Tag: Death

Remember the Destroyer of Temporary Pleasures For the Permanent One

The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Remember more often the destroyer of pleasures – death.”[At-Tirmidhi, who classified it as Hadith Hasan]. وعنه قال‏:‏ قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم‏:‏ “أكثروا ذكر هاذم اللذات” ‏(‏‏(‏يعنى الموت‏)‏‏)‏ ‏(‏‏(‏رواه الترمذى وقال‏:‏ حدث…

Video: Last Prayer!

Allaah, (God)  The Most Merciful and Mighty , said ( which means):”No! When the soul has reached the collar bones.And it is said, “Who will cure [him]?”And the dying one is certain that it is the [time of] separation.And the leg is wound about the leg,To your Lord, that Day, will be the procession.And the disbeliever had not believed, nor had he prayed.But [instead], he denied and turned away. And then he went to his people, swaggering [in pride].” Read and listen to the whole chapter: Surat Al-Qiy?mah (The Resurrection)

Errol Graham death: Nottingham man starved after benefits stopped

Errol GrahamRelatives of a man who starved to death after his benefits were stopped have said the system is “not fit for purpose”.

Errol Graham, 57, weighed four-and-a-half stone (28.5kg) when his body was found by bailiffs who broke into his Nottingham council flat to evict him. An inquest found his loss of income was likely to have “caused huge distress”…more:BBC

The nun who walks death row inmates to the gallows

n 1981 a Catholic nun from Singapore began writing letters to a female inmate on death row. It became an exchange that would last seven years. The nun was Sister Gerard Fernandez and the prisoner Tan Mui Choo, a former student of hers who had been sentenced to death over one of the most brutal murders the country had ever seen.
She knew her as Catherine, a “sweet, simple girl” who came from a devout family and attended convent school.

Tan, along with her husband Adrian Lim and his mistress Hoe Kah Hong, were convicted of the ritualistic killing of two young children…more bbc

Doubting death: how our brains shield us from mortal truth

Warning: this story is about death. You might want to click away now.That’s because, researchers say, our brains do their best to keep us from dwelling on our inevitable demise. A study found that the brain shields us from existential fear by categorising death as an unfortunate event that only befalls other people.
“The brain does not accept that death is related to us,” said Yair Dor-Ziderman, ”…more: theguardian

Incredible Near Miss of Child as Truck Driver Slams on Brakes

Umm Salamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Good works protect from evil fates. Charity in secret extinguishes the wrath of the Lord, maintaining family ties increases life span, and every good deed is charity. The people of good in the world are the people of good in the Hereafter, and the people of evil in the world are the people of evil in the Hereafter. And the first to enter Paradise are the people of good.”Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ 6252 Grade: Sahih (authentic)

Six months on: How Jamal Khashoggi’s death changed Saudi Arabia forever

Six months have passed since Jamal Khashoggi walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul and never came out.

Every new gruesome detail of the pop-up abattoir that Khashoggi strode into – and there are more to come – of the Tiger Squad that organised his and other dissidents’ deaths, of the cover up and the denials, has deepened the crisis for Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who is believed to have ordered Khashoggi’s killing…..MORE: middleeasteye.net