Ali Albarghouthi – Signs of a Righteous Death

Ali Albarghouthi
AI: Summary © The importance of death is discussed, with the speakers emphasizing the need for support from Allah Subhanahu wa effort and the importance of having a strong heart to avoid confusion and suffering from death. They stress the importance of praying and giving sada inhibitors to strengthen one's faith and protection from death, as well as the shaitan between the person and their state before their death. The speakers also share stories about individuals who experienced a dream and were woken up, and emphasize the importance of forgiveness and power to release suffering.
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He said alayhis salaahu wasalam that if Allah

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wanted good for someone,

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he employs them

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or uses them.

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In another

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version of it, tahara,

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he purifies him.

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In yet another version of it,

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Asalah

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means he sweetens

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him. They said O prophet of Allah and

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what does that mean?

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He said he guides him to do something

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good

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and then he takes his soul while he's

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doing it.

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He facilitates

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that that person whom Allah wants

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something good for them.

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That before their death

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they do something good.

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And then Allah Azzawajal

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takes their soul. They die

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while they're doing that thing.

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And if you were to wonder

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why that is important,

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the prophet alayhi salatu wassalam said,

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yubba'tulmaru'alamamata'alaih.

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A person will be brought back to life

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upon the thing that he died doing.

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He will be brought back to life.

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Doing back, meaning

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on the day of judgment,

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resurrected,

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doing the thing that he was doing when

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he died.

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So if he was among the righteous

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doing righteousness,

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That's how he'll be resurrected

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in that company

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with that deed.

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And if he is among the wicked,

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the sinful,

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doing a sin,

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that's how he dies or she dies.

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They'll be resurrected in that company

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doing that

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thing. Once a man at the time of

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Rasulullah

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alayhis salatu was salam while they are in

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Hajj,

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he fell off his

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camel,

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broke his neck

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and he died.

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So Rasoolallahu

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alaihi wasallam he said wash his body,

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shroud it, put the kaffin on,

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Don't put any perfume.

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Don't cover his head

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because he will be resurrected on the day

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of judgment, Mullabya,

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reciting the Takbir of Hajj. The way that

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he died,

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he'll be resurrected like that.

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So

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how you live

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and most importantly

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how you die determines how you will be

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brought back to life.

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And he also said, Alayhi Salatu Wasallam,

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Deeds

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are by their conclusion.

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Meaning

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whether they are to be accepted by Allah

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or rejected.

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Whether the deeds of a human being are

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sound

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or corrupt,

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right or wrong.

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What determines all of this? He says the

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end of it.

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The end of it.

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Just like a person who's running a race,

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What matters is that finish line.

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If you stop before the finish line, then

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you're not in the race anymore.

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A person who is fasting, if they break

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his their fast

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an hour before maghrib, they're not fasting anymore.

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So what determines the outcome is the end

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and that is the most important

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part.

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And it's most important

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because not everybody manages to die righteously.

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And it is a most difficult of times

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because at that point

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we are our weakest

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and the shaitan is the strongest.

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At that time

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when you know that you're gonna, you're about

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to pass, leave

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and you're physically your weakest

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and emotionally you're panicking

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And psychologically

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you're under

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stress

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unlike any stress that you have witnessed before,

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so you are your weakest at that point.

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And whatever you love

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comes to the surface.

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Whatever you rely on comes to the surface.

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So you are weak

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and you're trying to grab on the things

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that you used to depend on.

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If it were Allah Azzawajal, then you'll remember

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Allah.

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If it were something else, then you'll remember

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something else.

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And at that point as I said

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the shaitan is the strongest.

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Because he knows that if he is able

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to trap you and miss guide you

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then then you're over.

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And if you escape him

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and you're strong at that moment

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then you've won.

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And that is when a person

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needs

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support from Allah Subhanahu wa ta'ala

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Allah confirms

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those who believe with a firm belief in

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the dunya and in the akhira

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and they said

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among that confirmation in the dunya, in addition

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to any other time when you're alive

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and you're unsure, you're confused and Allah Azzawajal

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guides you and guide your heart to the

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truth. When you're your weakest before death,

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Allah confirms

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iman in your heart so that you will

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die as a believer.

