Death is a reality in which all human beings believe. However, it is also a reality which most of us like to keep out of our minds.
Preparing for death is a lifetime’s job. It begins on the day you reach the age of maturity and are held accountable for your deeds in the eyes of Almighty Allah.
Imam `Ali ibn Abu Talib (may Allah be pleased with him) has beautifully described the preparation for death as follows: “Fulfilling the obligations, refraining from forbidden [things, and acquiring noble character.”
Before death, try your best to fulfill the obligations, which are upon you in regard to the creatures as well as the Creator.
It this episode you’ll learn how to better prepare for death and for what comes next. This is a serious topic that no one should miss out on. It applies to everyone because we all have an appointment with death and ignoring it will not make it go away.