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` Lesson 3: Majlis & its Manners
Majlis in Islam: Islam encourages good and reconciliation gatherings between people. It strengthens the bond between them. Q. How should a Muslim behave in public gatherings ? Celebration of Eid. Some useful gatherings People attend: Gathering in mosque. Family Occasions.
Selecting Companions. People have different ways of selecting companions and friends. A man is known by the company of his surroundings. Q. List some qualities of a good companion. Q. List some aspects of a bad companion.
Majlis Manners. O First , the Muslim should greet one another when entering the majlis. O In addition add a smile when greeting one another. O One should sit in such a way that it does not annoy anyone else. Also the new comer should not pick others for him to sit. O One should also not sit between two people.
During the Majlis O One should maintain dignity while sitting in the masjid. O One should treat others respectfully especially elders. O One should not gossip nor backbite. But remember Allah and talk about knowledgeable things. O Holy Prophet(PBUH) said : “ Do not laugh too much for indeed increased laughter kills the heart”
Leaving the majlis O A person leaving the majlis should not divulge its secrets. O Holy Prophet (PBUH) instructed us to say the majlis expiation supplication. O How will u observe manners in the following : In the classroom. Majlis of neighbors and relatives. Using electronics in Majlis.