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WAR ON GAZA
test to check if you a part of the Ummah
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله
My Brothers & Sisters in Islam,
am sure you know of the Hadith of Prophet Muhammad Sallahu Alaihi
WasSalam that says, He
who is not concerned about the Ummah, is not one of us.
think, it is a serious matter to be cast out of the Ummah The 1.6
billion strong Muslim community on this globe today. And if you are not in
the Ummah, where are you? In a pack of enemies who are hell bent to tear
you to shreds. On the other hand it is easy to be within the fold and
warmth of the Ummah.
If you & I did even one of these, we qualify
to be within the Ummah.
weep in solitude for the helpless children killed in Gaza on and after 27th
raise your hand in Dua for the helpless Muslims of Palestine?
raise your hand in Dua for the downfall of the tyrant Israel?
give a rupee in Sadaqah for the alleviation of the agony of the
wake up once for Tahajjud to beseech Allah to give strength to Islam and
honour to Muslims of the world?
pray to Allah Subhanahu WaTaala to give better sense to the corrupt rulers
of all the 57-Muslim countries; or to remove them and in turn give us an
Ameer who would implement the Shariah - Protect our lives, property &
join a protest rally or at least hoped for the success of one that said
that Israel must be punished?
call up the embassy of any Muslim country to chip-in your protest at their
inaction and advice them to release their armies against Israel?
ask your Muslim friend if he is conscious of the holocaust of Muslims in
write / email a few lines in support of the Muslims being killed in
forward an email showing the pictures of the tragedy unleashed by the
May Allah Keep Us on Siratal Mustaqeem.
A Rasheed Qureshi
(Advocate-Supreme Court of India)