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It's a gift from him subhanahu wa ta'ala.

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Yes. But it's also based

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on what we do.

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Those who

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have iman and Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala and

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they walk the straight path,

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then the angels will keep descending upon them,

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giving them the good news of don't be

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afraid or sad,

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we are your allies

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in the dunya and in the akhira. We

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will support you. And some of the sisad

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scholars have said

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that

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the believer

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when he sees the angels of Allah Azzawajal

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just before his death

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that will confirm iman in his heart

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and that will protect him from the whispers

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and the play of the shaitan.

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So the angels will descend

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and if a person is worthy of confirmation,

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they will confer confirm him.

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And to that

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Rasulullah Sallallahu

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Alaihi Wasallam said,

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a. Woman, karihalika

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Allahi karihalahu liqa. He says if someone

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loves to meet Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala, Allah

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would love to meet him.

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And if a person hates to meet Allah,

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Allah will hate to meet him.

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So they said, O Prophet of Allah, all

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of us hate death. He said, that's not

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it.

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But when someone is about to die and

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he receives the angels of Allah Azzawajal and

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they give him the good news of what

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is to come,

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he loves to meet Allah

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and so Allah loves to meet him. And

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when the disbeliever or the hypocrite

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receives the angels of Allah and they give

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him news of the punishment that awaits him,

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he hates to meet Allah and so Allah

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hates to meet him.

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And because of the fragility of that time

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and the fragility of the human being,

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We need to worry about that time as

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well.

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Part of the dua of the prophet, Alaihi

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Salatu Wasallam,

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the turner of the hearts,

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the changer of the hearts, the changer of

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the hearts,

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establish, confirm

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my heart upon your

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faith,

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upon your religion.

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They said, O Messenger of Allah, how often

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do you make that dua? How often do

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you use that in your oath?

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He said, indeed,

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because there is no human heart except that

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it is between 2 fingers of the finger

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of the most merciful.

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And he turns it as he wishes, Subhanahu

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Wa Ta'ala,

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Meaning your heart is not yours,

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but it's in the hands of Allah Subhanahu

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wa ta'ala.

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And if you have iman now, there is

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no guarantee that you will have it later.

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So any believer,

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even if you are

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or you think you are the best of

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the best,

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even if you look at yourself and you

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say mashallah,

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I fast and I pray and I've memorized

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the Quran and I give sadaqa and this

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and this and this.

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But when you know that at the end

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of

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time, at the end of your life,

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your soul could betray you

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and your sins can catch up with you,

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you will never admire what you're doing.

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You will never admire what you're doing because

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you know that all of it could go

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away

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if the end is not right.

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And SubhanAllah, there was once a man

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at the time of Rasulullah

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salatu was salam,

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one of those battles.

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And he was courageously fighting alongside the Muslims

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Until some of the Muslims have said no

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one today fought better than so and so.

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No one protected protected us today more than

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so and so.

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And yet Rassoulallahu alaihi salatu wasalam said,

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Innahumin ahlinnar.

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He's of the people of hellfire.

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So some Muslims have said if he is

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in hellfire, who among us will be in

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heaven?

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This is how excellent he was

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and how his deeds appeared.

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One of the sahabas

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said,

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I'll monitor this man to know

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and confirm

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the statement of the Prophet alaihis salatu wa

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sallam. So he watched him, he was close

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by as he was fighting

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and he was injured,

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that man.

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And he panicked

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because of his injury.

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So he killed himself.

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And so he rushed back to the Prophet

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Alaihi Salatu Wasallam and he said, I testify

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that you are a prophet of Allah.

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He said, what happened?

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He said, I watched what he was doing

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and he eventually he killed himself and committed

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suicide.

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And then to that he said

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indeed

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He says a man would continue to do

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the deeds of the people of heaven

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As far as people can see, he said,

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Alayhi Salatu Wa Salaam,

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until there is only a hand span between

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him and Jannah And then he switches and

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he does the deeds of the people of

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hellfire and he enters hellfire.

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And a man would do the deeds of

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the people of hellfire as far as people

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could see.

