Muharram Reflections: Imam Ali’s Testament to His Son (No. 7)

Peace, one and all…

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In this passage Imam Ali (as) focuses on the true meaning of honour, generosity and contentment.

My son, there is no honour higher than Islam, and no generosity dearer than God-consciousness, and no protection more secure than piety, and no intercessor more successful than repentance, and no garment more beautiful than well-being, and no wealth can eliminate poverty more than contentment with one’s sustenance.

Ask olsun! May love increase!

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