Abu Abdissalam – Seeking Transformation Let This Ramadan Change Your Heart and Mind

Abu Abdissalam
AI: Summary © A man named Jesus spoke to a woman named Leila about fasting during the month of Easter. Jesus said that fasting is not just about eating and drinking, but also about purifying one's body and becoming more God conscious. He also talked about the benefits of fasting for health and weight management, as it is a complete transformation and a complete transformation for everyone.
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Every year Muslims all over the world abstain from eating and drinking from true dawn to sunset for 30 days at a time. They willingly struggle against the temptation of taking a bite of food or a sip of cool water, even though they are hungry and thirsty for many hours on end. But why is that? Why did Allah subhanaw taala ordain this? What are some of the wisdoms of this great act of worship indeed this pillar of Islam fasting, is it just to empathize with the poor and needy? Or is there an even greater wisdom

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as salaam aleikum wa rahmatullah Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. I'm your brother Abdus Salam speaking to you from the blessed city of Makkah. That's Makoto Makara Rama Allah says in the Quran, yah yah ladina Amanu Kuba Ali como Surya Kumar kotoba Islander Latina men publikum the Isla Contacta Khun, O you who believe first thing has been prescribed upon you, as it was prescribed upon those before you so that you may achieve Dukkha this idea is in surah tillbaka first thing during Ramadan is like a personal lesson to gain something called Dukkha. But what exactly is Taco taco means peering Allah being mindful and conscious of him and having self control. Therefore as per this is where Allah

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says Allah Allah compatible, that fasting was prescribed upon you and those before you saw that you may achieve Taqwa. As per this ayah we learn that fasting is not just about missing meals. It's about purifying our hearts, bettering our actions, becoming more God conscious. In other words, having more taqwa and always knowing that Allah sees, hears and knows all of our deeds and actions. But how does fasting help us to achieve Taqwa? Well, the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, If one does not abandon falsehood, and acting in accordance with it, Allah subhanaw taala has no need for him to abandon his food and drink. This hadith was reported Bible Friday, the Prophet

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Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam his words in this hadith remind us that fasting is a means through which Allah encourages us to develop quality Taqwa within ourselves. It's about aligning our actions and words with truthfulness and righteousness. In other words, if we cannot abandon the words and deeds that are normally haram, forbidden in Islam, outside the vast then abandoning things that are usually halal, food, drink and marital relations, while fasting loses its meaning. The reason you're avoiding these Halal things during your fast food and drink is to please Allah. So what about those things that are normally haram outside of the fasting times, things like backbiting

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or gossiping, slandering, lying, cheating, cheating at work or in business, looking at or listening to haram, and so on and so forth. Surely if we are avoiding Halal things during the fast, we should especially, and moreso avoid the things that are always haram. Even outside of the fast. Ramadan is all about training and mastering our desires, resisting the temptations and navigating challenging moments without giving in. It's a reflection of our commitment to Allah subhanaw taala. And of course, while we abstain from food and drink, knowing that we can eat and drink in just a few hours time, we should also remember those who are not as fortunate those who need our empathy, the poor

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and needy, that should motivate us to give us charity. The Prophet Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam was the most charitable in Ramadan. Fasting also has profound health benefits too. While we don't specifically fast for these health perks that are undeniable fasting aids in weight management, gives our digestive tract a much needed break and has remarkable effects on lowering bad cholesterol and blood pressure. Of course, unless we stuff ourselves silly at Iftar time. But let's not forget, Ramadan isn't about starving ourselves or going on a crazy diet. It's more like a balanced fasting routine that keeps us healthy. We don't have to eat specific things we can have

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whatever is halal just in a sensible way, at Iftar time and beyond all the way up until Trudeau the physiological benefits of fasting extend to lowering blood sugar and cholesterol levels, making it an ideal recommendation for certain medical conditions. However, it's crucial to note that those with severe health conditions are exempted from fasting as their health takes precedence. Ramadan isn't just about spirituality or health. It's about a complete transformation while increasing an awareness of Allah. People become kinder and our hearts feel more at ease. On Leila Takada

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When the angels descend, this night holds immense blessings and an even greater opportunity for absolute forgiveness. The Prophet Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, Whoever stands in prayer during the night of paddock The Night of Decree, they literal cada with iman faith and hoping for its reward, all his previous sins will be forgiven. Allahu Akbar as we prepare for Ramadan. Let's remember the significance of this blessed month. Let's make the most of it by increasing in acts of worship, reducing sins and generously giving to those in need. To Zakum Allah Hi, Ron. May Allah subhanaw taala accept all of our fasting Salas, charity and your eyes during this blessed

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month. I'm your brother Abu Abdus Salam speaking to you from Makkah was Salam alaykum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh

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