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Day 6 of ‘The Messengers’ series – Ramadhan 2015 presented by Sheikh Muiz Bukhary at Masjid Noor, Maldives.

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shopping and via your city. Maybe now Habibi never

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had a new either he was happy he

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didn't want to sleep.

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All praise and thanks we don't mind your loss anymore Tyler who is our Creator sustainer nareesha. Protect and cure, we asked allies to shower his choices of blessings and salutations upon our beloved Prophet Mohammed Solomon mileiq earning his family members his companions and all those who tread upon his path with utmost sincerity until the day of them.

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My dear brothers and sisters in Islam, the online viewers, television viewers, I welcome you all to day six of the messengers series, where we hope to discuss the story of the Prophet alayhi salatu salam, but before I delve into the story, I would like to remind myself and then all of you all, that this life that Allah Subhana Allah has given us is something very, very short. It is a temporary transitory stage that we are crossing over. Our destination is

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where we shall dwell there in forever and ever. So this is a temporary short stage that we are crossing. So at times, we face difficulties, we face challenges in life, and all of this has been decreed by Allah subhanho wa Taala. These challenges these difficulties, and just as how this worldly life is short, the challenges and difficulties are also short lived. They're very short lived, and a lost behind him a diamond knows best what is good for an individual as he states now you can leave Allahu nevsun in Lusaka, Allah subhanho wa Taala does not burn a soul more than that soul can endure Eliza but you will never burn a soul more than that which that soul can endure.

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Because at times when we go through difficulties and challenges, we tend to question Allah subhanho wa Taala we tend to question the decree of Allah subhanho wa Taala which is very wrong. Because we as believers, we as slaves of Allah subhanho wa Taala who believe in other we should know that trials and challenges are from Allah Subhana Medina, and most of the time, my dear brothers and sisters in Islam, these trials are blessings in disguise. This is something that we fail to understand because we have got weak minds, we find it difficult to understand the plight of Abbas Anahata. So at times what looks like a challenge at face value, what looks like a trial at face

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value can be a blessing in disguise later on. We don't know what's happening behind the scenes only Allah Medina knows a lot. So Virgil is the best planner. So we need to go through these challenges we need to struggle because after all, these files have a lifespan of Medina, they punish us to the better. They prepare us for something more bigger. We don't we cannot see the big picture. Allah Subhana Allah knows the big picture. We because we are weaklings, where we human beings, we find it difficult to comprehend the big picture. So these trials, these challenges that have lost hand and what Allah puts us through, they mold us, they prepare us they punish us to the better. And they if

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Allah subhanho wa Taala puts you to a trial My dear brother, Oh my dear sister, you need to understand that your sins have been forgiven. You are securing a great place in Alaska. If you go through that fryer with patience, without questioning a lot without questioning the degree of a lot. There can be an ample variety of trials, sicknesses, financial loss, the loss of a beloved one you could lose someone or maybe your parents, your spouse, your children, sicknesses can relate to you or your family. If you go through these challenges with patients not questioning a line of questioning the decree of Allah subhana wa Tada. We will have a great reward in store for us insha

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Allah will guide

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you see the when you look at the when you study the

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the the formation of a butterfly. It goes through something known as metamorphosis. How does it start off it starts off as what a caterpillar a caterpillar black color or you know you have great color caterpillars. When you keep a caterpillar and a butterfly, a butterfly something so beautiful. I mean you have a variety of colors on the wings of a butterfly, but when you keep it right next to a caterpillar, those two are in complete contrast. They look so different, but it is the caterpillar that becomes a butterfly. And how this is happening goes through different stages. At one point it will build itself as silk

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Hoon, a silk cocoon and it will go inside it, it will remain in the cocoon for some time and after which it will transform itself by the will of Allah Subhana Medina and break out as a beautiful butterfly. There is a story about this metamorphosis There was once a young boy who found a caterpillar in his garden, a caterpillar. He took this Caterpillar put it in a bottle, a young boy, and he went and showed it to his mother and he asked his mother, Mom, can I keep this with me? I just want to have it as a pet. Mother said okay, why not? Of course. So this boy, he kept this Caterpillar with him in his bedroom. He used to feed it leaves because caterpillars that eat leaves.

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He kept a little twig branch with leaves inside it.

