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IN-HOUSE TALK FOR THE “MABUHAY CLUB”
DARUL ARQAM SINGAPORE

(SUNDAY) 10 June 2012
3 PM @ THE GALAXY
Muslim Converts Assn. Spore
GEYLANG, CHANGI ROAD
SURAH


AL-ISRA’ : 17: 1
AL-BAQARAH
2: 45

"CONDITION FOR SEEKING DIVINE HELP FROM ALLAH"

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  1. 1. UNDERSTANDING QUR’ANIC MESSAGE IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, MOST COMPASSIONATE, MOST MERCIFUL. SURAH IMPORTANT REMINDER FROM THE AL-ISRA’ : 17: 1 COMMEMORATION OF ISRA’ - MI’RAJ AL-BAQARAH 2: 45 IN-HOUSE TALK FOR THE “MABUHAY CLUB” DARUL ARQAM SINGAPORE BY: (SUNDAY) 10 June 2012 3 PM @ THE GALAXY USTAZ ZHULKEFLEE HJ ISMAIL Muslim Converts Assn. Spore SINGAPURA GEYLANG, CHANGI ROADAll Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  2. 2. “LIMITLESS in His glory is He who transported His servant by night from the Inviolable House of Worship [at Mecca] to the Remote House of Worship [, at Jerusalem] - the environs of which We had blessed -so that We might show him some of Our symbols: for, verily, He alone is all-hearing, all-seeing.” (Qur’an: Isra’: 17: 1)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  3. 3. “Nay seek (Allahs) help with patient perseverance (SwOBR’) and prayer (SWOLAH): it is indeed hard, except to those who are humble (KHAA-SHI-’EEN).” (Qur’an: Baqarah: 2: 45)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  4. 4. “This, because Allah is the Protector (MAWLA) of all who have attained to faith, whereas they who deny the truth have no protector.” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47:11)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  5. 5. “And how many a community of greater power than this thy community which has driven thee out, [O Muhammad,] have We destroyed, with none to succour them!.” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47:13)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  6. 6. “CAN, THEN, he who takes his stand on a clear evidence from his Sustainer be likened Unto one to whom the evil of his own doings [always] seems goodly, and unto such as would follow but their own lusts (HAWA)?” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47:14)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  8. 8. IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, MOST COMPASSIONATE, MOST MERCIFULAll Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  9. 9. And (remember) when thy Lord drew forth from the Children of Adam― from their loins― their descendants, and made them testify concerning themselves, (saying): "Am I not your Lord (ROBB-Who cherishes and sustains you)?“― They said: "Yea! we do testify!“ (This), lest ye should say on the Day of Judgment: "of this we were unaware.” (Qur’an: A’raf: 7: 172)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  11. 11. “ I have only created jinns and men, that they may serve (worship) Me – LIYA’-BU-DUUN. No sustenance do I require of them nor do I require that they should feed Me. For Allah is He Who gives (all) Sustenance― Lord of Power, Steadfast (forever).” (Qur’an: Dzaariyat : 51: 56-58)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  12. 12. Unlike some other religion where worship entails offerings, in Islam, Allah s.w.t. is reminding us that He has no need for us, whereas we all stand in need of Him. In truth, it is Allah s.w.t. Who sustains, nourishes and continuously provides for us. Are we not grateful?All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  13. 13. "Verily I am Allah: there is no god but I: so serve thou Me, (only) and establish regular prayer (Swolah) for My Remembrance.” (Qur’an: TaHa: 20:14)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  15. 15. “If anyone withdraws himself from remembrance of Most Gracious, We appoint for him an evil one to be an intimate companion to him (QOREEN). Such (evil ones) really hinder them from the Path but they think that they are being guided aright! “ (Qur’an: Zukhruf: 49: 36-37)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  16. 16. • It is clear that Muslims who do not uphold and consistently perform their obligatory Swolah inevitably fall prey into following Satan’s footsteps, drawn into sins, due to the temptations and the glitters of the love for the world.• To help any Muslims in whatever problems they face, reminding them to keep to fulfilling their most important obligation – Swolah – is crucial.
