Socially Distanced Through Social Media
Channel: Zahir Mahmood
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Imagine a home's
you don't have people you know sitting with each other contacted each other talking to each other anymore
everybody's the daughter is upstairs the other daughter the other room the son is downstairs the other sons in the other room. You know the mothers in one room the fathers in one room. No longer do people communicate
Subhana Allah they call these things what they call a mass communication, sources of mass communication tools of mass communication. Yeah, you communicate with all the world. But you lose touch with those that you're meant to communicate with.
Your Do you remember the old days maybe optimum does the we remember the old days. And acid we showed you remember?
You had the phones, you had to turn around like this. And many of them had locks on them. They asked how sparingly they were used. First you have to go you go like this, your fingers start hurting, you've had to repack slam three times.
And when a phone call would come from your brother in another city or from another country, you'd get so excited. It bought people together.
Today, you have mass communication, but you have zero communication or very little communication with the people that you're meant to communication.
you know, they came to the Messenger of Allah sallallahu alayhi wa sallam once and they said to the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wa sallam. They said O Messenger of Allah.
O Messenger of Allah, we eat but we don't get satiated.
We eat but we don't get full. We don't get satiated. The barbarism? Allah alayhi wa sallam said to them, let Allah come after raccoon.
Maybe you eat in separate places and you don't eat as a family. You don't eat together.
They said yes, a message of Allah, laborious en la la wa sallam said the French army could eat together.
Take the name of Allah. Allah will put Baraka in your food La ilaha illAllah. This was regarding food. Today, dinner time, nobody's there at dinner time.
And if they happen to be there at dinner time, they're on their phones or they're on the gadgets and the message of Allah Subhan Allah Allah wa salam is telling the Sahaba of the Ummah at home, you know, maybe you don't get satiated and the reason you don't get satiated, is what
because you don't eat together.