We think we hear enough reminders about death, but the reality is, what use is in that if it does not lead to a long-lasting effect on our behavior, thoughts and actions? Being conscious of death at all times is what will truly help us prepare for the Day of Judgement, as well as ensure a better performance for each of our deeds. Read this poem for a much-needed wake-up call!
Living life without considering responsibilities or fearing and preparing for Allah's accountability will only lead to regret. Taqwa is an essential characteristic we must embody as Muslims, hence we must be vigilant of our every action and behavior, striving tirelessly to live a life of goodness throughout, so that we may reap the most beautiful of rewards. Read this story to find out how taqwa can manifest in our daily lives.
Generosity is a trait that is unfortunately undervalued nowadays. However, it is part of our Islamic identity hence it needs to be revived. As Muslims, we need to make it a habit to be generous to others with everything that we have been blessed with, we have to be able to give others with a big heart thus form a smile on their faces!
The longer one makes daily mistakes, the more that Shaitan's trappings will start to be harder to resist and easier to fall into which usually revolve around various addictions as Shaitan wants to trap a person so he can move onto the next one and an addiction locks one into a vice, sin or foul activity without the ability to escape it freeing up Shaitan to go after others while making that person not only a slave of Shaitan but also perhaps working to spread his foul causes and agendas.