How Do We Do Things If We Don’t Feel like It?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani


How do we do things if we don’t feel like it?

We must remind ourselves of our intention and purpose when we don’t feel like doing something. Our actions should be dedicated to seeking the pleasure of Allah, rather than for personal gratification.

Shaykh Faraz Rabbani, a distinguished scholar in the Islamic sciences, is the Founder and Executive Director of SeekersGuidance. He studied under renowned scholars globally for ten years, beginning in Damascus and continuing in Amman, Jordan. Notable mentors include Shaykh Adib al-Kallas and Shaykh Hassan al-Hindi. After completing his studies, Shaykh Faraz returned to Canada in 2007 and established SeekersGuidance, dedicated to spreading reliable, relevant, and inspiring Islamic knowledge online and on the ground.