Enjoy Your Prayer #5 Prayer and Hope

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AI: Summary © The speakers discuss the importance of love and frustration with Allah's actions, as well as the transformation of the human body and the potential for beauty to be created through the "beauty of the creation" of the God Subhanho wa Taala. They also touch on the importance of finding the right person for it and finding a daily experience to foster love. The segment also touches on the "medicals and the transformation of the human body."
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Now that we've agreed that we're going to come into our salah, focusing on it, keeping it within the parameters of the Salah, and we promised we would add a second layer which is understanding the components, the statements, the actions, the mechanisms of Salah, which we will do for the duration of the coming weeks inshallah.

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And then we added a third layer, if you remember, which was the layer of

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hope, Raja, to come into Sana with a strong expectation that Allah will fill your hands will claim hope.

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And then we added a fourth layer after that which was the layer of

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Asha to have all and fear of Allah, gender, gender, and we elaborated upon that last week.

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This week, inshallah we're going to add yet a fifth layer then I will share with you what I believe is the greatest key to unlocking the stores of who are praying in an attentive state of submission to Allah subhanaw taala we'll leave that till the end.

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What is this station number five

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this is a station a mcbomb that is all too familiar in the lives of Muslims or non Muslims by the way, as a concept.

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I would argue that it is perhaps the most noble of the stations that we're going to speak about in terms of your relationship with Allah.

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It is certainly a component that when you feel it and experience it when you begin your Salah

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you will feel that your Salah is sweeter than it was before.

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Much more enjoyable than it was before and even shorter than it was before. That is how it feels when you pray with this mentality that I'm going to share with you this evening inshallah.

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This station or this map. This layer is perhaps arguably the strongest driving force that we know as human beings that pushes us to do the things we do

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and encourages us to make the sacrifices that we do.

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What is this noble station? What is this powerful engine? What is this mighty motor

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in the lives of human beings?

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I share with you some introductory words given by Mr. Biman aka him as he describes this noble station that you and I are to be familiar with the moment we say Allahu Akbar when we begin our Salah

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Imam even Acharya and he says in his book modality to Salah again

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he says what he Elman Zilla to let if he had an office and mattina official, this is a station

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which the competitors have competed over.

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Where Elaine ha Shah salami alone and focusing their gaze on the station is the action of the workers.

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What ILA and me, Shama rasa cone, and the Forerunners strive to learn about the station.

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Why they had to find and more hip bone. And in this station, the lovers of Allah annihilate themselves.

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Were Figaro Hina, Simi Tarawa Halabi and benefiting from the refreshing breeze of the station. The believers are revived Allahu Akbar, what is the station? He says, For he Hayato Kullu after all, this station is the life of the hearts

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what he that we are why, and it's the nourishment of souls. Were Curatola Elune and it is the coolness of eyes. He said what he had hired to let him and holy Maha for who I mean Joomla till I'm what

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he says and it is the life which whoever fails to experience it is to consider himself amongst the dead. You know, what is the station?

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What station could it be? Other than the Maqam the station of Mohabbat Allah He has the loving of Allah subhanho wa Taala Have you felt this before? Have you experienced it?

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To truly come into Salah yearning to stand before Him, you miss him you desire to stand before Him and to call and to share with him your ambitions and to also share with him your anxieties and your injuries. Why not just because you need him? Yes, this is there because you love him. You miss him. And you want to stand before Him in bearing and frustration. The station of muhabba to Allah azza wa jal.

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It is sad. I think that a lot of us

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restrict our relationship with Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah Allah Who to a relationship of do's and don'ts.

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They feel that their iLok or their connection with Allah Almighty is purely a relationship of commandments and prohibitions, carrot and stick opportunities, threats, and that's it.

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Now, we don't deny that, like other sects who say, this is not what drives us, it is just the love of Allah that drives us we say no, the fear of Allah drives us, and the hope in his reward drives us.

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But what is above this all?

