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So read this Āyaļ carefully; Allah   Sōra-tuᚭ-Taubaļ:

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in the 82nd verse of

ŰĄ  ŰĄ  ŰĄ  ŰĄ  n ŰĄ  ŰĄ   ŰĄ  ŰĄ  n @/ tx D pv[    \ pvw & “So they should laugh a little and weep much.â€? (Kanz-ul-ÄŞmÄ n [Translation of Quran]) (SĹŤraÄĽ-uáš­-TaubaÄĽ, verse 82)

Three messengers of death    *!  03 45  %'*: was friend with It is stated: SayyidunÄ Ya’qĹŤb 78 9

 !  6/% 2 the Angel of Death, SayyidunÄ â€˜â€˜IzrÄ ÄŤl 789     *. Once, when SayyidunÄ â€˜â€˜IzrÄ ÄŤl 789     * came to meet, SayyidunÄ Ya’qĹŤb 78 9

    *!   !  6/% 2   03 45  %'*: asked him, ‘Have you come to just see me or to take out my soul?’ It was replied, ‘For seeing you.’ SayyidunÄ     *!  03 45  %'*: requested, ‘Before you come to take Ya’qĹŤb 78 9

 !  6/% 2 out my soul, please send me your messengers.’ SayyidunÄ â€˜â€˜IzrÄ ÄŤl 789     * said, ‘I will send two or three messengers towards you.’

Therefore, when the Angel of Death came to take out his soul,      #  SayyidunÄ Ya’qĹŤb 78 9

 !   6/%2  !   045  %'# asked, ‘Where are the messengers you were supposed to send towards me before taking out my soul?’ SayyidunÄ â€˜â€˜IzrÄ ÄŤl 789     * replied, ‘White hair after black hair, weakness after physical strength, and a hunched      #  back after a straight one; O Ya’qĹŤb 78 9

 !    6/%2  !    045  %'# ! These are nothing but my messengers towards a human before death.’ (MukÄ shafa-tul-QulĹŤb, pp. 21)

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