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And then before,

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there's only a hand span between him and

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hellfire. He switches and he does the deeds

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of the people of heaven and he enters

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heaven.

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Now tell me, after listening to this hadith,

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could you feel secure in what you're doing?

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Or could you lose hope

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that Allah azzarajal could guide you or guide

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anyone?

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You could do the best,

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but something

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internally is missing.

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And so eventually

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you switch

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to the actions of the people of hellfire

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and you enter hellfire.

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So you know that I cannot rely on

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my salah.

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I have to pray.

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I can't simply rely on my Zakah. I

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have to give Zakah.

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But I plead with Allah

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Keep my heart strong

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as a believer.

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So I do not waver before death.

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And if you are a person who has

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done much to displease Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala

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or you know someone who has done much

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to to the same effect,

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Never despair of Allah's mercy because you never

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know.

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Allah could change the fortunes of that person

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for whatever things they have done or dua

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that they have received

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and they will do the right thing just

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before their death and they will go to

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heaven.

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Sufyan Wouthouri,

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rahaimo Allah, he used to cry

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and they said,

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or they asked him once, he says, are

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you crying because of you're afraid of your

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sins? He said, it's not sins that I

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worry about.

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It's what's gonna happen to me right before

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my death.

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Since I know that Allah azza wa can

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forgive,

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but what is my state before my death?

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That's what I worry about. Because whatever you

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do right now

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could surface right before your death.

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Umr ibn Abdul

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Aziz Rahimahullah

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was beside someone

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who's dying.

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And he said, say ilaha

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illallah,

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say ilaha illallah.

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And the person refused refused refused

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and eventually he said, I disbelieve in this

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and they died.

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So he asked about him

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and he they said,

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He was an alcoholic.

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He was an alcoholic,

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addicted to alcohol.

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So there are certain sins,

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unless forgiven,

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unless there is something else to counter them,

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they will surface at that time

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and per may prevent a person

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from saying the very thing that could save

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them.

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May Allah Azza wa Jal protect us from

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that. Aquluqawlihada

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wa astaghfirullah haleewalakumfastaghfiroo.

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Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala had given us some

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signs

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that someone's

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end may have been

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a good one.

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And we don't conclude with certainty that that's

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the case, but it does

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give us hope

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or probabilities.

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So among them

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and most important among them

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is

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He said alaihis salatu wasalam the ones whose

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last statement is la ilaha illallah he shall

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enter Jannah

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And that is of course is not available

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to anyone and everyone who wishes

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to have that.

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At that point,

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the shaitan stands between you

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and what what you want to say and

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what you want to do.

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And if you just consider and this is

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really an important point.

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If you consider how the shaitan now while

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we are healthy

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and powerful and wealthy,

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stands between us and Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala

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and manages to win.

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Consider

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how much power he will have when we

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are our weakest and he

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is our his strongest.

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So in order to be able to say

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that on the day when you want to

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die or when you're about to die,

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you have to live it, you have to

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feel it,

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you have to practice it.

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So if one says La ilaha illallah,

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then that is a good sign.

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And it is sunnah to remind people who

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are dying to repeat it until that be

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the last thing that they say.

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Also,

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if someone dies

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while sweating,

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He said alayhis salatu wa salam,

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yamutul muminubiaraqiljabeen.

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He says the believer dies while his forehead

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is sweating.

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One of the salaf

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just before his death,

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he said, I remind you of 3 things,

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the taqah of Allah

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and watch Allah

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when you're alone.

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The things that you do while you're alone

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matter.

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And the third thing is look at my

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conclusion, my death. I lived 61 years.

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It's as if I did not see much

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of this world.

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Then he said, look at my forehead. Am

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I sweating? They said, yes, you're sweating. He

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said, that is a good sign. He said,

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alayhis salatu wassalam, that the believer would die

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while sweating.

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Another good sign is that the person would

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die Friday night or Friday day.

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Yawmuljumu

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aww Laylatuljumu

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aww, because he said alayhis salatu wasalam that

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a person who dies

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Laylatuljumu

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aww, Yawmuljumu aww will be protected from the

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fitna of the grave.

