The welcome a brother or sister with a warm smile and a hearty "Salaam" - a quality that should have every believer. It is an act of kindness, mercy and Sunnah.
Ask anyone - what impact a smile or greeting has on their mood. Stress on their face smoothly into the joy, their day is much warmer on just one smile.
This is one of the simplest pleasures of life, provided and received in a moment, is not deluded by life obstacles. Imagine that you had a bad day, lectures, there was no time for lunch, you put the wrong shoes, your feet get wet, day failed, you are not able to express your disappointment, walking, dragging your feet when you hear "Salam" see a sister with a huge smile on her face.
At this point, your frustration goes away, you smile and go along to greet another group of sisters with the same radiant smile. And this is the biggest and the most beautiful quality of a person, and it's contagious. Chain reaction follows from the desire of kindness one and reaches the hearts of the people, that is known as the butterfly effect.
There are a million and one reasons to smile, the first and most inspiring of which lies in the fact that this was one of the many beautiful qualities of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), the person who always had a smile lit up, in spite of sorrow, trials and problems with which he is faced.
To say that life is hard - this is an understatement; life is often disturbing and heartbreaking. But the foundation of every adversity in life is that God is testing your faith and gives you the opportunity to upgrade your status to be among the noble believers.
If your faith is strong, you will remain faithful to your Creator, despite the disasters. It is often said that "the greater the level, the more trials," and it's illustrated by the example of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). His noble companions and people of that time were fascinated by his behavior, and his smile was the lightest touch on his face, even more than the full moon. SubhanaLlah.
There are actually a million and one reasons to smile. This action has the ability to spread, creates a bond between people, making them closer. In the end, everyone smiles in the same language. So next time when you will have a difficult day, remember that smile - is Sunnah!
Every time you smile at someone - it is an act of love, a gift to that person, sadaqah.
No matter how harsh life is, always smile, because this life has a strange way of bringing happiness to your doorstep when you least expect it. It is Allah sends you His endless blessings again and again.
Look at the sky, remember Allah, thank Him for all that He has given you and smile, because this best of reasons. Take care of yourself and be happy.