Chapter of Belief – Grade 2

Lesson 1 The Best of the Deeds   Imam al-Bukhariyy related that the Messenger of Allah, sallallahu ^alayhi wa sallam, said: “The best of the deeds is believing in Allah and His Messenger.” Believing in Allah and His Messenger Muhammad, sallallahu ^alayhi wa sallam, is the best of the deeds and most loved by Allah, ta^ala. The good deeds like prayers, fasting, pilgrimage, and zakah, are only valid if one believes in Allah and His Messenger. The good deeds are not accepted from a blasphemer. “Ashhadu alla ilaha illallah wa ashhadu anna Muhammadar Rasulallah” means: “I testify that no one is God except Allah and that Muhammad is His Messenger, sallallahu ^ala Muhammad, sallallahu ^alayhi wa sallam.”                  ...