Message of Thaqalayn

A Quarterly Journal of Islamic Studies

Indicators of Piety, Part V

Abstract: This series — Indicators of Pie —focuses on the advantages of piety (taqwa) in Islam. Piety is one of the most vital merits a person can have since it is related to the intention behind all actions and is required to reach salvation. While parts I and II probed into the merits of piety and explored its definition and the factors that contribute to its formation, parts III and IV demonstrated the characteristics of the pious and defined the faithful as those who will achieve true success in this world and the next. This part delves into the qualities of loving God and loving others for His sake, our duties towards the entire community of the Ahlul Bayt, and the importance of truthfulness, justice, and keeping promises.

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