Parents in Qur'an:
Ayah 36: Serve Allah, and join not any partners with Him; and
do good to your Parents, kinsfolk, orphans, those in need, neighbors who
are near, neighbors who are strangers, the companion by your side, .
. . . . . . . . .
Ayah 151: Say: "Come, I will rehearse what Allah hath (really)
prohibited you from": Join not anything as equal with Him; be
good to your Parents; . . . . . . . . . .
Sura Al-Isra Ayah 23: Thy Lord hath decreed that ye
worship none but Him, and that you be kind to your
Parents. Whether one or both of them attain old age in thy life, say not
to them a word of contempt, nor repel them, but address them in terms of honor.
Ayah 8: We have enjoined on man kindness to
Parents: . . . . . . . . . .
Sura Luqman Ayah 14: And We have enjoined on man (to be good) to his Parents: in travail upon travail did his mother bear him, and in years twain was his weaning: (hear the command), "Show gratitude to Me and to thy Parents: to Me is (thy final) Goal.
in Ahadith of the Prophet and his holy Ahlulbayt:
The Holy Prophet (PBUH) said: "The pleasure of Allah lies in the pleasure of one's parents and His wrath lies in their wrath."
Mustadrak-ul-Wasa'il-ush-Shi'ah, vol. 15, p. 176
Sadiq (AS) said: "The best deeds are: punctual
prayer, kindness to parents, and contributing to Jihad in the path of
Bihar-ul-Anwar, vol. 74, p. 85
Sadiq (AS) said: "He who wishes Allah,
Almighty and Glorious, to lighten the agonies of death, he should have regard
for his kinship, and treat his parents with goodness. Then, when a person does
so, Allah will make the agonies of death easy for him and he will not be
stricken by poverty in his life at all."
Safinat-ul-Bihar, vol. 2, p. 553
Sadiq (AS) said: "He who glares at his parents
with wrathful eyes, although they have been unjust to him, Allah will not accept
his prayers (unless he repents)."
Usul-i-Kafi, vol. 2, p. 349
Sadiq (AS) said: "Do treat your parents
kindly so that your children do the same to you; and be pious unto the wives of
people so that your wives remain pious."
AI-Kafi, vol. 5, p. 554
Sadiq (AS) said: "Once a person came to the
Prophet (PBUH) and asked him about good treatment to parents. Then, he said
'Treat kindly your mother, treat kindly your mother, and treat kindly your
mother; be kind to your father, be kind to your father, and be kind to your
father but begin (that kindness) with your mother before your father'."
Al-Kafi, vol. 2, p. 162
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