Book Name:Pait ka Qufl e Madina
person is under the impression that sin is good - otherwise, he would not be receiving such bounties. Remember that such a notion is Kufr. (It is Farḍ to consider a sin as a sin and deliberately considering or declaring a sin as good is Kufr.) We have also come to know that the difficulties faced by the pious are a form of divine mercy whereby their (spiritual) status is raised to higher degrees.’ (Nūr-ul-‘Irfān, pp. 210)
Dua of the Holy Prophet
The Beloved and Blessed Prophet صَلَّى اللهُ تَعَالٰى عَلَيْهِ وَاٰلِهٖ وَسَلَّم would often make the following Du’ā:
يَا مُقَلِّبَ الۡقُلُوۡبِ ثَبِّتۡ قَلۡبِيۡ عَلٰى دِيۡنِكَ
O the One Who turns the hearts! Keep my heart steadfast in Your religion.
(Musnad Imām Aḥmad, vol. 4, pp. 515, Ḥadīš 13697)
Sayyidunā ‘Abdullāĥ Ibn Mubārak رَحْمَةُ اللهِ تَعَالٰی عَلَيْه has narrated that a wise man chose the following four pieces of advice from forty thousand.
1. Do not trust every woman in every matter.
Never rely on your wealth.
Do not overburden your stomach (by overeating).
Do not acquire such knowledge that does not benefit you, like (information, news etc.).
(Al-Munabbiĥāt lil-‘Asqalānī, pp. 47)
صَلُّوۡا عَلَى الۡحَبِيۡب صَلَّى اللّٰهُ تَعَالٰى عَلٰى مُحَمَّد