Al Halim – The Clement

He who is the most clement. He who is never in a hurry to punish His mercy overcomes His anger and He is ever eagerly inclined to forgive on penitence.
“The seven heavens and the earth, and all
beings therein, declare His glory: there is not a thing but celebrates His praise; and yet ye understand not how they declare His glory! verily HE IS OFT-FORBEAR- ING, Most Forgiving!”
(17:44) The Holy Quran
From the root
h-l-m which has
the following
classical Arabic
to be forbearing,
mild, lenient,
to be
Allah is kind, gracious and serene in all situations.
He is calm and deliberate, never hasty, even with the rebellious and wrongdoers.
His manner is lenient and mild.
He gives us the opportunity and situations to learn to be kind, gracious and patient.

Al Halim is the One who witnesses the disobedience of
disobedient, the One who sees the violation of the command
But anger does not rouse Him and rage does not seize Him”. Ghazali

Quran tells us:The Holy Quran (3:155)