99% of the time the only consolation for me is the quote, “الراحة في الجنة” (lit. “ease is in heaven”). As much as we think we’re entitled to happiness, luxury and ease, we were never promised such a thing. So next time you’re stressed just remember that you are only guaranteed one thing in this life. And that undeniable guarantee is death. Subhan’Allah all your worries seem to topple when you realize how they flaile in comparison to death.
Have you donated any money this Ramadan? We only have a couple of days left, so make the most of them, and remember the goodness found in these last few nights.
Here are some ideas:
The Prophet (pbuh) said: “Give charity without delay, for it stands in the way of calamity.” - Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 589