“What has caused you to enter Hell?”
They will say, “We were not of those who prayed,
Nor did we used to feed the poor.
And we used to enter into vain discourse with those who engaged [in it],
And we used to deny the Day of Judgement
Until there came to us the certainty.”
- Surah Al-Muddaththir, Verses 42-47
O Allah , separate me from my sins as You have separated the East from the West. O Allah, cleanse me of my transgressions as the white garment is cleansed of stains . O Allah , wash away my sins with ice and water and frost.
Captain Marvel has just finished. The credits have rolled, the casuals have left the building. The music swells, then fades. Cut to a close up of a wall. A Captain Marvel poster is stuck up on it. Pull back to reveal a young Muslim girl putting that poster on her wall.
If only we the parents and future parents could teach our children from the young age the importance of waking up for solatul fajr, by means that we need to train our ownselves by waking up early for fajr and make sure that we don’t miss any by overslept. Hence we are the perfect role models for these children.
Fajr is a blessings, that is when the rizqi, the nikmah, the sustenance from Allah coming in into our homes. Let us make the next generation the better generation! Insya Allah. Ameen.