HONOUR YOUR SOUL

أكْرِمْ نَفْسَكَ ما أعانَتْكَ عَلى طاعَةِ اللّهِ

Imam Ali (as) said: “Honour your soul as long as it aids you in the obedience of God.”

[Ghurar Al-Hikam]

RIGHTEOUSNESS (تقوى) AND SELF-PURIFICATION (تزكية) | PART.2

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إنَّ تَقوَى اللّه‏ِ دَواءُ داءِ قُلوبِكُم … وطَهُورُ دَنَسِ أنفُسِكُم

Imam Ali (as) said, ‘Verily, being wary of one’s duty to God is the remedy for the disease of your hearts … and the purifier of the pollution in your souls.’

[Nahjul Balaghah, no. 198]

RIGHTEOUSNESS (تقوى) AND SELF-PURIFICATION (تزكية) | PART.1

قال رسول الله (ص): أكثر ما تلج به أمتي الجنة تقوى الله وحسن الخلق

The Messenger of God (saw) said : “My Ummah will enter into Paradise mostly on the basis of piety and excellence in moral conduct. ”

[Al-Kafi, vol. 2, page 100]

THE TOBACCO FATWA

Ayatollah Mirza Shirazi who issued his famous Tobacco Edict, declared that using tobacco was akin to waging war against the 12th Imam (may God hasten his reappearance).

REFLECTIONS ON THE CHAPTER OF THE SUN [91]

The Prophet (S) said:

“He who recites it (Surah Ash-Shams) is like he who has given charity (in the way of God) to all things that the sun and the moon shine upon.”

[Majma’-al-Bayan, vol, 10. p. 496]