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Is my habit, Allah, the love of Allah. So if you were to say that hope and fear are the two wings of a bird that you need for a journey,

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then the love of Allah subhanaw taala would be the head of that, but now Ilaha illa Allah

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and when you say muhabba

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we say we are worshipers of Allah. We are omad of Elijah and we worship him. That's how we translate a bad

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although a bad yeah, when you translate it into worship, you've stripped it from its goodness, you stripped it from its essence you say worship, you think bowing and prostrating Quran and matters that are just physical, although, at the core of the word a bad is love.

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The name of your relationship with Allah subhanaw taala is a relationship called a bad worship. But the bad at the core of it is love.

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And that is why, if you were to create a hierarchy of love, a bar that would be at the top of that hierarchy, it would be at the peak of that pyramid.

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It's the very highest level of love, till you love the object of love so much that you worship it. That is a bad

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and that is why even with Amy and others when they looked at this hierarchy of love, they said, it begins with something called a Lila AKA a connection.

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When you get to know their beloved, there is conversation communication, there is mutual gazing, staring, there is no connection.

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If that develops, and it's compounded, it moves on to the next level of love, it becomes a sadaqa Sababa it now means a desire. It's when now your heart begins to turn towards the object of love, you begin to desire them sada

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then if that continues to grow, it becomes something called the haram. Haram. It means gripping passion.

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And that's why in the Arabic language we call the person in debt adream Loreen because he is gripped with debt. So the more Grom the one who has run, he has gripping passion.

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Then if that continues to grow, that becomes

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a ash which is engulfing love. Where you now nearing the peripheries of obsession, it's getting a little bit unhealthy now. And then if that continues to grow, then you develop what they call a titanium and titanium it means infatuation, enchantment, enslavement, or if you wish, it means a bad worship.

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So when you say I am I am a Abdullaev Allah, Allah worship of Allah, it means I am obsessed with Allah agenda Judah who so much that I've decided to prostrate to him.

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In Allah so how dare you and I ever strip away the concept of love from your relationship, and then reduce your Salah to mechanical movements when it is primarily about your love of Allah Almighty that brought you to the masjid and therefore you vow before him and you prostrate Allahu Akbar.

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Muhammad but Allah subhanho wa Medina

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Allah Jalla Jalla Allah Who said you have nothing in common Oh you who believe

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me you're tagged them in command Dini, whoever Have you turned back on his religion facilitator yet you let him become Allah who will bring instead of you a new people, what are the characteristics? You have boom. People whom Allah will love. What you have boom,

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what you have Hambone and people whom He will love.

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You Hi Boehner who people who love Allah, will you help boom and people whom Allah loves Kenny Allah loves. Allah loves certain people.

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And the feeling of love is something that is not unfamiliar to any one of us here. It's not one of those concepts that we need to now give our linguistic and technical definition of it's just one of those things that

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As the Arab do they say? Well Kellyanne Kumar

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is the moon unknown to anyone? Is the moon unknown to anyone. Similarly, when you say Maha Bella is something we instinctively we know inside of us, we've experienced it. You know, the fluttering of the heart, when you meet the object of love, or when news is given to you that he or she is nearing your destination,

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where the heart not only skips one beat or two, it skips several beats, something that most people have experienced that moment where it's almost as if you can hear your blood pulsating through your veins, when now you develop obsessive, intrusive levels of thinking about the object of love. This is my Hebda Why do I say all of this?

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Because Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah who said, speaking about us in sha Allah when living in

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a shed to have been in

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those who believe they love Allah even more.

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Take all of those people whom you've loved before and you've experienced what I've just shared with you.

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Allah says the believers, their love of Allah Almighty is even more

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and that is why the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam Would ya yarn for this closeness and nearness and love of Allah and he would say in his dua was a Luca let that another etiologic I asked you Oh Allah to give me the sweetness of looking at your majestic face was shown in early Kartik and I asked you to give me the desire to meet you.

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Allahu Akbar.

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How beautiful were the words of the poet. Speaking about Allah Jalla Jalla Allahu he said, in a cow in dalla to shudder raka

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woman cow or indefinite? Emilio Ha, Abel. Were fika we're in love and haram. Oh Buddha, yeah. One cow in level more Hadith.

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He says to you, oh Allah. Otherwise every journey is wasted.

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And from you, oh Allah. Otherwise every aspiration is lost.

