They say they want to venerate the Messenger of Allaah (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam); so how is true veneration of the Messenger of Allaah (sal-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to be done?
Is it permissible for the one who lives in Europe to shorten the beard, if [maintaining] the beard causes him problems in finding work?
[In accordance with the Sunnah of the Prophet (sal-Allaahu ’alayhi wa sallam)] it is recommended for the one fasting to eat dates for suhoor and iftaar.
That is because if there was any good in it, then they would have preceded us in it, since they did not leave any good practice except that they hastened to it.
It is upon the intelligent one to exert himself in performing voluntary acts of worship – so long as he is in a state of [good] health.