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And the caterpillar was with this boy for some time. After a period of time, after a few days, he finds the caterpillar missing. He looks at the bottle, he turns around, and then he finds an under the branch under the leaf. The caterpillar had spun a silk cocoon, and it was inside the cocoon. Now the boy was excited, because when he was wondering where the caterpillar went, and he was wondering, what's this new cocoon that has formed under the niche, he runs and shows it to his mother. Then his mother explains to him that Look, my son, this is how it is. The butterfly is going through a stage of transformation, the caterpillar is going through a stage of transmit transformation, and in a few

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days it will emerge as a beautiful butterfly. But the boy was excited because he wanted to see this beautiful butterfly. So every single day he kept studying the cocoon. After a few days, he notices that there is a small break at the top of the cocoon, and he can see something fine to wriggle out something trying to break a small hole and find to come out and he kept observing it and he saw this creature inside the cocoon, struggling to come out it was trying to make the hole bigger and come out but there was a huge struggle. There was a huge struggle that was going on for the butterfly to break the cocoon and come out. He could not contain his excitement. And he thought Oh, the poor

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little thing is struggling to come out. Let me help the butterfly. He quickly runs and he gets himself a pair of scissors. He comes in he opens the he makes the hole bigger. He opens the hole in the cocoon and the butterfly pops out. But then he looks at it and it looks so weird. He was expecting a beautiful butterfly with slender, colorful wings. But out popped a small and looking Caterpillar with legs and ugly you know wings. He thought okay, perhaps it would take some time for the wings and the wings all look slimy and wet. So he thought maybe it will take some time for the wings to fly out and then maybe the butterfly butterfly will start flying around. Days fast and the

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butterfly never flew. The wings never formed. It always look wet and slimy. He was heartbroken. He went and told his mother about it. And then his mother smiles. The mother takes the boy to his professor, his teacher and the teacher explains to the boy, my dear son, the butterfly has to go through a complete stage of transformation. And for that that struggle is necessary. You did not allow the butterfly to complete its transformation you try to help the butterfly but in reality, it resulted in the butterfly not forming completely. In other words, he was explaining to the boy that a struggle is necessary. So likewise, like the butterfly is many brothers and sisters in Islam, you

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and I we need to struggle, we need to go through trials, we need to go through challenges because these trials these challenges are the things that form us that Polish as to the better. We need to learn from every mistake of ours. We need to learn from every mistake of us say for example, if you were to fall into a pit once, you must be careful that Henceforth you don't fall into the same thing again, you learn from your mistakes, you learn from your mistakes, you gain experience through all of that. So these are the purposes of Allah subhanho wa Taala putting us through trials and challenges. So we must never ever question the will of Allah subhana wa Jalla we must never ever

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question the decree of Allah azza wa jal And likewise, we should not be judgmental of others. You know, you and I, each one of us, we are all fighting our own battles. We are all fighting our own battles. At times, you may smile at me, I may smile at you but I don't know the difficulties, the challenges that you are going through, nor do you know the difficulties and challenges that I am going through. So we must never ever be judgmental of others. You know, when you look at someone, perhaps you didn't make it to the masjid and you start you know, judging him. Allah is the best of judges.

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We start judging him you know, it's a month of Ramadan. Why is India coming to the masjid? You know, I'm in the masjid. I'm praying on the first row, but this guy, he doesn't come to the masjid. We're very quick to judge others. We're very quick to judge others. We never give them the benefit of the doubt. We never make excuses for them. We don't even think of

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putting ourselves into their shoes, perhaps, you know, maybe he was not feeling well. Maybe he was feeling a bit tired after a long day of fasting. We never tried to make excuses. Instead, we are quick to judge. Remember that Allah is the best of judges. We're not supposed to judge. We're not supposed to judge Allah will judge everybody on the day of them. He is the best of judges, you and I were not judges, nor can we judge a book by its cover. That's what we are doing. We're judging books by their covers. We don't know what's in the heart of that individual. In reality, he may be closer to Allah subhanho wa Taala than us and because we are judgmental, and at times this judgmental

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thoughts, these judgmental thoughts lead us to backbiting about that individual gossiping about the individual, maybe we are with friends and we start talking bad about that individual you know, we are all in the masjid but he hasn't come to the masjid is not here for salado turabian or he's not here for Salatin, federal auto harasser, we start backbiting and by doing that, we are actually what is Allah subhanho wa Taala state? Are you? Are you him? I do Can I hear coolala McAfee himanta Will any one of you like to eat the flesh of your dead brother for carry to move, you will dislike it you will hate it. You will not like to eat the flesh of your dead brother. But when you back by when you

