Sajid Malik In: Poetry What is the Message of the Poem Abou Ben Adhem? What is the Message of the Poem Abou Ben Adhem? Abou Ben Adhem 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 2 Questions 268 Answers 120 Best Answers 1,294 Points View Profile Best Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 26, 2019 at 11:20 pm The poem Abou Ben Adhem by Abou Ben Adhem Summary by James Henry Leigh Hunt is about the qualities of the men whom God loves. The poet by narrating this Arabian Folklore gives the message that to become a good human and be in among those whom God loves, one must love mankind. He should love human beings because they are the creations of God and loving God’s creations is like loving God Himself. Abou Ben Adhem’s name appears in the list of people whom God loves by frankly telling the angel that he wants his name in the list of those who love other humans. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.