Parts of Al-'lbaadah are specifically mentioned to be sought for its own qualifications

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Parts of Al-'lbaadah are specifically mentioned to be sought for its own qualifications

Also His (AWJ) saying to Musa

Verily! I am Allah, there is no deity but I, so worship Me and establish As-Salaat for My remembrance, [Ta Ha:14], here establishing As Salaat for His (SWT) remembrance is of the most exalted 'Ibaadah of Him (AWJ). Also, in His (SWT) saying,

Protect yourself from the punishment of Allah by warding off evil and say always a righteous saying. [Al-Ahzaab:71], and His (SWT) saying,

Protect yourself from Allah by warding off evil and seek the means of approach to Him. [Al-Maa idah:35], and His (SWT) saying,

Protect yourself from Allah by warding off evil and be with the truthful. [At-Tawbah: 119], for all these matters are part of the complement of At-Taqwa.

Also, His (SWT) saying,

So worship Him (Allah) and put your trust in Him. [Hood:123] For the reliance is indeed seeking the help, which is of worshiping Him (AWJ). However, it was specifically mentioned to be sought by the one who is performing Al-'Ibaadah because of its specific qualification: it is the aid by which one performs other aspects of 'Ibaadah, for He the Exalted cannot be worshiped without His help.