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gossip about others, this is what you're doing. You are eating his dead flesh and you are giving your hard earned good deeds to him. And if you don't have good deeds, you are going to burn yourself with his sins. May Allah Subhana Allah protect us all. We have better things to do, we need to prioritize. The problem the Muslim woman is facing today is that it is not the man at large. We do not understand or we don't know how to prioritize. We need to prioritize this life is short, the answer is the priority. Allah subhanho wa Taala. He is the priority, we need to give him priority. But instead we're giving the worldly life priority we are giving these materialistic possessions

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priority. There was once a scholar who looked at his students. And he said I want to show you all an example. He took a jar, he took a bottle, a glass jar, okay? And he put into rocks, two big rocks.

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And when he put in the two big rocks, two huge rocks, it filled up the jar. Okay. Then he showed it to his students and said students, what do you think is the jaffle are not too huge wrongs, say a job this size. And he put into huge rocks. The students all said Yeah, yes, of course the jar is full professor.

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Then the scholar took a few tiny pebbles and started putting it into the jar because there are a few gaps in the in the corners. And the pebbles went in. And he filled up all the tiny gaps. And then he looked at the students and said, Now what do you think is the job for this one says yes, the jar is full. Then he took some fine sand, fine sand, and he started to put the sand into the jar. Now sand can trickle into places where tiny pebbles can go yes or no. So the sand started to trickle in. And he fooled the job. And he looked at the students and said, Now students, what do you think of the job, they said the jar is full. Now what is inside the jar, two huge rocks, tiny pebbles and sand.

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Now the scholar goes on to explain to the students about prioritizing. He said that the two rocks are the most important things in your life a lot in Alaska, the two big rocks, the tiny little pebbles and those two rocks, Allah and Alaska you cannot do without those two priorities. Allah and Alaska. If you don't have a life, you don't have your focus on an alpha, you are ruined. And even if you are ruined in this life, you must make sure that you're not ruining the asset because that is where you're going to live forever and ever here maybe we may live for 40 5060 7080 years. If you are 30 years old. Maybe you have got another 30 to 40 years to live on the face of this earth. That

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is if Allah subhanho wa Taala has decreed that you live that long. If not, you might go even before that.

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So the two big rocks Allah and Allah Farah, the tiny pebbles, your family, your children, your worldly things. And then the sand are all the other little little little things. You know your vehicles, your houses, your pastime, your recreational activities. And then the teacher went on to say, take out all these things. Take out all the pebbles, the rocks, the sand from the bottle, and you can fill the jar, the jar is time. You can fill the jar if you want with sand alone.

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If you pour in sand, if I stopped putting in sand I can fill the jar with sand and will I be able to put any pebbles Will I be able to put the two big rocks so it's all about prioritizing. If you give priority to the sand, the tiny little things you won't have time for Firstly, the two big priority

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Allah Allah Hara you won't have time for the tiny pebbles, your family your children. Yeah you Halina hamanako and fusa como la coonara. Or you will believe Save yourselves and your families from the fire of Johanna, if you don't prioritize, if you just give priority to the sand, the recreational activities, the leisure activities, to all those little little things, time will slip away from within your fingers and you will not have time for the two major priorities Allah and His messenger said about while you and He will send them in an era now where you have time for the tiny little pebbles which are your family, your health, perhaps the life that you have here. So my dear

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brothers and sisters in Islam, let us prioritize it has fixate our focus on to Allah subhanho wa Taala and after it has worked towards securing a very, very good life and and after May Allah Subhana Allah help us to do so. Now coming back to the stories of the Prophet sallahu wa Salatu was Salam. We mentioned yesterday that after the flood, we were discussing the story of new highly misurata salaam. And we said that after the flood, the people that remained for all the children have no highlighting salatu salam, the people that remain with the children have no highlighting salatu salam because the other children of Adam AlLahi salatu salam all destroyed and the ones who

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remained were no highlight is Salatu was Salam viously and his nation. In other words, the children have no highlighting Serato setup. Now these individuals after no hunting, so that was when he also mentioned the New Hollywood Serato surrounding he lived for a period of 1700 years. Right after the flood he lived for about 300 odd years. And after that, after Nohara his rat was slammed his comb his nation, they remained a bone to read upon the oneness of Allah subhanho wa Taala for some time, until there came a nation called Art. There came a nation called Art and this nation they live in a hall.