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And in you, oh Allah. Otherwise, every love is in vain. About You, oh Allah. Otherwise every conversation is a Lai La Ilaha illa Allah Subhan Allah,

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the love of Allah agenda agenda.

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So no doubt the love that you have for your spouse that has its joint that has its specialness and uniqueness, no doubt.

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The love that you have for your children that has its uniqueness as well.

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The love that you have for your parents and the love that you have for your siblings, you the love that you have for your righteous Brothers and Sisters in Islam. It has its joy, and it has its sweetness as for the love of Allah Jana Generico. This is of a different level altogether. It's on a different platform.

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The love of Allah Almighty is of a completely different depth. And so the question that poses itself here is how does a person develop and foster this love of Allah if you feel that it is lacking in your life? The same question that we asked when we spoke about Raja hope, how do we develop it and we gave some steps?

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And then we asked the question, how do we develop the fear of Allah Almighty this was layer number four.

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And we gave some steps. And now we asked the same question how does a person develop and foster the love of Allah General?

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First of all, what is the what are the components that usually bring about nothing our hearts? What are the things that usually cause us to fall in love with people or things to begin with?

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It's usually kind treatment, sn or it's usually Jemele beauty. These are the two things ideally if they come together then the circle of love is complete.

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Take the first of them SN kind treatment the Arabs they say jubi Let you know for swala Hobbema and Asana elite How about the man in

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the attribute this Abdullah him no matter what but it is cannot be attributed to him.

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But it's a wise statement they say that souls are naturally inclined to love. Those who do good to them.

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And sold are inclined to hate those who are evil to them. You have a natural affinity towards those who are kind. Sometimes you find no way to justify your love for a person other than to say they've just been so kind to me. They've given me so much. I have no choice but to love them. They have entered my heart without permission.

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Their son, someone who's choosing the finest

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aims to call you by choosing your your favorite nicknames and remembering you during the occasions and never forgetting you during your dark hours. This is a person you have to love, regardless of anything else.

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Then you ask the question

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Is there any kindness out there any sign any name any favor any blessing that cannot be traced back to Elijah legendado

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all of those human beings in your life who have played a role in making you happy and content and satisfied in every way, who was the overseer of all of that who was the facilitator of all of that who was the manager of all of that other than Allah and Munna I am? The bestower of favors subhanho wa taala. So Should he not be loved? La ilaha illallah Juana become minyama I mean Allah any fever that you may have. It is from Allah, Allah, Allah Gennaro, this is a law to be adored.

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Brahim Alehissalaam he said, to his community, Allah, the Halacha, Neva, Hawaii again, Allah has my Lord Who created me, guide me, whether the Hawaii or Emoni while you're staying, and he's the one who feeds me and gives me a drink what they're married to for who is feeding and when I fall ill It is he who cures me when he you meet Tony. So now you're Hain and he's the one who causes me to die, and will resurrect me on the Day of Judgment will love the autumn our el virally, hopefully it Yama Dean, and he is the one who I hope will forgive my sins on the Day of Judgment.

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Allah Subhana Allah God is favor upon you is such that and focus on this for a moment and I will give you an example. Allah's kindness upon you, dear brother, your sister is such that your involvement in acquiring your risk, your provisions, your food, your drink your money, your involvement in that is a short minute involvement in the middle phase.

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And all of the steps before it and the steps after it were taken care of by someone else, they were taken care of by Elijah. And what does that mean?

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I'll give you an example.

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When you make your way to a shop,

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to buy a loaf of bread,

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your responsibility, what's required of you is simply to pull off that loaf of bread in its ready form, and then eat it.

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It's a pleasurable experience that has been left to you. As for all of the phases leading up to that, and the phases after that Allah Almighty has taken care of it in ways that you couldn't have facilitated how

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you come into your local grocery store, you pick up a loaf of harvest, granary, whatever it may be that you eat a loaf of bread. And remember that moment, please just remember

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that you are not the one who went to the farms and you planted the seeds for that wheat.

