Laziness and the stomach

Imam ash-Shafi’ee (rahimahullaah) said:

“I have not been full (completely filled my stomach) for 16 years because fullness results in laziness, witlessness, and sleepiness. In addition, it weakens one’s ability to worship.”

[Hilyatul-Awliyaa (9/127)]

Mu610

About Mu610

22 year old German Muslim currently studying at Bradford University in the UK. Born in Marburg, raised in Berlin and spent 5 years in Nottingham then moving to Bradford in September '12. Is fluent in German and English and has some knowledge of French and Arabic, has an interest in learning Japanese, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and maybe Urdu for now.

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