What is the purpose of life? This question has come to our mind many times. If your were happy all the time, You had no problems at all, You had all the things that you wanted, Would you still ask this question? Probably, you wouldn’t. Only when life gets a little tough, with trails, tribulations You have this question as, What is the purpose of life? Why am I here? Who created me? What should I do? So you have this question All put together, You have this question as, What is the purpose of my life? And, you need a purpose to life Or you need a purpose to live only when being alive is not sufficient. You being alive is not sufficient That’s why you start looking out for the purpose to live. Right now, the biggest thing in your life is that you are alive. Is it not? You are alive. That is the most important thing for you. If you weren’t alive, the education, money, beauty, fame, love, what importance would they possibly have? They wouldn’t have any kind of importance, if you were not there in this world at all. And, this body you call it myself. The body The body, something, which you carry And you call it as yourself, every moment of your life, no matter where you think you are going, Up the mountain or down the mountain the body doesn’t know all that. The body is straight walking to the grave. Every moment nowhere else. It is straight walking to the grave. You think, you are going to many places. No such thing. With every step, body is going, It’s walking straight to the grave. So, when being alive is the most important thing, We have to be very thankful to our creator. And, being thankful to the creator for creating us would logically be the purpose of our lives. Yes? So the Quran begins with, الْحَمْدُ لِلَّـهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ مَالِكِ يَوْمِ الدِّينِ The three verses from the beginning are only to appreciate the lord or to praise the lord. [All] praise is [due] to Allah , Lord of the worlds The Entirely Merciful, the Especially Merciful, And the judge of the reckoning day. Allah has not only given us the life to be thankful, but also a way to thank Him. with complete freedom. We cannot thank him in whatever we want. in whatever ways we want. verbally thankful. Thank you so much! Thank you so much! Thank you so much! Would that be sufficient? No! Allah has given us a way to thank Him. When we act on our creator’s words, that is the best way of thanking Him. Allah has given us the complete freedom to sow the seeds. You can sow the seeds. All you have to do is wait for the results. Yes? If you want to do the right thing, Allah will give you the strength. to do the right thing. If you want to the wrong thing, Allah will give you the strength To do that wrong thing as well.