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  18. 18. “ Enjoin prayer (SWOLAH) on thy people (family), and be patient and constant therein. We ask thee not to provide sustenance: We provide it for thee. But the (fruit of) the Hereafter is for Righteousness.” (Qur’an: TaHa: 20: 132)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  19. 19. Such is the importance of Swolah that we are to enjoin it upon our family too, no matter if it may be difficult, we have to patiently strive upon this – not to be complacent nor lax. Allah SWT also gave us a warning – which we all must be fearful of being afflicted :All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  20. 20. “But after them there followed a posterity who missed prayers (SWOLAH) and followed after lusts: soon, then will they face Destruction― “ (Qur’an: Mariam: 19: 59)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  21. 21. “But after them there followed a posterity who missed prayers (swolah) and followed after lusts: soon, then WE SEEK REFUGE IN“ALLAH FROM THIS ! will they face Destruction― (Qur’an: Mariam: 19: 59)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  22. 22. This ‘Swolah’ in fact is the Allah’s gift of spiritual nourishment for our own soul and eternal well-being. We will reap from its benefit in this world and shall fully benefit from its fruits (of eternal reward) in the Hereafter.All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  23. 23. “The head of the matter is Al-Islam; its pillar is the (obligatory) prayer i.e. Swolah; and its highest pinnacle is Jihad (striving with utmost) in the way of Allah.” (Hadith reported by Muslim)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  24. 24. “The Swolah is pillar of the religion, whosoever establishes it, establishes the religion; and whosoever destroys it, destroys the religion.” (Hadith narrated by Baihaqy from ‘Umar r.a.)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  26. 26. “O You who are leaders ! Verily, I consider to be the most important duty (of leaders) , which must be carried out diligently, is : in the matter of SWOLAH. Whosoever neglects his (duty of) Swolah, more so would he neglect his other duties. There is no share (of goodness) in Islam for those who discard As-Swolah” (Hadith reported by Malik)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  27. 27. “Between the man and disbelief (KUFR) is the abandonment of the prayer (SWOLAH).” (Hadith reported by Ahmad, Ibnu Majah, Abu Dawud and Muslim)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  28. 28. “ And be ye not like those who forgot Allah; and He made them forget their own selves (souls)! Such are the rebellious transgressors (FAASIQUN)!” (Qur’an: Hashr: 59:19)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  29. 29. “Not equal are the Companions of the Fire and the Companions of the Garden: it is the Companions of the Garden, that will achieve Felicity.” (Qur’an: Hashr: 59:20)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  30. 30. Most often “SWOLAH” is translated as “prayer” – but this is not accurate, because in Islam there are two kinds of prayer: [a] Non-specific prayer, communicating with Allah to make requests, supplication etc. termed “du’a”. Can be said in any language, at any time and on any occasion. 30All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  31. 31. Most often “SWOLAH” is translated as “prayer” – but this is not accurate, because in Islam there are two kinds of prayer: [b] Specific form of devotion or prayer termed “SWOLAH” : a prescribed form of worship as shown by the Prophet Muhammad [pbuh] comprising of: (1)Intention ; (2)Recitation; and (3) Action or postures. 31All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  32. 32. “(Establish you) Swolah (in the way or manner which) you see me (do the) swolah.” (Hadith narrated by Bukhary and Muslim)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  33. 33. “ set up regular prayers (Swolah) : for such prayers (Swolah) are enjoined on believers at stated times.” (Qur’an: An-Nisa’: 4:103)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  34. 34. Ta’rif (definition) From the point of view of Syara’ (legal) which is descriptive: “It consists of some recitations and actions, beginning with glorification (Takbir), and is concluded with Salaam (greeting of Peace) – with which we worship Allah (formal devotion) by complying with all its fixed conditions.” 34All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  35. 35. Ta’rif (definition) Its “Haqiqat” (Reality) is defined as: “ Presenting our entire self to Allah, with reverential fear towards Him, as well as instilling in our self, sense of esteem towards His Glory and Greatness, as well as towards His Absolute and Perfect Power” 35All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  36. 36. Ta’rif (definition) “Ruh al-Swolah” i.e. the Essence or Spirit of Swolah is defined: ”Communion (Tawajjuh) of our entire self, with hope and complete reliance towards Allah, with humility in His presence and sincerity, be it in our Dzikr (utterances of His remembrance), Du’a (supplications) and praises (Glorification of Him).” 