Ten gems for a good and noble life

Aisha hussain..

seeking knowledge

1. Wake up in the last third of the night to beg forgiveness from Allah
{And those who pray and beg Allahjh's pardon in the last hours of the night}
[Quran 3:17]

2. Atleast once in a while sechlude yourselfform peoplemin irder to contemplate
{and (those who) think deeply about the creation of the earth}
[Quran 3:191]

3. Stay in the company of the rigteous.
{And keep self patiently with those who call on their Lord...}
[Qur'an 18:28]

4. Remember Allah often.
{Remeber Allah with much rememberance}
[Qur'an 33:41]

5. Pray two units of prayer with sinceriy and devotion
{Those who offer there prayers with solemnity and fall submissiveness}
[Qur'an 23:2]

6. Recite the Qur'an with understanding and reflection
{Do they not consider the Qur'an carefully}
[Qu'ran 4:82]

7. Fast on hot dry day.
"He abonden, food, drink and desire -all for Me"

8. Give charity secretly.
"until the left hand doesnot know what the right hand has given"

9.Provide relief aid to the afflicted.
"Who ever gives relief toa muslim from one of the viciccitudes of the life, Allah will relief him from the calamity that is from the calamities of the Day of judgment"

10. Be abstemious and abstinent as possible in this fleeing world
{the here after is better and more lasting}
[Qur'an 87:17]



New Revert 2010
As Salamu 'Alayki.

Shokran for posting these helpful instructions.

2. At least once in a while schedule yourself away from people in order to contemplate
{and (those who) think deeply about the creation of the earth}
[Quran 3:19]

Such as remember Allah, standing, sitting, and reclining, and consider the creation of the heavens and the earth, (and say): Our Lord! Thou createdst not this in vain. Glory be to Thee! Preserve us from the doom of Fire. (191)

سُوۡرَةُ آل عِمرَان
ٱلَّذِينَ يَذۡكُرُونَ ٱللَّهَ قِيَـٰمً۬ا وَقُعُودً۬ا وَعَلَىٰ جُنُوبِهِمۡ وَيَتَفَڪَّرُونَ فِى
خَلۡقِ ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٲتِ وَٱلۡأَرۡضِ رَبَّنَا مَا خَلَقۡتَ هَـٰذَا بَـٰطِلاً۬ سُبۡحَـٰنَكَ فَقِنَا

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