His Character was the Qur'aan
From the Noble Teachings of
Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (rahmatullah alayh)
booklet Now (Right click and "save target as" to download)
is an extract from the booklet:
“And you are surely on an excellent
standard of character.”
[Surah Al-Qalam 68 :4]
“The night was dark. The
caravan had lost its way. Light was extinguished. Heavy rain and
darkness invaded the jungle. Danger intensified.”
…This was the picture of the Jahiliyya (era of ignorance)
before the arrival of Nabi Muhammad (sallallahu alayhi wasallam).
People were in a kind of intoxication – intoxicated by vices
and crimes. No one had any kind of direction in life. The world
out there was nothing but a jungle. It was a question of ‘survival
of the fittest’. Everyone was out to grab, grab and grab...
The whole world was submerged in zulumaat (darknesses). There was
just darkness upon darkness – layers of darknesses…
The darkness of tyranny and injustice, the darkness of kufr, the
darkness of shirk, the darkness of bid’aat, the darkness of
suppression of the rights of the women, the darkness of suppression
of the rights of the children, the darkness of cruelty upon the
parents, the darkness of stealing, the darkness of gambling, the
darkness of every crime … the darkness of every evil infiltrated
the lives of people.
…In that compounded darkness, Allah Ta’ala sent Nabi
(sallallahu alayhi wasallam) as a guide and as a light, and darkness
was overcome by the brightness and shine of Nubuwwah."
Sayyida Ayesha (RA) the
wife of Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) was once asked:
“ WHAT WAS THE CHARACTER OF THE
“ HIS CHARACTER WAS THE QUR'AAN.