Sometimes when I'm watching a nasheed or a very emotional video, I feel like crying but I don't because I don't want the people around me to think I'm a sensitive person or as I like to say "a girl". I heard that it's better for you to cry as there is a hadith or something else that says that eye the cries will not feel the heat of hellfire. What should I do? Do I cry? But then I care about what others think about me, I don't know why but that's just me. What should I do?

asked 110311 omar's gravatar image

omar, did you look into that whole slavery thing? and coitus interruptus, raping your new caught slave girls?

(Nov 14 '13 at 23:21) abul rauf abul%20rauf's gravatar image

I don't want to look into that subject as it's complicated for me to understand.

(Nov 14 '13 at 23:48) omar omar's gravatar image

cool, no problem. yeah, most things are when it come to religion.

as for this question, i don't know anything about an "islamic" answer for this one. i can tell you personally i don't cry infront of others either. but as i've gotten older i find myself choking up during movies when i'm alone much more often. don't be too worried about being hard all the time. that's not what makes a man.

i do think there is a book of hadiths about softening one's heart. but i've never read it and it may not be applicable. and of course it may not be your heart but your ego that you are talking about.

(Nov 15 '13 at 00:07) abul rauf abul%20rauf's gravatar image

You have to cry for Allah (S.W.T),,,,,nt for anyone... More over...if u cant do so...u can cry or weep lonely at namaz time and at home,etc seeking forgiveness...

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answered 1.2k517 Ubi's gravatar image

ubi, would you cry for a slave. or while enslaving someone? you a moderator? you must have some serious wisdom?

your symbol really looks like a swaztika?

(Nov 14 '13 at 23:19) abul rauf abul%20rauf's gravatar image

Brother just cry in your own time.crying infront of people is fine aswell as well because it shows you have a good heart. Be a brave man.

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