36All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  37. 37. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [a] Its commandment bestowed through a special miracle – Isra’ wal- Mi’raj. 37All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  38. 38. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [b] It encapsulates every acts of worship performed especially by the angels. 38All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  39. 39. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [c] It is a intimate and personal communion, an invitation to have audience with the Compassionate and Merciful, Lord of all creation – directly, without any intermediary. 39All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  40. 40. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [d] Amongst its miracle is that, there is consensus amongst every Muslim regarding how generally it is to be performed, and the teaching of it has been continuously upheld and transmitted through an unbroken chain in every generation, since our Prophet’s time. 40All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  41. 41. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [e] And there is not one single moment, but there will always be Muslims engaged in Swolah on this earth. 41All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  42. 42. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [f] It is in a Muslim swolah that the manner of worship to God is truly reflected as similar to that of previous Prophets before Prophet Muhammad s.a.a.w., – standing, bowing, prostrating etc. which serves also, as effective reminder to the People of the Book and others. 42All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  43. 43. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [g] Although preferably swolah is to be performed in congregation in mosques, yet it can actually be performed by Muslims anywhere on earth, as long as it is free of filth. 43All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  44. 44. “Swolah” is such a special act of devotion, because: [h] Through it, Allah s.w.t. guarantees His divine help leading to real success for those who patiently persevere in Allah’ way and guard it, as revealed in the Qur’an: 44All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  45. 45. “And establish Regular Prayer (SWOLAH) : for Prayer restrains from shameful and unjust deeds; and (DZIKRULLAH) remembrance of Allah is the greatest (thing in life) without doubt.” (Qur’an: Ankabut: 29: 45)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  48. 48. “And thus have We willed you to be a community of the middle way (UMMATAN WASOTAN) [i.e. justly balanced], so that [with your lives] you might bear witness to the truth before all mankind (SHUHADAA-A ‘ALAN-NAAS) , and the Messenger as a witness over you..... “ (Qur’an: al- Baqarah: 2:143)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  50. 50. “Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah; and those who are with him are strong against Unbelievers, (but) compassionate amongst each other. Thou wilt see them (RUKU’) bow and (SUJD’) prostrate themselves (in prayer) seeking Grace from Allah and (His) Good Pleasure. On their faces are their marks, (being) the traces of their prostration....” (Qur’an: Ahzab: 33: 29)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  52. 52. “... This is their similitude in the Torah; and their similitude in the Gospel is: like a seed which sends forth its blade, then makes it strong; it then becomes thick and it stands on its own stem (filling) the sower with wonder and delight. As a result, it fills the Unbelievers with rage at him. Allah has promised those among them who believe and do righteous deeds Forgiveness and a great Reward..” (Qur’an: Ahzab: 33: 29)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  55. 55. “ ... and We appointed the Qiblah to which thou wast used, only to test those who followed the Messenger from those who would turn on their heels (from the faith). Indeed it was (a change) momentous (a grievous or heavy thing) except to those guided by Allah. And never would Allah make your faith of no effect. For Allah is to all people most surely full of kindness, Most Merciful..“ (Qur’an: al- Baqarah: 2:143)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  56. 56. EUROPE ASIA KA’ABA In BAKKA (MAKKAH) AFRICA FOCUS ON THE MIDDLE-EAST CROSS-ROAD CONNECTING THREE MAJOR CONTINENTSAll Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  57. 57. EUROPE ASIA KA’ABA In BAKKA (MAKKAH) AFRICA FOCUS ON THE MIDDLE-EAST CROSS-ROAD CONNECTING THREE MAJOR CONTINENTSAll Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  58. 58. EUROPE ASIA KA’ABA In BAKKA (MAKKAH) AFRICA FOCUS ON THE MIDDLE-EAST CROSS-ROAD CONNECTING THREE MAJOR CONTINENTSAll Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  59. 