Hamza Tzortzis – How to Love the Haters

Hamza Tzortzis
AI: Summary © The speaker discusses the hatred towards social media and how it has made people feel unhappy. They encourage people to show love to hate and use words of peace to turn around the anger. The speaker also emphasizes the importance of elevating one's heart and mind to be the one to live in peace and love for oneself.
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This is Hamza undressed, saw this, and this is my story. Frustrated, I crossed the teacup with my hand, the blood did not wash away the anger. How should I respond to the overwhelming hate on social media? What made it worse, the hatred was aimed at those I love the most Allah and His messenger. Now content, I'm really happy, those days are over. The hatred hasn't stopped. But I've learned to show love to those who hate. This profound change within myself could have only been possible with the help and guidance from Allah. Indeed, Allah will not change the condition of people into the change what is in themselves. So how can we show love to those that hate? We could turn haters into

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friends by repenting anything was something more virtuous and beautiful, repel evil, but that deed which is better, and thereupon The one who between you and him is enmity will become as though he was a devoted friend, and always reply with words of peace. And the servants of the Most Merciful are those who walk upon the earth easily, and when the ignorant addressed them harshly, they say words of peace. Don't be blinded by hatred, that animosity may be a sign that we've done something wrong. Don't let hatred meet you swear from being fair to yourself and others. You may learn something from those who hate you. And do not let the hatred of a people prevent you from being just

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simplifies. Know that the hate is a symptom of a cause. Do not treat the symptom, try to understand why they hate. Maybe it's ignorance, negative experiences, ego and following the ephemeral desires. It is they that need the help, and you should be the one to elevate. invite to the work of your Lord with wisdom and good instruction. You should love goodness and guidance for all humanity. plant seeds in the hearts and minds with the hope that Allah will make them grow into the fruits of eemaan remember what our beloved Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said, love for humanity, what you love for yourself. Don't give up on using these timeless principles. Remember, the reward for goodness is

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good itself is the reward for good anything but good

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