Studies Center: Best Prayer When We Look in the Mirror ~ Hi all readers! Every normal person wants a beautiful body. Many things they have done for it. And, one way to find out our body is beautiful or not, we usually look in the mirror. When we look in the mirror, then we know the weaknesses and strengths that exist in our bodies. Islam teaches a prayer that we should read when we look in the mirror. This article will explain it.
By the way, do you know what is the best prayer we should read when we look in the mirror? If you don’t know, then you should read this article to the end!
We can find an explanation of the best prayers when we look in the mirror in the hadith below. I will quote it. Watch carefully!
عَنْ عَلِيٍّ رَضِيَ اللهُ عَنْهُ : أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ كَانَ إِذَا نَظَرَ فِيْ الْمِرْآةِ قَالَ : الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ , اللَّهُمَّ كَمَا حَسَّنْتَ خَلْقِيْ فَحَسِّنْ خُلُقِيْ
From Ali radliyallahu ‘anhu, that if Prophet (Muhammad) sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam look in the mirror, then he prayed, “Praise be to Allah. O my Lord, as You have beautified my creation, so beautify my ethics.”
Now, do you all know what is the best prayer when we look at the mirror described in the hadith above? The prayer is as follows;
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ , اللَّهُمَّ كَمَا حَسَّنْتَ خَلْقِيْ فَحَسِّنْ خُلُقِيْ
Praise be to Allah. O my Lord, as You have beautified my creation, so beautify my ethics.
All Readers! There are some important things about the above hadith that we must know;
First; The hadith explains the prayers that we should read when we look in the mirror. This is certain.
Second; The hadith explains, that the beauty that exists in our bodies is not enough. We must also have ethical beauty. That is why the Prophet Muhammad prayed that Allah would also beautify his ethics. Thus, a beautiful ethic is more important than a beautiful body. We must understand very well about that.
Now, do you all understand? If you want to ask, please ask!
I think that’s enough for a brief explanation of the best prayer when we look in the mirror. May be useful!
See you again.