Why is investing in a Halal manner important?
For a Muslim, it’s an important question because any method of investment you choose has to be compliant with the Islamic teachings.
In this episode, Sheikh Dr. Yasir Qadhi explains through Hadeeth and Quranic references about the importance of Halal investment.
The Quran says that ‘money-wealth and children; they are what makes this life beautiful.’ Every single blessing that we have been given in this world, it is from Allah. Since wealth is also a blessing, hence it also belongs to Allah.
We have to be careful when it comes to sources of our income and make sure our money is as pure as possible. One of the hadeeth of Prophet (SAW) states that ‘Allah is pure and He only accepts that which is pure.’ Our Prophet (SAW) reminded us that on judgment day we will be asked five questions and two of those questions deal with wealth, I.e. ‘where did you earn your money from? ‘What did you spend that money on?’ If we don’t have proper answers for these crucial questions, our
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