ICNA Sisters WingRuku 1 Lets go back and ponder some more! Do not let the thought of Allah leave you any time, look around and appreciate Him. People whose hearts are sealed; Liars – Truth does not interest them. Wrongdoers – difficult to follow moral limitations. Conceited and proud – know the truth, yet they do not follow. Making fun, jokes, ridiculing the truth – cartoons in newspapers, sarcastic references in programs
ICNA Sisters WingRuku 2 – literally means the “Days of Allah”. The evil days of the people when Allah’s wrath descended on them. They are also a sign for people who want to believe.
ICNA Sisters Wing Transfer of Leadership. The children of Israel were given Divine Guidance and leadership. They started to corrupt the message due to mutual envy, malice and injustice. Therefore, leadership was assigned to a new “ummah”. Allah’s instructions “follow the clear way of religion and do not follow desires”.
ICNA Sisters WingRuku 3 People who make “Desire their deity” Desires are ever changing, fleeting and never satisfied. “Have you seen him who makes his own desire his god? … Nay, they are but as thecattle..” (al-Furqan25: 43-4). Following one’s desires also makes one short-sighted. Makes one selfish and greedy. Focus only on this life and worldly desires. Denial of Hereafter.
ICNA Sisters WingRuku 4 Everyone will be “brought down to their knees”. Destroyed and defeated. So weak they won’t be able to stand straight. Atmosphere of awe and fear. Like prisoners-of-war, waiting to be sorted.