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Ibraheem Menk

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Bismillah al Rahman al Rahim Al hamdu Lillahi Rabbil Alameen Illa Allah al Amin will be in a stream or suddenly want to send me more Allah Tamil mbi emammal more saline Nabina Muhammad wa ala alihi wa sahbihi Ultramarine Allah Melissa hola Illa manager Anita who Salah one teta Jalan has an either Sheikh salah or BS zero Allah to ask you to attend mumble here will be kind of stream. We thank Allah herbalist that you will Jellal for having gathered us here once again and we ask Allah subhanahu wa taala to surround us with the mullah Iike and to cause his mercy and his Sakeena to descend upon us, and to raise us with the Gambia, Allah hemos salat wa salam, and those whom he has

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mentioned with them, I mean,

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they care is the remembrance of Allah subhanho wa taala. But when we think of the word vicar, many times, we don't think of what this entails what it includes. So Salah is the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala when Musa alayhis Salatu was Salam went to speak to Allah subhanho wa Taala or he went towards the fire, and they he met Allah subhanho wa Taala he spoke to Allah subhanho wa Taala Allah began by introducing himself in many Hola Hola, isla.

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Farah Bodine workI means Salah Charlie the Cree indeed I am Allah, there is no being worthy of worship besides me. So worship Me and establish the salah for my remembrance, established the salah for my remembrance. So Salah is the pure form of the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala the recitation of the Quran

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in and of itself is the vicar of Allah subhanho wa taala. In fact, it is the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala with his own words, so the words that the Almighty spoke are by which we are remembering him when we recite the Quran, Allah subhanho wa Taala says, in a manner known as the Cava in LA hula, have you alone? Indeed, We sent down the vicar and we will protect it. What is the vicar here? It is the Quran in and of itself. So all of the Riba that were established for the remembrance of Allah subhanho wa Taala at Hajj at Hajj. Allah subhanahu wa taala says for you though globally to mana see cacoon first Quran Allah Hi Kevin Creek

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shed Danny kura and when you finish your rights, remembering Allah subhanho wa Taala remember Allah when you finish Hajj out of moose Delhi for all of this, remember Allah subhanho wa Taala as your forefathers remembered him or in a greater manner, so Hajj in and of itself is also for the remembrance of Allah subhanahu wa taala what is my point here? My point today is that our entire lives for the vicar of ALLAH SubhanA wa Tada and this is why we find

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that when you wake up in the morning, the first thing that you do is to wash your face and to bow down for the remembrance of your Lord Almighty your maker the one whom you will return to the one whom you will answer for your life to the one whom you will stand before one day naked and uncircumcised barefoot. You stand before Your maker answering to him or a bull is that you will July remember that day. And remember Allah subhanho wa Taala that is the message that we get when we say Alhamdulillah play Praise be to Allah and let the IANA bat dama tena wa E Lee him no Sure. Praise be to Allah, the one who brought us to life after having taken our lives away when you go to sleep

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If your life is taken away, he gives you life once again while he lay in mature and to him will be the resurrection. This mini resurrection that you go through every night when you go to sleep will one day happen in a major way. And on that day you will die and you will return to Allah subhanahu Attallah you will be resurrected to Allah Allah is that you will July so your sleep you're waking up you're establishing of the fragile salah is the remembrance of Allah subhanho wa Taala as your day goes along, you establish the Doha salah, you become heedless 1011 12 o'clock. Now it's time for the Doha salah. As you become heedless, again close to the federal salah, close to the hustle Salah

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three four hours have passed you begin to forget Allah subhanho wa Taala it's time to remember him again. And there's not one day in your life not one day in your life. When you are given a discount you are given a holiday from that salah. It is always to be established for Allah subhanho wa Taala until you remember until you returned to him. So we remember Allah subhanho wa Taala you see a Sahabi or the Allahu Anhu he comes to the messenger sallallahu alayhi wa sallam and he said in sha Allah Islamia. Keturah Tara Attallah Yeah, so do Leny Allah emmalin a teta. But while he that the commandments of Allah subhanahu wa taala are too many for me. There's too much. I don't know what to

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do. Now. There's so much to do that we've been commanded to do. So guide me to one thing that I can do, that I will remain firm upon. So the messenger sallallahu alayhi wa sallam told him one thing, Lai Azad, Holy Son who karate by mean Vickery Allah, leave your tongue moist with the remembrance of Allah subhanahu Attallah. So as you go your day to go about your day to day tasks, and you go out of the home, you get to your business, La ilaha illa Allah, a stone fear Allah Subhana Allah Al Hamdulillah Alhamdulillah Allahu Akbar. And do you know what is the amazing thing as you get better and better at this, you start to say those which are slightly more complex Subhan Allah He loves,

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the more be handy. And as you say it a tree is grown for you in Jana, as you say, a stealthier Hola, Haleem I seek the forgiveness of Allah the great one sin is taken away from you. So they are actually effects of these words that you are saying, and not only that, you find all of a sudden your heart is at peace. Your heart is calm. Why? Because you remember the one who made you methodology of Quran Allah, we're living the lie of Quran Allah can methylene how you will meet the one who remembers Allah he's example. And the one who does not remember Allah is like that of a living and a dead person. You see, if you go about on the streets and you see the people walking,

