General Manners of Living in Qur'an Home
General Manners of Living in Qur'an
Respect and honour all human beings irrespective of their religion, colour, race, sex, language, status, property, birth, profession/job and so on 017-070
Talk straight, to the point, without any ambiguity or deception 033-070
Choose best words to speak and say them in the best possible way 017-053 002-083
Do not shout. Speak politely keeping your voice low. 031-019
Shun words that are deceitful and ostentatious 022-030
Do not confound truth with falsehood 002-042
Say with your mouth what is in your heart 003-167
Speak in a civilized manner in a language that is recognised by the society and is commonly used 004-005
When you voice an opinion, be just, even if it is against a relative 006-152
Do not be a bragging boaster 031-018
Do not talk, listen or do anything vain 023-003 028-055
Do not participate in any paltry. If you pass near a futile play, then pass by with dignity 025-072
Do not verge upon any immodesty or lewdness whether surreptitious or overt 006-151
If, unintentionally, any misconduct occurs by you, then correct yourself expeditiously 003-134
Do not be contemptuous or arrogant with people, nor be an arrogant boaster 031-018
Do not walk haughtily or with conceit 017-037 031-018
Be moderate in thy pace 031-019
Walk with humility and sedateness 025-063
Keep your gazes lowered devoid of any lecherous leers and salacious stares 024-030 040-019
Do not speak of things of which you have no knowledge. 024-015
Consider others innocent until they are proven guilty with solid and truthful evidence 024-012
Ascertain the truth of any news, lest you smite someone in ignorance and afterwards repent of what you did 049-006
In the Court of your Lord, you will be held accountable for your hearing, sight, and the faculty of reasoning 017-036
Remember! Above everyone endowed with knowledge is another endowed with more knowledge 012-076
Remember that the believers are a single brotherhood and make peace amongst yourselves 049-010
Do not make mockery of others or ridicule others 049-011
Do not defame others 049-011
Do not insult others by nicknames 049-011
Suspicion and guesswork might deplete your communal energy 049-012
Spy not upon one another 049-012
Do not backbite one another 049-012
One who conveys to you a message of safety and security and also when a courteous greeting is offered to you, meet it with a greeting still more courteous or (at least) of equal courtesy 004-086
When you enter your own home or the home of somebody else, compliment the residents 024-061
Do not enter houses other than your own until you have sought permission; and then greet the residents and wish them a life of blessing, purity and pleasure 024-027
Be generous to the needy wayfarer, the homeless son of the street, and the one who reaches you in a destitute condition 004-036
Be nice to people who work under your care. 004-036
Do not follow up what you have given to others to afflict them with reminders of your generosity 002-262
Whatever you do, do for Allah alone - Do not expect a return or even thanks for your good behaviour 076-009
Cooperate with one another in good deeds and do not cooperate with others in evil and bad matters 005-002
Do no try to impress people on account of self-proclaimed virtues 053-032
You must first practice good deeds yourself, then preach 002-044
Pardon gracefully if anyone among you who commits a bad deed out of ignorance, and then repents and amends 006-054 003-134
Divert and sublimate your anger and potentially virulent emotions to creative energy, and become a source of tranquillity and comfort to people 003-134
Call people to the Way of your Lord with wisdom and beautiful exhortation. Reason with them most decently 016-125
Leave to themselves those who are distracted by worldly pleasures and who give little importance to the Divine Code considering it to be mere play and amusement 006-070
Sit not in the company of those who ridicule Divine Law unless they engage in some other conversation 004-140
Do not be jealous of those who are blessed 004-054
In your collective life, make rooms for others 058-011
Don't do such things may cause inconvenience to the host 033-053
Do not squander your wealth senselessly 017-026
Fulfil your promises and commitments 017-034
Keep yourself clean, pure 009-108 004-043
Dress-up in agreeable attire and adorn yourself with exquisite character from inside out but remember always that the clothing of righteousness is the best 007-026
Seek your provision only by fair endeavour 029-017 002-188
Do not devour the wealth and property of others unjustly, nor bribe the officials or the judges to deprive others of their possessions 002-188