[Q-ID0417] What does 786 mean? Where is it from?

QUESTION:

What do the scholars and muftis of the noble Shari’ah say regarding the following matter; 786 is written in some places. What does this mean?   

Questioner: Abu Bilal from UK

ANSWER:

بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم
الجواب بعون الملک الوھاب اللھم ھدایۃ الحق والصواب

According to the science of Abjad (numerology), 786 is the numerical value of the basmala (بسم اللہ). Following are the values of different letters according to Abjad.

basmala

There are 19 letters in بسمِ اللہ الرحمن الرحیم and their numerical values are as follows:

ب=2 س =60 م =40  ا =1 ل =30 ل =30 ہ =5 ا=1 ل =30 ر =200 ح=8 م=40 ن=50 ا=1 ل=30 ر=200 ح=8ی =10 م=40

 

The total of all these values is 786.

Answered by Mufti Qasim Zia al-Qadri 
Translated by the SeekersPath team

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