A traveler once came to the masjid to see the Prophet Muhammad ( S.A.W). After greeting the prophet, he was asked where he was from. The traveler replied that he came from very far just to get a few questions answered.
Following is the dialogue between the traveler and the Prophet.
Traveller : I do not want adha?b (punishments) to be written in my account.
*Prophet : Behave well with your parents *
Traveller : I want to be known amongst people as an inteligent person.
*Prophet : Fear Allah (Jalla Jala?l), always. *
Traveller : I want to be counted amongst Allah’s favourites.
*Prophet : Recite Quran every morning and evening. *
Traveller : I want my heart to always be enlightened. ( Munawer )
*Prophet : Never forget death. *
Traveller : I never want to be away from Allah’s blessing.
*Prophet : Always treat fellow creatures well. *
Traveller : I never want to be harmed by my enemies.
*Prophet : Always have faith in only Allah. *
Traveller : I never want to be humiliated.
*Prophet : Be careful of your actions. *
Traveller : I wish to live long.
*Prophet : Always do sile rahm. (Goodness towards blood Relations)
Traveller : I want my sustenance to increase.
*Prophet : Always be in wudhoo. *
Traveller : I wish to stay free of adha?b in the grave.
*Prophet : Always wear pure (paak) clothes. *
Traveller : I never want to be burned in hell.
*Prophet : Control your eyes and tongue. *
Traveller : How do I get my sins forgiven?
*Prophet : Always ask forgiveness from Allah with a lot of humility.
Traveller : I want people to respect me always.
*Prophet : Never extend your hands of need at people. *
Traveller : I want to always be honoured.
*Prophet : Never humiliate or put down anyone. *
Traveller : I don’t want to be squeezed by fishare qabr.(Squeezing in the grave)
*Prophet : Recite Surat Al Mulk (The Dominion) often. *
Traveller : I want my wealth to increase.
*Prophet : Recite surat el Waqiah (The Inevitable) every night. *
Traveller : I want to be safe and at peace on Day of Judgment.
*Prophet : Do zikr (Praises) of Allah from dusk to night. *
Traveller : I want to be in full attention & concentration during prayers.
*Prophet : Always do wudhoo with concentration and attention. *