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What Is The Meaning Of Saum And How Did It Start

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Welcome to the program, Islam insight, a very special series essentially dedicated for a new Muslim brothers and sisters, how do we commit ourselves to gain knowledge regarding Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him like to know is he just compulsory for him? Somebody told me that a Muslim is not allowed to have relationship with a non Muslim knowledge revives the spirit of Islam

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hamdu Lillahi Rabbil alameen wa salatu salam ala rasulillah Karim. Allah Allah He was

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born a virgin Bismillah R Rahman Rahim. yada yada Dena Amano coochie de la cama cama katiba Latina Mian publikum la la comme de taco smilla Rahmanir Rahim. Rubbish rocky surgery. Were silly Omri. One Open the terminal ehsani Yes, who only your brothers and sisters Assalamu alaykum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. Meaning May the peace, mercy and blessings of Allah Subhana Allah be upon all of you. Welcome to our program, Islam insight.

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A very special city is when we are dealing with essential questions pertaining to the Pillars of Islam and young man. In this session, inshallah, we will take few questions with regards to the third pillar of Islam, and that is soul fasting. We have with us three new Muslim brothers. Yes, brother, can I have your first question please. So now when I come when it comes to now, what is the meaning of sound? And how did it start? Right? The meaning of song is Psalm is an Arabic word. It literally means to refrain to abstain. Yeah, in an Arabic in an Islamic context. In an Islamic context, it means refraining from food, from drinking, and from sexual relationship with your wife.

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During the part of the day, where in the fixed hours are there for fasting, you need to refrain and that is the Islamic definition of fasting. Fasting as we know, it is the third pillar of Islam. There are five pillars of Islam. Number one is to make the Shahada, the bearing witness that Allah subhanaw taala is the only God second is Salah, and the third one is so so is one of the beautiful urbanna again of Allah subhanaw taala fasting is a beautiful reminder of Allah subhanaw taala and how did it start it started in the second Hijri

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were Prophet sallallahu Sallam has been commanded, as mentioned in the Quran in surah baqarah surah number two is number 183. Allah subhanaw taala says yo yo Latina Amano, or you believe quotevalet Kumasi I'm fasting is prescribed to you, gamma katiba, Allah Allah Lena mean publikum la la

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as it was prescribed to the people who came before you, so that Allah gives the reason, LAN local,

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so that you may gain God consciousness. This God consciousness element is so important in the house of Islam, that every ibadah that you do, that you perform, that you observe, it helps you to gain that God consciousness, because that's the criteria for anybody to be superior than the rest. There is no other criteria other than the God consciousness and fasting is prescribed to us as it was prescribed to the people who came before us, which means that fasting is is not a new principle. It was there. However it was acted, it was prescribed in a different way. But essentially, fasting was there as a last panel dialysis, the fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to the people

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who came before you. And Allah gives the root reason the bottom line, the achievement that you need to get get from the fasting

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so that you may gain God consciousness