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The conflict between the human value and the materialistic value

Allah, the most Exalted, has treated several concepts and human and social ideas through the methodology of dialogue in several verses of the Glorious Quran, like in His saying: 'And set forth to them a parable of two men; for one of them We made two gardens of grape vines, and in the midst of them We made cornfield. Both these gardens yielded their fruits, and failed not aught thereof, and We caused a river to gush forth in their midst.' (18: 32-33)

Be the nation of Justice since wronging has no religion

Allah, The Most Exalted, says in His Glorious Book: And We desired to bestow a favor upon those who were deemed weak in the land, and to make them the Imams, and to make them the heirs.

Renewing the spiritual virtues

Imam Ali bin Al-Hussein (a.s.) welcomes the month of Ramadan by a supplication that stresses the spiritual significance of this month in which man can rise spiritually to Allah, and upholds his responsibility towards Allah, and himself. Islam should not be a superficial state that deals with words or acts of worship that do not penetrate to his soul and become mere movements of the body or readings that he does not understand...

Islam piety of actions and intentions

Allah, The Most Exalted, says: Be quick in the race for forgiveness from your Lord, and for a Garden whose width is that (of the whole) of the heavens and of the earth, prepared for the righteous,- Those who spend (freely), whether in prosperity, or in adversity; who restrain anger, and pardon (all) men;- for Allah loves those who do good;-

Slander is a major sin that contradicts belief

And yield not to any mean swearer. A slanderer, going about with calumnies, (Habitually) hindering (all) good, transgressing beyond bounds, deep in sin,

To win Allah's satisfaction opens up on people

In the Holy Quran, God starts His talk with His Prophet (p.) several times by the word 'say'.

Slander produces hatred and distances you from God and people

Allah says in His Glorious Book “Neither obey thou each feeble oath-monger. Detractor, spreader broad of slanders.Hinderer of the good, transgressor, malefactor.” (68:10-12)

The good among you are those whocall you to the good

Allah says in His Glorious Book: “And commemorate the Chosen ones, Our servants Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, possessors of power and vision. Verily we did choose them for a special (purpose) - the remembrance of the Hereafter. They were, in our sight, truly, of the company of the elect and of the good. And commemorate Isma’il, Eisha, and Thul- Kifl: Each of them was of the company of the good.” (45-48)

Tell the people what you like most to hear from them

Allah says in His Glorious Book: “the number of months in the sight of Allah is twelve (in a year) ordained by Him the day He created the Heaven and the earth; of them four are sacred” (9:36). He also says: “And Allah only wishes to remove all abomination from you, you members of the family, and to make you pure and spotless.”(33:33).

Anger is the gateway to all evils

Islamic ethics emphasize in both the Quran and the prophet’s traditions that man should learn and practice how to enable his mind to study any matter in a cold and objective manner so as not to be driven by his impulses and drives.

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