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You know you are attached to the dunya when…

 

1. You don’t plan your time around Salaah time.
2. A whole day or two passes and you dont open your Qur’an because you are too ‘busy’
3. You care so much about what people say about you
4. All you care about is how to accumulate more and more wealth
5. You argue unnecessarily when you are told something you are used to doing is haram
6. You keep on delaying good deeds -I’ll do it tomorrow, or the next, etc’
7. A new gadget comes out and you’re already thinking what you’re going to sell to obtain it
8. The lives of celebrities interests you
9. The lifestyle of the rich impresses you
10. You want to be the centre of attention
11. You compete with each other for worldly things
12. Your thirst for power and glory cannot be quenched
13. You fall into depression each time you dont get what you want
14. Minor sins don’t really mean anything to do
15. You aren’t able to stop the haram immediately and keep on procrastinating and delay taubah
16. You aren’t ready to displease people to please Allah
17. You care a lot about what’s in vogue(You want to belong)
18. You plan far far ahead into the future
19. Seeking for Islamic knowledge comes secondary(that’s if it ever comes) after pursuing your future career
20.Your friends aren’t the type that remind you of Allah
21. You regard people as successful according to their status in this world
22. A whole day passes without you thinking of death
23. You can afford to waste so much of your time doing things that won’t benefit you in the hereafter
24. Doing acts of ibadah becomes very difficult for you
25. You can’t seem to be able to change your extravagant lifestyle despite knowing Allah dislikes the extravagant
26. You love visiting the lands of the kuffar
27. You are told about the dangers of consuming riba yet you argue that this is the only way you can survive. You add that if you find a better halal income you’ll change
28. You want to live life to the fullest
29. You care so much about your physical appearance
30. You believe the end of time is still far far away
31. You see things happening to others and you dont stop to think it could happen to you too
32. You bury the dead yet you dont learn anything from it
33. You want to ‘make ends meet’ by all means
34. You are always in a haste to finish your prayer and continue with what you’re doing
35. You don’t think that today could be your last day
36. You are solely comforted by luxury (not by the remembrance of Allah)
37. You don’t ask Allah for paradise the way you ask for your dunya.
                                                             May Allah Guide us all. Ameen

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