As Salaamu Alaikum my question is could Praying/Prayer/Salat at Home/One's House or at a Masjid/Mosque make a Person feel better/good/happy/inter peace/or peace of mind and help one with Depression ? I ask because I feel it helps anyone agree ? I ask because I have been Diagnosed with Depression. th th.
: صلاة ṣalāh
; pl. صلوات ) is the practice of formal worship in Islam
. Its importance for Muslims
is indicated by its status as one of the Five Pillars
, with a few dispensations for those for whom it would be difficult. People who find it physically difficult can perform Salat in a way suitable for them. To perform valid Salat, Muslims must be in a state of ritual purity, which is mainly achieved by ritual ablution
, according to prescribed procedures.
Seeking help with patience and prayer:
Allah says (interpretation of the meaning): “And seek help in patience and al-salaat (the prayer)…” [al-Baqarah 2:45].
Hudhayfah (may Allah be pleased with him) said: “Whenever the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) was grieved by something, he used to pray.”
The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “How wonderful is the situation of the believer, for all his affairs are good. If something good happens to him, he gives thanks for it and that is good for him; if something bad happens to him, he bears it with patience, and that is good for him. This does not apply to anyone but the believer.” (Narrated by Muslim).
Category: True Happiness and Inner Peace