Today the Sheik Discusses important takeaways from Surah Al Maidah Verses 48-50 with regards to the importance of following the laws and guidance revealed by Allah through the prophet Muhammad, and the consequences of following the desires of others.
The speaker discusses the idea that different nations were given different laws and ways of life as a test, and emphasizes the importance of following the truth revealed by Allah rather than the desires of the majority.
On the 5th day of Taraweeh reflection, the Sheik delves into the Quranic verses of Surah Al Maidah (48-50) to highlight the significance of following the laws and guidance revealed by Allah through the Prophet Muhammad (saw). The Sheik explains that Allah(swt) has sent down the Quran as a book of truth, which confirms the previous revelations and serves as a criterion over them. This means that Muslims are to follow the guidance of the Quran, as opposed to the desires of others, even if they happen to be the majority.
The Sheik also emphasizes that Allah(swt) has prescribed different laws and ways of life for different nations as a test, and Muslims are expected to race towards doing good deeds according to the laws prescribed for them. The speaker further reminds the audience that Allah(swt) has appointed a law and a method for each of us, and it is important to follow them in order to be successful in this life and the hereafter. Overall, the podcast highlights the importance of adhering to the truth revealed by Allah(swt), as opposed to following one’s whims and desires or the majority’s opinion.