PATIENCE IN ISLAM “SABAR”
What Is Patience? ? • According to Qur’an, Patience (Sabar) is to continue to follow the correct path despite temptations and difficulties, realizing that the Almighty is looking at what we are doing, and that He is the one who has all control over the affairs of world
SABAR…. Virtue of Prophets • Prophet Yusuf was patient when his brothers treated him bad and separated him from his father. • Prophet Ayub was showed extreme patience when he lost his house, children, crops, money and health.
PATIENCE…. Virtue of Prophets • Prophet Muhammad remained patient when the kuffar of Makkah were mean to him when he told them about the message of Allah
What does Allah says about Patience • “And be patient, indeed Allah is with the patient ones. ” (8: 46) • “And certainly, We shall test you with something of fear, hunger, loss of wealth, lives and fruits, but give glad tidings to As-Saabireen (the patient). Who, when afflicted with calamity, say: “Truly! To Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return. And they are those who are blessed and they are those who receive His Mercy, and it is they who are the guided-ones. ” (Verses 155 to 157) surat Al-Baqarah.
What does our beloved Prophet Muhammad says about patience • "The real patience is at the first stroke of a calamity. " Bukhari, chapter 23 • “And whoever remains patient, Allah will make him patient. Nobody can be given a blessing better and greater than patience. “ Bukhari, chapter 24
Types of Patience • when a person works constantly to fulfill obligations and to do righteous deeds. • when a person stays away from prohibited acts and from evil. • when a person practices patience during times of hardship without complaints.
How can kids be Patient Be patient when mom is talking on the phone. Be patient when you go to shopping mall or any store
How can kids be Patient • Be patient when your little sister annoys you • Be patient when something you loved is lost
Reward for those who are patient • Only those who are patient shall receive their reward in full, without reckoning. (39: 10 • These will be given their reward twice over, because they are patient, and repel evil with good, and spend out of what We have provided them. (28: 54)
Jazak. Allah Khair For being Patient