SHAFAQNA – The topic of heaven and hell has been discussed in various Ayahs (verses) of the holy Quran and a few of these Ayahs are explained below.
Ayah 36 of Surah Al-Naze’at: “And hell is revealed for the one who sees.”
Ayahs 90 and 91 of Surah Sho’ara: “Heaven gets close to the righteous ones, and hell is revealed to the sinners.”
Ayah 49 of Surah Tawbah: “And indeed hell surrounds the unbelievers.” In this holy verse, it says hell surrounds and does not say it will surround in the future . This Ayah and the ones mentioned above all indicate that heaven and hell have been created by Allah (SWT) and are in existence now.
 Ashenaei ba Quran, Vol. 11, Page 272.