Wadd, Suwa`, Yaghuth, Ya`uq and Nasr.

The Idols of the People of Nuh (Alaihissalam) and whathappened to Him ﴿وَمَكَرُواْ مَكْراً كُبَّاراً - وَقَالُواْلاَ تَذَرُنَّ ءَالِهَتَكُمْ وَلاَ تَذَرُنَّ وَدّاً وَلاَ سُوَاعاً وَلاَ يَغُوثَوَيَعُوقَ وَنَسْراً ﴾ And they have plotted a mighty plot. Andthey have said: `You shall not leave your gods, nor shall you leave Wadd, norSuwa`, nor Yaghuth, and Ya`uq and Nasr.'[Surah Nuh(71): 22~23] http://www.tafsir.com/default.asp?sid=71&tid=55472 PropheticCommentary on the Qur'an (Tafseer of the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wasallam)) SahihBukhari :Book 6 :Volume 60 :Hadith 442 Narrated By: Ibn Abbas (RadhiAllahuAnhu) All the idols which were worshippedby the people of Noah were worshipped by the Arabs later on. As for the idol Wadd,it was worshipped by the tribe of Kalb at Daumat-al-Jandal; Suwa' was the idolof (the tribe of) Murad and then by Ban, Ghutaif at Al-Jurf near Saba; Yauq wasthe idol of Hamdan, and Nasr was the idol of Himyr, the branch of Dhi-al-Kala.'The names (of the idols) formerly belonged to some pious men of the people ofNoah, and when they died Satan inspired their people to (prepare and placeidols at the places where they used to sit, and to call those idols by theirnames. The people did so, but the idols were not worshipped till those people(who initiated them) had died and the origin of the idols had become obscure,whereupon people began worshipping them. Book of Funerals(Al-Janaa'iz) Bukhari: Book 2 :Volume 23 :Hadith 425 Narrated by Aisha (RadhiAllahu Anha) When the Prophet became ill, some of his wives talked about a church whichthey had seen in Ethiopia and it was called Mariya. Um Salma and Um Habiba hadbeen to Ethiopia, and both of them narrated its (the Church's) beauty and thepictures it contained. The Prophet raised his head and said, "Those arethe people who, whenever a pious man dies amongst them, make a place of worshipat his grave and then they make those pictures in it. Those are the worstcreatures in the Sight of Allah." May Allah Save us! Malhar Zawahir

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