Reflections – The Beauty Of The Arabic Language

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Sulaiman Moola

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Bismillah salatu salam ala rasulillah salam wa alayhi wa sallam were bad.

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I often mentioned this and it is an irrefutable reality. The Arabic language is just too amazing for words and the more you study it, the more you will be impressed, and the more you'll be blown away by how profound how amazing this language is. And if a person is into the study of synonyms alfre Cobain and Matera default as we would say, the fine line between synonyms then you will just be amazed by this language. So in Arabic They are four words to amongst others that we use to describe friend, associated partner, beloved, etc. The first bin Sahib, loosely translated as companion, the definition of Sahib the angelova the linguist tell us Manta letteratura tubik, someone who has spent

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an extended period of time with you. And hence, when the infidels of Mecca accused the Prophet sallallahu wasallam of insanity. Allah refuted the allegation by saying why masahito couldn't be Majnoon your prophet is not Allah did not say your prophet is not insane. Allah said your companion is not insane. Your companion Why? Because he spent so so many years and decades amongst you, and you know his sublime, noble and flawless character. And then we have a word referred to as Sadiq solidity you know, even those who don't speak Arabic would know basic words, and they would use the word studied. Again, the definition of Sadiq is mania for a hobby for a hike. May Allah make us true

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friends, many for a hobby for a hike.

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A person who expresses joy over the joy of his friend, that if your friend is happy, he had some positive developments, some accomplishment, something good to happen in his life. A friend, a true friend is one who would express joy on the happiness and the delight and the accomplishment of his friend. Well, yeah, so no, because Nick, and it was sad and him to see you in pain. So you won't rejoice over your setbacks or your challenges or your failures or your adversity, but rather if you are sad, then it would bring sadness to him when you saw a woman to saw Him and He will be friend the one you befriend where you are the man to Hardy and the one who has enmity with you who despises

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you, he will also dislike him and despise him and hence Allah says in the Quran, let the Latina takato Dena como when I remember, do not befriend those who have mocked Allah and His Messenger sallallahu wasallam. In fact, some linguists take it to another level as well. And they say Allah Medusa de una Nisa De De De De sadhika Wow, this is so beautiful in Arabic. A symbol of true friendship is that you are a friend to the friend of your friend. You be friends, someone who's a stranger to you, but because your friend is close to him, You befriend him.

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What a akuna Lisa DT occasionally I do we sadita here I do Ah, and someone who is an enemy to your friend, you also maintain a distance from him. Why because he is an enemy to someone who is very close to you. So that is the definition of friendship and the Arabic poet said it so beautifully. In a hot girl hot calm and can Amharic woman yo nafsa hooli and fog woman is arrivo Zamani, sadak Chateau de la Julio edgemarc. a true friend is one who would do anything and everything to bring happiness, joy and prosperity to you. Then we have a third word which is Helene, Sally, loosely translated as a friend but if you analyze it more closely, it means someone who's very dear very

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close, a Bosom friend, a Bosom friend, and the noble companions had referred to the Prophet sallallahu wasallam as Holly Helene. And what is the definition of holly Mantar literary Shara to be a person with whom you have a long period or relationship? What the hell let me have Beto fill out a bar. And his affection is part of your DNA. It's part of your anatomy, it's part of your body you love him so closely and dearly when say the NA Salma or the Allahu anhu wedded a woman from the kingda tribe, and he arrived at the prospective House of his, you know, future wife.

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So they had draped the house up and they had brought some gifts and they were servants. So you asked them what's all this about? They said had a mocha waha de mu m rottie. These are servants for you and your spouse. These are gifts for you and your spouse, and Subhanallah at that time, he said ma beha owes

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Sani Holly Lee, my beloved Bosom friend Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wa sallam had advised me against this. And that's the relation they had with what the prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam imagine at the time of marriage, and that's why I often say they were more cognizant of the tenets of Islam and the teachings of the Prophet salallahu alayhi wasallam in their marriages than we are in our funerals. And he said, outside the valley, if you can appreciate the expression contained in the word Holly, my beloved Bosom friend has advised me against this. He told me I must live in this world like a traveler and a wayfarer. And then you have the best of them all. And that's the word

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Habib, and this is the title exclusively conferred to the Prophet sallallahu wasallam. So of course, the prophet Abraham peace be upon him, allow him to refer to him as Holly, what tacos Allahu ebara Hema, hi Lila, and Allah had made Abraham his friend, his close friend. Of course, the whole of the relationship. The friendship is not like our friendship and relationship. But it speaks volumes on the lofty rank and station conferred upon the Prophet Ibrahim alayhi salatu was Salam. And this is Allah. Allah initiating what tada Allahu Ibrahima. It is Allah saying, I have made Abraham my friend. And then you have the word Habib. Wow. And this definition is just amazing. And the Prophet

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sallallahu wasallam said, well, Anna habibollah hawala for her, and I am the Habib of Allah, loosely translated as Beloved. But clearly no word can truly give justice to it. So what is the definition of Habib? Habib, the scholars tell us, it has one, you know, the salient quality of all the previous four. So number one, the first definition of hobbies, that mentality Orisha tubik, someone with whom you had a long relationship, someone would use you had a faithful relationship, someone with whom you had spent an extended period of time and pilot ratio to who they were for holy Faraj and a person who rejoices over your happiness. So when something good happens in your life Subhana Allah

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He rejoices ovate what Yeah, has only heard snake, and it hurts him and it grieves him and it saddens me to see any setback, challenge, difficulty or adversity in your life. And coupled with that, what the hell let Mahabharata hoofing our bar, he is love. his affection is muhabba and his mother is part of your entire body. It's part of your entire anatomy, it's part of your entire DNA. And the best part of it is all one hour tolerable. fader minga left for data who will be Alec, if your beloved was to ask you to submit and to surrender your life, then without a twitch of your eye without without any reservation, or apprehension or any reluctance you oblige and comply. And this

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was the realization that the noble companions had with a prophet sallallahu wasallam that of Habib, so when they didn't adesina radi Allahu anhu was about to be executed. And abou Sophia who was not a Muslim at that time, he asked him a question and he challenged him. He said today your life is on the line, and probably Muhammad Sallallahu wasallam is sitting with his family in some place of comfort and ease. Would you prefer being in his place and his life and him being in your place? And they didn't get anything out of your loved one who said Mark Hedberg, akuna Mohammedan, and a few mechanical lady who if he were to sleep or who should get into the heat when the jelly Sophia Holly,

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I will not accept the fact that the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wasallam be sitting where he is, and a thorn must break him. I will surrender or I will sacrifice my life to ward off that amount of discomfort. And this is the religion of Habib, where the Prophet of Allah sallallahu alayhi wa sallam was their beloved Satan Abu huraira the Allahu said Santa Habibi, sallallahu alayhi wa sallam. I asked my beloved Habib sallallahu alayhi wa sallam regarding his small algorithm, the Supreme name of allah after which prayers are accepted and prayers are not rejected. And he said, I think you should reflect over the last few verses of surah to Lhasa. And then I repeated my question

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for Allah He repeated the answer. May Allah subhanahu wa taala grant us the true love, affection, bond and servitude to the cause of the messenger sallallahu alayhi wa sallam. barakallahu feagan