Story of Harut and Marut


Harut and Marut had been angels despatched to Babylon to show magic to people and check their religion in ALLAH SWT, nonetheless, they’d not educate magic to anybody till that they had knowledgeable them of the character of their work and warned them about it. Most of the folks continued practising and incomes sorcery, thus falling for the bait of temptation.

The two angels, Harut and Marut are talked about within the Quran in surah baqarah.

Allah Swt states within the Quran: “They followed what the Shayatin gave out (falsely of the magic) in the lifetime of Sulaiman. Sulaiman did not disbelieve, but the Shayatin disbelieved, teaching men magic and such things that came down at Babylon to the two angels, Harut and Marut, but neither of these two (angels) taught anyone (such things) till they had said, “We are only for trial, so disbelieve not (by learning this magic from us).” And from these (angels) folks study that by which they trigger separation between man and his spouse, however they might not thus hurt anybody besides by Allah’s Leave.” (Quran 2: 102-103)

According to the tafsirs of Ali ibn, Ibrahim and Ayyashi narrated from Imam Muhammad al-Baqir that angels had been startled by the disobedience of humankind on earth. On seeing their misdeeds, the angles turned astonished by the sins dedicated by people like disobeying ALLAH SWT and making false allegations in opposition to HIM. So, a bunch of angels stated to ALLAH SWT: O Lord! Even although You have prohibited them to disobey you, they’re committing sins day and evening. Lord! You tolerate them despite the fact that all of them are in Your management and reside a lifetime of ease as a result of Your bounties. So ALLAH SWT willed to point out to the angels what’s His good Power and the way He points His commandments on the earth of His creation, and to make the angels conscious of His blessings as they’ve been created sinless and He has made them distinct amongst His creations and has made them ever obedient and has not given them the facility of sinning.

To their response, ALLAH SWT requested them to pick out two angles from amongst them who can be despatched all the way down to the earth with the character of human beings and with all of the needs of people inherited in them.

The angles selected the 2 Angels Harut and Marut. ALLAH SWT despatched them to Babylon within the type of two swish males inheriting in all of them the attributes of human beings and ALLAH SWT warned them to keep away from the sins like consuming alcohol, idolatry, fornication, and,killing.

When Harut and Marut got here all the way down to earth, they got here throughout a really lovely lady. They had been mesmerized by seeing the fantastic thing about this lady. The lady realized that Harut and Marut weren’t bizarre males so she invited them to her place and provided scrumptious meals adopted by her swish dance. The angles received tempted and fell into the entice of shaitan and requested her to sleep with them. The lady refused their provide saying that her faith doesn’t permit her to sleep with somebody with a unique faith.

Temptations overpowered HArut and Marut they usually agreed to commit shirk and consumed wine on her demand. They had been able to commit fornication when abruptly a beggar arrived on the place.

Harut and Marut requested him: Who are you and why have you ever come right here? He stated, “Your condition makes me doubt your intention. You are fearful and frightened and yet you have brought this woman to seclusion. Surely you are evil fellows.” Saying this he went away.

Then the girl advised the angles, “I swear by my god that this man is aware of you and is now conscious of your intentions and can absolutely shame us. So I cannot come close to to you till you kill him in order that. By this time the 2 angels Harut and Maruthad already dedicated the most important sins and had been utterly captivated by the fantastic thing about this lady and had been able to do something she stated. So they ran after that man and killed him. In the type of people, they might not management their temptations and dedicated all of the sins that had been forbidden by ALLAH SWT.

According to some narrations, it’s stated that the Angels Harut and Marut had been hung the other way up within the air and can stay like that till the Day of the Resurrection Day. as a punishment by ALLAH SWT, and the ladies who got here to know concerning the secret of the 2 Angels disappeared from the floor of the Earth. It is claimed that ALLAH SWT remodeled her right into a planet named Venus.

There are varied narrations and tales obtainable declared by totally different students associated to Harut and Marut nonetheless there is no such thing as a genuine hadith that may be traced all the way down to Prophet Muhammad SAW. The particulars talked about within the Holy Quran about Harut and Marut don’t relate to this story as nicely. And ALLAH is aware of greatest.

Also learn: Story Of Prophet Musa (a.s.) and al-Khidr (a.s.)


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