According to Dr Sharib:
'As-Salaam is the One, Who has no imperfection.
To emulate the name you should not commit excess or tyranny over other
Its appropriate recitation implies safety from troubles and illness and can lead
to recovery from illness.
see 'The 99 Most Beautiful Names of Allah' by Dr Zahurul Hassan Sharib
Some other references:
Referring to the Jannaatin-Na-iim (the Gardens of Bliss)
the holy Qur'an says:-
The implication is that the thoughts and the words and the actions of the
people in paradise cannot go outside of or be in contradiction to the subliminal
manifestation of the word 'Salaam', which is constantly repeated from within the
hearts of the people of paradise.
"Every servant whose heart is free from deceit, hatred, envy, and evil intent;
and whose limbs are unblemished by sins and forbidden actions, and whose
attributes are not affected by inversion* and reversal will be one who comes to
God the most high with a flawless heart."
* (referring to the need for the heart, bodily soul and intellect to be in proper relationship -
the lower self held in subjugation.)
(Al-Ghazali - The Ninety-nine Beautiful Names of God. Trans. Burrel/Daher: ITS: 1992.)
Shaykh Tosun Bayrak says: "Those who find the peace and security of
As-Salaam in their hearts, believe in and depend on Allah in all their affairs
and know that by the grace of that name they will be saved from all dangers
The Most Beautiful Names : Sheikh Tosun Bayrak al-Jerrahi al-Halveti : Threshold. 1985.
"Giver of Peace! When comes that day,
Set us within Thy sight we pray."
Pearls of Faith: Sir Edwin Arnold:Ashraf: 1961
|Bismillah ir Rehman ir Rahim
|The Source of Peace, The Sound One,
The Flawless, The Saviour, The Peacemaker,
The Free from All Loss and Harm, The Safe One.
Allah is He than Whom
There is no other god:-
The Sovereign, the Holy One,
The Source of Peace (and Perfection),
The Guardian of Faith,
The Preserver of Safety,
The Exalted in Might,
The Irresistible, the Justly Proud,
Glory to Allah,
High is He
Above the partners
They attribute to Him.
Huwallaa-hullazii Laaa -
ilaaha 'illaa huu; -
'Al-Malikul - Quudduusus -
Salaamul - Mu'minul -
Muhay - minul - 'Aziizul -
Jabbaarul - Mutakabbir:
Qur'an 59:23 (Y. Ali trans.)
"Enter ye therein in
Peace and Security"
"Laa yasm-'uuna fiihaa
ta'-siimaa, - 'Illaa qiilan -
No frivolity will they hear therein, nor
Only the saying, "Peace, Peace."