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If you go to the forum, you will find that there is a surah a complete surah known as a cough. They lived in a house where was a puff puff is translated as the wind curb sand hills. They used to live by the sand hills sand dunes, a very barren, Rocky desert area.

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So in this nation, they lived there. They were a proud and arrogant nation. And they were the first individuals after the flood of the new Jaime salatu salam from the progeny of no Highland misurata ceram They were the first individuals to start to commit ship once again.

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They started to associate partners unto Allah subhanho wa Taala. Chandon succeeded in misleading them. As they started to come and ship, they started to worship idols in place of Allah subhanho wa Taala. They started to associate partners and to allies, the Virgin Islands behind Medina taala sends a profit to them now. And this profit was an error. He was an Arab, his name was who he was an Arab in the sense he used to speak Arabic the language of the Arabs, and he was sent to them by Allah subhanho wa Taala. He's because at that time, there were like, say, if we take the profits before, for example, Prophet alayhi salatu salam, and other prophets even though Malaysia that was a

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that was a possibility that they could have been conversing in other languages in other languages, but who the enemy Serato Sam was the first Prophet, in the sense the first Arab prophet alayhi salatu salam, then he was

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the son of Sharla. The son of our farfetched, the Son of Sam, we mentioned yesterday, Sam, the son of new Elena salat wa salam. He was the son of Charlene, the son of alpha fish, the Son of Sam, the son of known Allahu salatu wa sallam. He was sent to the people of ad and like we mentioned, they were an arrogant, boisterous and stubborn nation. They thought that they were the greatest and the strongest of the progeny of new Hideki Salatu was salam o. Allah azza wa jal talks about them in suitable fetcham

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Ramadan

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and Latina mula permit lo halfin.

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Allah subhanho wa Taala States did you Oh Mohammed said a long while you were early you were sending them not see how you Lord how Allah subhanho wa Taala dealt with the people of Allah tala ke firfer Allah

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did you not see how Allah subhanho wa Taala dealt with the people of iron

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eromanga Tila ima de Iran. Iran is the name of one of their predecessors one of the great grandfather's Iran, Iran,

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Iran, and they were tall like lofty pillars. They were like lofty pillars. They were creation of Allah subhanho wa Taala who thought that they were the strongest because they were created in such a way. They were tall and taba, fully built, like lofty pillars.

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I let the love you've loved me through harfield Beloved, and Allah subhanho wa Taala, the Creator Himself states, the likes of which were not created in the land.

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In the sense, there were they were uncommon. They were tall and powerfully built. And they were not like the other children of new Haile salatu salam. And that's why they thought of themselves as unique as singular, and they thought of themselves as special. And they were very arrogant and boisterous about it. Who the AlLahi salatu salam now starts inviting the people of God to add to the heat to the oneness of Allah subhanho wa Taala he kept on inviting them to allies overjet he kept on admonishing them advising them return back to Allah Subhana Allah Allah, Allah azza wa jal mentioned this when he states what he learned I didn't know for whom who taught me I

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mean in in your own hands on Allah subhanho wa Taala states and to add will add in a call whom who the end to add we sent their brother who will enter added a home holder and to the people of add we sent from one of them rude now this was from the sooner Allah subhanho dialer. And don't be surprised just as how it all sort of I said about you might think that Suna is something only for a sort of a sort of long winded center. But when you translate so NASA is a manner of doing something is a way of doing things. Even allies of a gel has Suna one and Taiji that listen Mattila de de la you will never ever find a change in the way Allah subhanho wa Taala does things so it was from the

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Sundar mythos behind him more data when that when he used to send prophets he used to send profits from their own cow

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from their own corner know howdy salatu salam wa

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sallam he was from the from his own tribe from his own nation, from his own nation, some silence from his own nation as we will study inshallah Allah, Allah azza wa jal generally used to appoint a profit from a particular nation, an individual who belonged to the very same nation that he was sending the profit to. This was from the Sunnah of Allah subhanho wa Taala. The reason being so that the account relates to them better, so that the nation would relate to them better instead of a foreigner instead of someone else, a stranger coming in and trying to advise them and remind him about Allah Subhana Medina, if one of them was appointed, they would relate to him better it would

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be easier, they would understand him better. They would relate to him better This was from the sooner Allah subhana wa jal as he stayed try the wider add in a horrible mood. So to add we sent one of their own, his name was rude color, and he says yeah homie, bajo la la comunidad Coronavirus como my nation or Buddha Morocco Mila Navarro, worship Allah subhana wa Jalla Mata Camila Coronavirus and you have no other God other than Allah subhana wa gyla I felt that the pool and will you not adopt?

