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Companion Of The Grave

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Dunia Shuaib

Channel: Dunia Shuaib

Episode Notes

O Allah, I ask You for good deeds, avoidance of evil deeds, and love of the poor. Forgive me and have mercy on me. If You intend to put people to trial, take me away unscathed. I ask You for Your love, the love of those who love You, and the love of good deeds that bring me closer to Your love.

Episode Transcript

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We seek love from sources that are finite and that are not capable of granting us the love that we both want and need. There's only one love that can fulfill that part of our hearts that void and that love comes from the source which is infinite and everlasting. Allah Subhana Allah says in Surah Maryam in nella Dena Amma know Amina solly had to say a GI Lula home of raha Man Who Would that surely those who believe and do righteous deeds, the Most Merciful will certainly appoint for them unparalleled, unmatched love and affection. This verse is so beautiful, and it realigns what we should be pursuing. Everything we do, should somehow connect back to seeking the love of Allah

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subhana wa Tada. The word would that here refers to the love that Allah has for the believers. And it also refers to the love that the believers have for their Lord, which in and of itself comes from Allah because he is overdue the source of all love. To attain his special love, we must believe in him. And we must prove it through our actions. As Allah subhana wa Taala says, and then why me lusardi hats, we must work to please Allah subhanaw taala to the best of our ability, and then he sapan with Allah will grant us would that it's so beautiful because it's not specified, it's open ended. Allah Subhana Allah Allah will love that person. But it doesn't end there. The Prophet

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sallallahu alayhi wa sallam will love them, the angels will love them, the believers will love them. And Subhana Allah, even the rocks and the trees will love that person. Everyone in everything will love the one that the almighty loves. The Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam was loved so much by Allah spent with Allah Subhana Allah to the point where he had such acceptance, where even the trees loved him, as in the story of when the trees cry because the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam stopped leaning on it. When the member was made for him. The companion said that the tree trunk cried until the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam left the member and went to it and consoled it's

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a panela Well guess what? You can attain similar love and acceptance. Because for those who believe and do righteous deeds, Allah subhanaw taala designates for them what a lot promises as this love, if we believe and we strive to do good when you strive to do good, you are within the realm of Allah's love. He will show you how He loves you because he's not only Edward with his Asscher code, he will give you so much more than what you gave and we're even capable of giving doing optional acts of worship after the obligatory one can get us closer to him soprano attalla and can deepen that love of a lot in the head if could see that we mentioned at the beginning of this series, Allah

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soprano Allah says in the middle of it, well Mirza one is Allah Abdi at a caribou la Yebin Noah Feeney had that with him. And my service keeps on coming closer to me through performing these extra Noah films until I love him or her.

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So we start with the obligatory and continue on adding the recommended voluntary act until Allah loves us. Some examples are offering those no laughing optional prayers before the prayers and after the prayers, including the night pm prayers, fasting on Mondays and on Thursdays or the middle of the lunar month the 13th 14th and 15th giving in charity helping those in need reciting Vic is the card of the morning and the card of the evening and reciting before you sleep the door as the prophet SAW said and recited, reading and or even going for Umrah these are all examples of extra good deeds we can do and it takes effort to be able to do them. So ask Allah subhanaw taala to help

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you to do good deeds, beg las panatela to make good deeds beloved to your heart, and then strive and do the best that you can and do it with a son with excellence.

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It was narrated that our mother and a shout out the Aloha and has said the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam once said, Oh people you should

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Do whatever good deeds that you can, for Allah does not get tired of giving your reward until you get tired. panela and then he said, the most beloved of good deeds to Allah are those done consistently, even if they're little or few. So choose some good deeds and do them every day be consistent. There's a beautiful narration with a prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam he said, Whosoever begins his or her day by carrying out a good deed, and ends his or her day by carrying out a good deed. Allah subhanaw taala says to the angels don't record any of his or her evil deeds in between these times.

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sapan Allah, what a generous and loving Lord and handed in that so start and end your day with good and so I wanted to leave us with something to ponder upon our that and our time in our graves before we resurrected. For many, this topic is both terrifying and depressing. But I want to share something so beautiful with you that the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam told us about