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Dunia Shuaib

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Episode Notes

The Messenger of Allah ï·º said, “There is not a day upon which the servant awakens but that two angels descend. One of them says: ‘O Allah, repay one who spends in charity!’ The other says: ‘O Allah, destroy one who withholds charity!’” [Bukhari & Muslim]

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Wrong Do you know?

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Me on this path?

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Wouldn't you love to be a person who strives in the path of a law? Or a person who prays pm every night without rest? Or a person who fasts every day? I know I would. But why? Because we all know the great and unimaginable reward for doing so. But Can any of us actually to that? Pray every single night and fast every single day? If No, I don't think any of us can. But all of us, every single person watching this can get that great reward in sha Allah. Because the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, One who lends effort to the widows and the poor, is like the one who strives in the way of Allah. Or like a person who stands in prayer all night without rest, or like a person

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who fasts continuously. So panela Isn't that amazing? And it handed in that, that in our time, a law has made it so easy, we can do it from the comfort of our own homes. Nowadays, all we have to do is simply click on a link, enter a few numbers and hit Submit panela all we need to do is spend one minute paired with a sincere intention. And by helping our poor, hungry unsheltered sisters, brothers, children and orphans, we can insha Allah attain such a massive reward.

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There's a story that our mother has a shout out the level and he narrated. That always amazes me. She said one day while the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam was out of the house, a woman came to her and she had two daughters with her. She said she asked me for something to eat. So I looked into my house, but I couldn't find anything except for a single date. So panela Imagine all the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wasallam had in his house was a date only one. So I showed the law and has said, I gave her that date that one day, and she divided it between her and her daughters. And they ate it. And then they left. She said Subhanallah isn't that amazing that she didn't even eat any of it

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herself. And so she said the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam later came home. And so she told him what happened. And he said to her, that that action veiled her from the Hellfire

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if feeding your own children, which is your fitrah, which is natural for one to have mercy and compassion on their own children. If feeding your own children can save up, save us from hellfire. Imagine the reward for feeding someone else's children spamela what's amazing about subaqua giving in charity is that the virtues and the rewards are endless. But I'm only going to share with you two more narrations Would you like to be with the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wasallam in genma he sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, myself and the caretaker of an orphan will be like this in paradise. And the narrator said that he held two fingers together to show the proximity. There's

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nothing more that we want in this life than to be among those poor most beloved to a las panatela that's why we started this reconnect journey. This entire journey. We've been on a mission to nurture divine love to gain that special love of Allah subhanho wa Taala.

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Allah subhanaw taala said, My love is assured for those who spend on each other for my sake. So will you take this opportunity to be with the prophet SAW Selim like this? And will you be from those who Allah loves tonight?