as false! “Depart ye to a Shadow (of smoke ascending) in three columns, “(Which yields) no shade of coolness, and is of no use against the fierce Blaze. “Indeed it throws about sparks (huge) as Forts, “As if there were (a string of) yellow camels (marching swiftly).” Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth! That will be a Day when they shall not be able to speak. Nor will it be open to them to put forth pleas. Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
(Quran-56: 51-56): “Then will ye truly, O ye that go wrong, and treat (Truth) as Falsehood! “Ye will surely taste of the Tree of Zaqqum. “Then will ye fill your insides therewith, : “And drink Boiling Water on top of it: “Indeed ye shall drink like diseased camels raging with thirst!” Such will be their entertainment on the Day of Requital!
(Quran-69: 30-37): (The stern command will say): “Seize ye him, and bind ye him, “And burn ye him in the Blazing Fire. “Further, make him march in a chain, whereof the length is seventy cubits! “This was he that would not believe in Allah Most High. “And would not encourage the feeding of the indigent! “So no friend hath he here this Day. “Nor hath he any food except the pus from the washing of wounds, “Which none do eat but those in sin.”
(Quran-4: 55-56): Some of them believed, and some of them averted their faces from him. And enough is Hell for a burning fire. And of them were (some) who believed therein and of them were (some) who turned away from it. Hell is sufficient for (their) burning. Those who reject our Signs, We shall soon cast into the Fire: as often as their skins are roasted through, We shall change them for fresh skins, that they may taste the penalty; for Allah is Exalted in Power, Wise.
(Quran-76:3-4): We showed him the Way: whether he be grateful or ungrateful (rests on his will). For the Rejecters we have prepared chains, yokes, and a blazing Fire.
(Quran-73: 11-13): And leave Me (alone to deal with) those in possession of the good things of life (rich folks), who (yet) deny the Truth; and bear with them for a little while. With Us are Fetters (to bind them), and a blazing Fire (to burn them), And a Food that chokes, and a Penalty Grievous.
(Quran-13:5)- Behold, verily in these things there are signs for those who understand! If thou dost marvel (at their want of faith), strange is their saying: “When we are (actually) dust, shall we indeed then be in a creation renewed?” They are those who deny their Lord! They are those round whose necks will be yokes (of servitude): they will be Companions of the Fire, to dwell therein (for aye)!
(Quran-80: 39-42)– Laughing, rejoicing. And other faces that Day will be dust-stained, Blackness will cover them: Such will be the Rejecters of Allah, the wicked.
(Quran-98: 6)– Those who reject (Truth), among the People of the Book and among the Polytheists, will be in Hell-Fire, to dwell therein (for aye). They are the worst of creatures.
(Quran-22: 19-22)– These two antagonists dispute with each other about their Lord; But those who deny (their Lord), for them will be cut out a garment of Fire over their heads will be poured out boiling water. With it will be scalded what is within their bodies, as well as (their) skins. In addition there will be maces (whips) of iron (to punish) them. Every time they wish to get away therefrom, from anguish, they will be forced back therein, and (it will be said), “Taste ye the Penalty of Burning!”
(Quran-8:73)– The Unbelievers are protectors, one of another: Unless ye do this, (protect each other), there would be tumult and oppression on earth, and great mischief.
(Quran-52:1-16) :By the Mount (of Revelation); By a Decree inscribed In a Scroll unfolded; By the much-frequented Fane; By the Canopy Raised High; And by the Ocean filled with Swell; Verily, the Doom of thy Lord will indeed come to pass; There is none can avert it;- On the Day when the firmament will be in dreadful commotion. And the mountains will fly hither and thither. Then woe that Day to those that treat (Truth) as Falsehood;- That play (and paddle) in shallow trifles. That Day shall they be thrust down to the Fire of Hell, irresistibly. “This:, it will be said, “Is the Fire,- which ye were wont to deny! “Is this then a fake, or is it ye that do not see? “Burn ye therein: the same is it to you whether ye bear it with patience, or not: Ye but receive the recompense of your (own) deeds.”
(Quran-13:12-13): It is He Who doth show you the lightning, by way both of fear and of hope. It is He Who doth raise up the clouds, heavy with (fertilising) rain! Nay, thunder repeateth His praises, and so do the angels, with awe. He flingeth the loud-voiced thunder-bolts, and therewith He striketh whomsoever He will, yet these (are the men) who (dare to) dispute about Allah, with the strength of His power (supreme)!
(Quran-70: 14-17): And all, all that is on earth,- so it could deliver him, By no means! for it would be the Fire of Hell! Plucking out (his being) right to the skull! Inviting (all) such as turn their backs and turn away their faces (from thee).
(Quran-5:10)- Those who reject faith and deny our signs will be companions of Hell-fire.
(Quran-70: 38-40): Does every man of them long to enter the Garden of Bliss ? By no means! For We have created them out of the (base matter) they know! Now I do call to witness the Lord of all points in the East and the West that We can certainly.
(Quran-9: 84)– Nor do thou ever pray for any of them that dies, nor stand at his grave; for they rejected Allah and His Messenger, and died in a state of perverse rebellion. Let neither their wealth nor their (following in) sons dazzle thee: Allah’s plan is to punish them with these things in this world, and that their souls may perish in their (very) denial of Allah.