Q 1: When the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) was taken on the Night Journey to
then ascended to the seven heavens to the Sidrah (Lote Tree), as mentioned in Tafsir
`ala Al-Jalalayn, did he see Allah (Glorified and Exalted be He) during this Night Journey?
According to the belief of
Ahl-ul-Sunnah wal-Jama`ah (adherents to the Sunnah and the Muslim mainstream) which is based on texts of the Shari`ah, Muhammad (peace be upon him) did not see his Lord. When the Prophet (peace be upon him) was asked about this he replied:
I saw Light.
And in another narration:
Light, how could I see Him.
Muslim in his Sahih (authentic) book.
The Prophet (peace be upon him) also stated:
None of you shall see his Lord until he dies.