Yawma la yanfa’u malun wa la banuna illa man ata Allaha bi qalban salim: on that day, neither wealth nor children will benefit, only the one who comes to Allah with a pure heart” (26:88-89).
Thus, according to the Quran, the only people saved on the Day of Judgment are people with qulub salima (sound hearts). “Salim” (sound) is related to the word ! “aslama” because “Islam” is moving towards that state of soundness.
The command to purify our hearts was an essential Islamic teaching ever since the early stages of the revelation in Makkah. Sayyidina Abu Huraira (رضي الله عنه) reported: “Rasulullah ﷺ said: ‘Verily, Allah does not look at your appearance or wealth, but rather He looks at your hearts and actions’.” (Sahih Muslim 2564)
- To gain a better understanding of the heart In light of Qur’an and the Sunnah.
- To purify the heart of all blameworthy traits and fill it with those traits that are praiseworthy
- To discover a way in which we can maintain the purity of our hearts.
Topics & Content:
- Definition of the Heart
- Dealing with various diseases of the heart and its cures:
- Back biting , Anger, Miserliness, Lying, Hatred , Envy , Riya (Ostentation) & Love of this World…
- Prioritize the spiritual condition of your heart as the most important thing in your life
- Through obtaining purity of heart also be able to obtain purity of thought, purity of speech and most of all purity of action.
- Become a humble servant of Allah
- Be of great benefit to the ummah and to mankind as a whole
- Prepare for a great reward on the day of Judgement… Inshaa-Allah
Truly in the body there is a morsel of flesh, which, if it be whole, all the body is whole, and which, if it is diseased, all of [the body] is diseased. Truly, it is the heart.” [Bukhari & Muslim]