All that you are, or you hope to be, you owe to your parents

Ikram Sanaullah


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Islam has emphasized on respecting elders and Quran the the book of the Almighty Allah subhanho wa Taala has taken a step further to explain that respect your parents who have reached old age who have become elderly. And there are two reasons for that. The first reason is when it is because when you were young, and you were dependent on your parents, they took care of you now they become old, there is no one to take care of them. It is your responsibility to take care of them. The second reason is because this is the system of the Almighty Allah, a person comes in this world, he's weak and feeble. And then he gains a strength, he becomes a little strong, and then again, he becomes old

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and he becomes weak and feeble. It is going to happen with everyone. So when a person reaches that age, he might behave a little different. He might tackle issues in a different manner, which you might dislike. So at that moment, don't get irritated, respect them, take care of them. Almighty Allah mentions in the Holy Quran in my yob Logan the indexical Kiba Duma, Oklahoma Falah taco Lahoma off, you know, your parents are going to reach an age where they become elderly, don't even utter the word off in front of them. Now what is roof off is not a verb. It is not a noun. It is just an expression, an expression of disappointment or discontent. So Almighty Allah is saying, don't even

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express your disappointment in front of your parents if they do something that you dislike, or a delight in a bus Radi Allahu Allahu mentions that if there was a word which was smaller than oath, then Allah subhanho wa Taala would have used that word in the Holy Quran show the honor of parents. So let us respect our parents. Let us respect the elderly people around