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Will you not fear Allah? Will you not be conscious of Allah Subhana Medina, he admonishes them he advises them to turn back to Allah subhana wa dyne.

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But sadly,

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their reply, the reply of the people of God was similar to the reply of the people have no and this is where shaitaan generally succeeded with these nations to mislead them to reply back to the prophets of Allah in a very stubborn and arrogant way. So just like we discussed in the story of new Hollings that was about how the people of know, replied very harshly back to the highlight of salatu salam, the people of ad did the very same thing called Alma will Latina cafaro mean homie he in LA caffeine in

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The leaders of the town of the town of iron. They said at the from the people who disbelieved. They said in Iraq a piece of wearily we see we see in you suffer madness, foolishness we see in you, oh, who madness and foolishness. We're in another no cabinet Academy, and we think that you are a liar. We think that you are from the liars. Now what's, you know, strange and amazing here, my dear brothers and sisters in Islam, that even after knowing what happened to the people of North la Salatu was Salam. I mean, I'm sure that the story would have been handed down to them. They were not that far away from New Holly saragosa land in terms of generations, but still, after witnessing such

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a great sign from Allah subhanho wa Taala. Such a great punishment from Allah azza wa jal, they forgot about it. They forgot about it. They forgot about last winter Island. And now when a profit has come in front of them, they reply just as how the people have no reply to no holiday. So that was around what did they say? They said, We see a Bala in your misguidance in you.

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If you see that you are making a grave error. This is what they said to do an extra column, the column of add the nation of ad, they went on to say that we see that you are mad that you are foolish, and we see that you are a liar. But just is how no Haile salatu salam replied very calmly. Rude Allah is Raja Salam replies to them very calmly. Carla, Amina SMBs

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Oh my nation, there is no foolishness in me. I'm not mad, nor am I a fool wakeeney raso Mirabella Allah alamy berada I am a messenger what I can near also Rama, Rama I mean, but I am a messenger from the Lord of the word. So many brothers and sisters in Islam. We mentioned two prophets so far no Holly salatu salam and Booz Allen Serato. Sara, if you were if you were to analyze, like I said on the very first day, these stories are not to keep us ever used. The stories are not to keep us entertained until the time of the Raja lapada chinafy. apostle see him Eva. Allah subhanho wa Taala states that in their stories and the stories of the prophets, stories of the poor and stories of the

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nations of the past.

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There are lessons to be derived for whom and for the ones who have intellect for the ones who have intelligence. May Allah subhanho wa Taala open the doors of understanding for all of us. I mean,

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so we need to study the methodology of the prophets, Allah him salatu salam, how they reply back to their people. And this is why I started off with challenges and trials. We all go through challenges. Say you are on the field of Dawa, you're calling people to Allah subhanho wa Taala. Trust me, it's not going to be a bed of roses. It's not all rosy as how some people think you may have to go through certain challenges. You may have to go through trials, people may look down upon you, they may mock at you. They may make fun of you. But still you must persist. You must be consistent. Because after a look at the prophets, you can Ohara Serato, Psalm 950 years, he went

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through this ordeal and he went through this struggle. And he kept on persisting he was consistent. Why? Look at our own Beloved Prophet Mohammed said Allahu Allahu alayhi wa sallam, look at how many challenges he sort of had to go through his own people, the Quraysh they chased him out of his motherland, where he was born, not supervised, while you send them.

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The people of toy if they stoned him, they chased him.

