An Excerpt from the Lecture, ‘Materialistic Greed & Rivalry: A Tafsir of Surat 102 – al-Takathur’ – Delivered by Shaykh Riyadh ul Haq at Al Kawthar Academy (Leicester)
Full Talk: https://youtu.be/-m7NTTQObJg
We often make our religious deeds contingent on, what we euphemistically call, ‘financial security’. So, when we’re financially secure then we will start practicing, going for Hajj, start praying etc. The question is, What is the definition of financial security? When is financial security achieved? When is enough considered as enough?
Islam teaches us to posses wealth and not to be possessed by wealth. How can this be achieved?