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]

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]

REFLECTIONS ON THE CHAPTER OF THE NIGHT [92]

On the virtue of this Surah, the Holy Prophet (S) said:

“He who recites it (Surah Al-Layl) God rewards him so much so that he is satisfied, and He protects him from toil, and makes (the path of his life) smooth for him.”

[Bihar-al-Anwar, vol. 74, p. 395, Traditions 35 and 38.]