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You are not the one who inspired the heavens to bring down rain for that wheat. You are not the one who inspired the soil to accept the rain and to allow it to sink through to nourish those seeds. Nor were you the one who inspired those seeds to then produce wheat. You are not the one who then harvested the wheat. You didn't grind the wheat. You didn't mix the components, the ingredients together thereafter, you didn't do any of that. You didn't need the dough. To make that bread you didn't break bake the bread, the bread, you didn't package the bread, you didn't transfer logistics, the bread from where it was to the to the suppliers and put it on the shelf. You did none of that.

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All you did was remove it from the shelf.

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And then after you've eaten it and you've enjoyed it, you are not the one who inspired that bolus of food in your in your throat to now go down through your esophagus.

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You are not the one who inspired the esophagus to start contracting from top to bottom in order to bring down that food to your stomach. You didn't do any of that. Who thought of that

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you are not the one who inspired your epic Lotus at the back of your throat to snapshot to prevent that food from going into your airport, your trachea instead of your food pipe. You didn't do any of that. You were not the one who inspired your stomach now to start moving and turning to digest the food and you are the one who inspired your stomach to start producing those complex enzymes to break down the food.

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You are not the one administering managing the digestive process that involves your liver and your gallbladder and your stomach and your pancreas harmonious miraculous complex process. You didn't do any of that.

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And then you played no role in the transfer of that digested food into molecules from your stomach into your bloodstream. And then you have

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sensual and proportional transfer of those molecules to every part of your body.

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A bit of that food in the form of energy goes to your nails.

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Some of it goes to your eye, the whites of your eye, your cornea, your hair, your skin, your muscles, your tendons, your nerves, Allahu Akbar, who was the one who managed all of this.

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And then in the end, when your body has taken the goodness of that food, and it's now ready to release the waste that it doesn't need, what part of that process do you manage? Allahu Akbar.

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And that is why I said to you that your involvement in acquiring your risk your provisions is only a short involvement in the middle, everything else has been taken care of. And that's just an example pretending to bread, not other food

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or other drinks.

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Your salary, we can give the exact same analogy, the doctor who came and gave you a medicine we can give the exact same analogy, Allahu Akbar.

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Were in doubt do now but Allah, Allah, Allah said if you were to try to count the favors of Allah you could never enumerate them

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in in Santa La Paloma kuffaar But man by his nature, he is unjust and he is ungrateful.

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So a lot of this kindness is here not to be loved their brothers, their sisters.

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And that is why I love the words of Mr. Bynum again who said in praise of Allah Allah legit Allahu he said that Allah subhanho wa Taala is a Hackerman Hamid,

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the worthiest of all of those who are praised. He said, well who are unsolo many Twohy and he is the greatest victor of all those who are sought for help.

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What are fulmen Melech and he is the gentlest of all kings were a joy to women. So England, He is the Most Generous of those who are asked, well, I will say I'm an alpha, and he is the most vast in how he gives what or how many store him and he's the Most Merciful of those who show mercy. Well, I Do I Do Min cosied and the most generous of those who are retreated to he said, What I Zhu Min to G and he is the mightiest of all refugees were meant to walk in early and he is the most sufficing of all of those who are relied upon.

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And then he says what are Hmong, Minagawa, Lydda T or humblebee RBD him in Adwa, Lydia TB, whatever. And he has more mercy for his creation than the mercy of a mother for her child. And then he gives you the last one. He said Subhanallah

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he said what I should do Farahan Beto, but it'd be been Alpha era Haiti, literally how to harm who was horrible who we are being more Lika

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had to either use a minha Sumava Judah. And he said, Allah is happier with a person who repents after sin than a person who is on a long, arid, barren desert, lifeless and all he has with him is his camel that is carrying his food and drink. When all of a sudden he loses the camel. And he despairs of life.

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And he finds a tree, he writes under it waiting for death to die in this excruciating, agonizing pain.

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And then all of a sudden, he finds that Campbell looking over him, and he has found his life yet again.

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Allah has happiness for a Muslim who repents is greater than that passion. This is a law to be adored La ilaha illAllah. Furthermore,

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the more people do good to you, the more you should love him

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because you remember that they are mere facilitators. And the source is Allah agenda gelato.

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Therefore, when people do good to you, that should not cause you to forget Allah, it should cause you to love Allah more. Otherwise, you will be like that person who has a postman knocking on his door. And he gives him a gift sent to him by a sender. And he showers praise and gratitude, and thanks to the postman and he forgets who

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forgets the sender.

