Keep ourselves in check.

October 5, 2008 at 8:00 am 3 comments

Hasan al-Basri used to say: “Among the signs that someone is drowning in sins is the lack of motivation to fast voluntarily and the disinclination to undertake the night prayer.”

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Certitude & Detachment Come on all you youths!

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  • 1. siswand  |  October 5, 2008 at 9:15 am

    how true! we nawafil to get close, obligations alone not enough

  • 2. siswand  |  October 5, 2008 at 9:15 am

    we *need nawafil

  • 3. alfaqeer  |  October 6, 2008 at 8:45 am

    siswand: Yup definitely.. Although we need to be sure our obligations are all in order before wanting to do more & more and then in the end, losing steam. That which is little but lasting is loved more than that which is a lot but does not last.

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