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But he was patient, he built patience. He was calm, and he persisted on his mission. So we as the followers of Mohammed said a long while ago it was send them we must be patient, we must be patient and we must persist on what we are doing. We must stay upon goodness and others mechanical data help us all to do so. So no, so who the hell he said that was around he replies laser beam, I will actually Nero pseudo mirror behind me. And then he goes on to say goodbye live Welcome rissalah to be with him now. Stefan, I mean, I convey unto you the messages of my Lord obelisco Kumari, sila to be I convey unto you the messages of my Lord will another coat NASA from amin and I am a trustworthy

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advice because what did they say earlier? We think that you are a liar. We think that you are a liar. He replies back with a lack of NASA phone. I mean, I am a trustworthy advisor or well wishes for you. He replies very calmly to his phone.

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They were so proud and arrogant that they walked on the earth so full of themselves, the people of add, they were so proud, Allah subhanho wa Taala states for

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First tech battle in the va va hearing for the squad there you are arrogant in the land without any right What right do they have to be arrogant? What right do you and I have to be arrogant nothing. We came from what I know too far. Today we stand Mashallah

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six foot tall, tall, seven foot tall, but still where we come from nothing but a rubber two drops of liquid. This is where we come from. How can we be proud? How can we be arrogant?

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And even if we have a mustard seed of pride in our hearts, we don't stand a chance to enter Jannah May Allah subhanho wa Taala protect us all from elements of pride and arrogance. I mean, so the people are they were arrogant in the land without right and they said, walk on Oh, man, a shed to mean.

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And now look, they're boasting, they say who is mightier than us in strength? Who is stronger than us? We are so strong that they became proud and arrogant.

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Our lamb era?

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Allah, Allah de Haan upon whom who I shall do min

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waka Han ob Hi, Tina. Yeah Jay.

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Did they not know or see that Allah Subhana Allah Allah who created them was mighty in strength than them. They forgot about Allah. They forgot about the creator they forget about their maker. If they think that they are strong, they should know that their maker is much much stronger than them because he was the one who created them but they forgot about Allah subhana wa Tada. Well can be it. No, I don't. And they used to deny our our science approves our evidences. They used to deny all of this. Who the IRA is Raja salon, he kept on advising them he kept on reminding them sincerely, Allah subhanho wa Taala mentions all of this in the novel for an afternoon avicularia in is a taboo zone.

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A taboo area in is a taboo soon. Do you build high palaces? hudaydah Serato Sam, he advises them do you build the high palaces on every high place whilst you do not live in them? Now they were an extravagant nation. They used to build palaces, they were strong. They were good in architecture. They used to build the palaces, they would not even lived in those fantasies. Was that the halona masani eila de Lune. Was that the

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Luna? masani Allah Allah? And do you get for yourselves palaces, buildings, as if you will live there in forever and ever. Allah subhanho wa Taala had bestowed upon them and bless them with so many blessings. But still, they deny the signs of a loss for the island. And they went on to be arrogant. They went on to question the Prophet of Allah. And then finally they said to who the LA Serato ceram

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they challenge him and they say, Oh, no, we are who do magic bbnaija you know, beta d, g and e hygena. comelec. They said, Oh, would you have not brought any evidence to us, woman to be tariki Xena and we shall not leave our gods just because of what you are saying. What might be coming in? No. Are we going to believe in you? We are not going to believe in you.

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Who the Allahu salatu salam he says Carla in neosho law. What should I do anybody who mean magu Shree Cohn. He says, I call to Allah to witness and I bear you witness that and our very own that ini unliberated woman magoosh record that I am free. I am free from that which you ascribe as partners in worship, Allah and Allah.

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He freed himself from the ship that they were committing. And he asked Allah subhanho wa Taala, to be witness to the fact that he's free from what they are ascribing unto Allah subhana wa sallam, these individuals now wanted to wage war against the Prophet of Allah. They wanted to wage war against who Allah Azza wa sallam. And at that time, who the Allah Islam had a small band of followers, a small band of followers, just a few believers with him, they did not have any weapons. They did not have any artillery, nor were they

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a strong

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group. He didn't have a huge, strong following. They did not have any of these things, but they had something much greater than what the people have had had. They had the debacle of a loss of animal data. They had complete reliance upon Allah azza wa jal, as Would you say that was wrong. He states in need to Allah Arab beaver on Pico. He says, I put my trust in Allah. Robbie, Rebecca, my Lord and your Lord Manny

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most of the, he says that there is not a single creature on a single moving living creature. But Allah subhanho wa Taala has grasped it with its fold lock a lot basically it's under the control of a lost behind it was IRA in Nara BRS Raji. Mr. team were really my lord is on the straight path may Allah subhana wa tada guide us all and keep us on the straight path. I mean,

