Sin Leads to trouble

140

views


Hamid and Nasir were both fruit vendors, They were 'also good friends and lived in the same locality, Both were very honest too. But this Ramadhaan was a different case. Since fruits are in great demand during the holy month of Ramadhaan, Hamid saw a chance to mint money. He started charging three times more money than the discounted rates announced 'for Ramadhaan by the government. Nasir was very worried about HamLd's wrong thinking. After the Friday Salat he told Hamid,

"Friend, there is contentment and peace in Halaal earning, there is trouble and restlessness in Haraam earning. I have come to know that you are charging a lot this Ramadhaan. What is wrong with you? Ramadhaan is a month of blessings, you should not charge exorbitant rates as Allah (STW) does nor like this.'

Hamid replied,"Nasir you know everyone does the same. If I don't charge more, how will 1 survive? You understand well that I have a family to feed." Nasir said, "If others are charging more and you ask for the right price* more people will come and buy form you/' But Hamid started arguing to whuch Nasir did not say anything more but prayed that may Allah 3£S31? guide his friend to the true path.

Finally Ramadhaan was over, Hamid was very happy because he had collected seven rhousand rupees. He started off to buy clothes for his children from Tariq Road. But on the way a taxi hit 'him. All his happiness vanished in a moment. On the morning of Eid he was lying in a hospital and could not even go for Eid Salat. When on the fourth day of Eid he was discharged, the seven thousand were already spent.

Allah (STW) &J opened up Hamid's eyes. Now he realised, that Nasir had told him the truth. All his haraam income went to waste. He repented sincerely and resolved never to charge more than the right amount. He went to Nasir's home and thanked him,

"Nasir my friend, you were right and I should have listened to you.
Now I shall never do this again.


Sharing is caring. Please spread the story around your friend and show your love to us! May Allah (swt) bless us, forgive us and give us more rewards.


Miracles of the Qur'an (Part-21)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.The term "a niche in which is a lamp"-known as "the light verse" - may allude to the area of gravitational lens...

Great reward for simple actions (Part-15)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.  * Abu Sa`id Al Khudry (RA) narrated: "A man heard another man reciting (Surat Al Ikhlas) 'Say He is Allah,...

Hazrat Musa and Hazrat Haroon (A) (Part-21)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."We cannot turn away from the clear proofs of the truth shown to us today and from that Allah (SWT) who...

The Carpenter

A highly skilled carpenter who had grown old was ready to retire. He told his employer of his plans to leave the house huilding business and live a more leisurely...

Hell-A Vision from within (Part-45)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Also the person who is satisfied with the food, drinks, and the sexual relationship he enjoys lawfully, feels a sort of...

Wet Nasruddin

Mullah Nasruddin nearly fell into a pool one day. A man whom he know was nearby, and saved him from falling in. Every time, this man met Nasruddin, he would...

Sura Al-Imran (Tafseer-ul-Maariful Quran), Part-163

To read the previous part, click hereSo, their Lord answered their prayer, "I do not let go to waste the labour of a worker from you, male or female. You...