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A is for Allah

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Released July, 2000

A is for Allah

A is for Allah, nothing but Allah
Ba is the beginning of Bismillah
Ta is for Taqwa, bewaring of Allah; and
Tha is for Thawab, a reward
Ja is for Janna, the Garden of Paradise
Hha is for Hajj, the blessed pilgrimage
Kha is for Khaatem, the seal of the
prophethood given to the Prophet,
Muhammad (SAW)
Da is for Deen, Al-Islam, religion with Allah
since time began
Dha is for dhikr, remembering Allah; and
Ra is for the month of Ramadhan, oh
Ramadan
Za is for Zakat to pure our greed, when we
give our money to those in need
Sa is for Salamu ‘alaikum, peace be with
you, wa’alaikumus-salam
Sha is for shams, the shining sun, which
Allah placed for everyone; and
Sa is for salat, for when we pray facing him,
everyday, facing him, till we meet our lord;

Allah there’s only one God and Muhammad is
his Messenger. Allah, La ilaha illa’allah;

Da is for duha, the morning light, the sun
has turned from red to white
Ta is for tareeq, the path to walk upon; and
Dza is for dzill, a shadow; and
‘Aa is for ilm, the thing to know, to make
our knowledge grow, in Islam
Gha is for ghaib, a world unseen and that
we know is not a dream
Fa is for, the Opening, Al-Fatiha; and
Qa for the Qur’an, the book of God; and
Ka is for kalima, a word we’re taught to teach
us what is good and what is not; and
La is for the beginning of la ilaha-illa-Allah
Ma is for the Messenger; Muhammadur-
Rasulullah

La ilaha illa’allah, Muhammadur-Rasulullah
Allah, there’s only one God and Muhammad is
his Messenger. Allah, la ilaha illa’allah;

Na is for nawm, the sleep God gave to give us
rest after the day;
Ha is for the Hijra, the journey that, the
Prophet made; and
Wa for wudu before we pray to help us wash
our sins away;
Ya is for Yawmid-Deen

Allah there’s only one God and Muhammad is
His Messenger
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah
Allah there’s only one God and Jesus is His
Messenger
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah
Allah there’s only one God and Moses is His
Messenger
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah
Allah there’s only one God and Abraham is His
Messenger
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah
Allah there’s only one God and Noah is His
Messenger
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah
Allah, there’s only one God, and He created
Adam, and
We are the children of Adam,
Allah, la ilaha-illa-Allah