the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Ever-Merciful
The Holy Prophet on the importance of mosques
- O ye
people, praise Allah. Whoever builds a mosque for Allah,
Allah, The Exalted, shall
build a house for such a one in paradise.
Allah, the most adored places are the mosques and the most
undesirable places are
are the houses of Allah and those believers who enter therein
are the guests of
who visit the mosques in darkness convey to them the good
news that Allah shall
bestow upon them from Himself perfect light on
the day of judgment.
him who makes his ablutions at home and then walks to one
of the houses of Allah to
discharge his obligations imposed on him by Allah,
one single step of his towards the
mosque wipes out a sin and next step raises his
anyone of you enters a mosque let him pray that "O
Allah open up for me the
doors of Thy Mercy"; and whenever anyone from
among you leaves a mosque, let him pray " O Allah, I
seek from Thee Thy blessings".
- Of all the buildings the most beautiful and attractive
in Allah's sight is a Mosque.