LLP (Love, Learn, Play) in the Life of The Prophet Muhammad

Love –

“You will not enter Paradise until you have faith and you will not have faith until you become lovers. Shall I show you something that, if you did, you would become lovers? Spread peace!”
– Muslim

“Whoever believes in Allah and the Last Day, should not hurt his neighbor, should serve his guest generously and should speak what is good or keep silent
– Bukhari

“None of you believes until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself
– Tirmidhi

The subject tonight is Love
And for tomorrow night as well
As a matter of fact
I know of no better topic
For us to discuss
Unitll we all
Die!
- Hafiz Sherazi, a sufi poet

Learn -

“Seeking knowledge is an obligation upon every Muslim”
– Ibn Majah

“Verily, the angels lower their wings for the seeker of knowledge”
– Abu Dawud

“Whoever travels a path in search of knowledge, Allah will make easy for him a path to Paradise”
– Muslim

“The virtue of the scholar over the worshiper is like my virtue over the least of you”
– Muslim

Play –

Aisha said that her husband (prophet Muhammad) said to her: Come I will race you so I raced with him and I won. After I became heavier he raced me and he won, so he laughed and said this one for that one.
– Abu Dawud

His companions relate that Prophet Muhammad used to sit in their gatherings and it never happened that they were sitting and enjoying themselves and he would talk about some sad or dull matter. He would sit with them, laugh and tell jokes and listen to their humorous stories.”
– Muslim

Prophet Muhammad had a humorous nature and would always be smiling and cheerful in the house
– Sharah Mawahibul Ludunya

Anas ibn Malik reported: The prophet was the best of people in character. I had a little brother who was called Abu ‘Umayr. When the Prophet would come and see him, he said (to joke with him), “What has the little sparrow done?” And he would play with him.
– Bukhari, Muslim

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