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alive, walking, talking, drinking, eating, doing whatever they do. And then you think of the people in the graves and how they emotionless still life has come to an end for them. It is over the life of this world is over. Their example is like the example of one who remembers Allah and the one who does not remember Allah subhanahu Attallah when you remember ALLAH, your heart comes alive. You begin to feel no light emanating from that heart, no matter what happens to you, problems, difficulties, someone comes swears you say and Hamdulillah I still feel Allah La ilaha illa Allah, you constantly remember Allah subhanho wa Taala and this is what Allah subhanho wa Taala one suffers

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AMI, early CAFA Allah it can cause your own or you who have believed don't let your families and your businesses distract you from the remembrance of Allah subhanho wa Taala and whoever does that wherever allows his family or his

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his business his wealth to distract him from the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala then such a person is a loser. Such a person is a loser. You see one of the highest or best places to do the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala is the marketplace. Why is it Why is it so? It's a place where people are chasing the dunya people are after the dollar, the pound, the gold and the silver, they're chasing it, they after it. And here you are, amid this sea of people that are chasing after the dunya one voice remembering Allah Boulez that you will July Imagine your value was Allah subhanahu Attallah. Imagine how Allah subhanahu wa taala feels how happy he becomes when he sees you remembering him.

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mandalika Ronnie V. Neff, see the kartu who fee enough see the one who remembers me within himself. I remember him within myself, woman vichara NiFi Mela, the curve to the mela in Hiram mean? That if one remembers Allah in a gathering, I remember him in a gathering better than the one that he has remembered me in. So you remember Allah subhanho wa taala, that beacon of light amongst the ocean of people who are heedless, chasing the dunya. And the beauty of that, the beauty of that is that when you chase Reba Allah, the pleasure of Allah subhanahu wa taala then Allah throws the dunya at your feet. So that which they are chasing after that which they are running after trying to get by any

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means whatsoever. Allah throws it at your feet, take it, it's yours. Take it because you remembered me. Allah Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar. Try this out. And your family, no matter how close they are to you, no matter how beloved, that child is to you. You love the child with your entire heart and everything that it contains. Remember one thing, the love of Allah subhanho wa Taala is more pristine. The love of Allah subhanahu wa taala takes the first position. You always prefer the love of Allah subhanahu wa taala over everything else. You see what happens when that item or that person becomes so close to you, that you forget Allah subhanahu Attallah Allah tests you from that

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direction. Allah subhanahu wa taala test you from your business from your family, and all of a sudden you find difficulty what is that? What is that? That's a reminder you forgot me for these people for this item. Come back to me. Come back to me. When the hadith of Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wa sallam. A Hadith could see from Allah subhanahu wa Tada. It mentions mentor karula by Elijah sheep run the Quran to Eli he the era, the one who comes close to me a hand span I come close to him and half an arm's length aumentar Corolla ILA year virar and telco Rob to E bar and the one who comes close to me half an arm's length, I come close to him, a full arm's length woman attorney

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mushy and tell you two who are Wella and the one who comes to Me walking, I come to him running, Allahu Akbar. Imagine you're going about your day to day tasks and your heart is worth Allah subhanho wa taala. Imagine that as you walk towards that difficulty that problem that you're about to tackle. Allah is moving towards you. Do you think you will go wrong? Do you think that you will not have the help of Allah subhanahu wa Tada. He says, woman attorney Mesha at a to her well, and the one who comes walking to me i Come running into him. Allah Allahu Akbar. And the beauty of the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala is that

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when we run towards Allah subhanho wa Taala or when we fear, Allah subhanahu wa Tada. We have nowhere to run. But Allah subhanho wa taala. So if I were to tell you that there is a lion coming from this direction, then what you would do is say, You know what, I better run in the opposite direction because this thing is coming. It's going to get me so you run in the opposite direction. You're walking through the night you hear footsteps behind you, what do you do, you quicken your pace? You run away from that which you fear, but what Allah Where are you going to run where

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Are you going to go except Allah who bullies that you will jellen So Allah subhanahu Attallah says, fulfill ruyle Allah, so run to Allah run to Allah subhanahu wa Tada, you've disobeyed ALLAH SubhanA wa Tada. You feel fear His punishment, run to Allah subhanho wa taala. Remember Allah subhanho wa Taala and Allah will give you the ability to navigate your life in a beautiful manner. One last point before we end off, you know many of us suffer from anxiety. We suffer from depression, we suffer from mental illnesses, we suffer from the worry of the future, what's going to happen to our children to ourselves, etc. There is one answer. And there is a very simple answer for the believer.

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Be the clean up telephone magazine, no colo Behold, with the remembrance of Allah do the hearts find ease, they calm down. When you practice, the vicar of Allah subhanho wa Taala your anxiety comes down. You will nerves, peace, you become happy with whatever happens. Now it doesn't matter because I'm not in control. It is Allah horrible is that you will Jalil who is in control. I leave it to him. Imagine the peace that you will find from that. May Allah subhanahu Attallah protect us and may Allah subhanahu Attallah grant us the ability to remember him in the manner that he wants us to remember him, I mean, or SallAllahu wasallam albaraka ala Nabina Muhammad Ali, he was so happy he

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