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Another one

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is that a person would die in Medina.

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And he said, Alayhi Salatu Wasallam, that if

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anyone among you can die in Medina, let

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them die in Medina because I will intercede

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for those who will die in Medina.

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Another one is for a person to die

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with shahada, with martyrdom,

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to be a shahid.

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Whether that is fighting

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for Allah's

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sake and he is killed

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or he is on his way and he

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is killed

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or he is being stationed in battle and

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he is killed. All of that, the shahid

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is protected from

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the fitnah of the grave

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and maybe we can include in it

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other categories of shahada that the prophet alaihis

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salatu wassalam added

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because he said alaihis salatu wassalam among the

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categories,

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those who die drowning

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or in a fire

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or under the rubble

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or because of an illness in their stomach

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or a woman who is giving birth or

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because of it,

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all of these people are shuhada.

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So perhaps those can be included as well.

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And when you look at Muslims dying in

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these ways,

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you will say to yourself, as much as

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we hate that this would happen to anyone,

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at the same time this could be shahada

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for them and there may be honored because

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of it.

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So it's good on one side,

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bad on the other.

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And maybe we can add to it

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Mansa'ala shahadatabi'sultin,

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the one who truly wants to be a

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model and asks Allah for it sincerely, maybe

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Allah Azzajal will include him in that category,

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wallahu'alam.

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And of course what we said,

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a person who does something

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good

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and they die while doing it.

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Why would a person receive

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a good end?

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They would receive it because of their iman,

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because of their habitual

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Taa,

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obedience

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because of their zikr of Allah Subhanahu wa'ta'ala,

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because they remember death, because they fear it,

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because they work for it,

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because they are frightened by what could be

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at their end of their life, so they

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are eager to do good

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as much as they can because they don't

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know when they're going to die.

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He said, subhanahu wa ta'ala, do not die

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except as Muslims and since you don't know

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when, then you do what you're supposed to

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do all the time in case that's the

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time when you are going to die.

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So you rush and you obey Allah subhanahu

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wa ta'ala.

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They do good and they make dua and

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they receive good dua

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and they never despair of Allah's mercy.

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And those who receive the opposite

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are those who have wrong beliefs, shaky beliefs.

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They don't really believe in Allah and his

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prophet

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or they are so immersed in the dunya,

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so immersed in the Haram

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that that is what has overtaken their hearts.

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So when you are about to die, you

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remember the ones and the things that you

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love the most.

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You cannot pretend.

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You cannot claim what is not true.

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You are panicking. You're holding on

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to dear life

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and you'll remember the things that matter to

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you.

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So if a person

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loved the haram,

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Haram will come to their mind and to

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their heart. Nothing else can compete.

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If they are used to it, that's the

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thing that will surface.

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But if they were obedient to Allah, the

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obedience of Allah will come to their rescue.

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And if they used to remember Allah Allah,

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the remembrance of Allah will come naturally to

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their tongue.

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And if their bodies used to worship Allah

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Subhanahu Wa Ta'ala, they'll find it easier to

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continue the worship of Allah.

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Finally, I want to share with you a

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story that I've heard from someone

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and there's benefit in it,

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but also we need to properly understand it.

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Someone,

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one of those days, he had a dream.

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He was going to Umrah.

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And in the dream, he saw saw somebody

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tell him,

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take your neighbor to Umrah with you.

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Don't say that this is just a dream.

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Take your neighbor with you to Umrah. He

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wakes up.

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He says to himself, this is just a

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dream.

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I'm not really close to my neighbor.

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He sleeps again. He sees the same exact

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dream.

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Take your neighbor with you to Umrah. This

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is not a dream.

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Take him.

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He wakes up.

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He goes to a dream interpreter. He said,

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this is what I'm seeing twice so far.

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What is the interpretation?

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He says, what is the apparent meaning?

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You're being asked to take your neighbor to

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Umrah. See if you see it a third

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time. If you see it a third time,

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do it.

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He sleeps a third time, sees the exact

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same dream.

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And so he decides I'm going to go

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to my neighbor

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who I really am not close to

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and he's not religious.

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So he knocks on the door.

