The Delights Of The World Will Not Attract Him

By Fahim Akhter
In the hadith concerning the saving of Musa reported by Wahd, which is recorded by Imam Ahmad in az-Zuhd, Allah says:
Indeed I drive away My friends from the delights of this world and its opulence and comfort just as the compassionate shepherd drives away his camel from the dangerous grazing lands. And indeed I make them avoid its tranquility and livelihood, just as the compassionate shepherd makes his camel to avoid the resting-places wherein it would be easy prey. This is not because I consider them to be insignificant, but so that they may complete their portion of My Kindness in safety and abundance, the delights of the world will not attract him and neither would desires overcome him.
Photographer; Fahim Akhter

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