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What is the true appendix of
'Ishk-e-Rasool' (Love for Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi
Wasallam)? To unconditionally follow the Noble Sunnah of
Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi Wasallam) then is the
true manifesto of love.
Allah Ta'aala proclaims in the Noble
Qurãn, 'Say (O Muhammad), if you love Allah then follow me.'
(Aali Imraan 31)
Hence the condition for love is to
follow. and therefore, Rasulullah (Sallallaahu Alayhi
Wasallam) said, 'No one from among you has complete faith
until his desires confirm with that which I have brought.'
Remember! Love is not determined by the expression of
ostentatious display of Ishk for publicity, but rather
following the Sunnah. However simple the act may be. Indeed,
the performance of a simple Sunnah is far more meritorious
than speaking about ten important points of love. Of course,
to speak on the true love and be pragmatic is rewarding.
Therefore, the joy of Ishk can only be attained by following
the Sunnah; otherwise it is nothing but lip-service and