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Salaam Alaikum, Alaikum Assalam. Can I come in?

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Yes.

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And he said, I'm going to Umrah and

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I want to take you with me.

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And he said, me? He said, yes.

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He said, but I'm not religious.

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He says, it doesn't matter. He says, I

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don't pray.

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I don't even know how to pray. He

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says, I'll teach you.

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He said, I don't even know how to

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make wudu. I says, I'll teach you.

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So he says, I taught him step by

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step how to make wudu.

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Step by step how to pray.

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Then we traveled to Umrah.

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And he said, when we were in Mecca,

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you could see that that affected him.

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His heart started to open.

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So while we are in our hotel, he

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would say, I need to go

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to the Haram.

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Why? I wanna spend more time there because

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of all the bad things that I've done

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in my life. I wanna compensate, make up

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for

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lost years. So he would go spend some

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time then come back, go spend some time

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and come back.

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One

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of those days he goes and he's late.

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He doesn't come. So they started to look

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for him. And to their surprise, they started

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to look for him. And to their surprise,

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they started to look for him. And to

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their surprise, they started to look for him.

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And to their surprise, they started to look

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for him. And

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So they started to look for him

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and to their surprise they found him dead

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in the Haram in the position of sujood.

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So they contacted the family

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and they said, please

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wash the body and bury him in Mecca.

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That's what we want for

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him. But the man still had questions.

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Why did he see that dream?

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So he went to his wife and he

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asked her. He says, I, you know why

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I took him to Umrah? I saw this

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dream and now he's dead.

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And that is a beautiful death.

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Why did he die that way? Why did

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I see that dream? He said, I'll tell

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you why.

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As you know my

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husband is not religious, he did not pray,

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he did not do this or that, but

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he had a nice heart.

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And one of the things that he used

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to do that people did not know about

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him is that there was an elderly lady

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and he used to take care of her.

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He will take a portion of his salary,

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buy her whatever she needs every single month

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and he was doing this for a very

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long time.

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He alone was taking care of her and

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whenever he would do this, she will tell

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him, I cannot repay you but the only

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thing I can say, may Allah give you

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a good end.

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The only dua I can give you and

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she says that's the only dua that she

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will give to him.

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May Allah give you a good khatima.

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She said because of this,

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that's what you saw.

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Now when we look or we hear these

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stories

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and they happen in front of us, you

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understand Allah's great mercy.

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You could do so many terrible things

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and Allah like this could save you.

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So you never despair of yourself or people

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around you.

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But it also should teach you that

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you should do something good in your life.

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It doesn't matter how sinful, how far away

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you are from Allah Azad.

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By the way, don't say I will not

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pray. I will not fast. I will and

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then just rely on that somehow miraculously

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this will happen to me too.

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There are many people who will go to

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* because they did not pray and did

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not fast and disobeyed Allah, Azza wa

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Jal. But what you should take from that

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story is

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do some hidden good deeds between you and

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Allah,

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No one knows about them.

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Be sincere

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and believe that Allah

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is the most forgiving and most merciful.

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So we ask Allah, rabbalalaminarhamarrahameen

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to give us pusnal khatima

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and to protect us from the evil khatima.

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We ask, to make us steadfast upon this

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faith,

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to fill our hearts with iman and ikhlas.

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We ask him,

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to forgive us all of our sins, especially

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the stubborn ones that keep coming back to

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us. You Rabbal 'alamin, forgive us our addiction

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to sin. Give us power against the sins

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that have ruined our lives

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and have have overtaken them, You Rabbal alamin.

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Give us power against the whispers of the

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shaitan.

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Give us power against the plots of the

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shaitan.

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Make our make our death a good death,

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You arhamarrahimin.

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And our resurrection, a good resurrection, You

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Allah, include us all and our loved ones

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in your mercy because it's all encompassing.

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Include us

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all in your forgiveness because it's all encompassing

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to send down your protection upon the Muslims,

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upon the people in Gaza, upon the people

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of Palestine.

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Bring your relief upon all Muslims in Sudan

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and in India and the rest of the

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world.

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Oh, wake up.

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Very important

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today after

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so you and your family joined

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