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That doesn't make any sense.

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Likewise, you and I, we are postman to one another. Your employer who drops your salary at the end of the month, that's just the postman on behalf of someone else. The doctor who so kindly comes and gives you your medicine that's just a postman. The person who builds your house the person who marries your daughter, the person who gives you children, whoever they may be any happiness or joy that you find in your life on a day to day basis. These are all postman who deserve thanks. We show gratitude to the creation but never at the expense of the sender. subhanho wa taala.

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So the more everyday experiences that you go through when care comes your way, goodness, that increases your love for Allah and

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money, they give her a favor as the source of all care.

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So we said number one,

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one of the ways in which we foster love for people is through what? Through some kind of treatment, good treatment. And we've just established that all of it is from Allah who in La Jolla, so is he not deserving of love, come into your Salah with that. We said the second thing that usually brings about love in our hearts is what?

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What was the word that we used?

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Beauty Jamala. Again, our hearts are naturally dispositioned.

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To love those things that are pleasing to the eye.

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That's something you simply cannot help.

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And that thing could be quite rotten at its core. And some of them are human beings as well.

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But a lot of people they still remained enchanted by that person. Why? Because of the physical outer splendor of that individual. We see it all the time at Islamic Council of Europe, you see a couple who are together without mentioning the genders. Right? But one spouse is absolutely obsessed with the other now you're thinking why there is no religion, there's no solid, there's no clock and there's no nothing. And then you realize, and he's putting up I gave I gave away the agenda. He is putting up with all of the trash that's coming his way. It couldn't be the other way around as well hallway and you think why? What is the Musleh? What is the benefit here? What are you getting out of

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this? When you read between the lines, this person is simply enslaved because of the outer spirit splendor of their spouse or at least how they see them.

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So Allah created this that way.

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And then you ask yourself the question, what is more perfect in beauty then Allah agenda did Allah Who and Jamil in the source of all beauty

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the more you see beauty around you, the more they should direct you back to the source of it all Elijah and Elijah that can there be anything more beautiful than him? And that is a reality that people will only realize

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when the veils of light and the veils of fire are removed between Allah Almighty and His creation, and He will reveal Himself to them once and for all. For them to cast a long and linkless glance at the face of the majestic subhanho wa Taala and that is the moment they forget the rivers of gender, the whole of gender palaces and gold and silver agenda as they stare at the face of their Creator Subhan Allah once and for all.

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There you will see the algae Amin the source of all beauty ALLAH SubhanA wa Tada. He is a Lord therefore to be loved.

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And that is why you might have known him he said well, Jamal or Robbie to Abba to Allah.

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Wa who I lay him in a hostel you will Jamali one can early for Amarula you Rico who are you who Allah Allah.

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He said as for the reality of the beauty of the Divine Allah gender gelato

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and the perfection of his splendor. That is something that is only known to Allah subhanho wa Taala and no one else

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what do we know about the beauty of our law to gender jewelry, the beauty of his that the beauty of His divine essence, the beauty of himself as the Lord. Allah says, Allah who noticed in our article Allah, Allah isn't the Light of the heavens and the earth.

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And it is the light that will illuminate the plane of resurrection on the Yamaha piano when Allah Jalla Jalla who will arrive after many years of standing to finally settled the scores and to begin the reckoning between creation. Allah said, what I showed up out of the mineral behind the land on the Day of Judgment will shine with the light of its loads of Hanover.

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And that is why the prophets Allah Allahu Allah, He will send them he would say in his dua, what are all the venuti what he can Ledi Assura Katya, homeboy romact was Sadu, highly amrev dunya will akhira I seek refuge

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in the light of your face,

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that has dispelled all darkness, Oh Allah, a light that has corrected the affairs of this life. And the hereafter is the beauty of Elijah and the gelato.

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And we, as human beings today we don't have the faculties installed of us in this version of our humanity to receive the beauty of Allah. Plain and simple. If Allah had removed the veil between you and I, and him subhanho wa Taala we would die there and then

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this version of the human body doesn't have the features, the faculties the software and the hardware needed to comprehend and to accept and to absorb the beauty of Allah

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MIT. That is something of course that will change on the Day of Judgment, where you will see him without any middlemen and with no veil, and you will be able to take it but not in the life of this world.

