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SUBJECT : Righteousness // piety
Question : What does our Creator say on this or what do scriptures guide on this aspect ?

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Asked by azam khan, 07 Apr '12 09:34 am
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Human relationships from an Islamic perspective are based on acquaintance and cooperation in virtue and piety given the unity of the human race and of its origin derived from the Divine Will. God Almighty says in the Quran : O mankind, We have created you from a male and female, made you into nations and tribes, that you may know one another, verily, the most honorable of you with Allah is that (believer) who has At-taqua (the pious).(17) Acquaintance in the Quran goes beyond the immediate linguistic meaning to acquire deeper and wider meanings. God has created people and made them into numerous peoples and dispersed tribes living on earth for a sublime end goal set by the Almighty Creator : To know each other in a way that rises to a higher level which is one of exchange of knowledge with the deep linguistic, cognitive and human significance of the two concepts. For the wider the sphere of knowledge shared between peoples and nations at all levels, the narrower the sphere of discord a ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 08 Apr '12 01:02 am

 
  
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Disbeleivers have no idea about this but our Creator Allah has clearly laid down the guidance
We read in the Quran:

"It is not righteousness that you turn your faces towards East or West; but it is righteousness to believe in God and the Last Day and the Angels, and the Book, and the Messengers; to spend of your substance, out of love for Him, for your kin, for orphans for the needy, for the wayfarer, for those who ask; and for the freeing of captives; to be steadfast in prayers, and practice regular charity; to fulfill the contracts which you made; and to be firm and patient in pain (or suffering) and adversity and throughout all periods of panic. Such are the people of truth, the God-conscious." (2:177)

We are given a beautiful description of the righteous and God-conscious man in these verses. He should obey salutary regulations, but he should fix his gaze on the love of God and the love of his fellow men.

We are given four heads:

Our faith should be true and since ...more
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Answered by truth exposed, 07 Apr '12 09:37 am

 
  
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