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so they started to challenge who the enemy salat wa salam, but he had firm tawakkol for Allah subhanho wa jal, and my dear brothers and sisters in Islam taking a moment, it is upon us to rely on Allah subhanho wa Taala at all moments at all times. He must have firm reliance upon Allah subhanho wa Taala woman yet de la hija Allah Raja, the one who fears Allah The one who is conscious of Allah Subhana Allah, Allahu Maharajah, he will open up ways for him. If you are in a problem Allah will take you out of the problem if you fear and if you are conscious of Allah Subhana Medina woman he is what Kayla adelante for high school and the individual who relies upon Allah Subhana Allah Allah

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that Allah has written is sufficient for that individual, Allah Subhana Medina is sufficient for that individual.

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So now who that is or that wasallam he prays to Allah subhanho wa Taala God or Sunni Bhima camdeboo

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He says, Oh Allah help me or be concerning Oh, Allah helped me be mark at the bone because they deny me they are denying me Help me Allah. Allah subhana wa tada replies Carla makani Let us be fine. Nana honey me, Allah says in a little while, in a short period of time they are going to regret

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the loss of Hannah Montana states in a short period of time they are going to regret there are 100 reply once again was they did not fear death because they thought of so much of themselves. They said I had a high hat and he

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said far away So far away he has a high hat so far away is that which you are promising Oh hold your challenges your all this is so far away we don't feel it in here in La Jolla, dounia hana mucho wanna

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know de mundo de, they went on to say there is nothing but this worldly life.

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This is the thing look, no priority. They have not prioritized and that's why I started off with how important it is to prioritize. They said, this is everything this worldly life is everything. We die and we live, this is it. We live this worldly life and then we die. We are not going to be resurrected. We are not going to be resurrected, but Allah subhanho llamada Allah subhanho wa Taala is not going to resurrect us YOLO you only live once. So this is the only life we have to make the best out of it party to whatever it is because this is the life of Allah subhanho wa Taala is not going to

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resurrect us. Yes, YOLO You Only Live Once you need to live in such a way you only live once you need to invest as much as possible for Africa. You must please Allah subhanho wa Taala in this one life that you have, so that you'll be able to live forever and ever in happiness and in the pleasure of Allah subhanho wa jal now My dear brothers and sisters in Islam, the punishment of Allah subhanho wa Taala begins just as a last beheading Medina promised in a short while they will start to regret what happens three years for three solid years, not one drop of rain.

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It didn't rain for three complete years, a lot of trouble. Now, the column of odd they were a nation who heavily relied on cultivation, they were all farmers, they heavily relied on cultivation for three years.

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drought and severe drought that

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afflicted the people of Iowa for three years starvation, no rain, their crops all died, their animals died, their crops, their produce the harvest were all destroyed. They were left with nothing but barren lands. Now what happens after three years of suffering, they started to cry unto their gods. They started to cry unto their gods, they started to cry and invoke their gods. They used to offer sacrifices for their gods, and they start asking their goals for him.

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Because they come into church, they were worshipping idols, they started to ask the idols for him. Now once they were invoking the idols suddenly they heard a voice from the heavens.

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crier calls out from the heavens and says, do you all want clouds? And they all replied, Yes. What color clouds do you all want? Do you want yellow clouds? Do you want Red Cloud? Blue clouds? What color do you want? They all cried out, we want grey dark clouds. Why? Because the minute you see dark clouds, what comes to your mind? It's going to rain. Right? So this would be one dark gray clouds.

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The wise said, Fine, you will have it.

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And now they were happy. They thought their invocation to their gods had been answered. And now they started to expect the dark gray clouds that were promised to them. And now they started to wait for the dark gray clouds. After a few days, they see in the far edges of the horizon, dark grey clouds approaching at a very rapid pace towards where they were living.

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They started to rejoice, they started to celebrate, because they were waiting for the rain. After three years. You can just imagine how dry and parched the lands were. They were celebrating. They were rejoicing. There was one woman according the books of history, her name was that one woman. She looked at the clouds. And she realized that they were not normal. They were not any just any ordinary clouds. She had this foreboding sense in her, you know, and she felt that there's something bad that is approaching and she started to run. She started to run and she started to cry out for help. And there was a small group of people who followed her as well. But the majority were

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rejoicing celebrating. They were having a party time because they were expecting rain. They were all they all ran out of their homes. They were all waiting for the dark clouds to engulf them and for rain to pour down. They were all celebrating as Allah Subhana Allah mentions for them

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then when they saw it as a dense cloud coming towards the valleys, they said

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they said this is a cloud bringing us rain.