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And that was a lesson that Prophet Musa alayhi salatu salam had to learn the hard way.

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Allah said, Well, I'm

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Sallie Mae cartina when Musa finally arrived to the appointed time to speak with us,

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this was in pole mount Sinai in Egypt, God will be led or LA. He said, My Lord,

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allow me to see you.

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Speaking with Allah, and hearing his voice moved Prophet Musa into passion, I now need to see my Allah Allah.

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God be my Lord. I really am very late. Show me. Let me see you.

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Allah said to him Lanta, Ronnie, you will not see me meaning in the life of this world. When I can even go to Elijah but look to the mountain for any stack Karana Kenya who facil Fatah Ronnie, if it stays where it is, then you will be able to see me. So he looked at the mountain as Allah instructed him to do so Allah said, alumna Tegile, la Rabu Julio Jabon. And when Allah manifested himself to the mountain gyla who that guy, the mountain crumbled, the mountain was decked into dust. Imagine that sight, and we've recently just come out of a horrific

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earthquake in northern Syria and South tacky Subhanallah we're familiar with type of this type of destruction.

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He saw the mountain crumbling before him.

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While Hara Musa Musa passed out. He lost his consciousness. Philomena Africa so when he regained his consciousness, God Subhanak Glory be to You took to a lake, I repent to you. Well, I mean, and I am the first of the believers.

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So this was the reaction of Prophet Musa when he saw something that saw part of Allah. Did you get that sentence? This is what happened to Musa Alayhi Salatu was Salam when he saw something amounting that saw part of Allah Jin legendado. So we don't have that faculty today. On your multi Yama that will change when we will see the majestic face of Allah insha Allah.

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So Allah is Jamil Allah is beautiful subhanho wa Taala

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and it will pay him he says

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whack Fifi Jamali and Nakoula Jana lynfit dunya will akhira Warfield why he went badly. I mean, I saw your son, he was healthy, he was generally he ki Febi mom Sadara and who had the Jamaicans

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he said, it was enough to know

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that every beauty out there, whether in the life of this world, or in the Hereafter, whether it's a hidden, hidden inward dimension of beauty, or a public outward dimension of beauty, all of it, he says, are from the effects of the beauty of Allah Almighty and His creation, he said, So what then do you make of the beauty of the source of it all?

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This is the point we mentioned earlier. Every time you see a dimension of beauty, whether it's a country, a mountain, a river, a sea, a landscape and animal and insect, the cosmos, you think yourself Allahu Akbar, if this is the beauty of the creation, what about the Creator?

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When you travel the world and you see something like the Grand Canyon of Arizona,

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hypnotic in its beauty, and its size, and its majesty,

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and the Colorado river that is flowing beneath it Subhanallah who created that? And what then of the beauty of its maker subhanho wa Taala

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or you go to the Zimbabwe and Zambia, Victoria waterfalls, take a look and see why the locals call it this the cloud or the the cloud that thunders or the water that thunders or the smoke that thunders

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amazing, or whether you go to Africa

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when you visit those enchanting ecosystems of Kenya,

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and you see those endless stretches of golden grassland going all the way into the horizons La ilaha illallah only ever to be interrupted by these graceful acacia trees and rumbling wild animals and elephants and zebras. You see La ilaha illallah What about the beauty of the Creator? Subhanallah it's phenomenal.

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Whether you see the the National Park in Canada, maybe you've seen it was called Banff. Shall I be visiting this year? The National Park of Canada called Banff take a look there and see it's 10 peaks and it's hot. It's hot steams, it's hot springs miracle

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are a little bit closer to home. Here in the in Scotland go northwards and see the highlands there and what Allah has created there, in Allah. All of these are signatures, signatures and signs of the majestic and the perfect Allah Jalla Jalla what then of the beauty of the maker of it? Same thing with animals you can do the exact same exercise look at the white Bengal tiger, such a beautiful animal Subhanallah and animal of power strength. It's it's grand when you look at it dominating in its appearance, clearly designed by a wise and beautiful creator. Even an animal like the the peacock,

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an arrogant animal, because it knows just how beautiful it is. But it opens up its its feathers and it just shows off its colors. It's a miracle Allahu Akbar. It literally walks arrogantly it walks with a strat. The billionaire's walk, that's how the peacock walks, it's beautiful and it knows it.

