Allaah is the Creator of everything and anything other than Him is created

All praise be to Allaah Alone, and peace and blessings be upon the Last Prophet, and upon his family and Companions.

A Muslim brother wrote a letter to me mentioning that one of his colleagues has some doubts; he acknowledges that Allaah (Glorified be He) is the Creator of the heavens, earth, `Arsh (Allaah’s Throne), Kursee (Allaah’s Chair) and everything. However, he wonders who created Allaah. He answered him that the first part of his speech is right and there is no comment on it. As for the second part about who created Allaah, such a question should not be asked by a Muslim. A Muslim should be satisfied with the knowledge that the Sahaabah (Companions of the Prophet) found to be sufficient, for they never asked such a question although they were the most knowledgeable of all people. He also added that Allaah (Glorified be He) says about Himself… read more here.