59. “The Believers must (eventually) win through (i.e. to become truly successful: FALAH) . Those who humble themselves (KHAA-SHI’UUN) in their prayers (SWOLAH); “ (Qur’an: al-Mu’minun: 23: 1-2)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  60. 60. “And who (strictly) guard their prayers (SWOLAH).” (Qur’an: al-Mu’minun: 23: 9)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  62. 62. “The first deeds of the servant of Allah that will be checked and accounted for on Judgement Day will be his ‘SWOLAH’, it will be thoroughly looked at. If it is found to be good, then he would be deemed successful; but if it is found to be wanting (deficient), then all his (other) deeds would be deemed useless and (he would become) a loser.” (Hadith reported by At- Tabrany from Anas r.a.)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  63. 63. “(What separates) Between a person and disbelief (KUFR), is the discarding or the abandonment of (his performing the obligatory prayer) SWOLAH” (Hadith reported by Ahmad, Ibnu Majah, Abu Dawud and Muslim)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  64. 64. Once the Prophet [pbuh] asked his companions “Do you believe that dirt can remain on a person bathing five times a day in a stream running in front of his door?” “No!” replied the companions, “No dirt can remain on his body.” The Prophet [pbuh] then remarked, “So exactly similar is the effect of SWOLAH offered five times a day. With the Grace of Allah, it washes away all the sins.” (Hadith reported by Muslim) 64All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  65. 65. Verily the five (obligatory prayer) SWOLAH removes sins in the same way that water removes the filth.” (Hadith reported by Muslim)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  67. 67. “O you who have attained to faith! If you help [the cause of] Allah, He will help you, and will make firm your steps;” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47: 7)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  68. 68. “but as for those who are bent on denying the truth, ill fortune awaits them, since He will let all their [good] deeds go to waste: this, because they hate [the very thought of] what Allah has bestowed from on high and thus He causes all their deeds to come to nought!” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47: 8-9)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  69. 69. “Have they, then, never journeyed about the earth and beheld what happened in the end to those [wilful sinners] who lived before their time? Allah destroyed them utterly: and the like thereof awaits all who deny the truth.” (Qur’an: Muhammad: 47: 10)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
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  71. 71. “LET IT NOT deceive thee that those (KUFFAR) who are bent on denying the truth seem to be able to do as they please on earth: it is [but] a brief enjoyment, with hell thereafter as their goal - and how vile a resting-place! - whereas those (MUTTAQEEN) who remain conscious of their Sustainer shall have gardens through which running waters flow, therein to abide: a ready welcome from Allah. And that which is with Allah is best for the truly virtuous.” (Qur’an: Aali ‘Imtan: 3: 196-198)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  72. 72. “O you who have attained to faith! Be patient in adversity, and vie in patience with one another, and be ever ready [to do what is right], and remain conscious of Allah, so that you might attain to a happy state!” (Qur’an: Aali ‘Imran: 3: 200)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  73. 73. “But as for those who strive hard in Our cause -We shall most certainly guide them onto paths that lead unto Us: for, behold, Allah is indeed with the doers of good.” (Qur’an: Ankabut: 26: 69)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  74. 74. "O my Lord! make me one who establishes regular Prayer, and also (raise such) among my offspring (who establish regular Prayer) O our Lord! and accept Thou my Supplication. "O our Lord! cover (us) with Thy Forgiveness― for me, my parents, and (all) Believers, on the Day that the Reckoning will be established!" (Qur’an: Ibrahim: 14: 40-41)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  75. 75. "Our Lord! Grant unto us spouses and offspring who will be the comfort of our eyes and give us (the grace) to lead the righteous." (Qur’an: Ibrahim: 25: 74)All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  76. 76. “And may the Salutations of Allah and peace be upon our Leader Muhammad and his family and Companions. And all praises belongs to Allah, Lord Sustainer of the worlds.”All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)
  77. 77. All welcome to visit my web-blog http://an-naseehah.blogspot.com/ http://introductiontotauhid.blogspot.com/ http://oyoubelievers.blogspot.com/ http://al-amthaal.blogspot.com/ http://zhulkeflee-archive.blogspot.com/ http://criteriaforaholybook-quran.blogspot.com/ http://with-the-truthful.blogspot.com/ http ://muqaddam-nurul.blogspot.com/ 77All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2012)

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