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Or the what they call the Friesian horse, maybe you've seen the Friesian horse, solid black, Jet Black, an act, a design of beauty, hypnotic, again, miraculous, elegant,

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who was the creator of all of that, then the same exercise for the undergrad, underwater experience and see what Allah has created that then go out into the cosmos and see the systems and the patterns there that Allah Almighty has created that continues to baffle scientists till this day, who was the designer of all of that, then you ask yourself, what then of the beauty of the designer and the Maker of all events?

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So we mentioned that there are two things that usually bring about the love of people to your heart, and that is some kind treatment, we've shown that Allah is the source of all of that.

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And then we said Beauty is another one of those things that we are so inclined to. And Allah agenda Giuliana, who is the source of all of that.

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And then take a very quick tour around some of His majestic names and tell me Is this not a no to be adored?

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He has called himself Allah for

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the ever forgiving. Who else do you know?

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Who was willing to forgive a lifetime's worth of sin and crime in exchange for a single moment of true apology to him other than Elijah,

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who can do that, but Allah for the forgiving, who never tires from forgiving till man stops repenting is a forgiving Lord.

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He called himself and Halle, the forbearing. Who do you know who is more patient than Allah agenda? No one is more patient towards abuse that is hurled at him than our Lord Allah agenda. they ascribe partners to him. And they are atheists, they disbelieve in his existence, and those who do they are neglectful towards his a bad, yet he continues to provide for them and feed them and gives them the air that they need to inhale, and he gives them the limbs that they need to disobey Him. And they just bury him using the apparatus that he gifted them with. And he continues to wait for them to turn back who does that other than a load who is Haleem forbearing a load of clemency.

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Then he calls himself Alpha dude.

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Meaning the loving

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you and I if someone does wrong to us, we may forgive them after some time, and after some a tab, right.

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But if you are able to start loving them again, that's if it takes a long time for us to regain the trust and love after we've been let down. You love them but from a distance a little bit further than what it was before. As for Allah, Allah do the loving, He forgives. He arrays his sins, He replaces them into good deeds, and he loves you after your sin from a place that was nearer to you than before. Was Allah Allah do and then he is a city here or pronounced as set here, two pronunciations, meaning the one who conceals the one who veils you from your sins.

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Who doesn't take you away from the moment you disobey Him to embarrass you in front of your family, your children, your neighbors, and your community. He veils and veils for a year for 10 for 50, in the hope that one day you will turn back who does that other than Allah and he is unlikely for the subtle meaning he is the one who sends you the things that you need in your life in such subtle and discreet ways that you don't even realize it. Allah who will tell you from behind back.

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Is this not a lot to be loved? Now why have I mentioned all of this? All of this is to share with you one Hadith.

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All of what you heard.

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It's simply paving the way to take us to this next idea

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What I wanted to share with you, which is what?

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For either us or later the Hadith which are Tirmidhi generates on your authority. Well, harrietville Actually, the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said that Zakariya Alayhi Salatu wa sallam said to his community of Benito Surah Al the Muslims, he said to them for either so later on when you stand up in prayer, fella tell Duffy to Don't look around. Why? He said for in Allah hi and Sybil watch her holy watch. You have it in us on that. Because Allah positions His majestic face in the direction of the face of the worshiper when he prays, Allahu Akbar,

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that node that we have just described, who we should have all this hoping. And all of this fear in and all of this love in our love for he positions His majestic face towards the face of the worshiper, when he says Allahu Akbar, and he begins his salah. He says so don't look around. Because the moment you do that Allah Almighty changes the circumstance.

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So come into your Salah, my dear brother, my dear sister, in summary of all of what you just heard today,

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with an intense feeling of love, you miss him subhanho wa Taala and you're extending before one whom you need, and you want and you yearn for and watch how that on its own to transform your setup.