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Ne Ne Allah subhanho wa Taala states name but it is that torment, which you are asking to be hastened reepham v ha either Aleem a wind where it is a painful punishment from Allah subhanho wa Taala by the brothers and sisters in Islam after the gray clouds and Gulf then a wind started to blow and blow Allah subhanho wa Taala he talks about it and sort of would have been

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very soft sorry in

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Sephora.

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And as far as they were destroyed by a few years while and when a lot about what am I doing for liquidity in Sub Saharan Africa the idea so far I had a lady with a money at the ATM in Alaska behind him in Thailand imposed on them this weekend for seven nights and eight days in succession. seven nights sobre la and he was a man he has a young in consumer succession in the sense throughout the seven nights and eight days if the wind was blowing every few years while and wind throughout the seven nights and eight days further all of our Murphy Hazara, and then you could see mankind you could see the people of Iran they were all thrown about everywhere. It was a hurricane It was a

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tornado, a cyclone name it what you want. It was a furious while and when that destroyed everything in it's packed.

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houses, buildings, their crops, their animals. And ultimately it destroyed them as well. Allah subhanho wa Taala states but toma de Hazara can

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do nothing in Korea. You can see them strewn all over the place, like

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hollow trunks of date pants, you see the date palm tree, when the wind blows. When the when the head is broken off. It's just the trunk alone the hollow trunk, so they were all lying.

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All over the place without heads, the heads were elsewhere rolling elsewhere their bodies were elsewhere. And have you been such a heavy and furious violent wind that blew across their code to them? miroku lashay MBM Maria beha. It destroyed everything by the command of its Lord. Obviously the rain that hurricane the tornado the cyclone is subject to the command of Allah subhanho wa Taala it does not have any power of its own. It is the command of Allah subhana wa sallam for us bajo la, la in LA Sakina woman de becomes they became such that nothing there was no trace left behind of them. They have they are dwellings of their houses, they built palaces, high palaces, lofty palaces,

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but the wind destroyed everything. There was nothing remaining nothing. Allah subhanho wa Taala states in another place for her

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for her

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Do you see any remnants of them? Do you see anything remaining of them? They were so proud. They were so arrogant, called woman Asher Tommy nakuha, who is no stronger than us, who is more powerful than us. And now look after the punishment of Allah subhanho wa Taala descended upon them for her Allah Minda Is there anything remaining of them? Nothing. Nothing at all. They were so arrogant. They were so boisterous. They were so proud. But after the punishment of Allah subhanho wa Taala descended, they failed to heed the warnings of the Messenger of Allah alayhi salatu salam, so nothing remained of them. Now what happened to who that is ratusan What happened to the small band

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of followers of Buddha Allah.

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Allah subhana wa Jalla mentions in regard to them in the novel called iron for Angelina, the for an Jaina one Lavina Mahmoud era of magic

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mean. So we saved him and those who are with him by a mercy from Us, Allah subhanho wa Taala he saved who'd AlLahi salatu salam as well as the people of good in the sense the followers of God Allah Azza wa sallam from this particular punishment, but the rest were all destroyed by Allah Subhana Medina, my dear brothers and sisters in Islam. This is the tale This is the story of the people of Rhode Island salat wa salam. And in sha Allah for the next session, we will be discussing about the story of another nation called samode. And we will be talking about the story of the Prophet salallahu alayhi salatu salam, I have an important announcement before I wrap off inshallah

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Dinah and that is that tomorrow we won't be having the messenger series even though we said that we will only know we will be won't be having only on Fridays The reason being and traveling to add to tomorrow in Sharla Diana, I will be there for the whole weekend and I should be back on Sunday in shallow data. So we will continue on Sunday. So Sunday evening after salata acid. We will talk about

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Swanee, Alexandra that was Sam the prophet SAW Allah and his nation plus behind him was ALLAH forgive all of our sins except our good deeds. And may He is the virgin unite us all in the gardens of general our beloved prophet muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam. I mean what

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is it?