The merit of truth and honesty and truthfulness was an important teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). In a hadith we read the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) stating the following:
Bukhari Volume 8, Book 73, Number 116: Narrated 'Abdullah: The Prophet said, "Truthfulness leads to righteousness, and righteousness leads to Paradise. And a man keeps on telling the truth until he becomes a truthful person. Falsehood leads to Al-Fajur (i.e. wickedness, evil-doing), and Al-Fajur (wickedness) leads to the (Hell) Fire, and a man may keep on telling lies till he is written before Allah, a liar."
This application help children’s in knowing the importance of truthfulness and they will read about how truth leads to righteousness, and how eventually this righteousness leads to paradise, hence being truthful is linked with one going to paradise! As Prophet (P.B.U.H) also correctly stated, truthfulness leads to one becoming righteous, because a truthful person will keep his word, you will be able to trust that person, and as anyone knows, when there is trust, then you have a very strong backbone for a strong noble person, as well as a strong society.
This application is an excellent learning guide for the children since it will cover all basic topics regarding Truth and its importance in the light of Islam. This application will help children in knowing the importance of Truthfulness in leading a successful life. It will help them in their grooming and will develop their interest in the religion Islam.
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