1. SEEKING REFUGE IN ALLAH [ سبحان وتعالى] 💫
The Messenger of Allah [peace be upon him] has said, after seeing two people angry at one another; “I know a word which, if he were to say it, what he feels will go away: he needs to say
أعوذ بالله من الشيطان الرجيم
” [ I seek refuge with Allah from the shaytaan] and all his anger would go away.”
2. CLEANSE YOURSELF FROM ANGER
The Messenger of Allah [peace be upon him] said, Verily Anger comes from shaytaan and Shaytaan was created from fire 🔥. Fire 🔥 is extinguished with water 💦, so if you become angry, then perform ablution with water 💦 [ABU DAWUD 4784]
3. HOW TO AVOID ANGER 💫
The Messenger of Allah peace be upon him said, when one of you becomes angry while standing, he should sit down. If anger leaves him, well & good; otherwise he should lie down.[ Abu Dawud 4782]
4. SEEKING SOLACE IN SILENCE 💫
The Messenger of Allah peace be upon him said, ” Teach and make things easy and not difficult. When one of you is angry, he should be silent. [ Al-Adab Al-Mufrad]
5. THE TRUE MEANING OF STRENGTH
The Messenger of Allah peace be upon him said, The strong-man is the one who wrestles well but the strong man is the one who can control his anger when he is in a fit of rage [Muslim]
6. ONE OF THE QUALITIES OF THE MUTTAQUN 💫
Those who spend (in the cause of Allâh) in prosperity and adversity and those who suppress anger and pardon (the offences of) the people. And Allâh loves such doers of good to others. Q3:134
7. THE BEST ADVICE 💫
A man said to the Prophet, Give me advice. The Prophet peace be upon him said, do not become angry and furious. The man ask repeatedly, and the Prophet replied him “do not become angry and furious. [Muslim]
I hope we have all learnt one or two thing from this topic. May Allah سبحان وتعالى accept our prayers, fasting and supplications. Aameen.
Let us try to become a better Muslim in this Ramadan and after.
Assalaamualaikum wa rahmatullah wa barakaatuh.