What is a Major Sin ?
Any sin which falls under any one or more of the below categories is considerd a Major sin
- A Sin that is mentioned as a Major Sin in the Quran or the Sahih Hadith.
- A Sin for which a Punishment is Prescribed in the Quran or the Sahih Hadith in this world.
- A Sin for which a Punishment is Prescribed in the Quran or the Sahih Hadith in the Hereafter.
- A Sin for which Allah or His Messenger (PBUH) have Curdes the Sinner or described him as an Evildoer.
Avoid MAJOR SINS – Allah will forgive Minor Sins.
❝If you Avoid the Major Sins which you are Forbidden, We will Remove from you your Lesser Sins and Admit you to a Noble Entrance (into Paradise).❞
How to ask Allah for forgiveness for major sins?
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: ❝ A Major Sins is Forgiven with Repentance…❞
Minor Sins if done continually become Major Sins.
The Messenger of Allaah (pbuh) said: ❝…a Minor Sin does not remain minor if one continues doing it.❞
Ibn Abbaas (ra) was asked, ” Are the major sins 7?”
He replied, “70 is closer to their number than 7”
To be Continued ….