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1. Naturally produced purification: self-purification of water.
2. Purification of oneself.
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NNA - Justice Minister, Albert Serhan, on Wednesday said after inspecting the Palace of Justice in Beirut that the process of "self-purification" in the Lebanese judiciary was continuing and that things needed some time.
The prime spirit of sacrifice or 'qurbani' is to give up everything bad and follow the path of self-purification. One of the significant aspects of this great occasion is Eid congregations all over to offer prayer for the mercy of Allah and also for the peace, unity and prosperity of the people of the country as well as the Muslim .
When I came to know that the Muslims fast only for self-purification, it really inspired me.
A wrong tradition had been established by unscrupulous businessmen and traders to fleece the people in the holy month of Ramazan and with both hands as Balochistan Government has tried to leave no stone unturned for the public welfare and urged the public representatives as well as the administrators to play a proactive role for providing quality essential items to the people at reasonable prices Ramzan is the blessed month of self-purification which teaches us to be patient, sacrifice for our Muslim brothers and sisters and spread love amongst them whole heartedly.
In this month people can attain self-purification through the teaching of sacrifices and it creates the scopes for getting closer to Allah, she added.
"He belongs to the Tablighi Jamaat group and his lectures focus on the subject of self-purification, avoidance of violence, observance of Allah's orders and pursuing the way of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him)," according to the Maulana's profile on The Muslim 500'.
The theme of the annual conference is 'Self-purification and submission to Allah as prerequisites for reformation of mankind.'
"I join our Muslim brothers and sisters as they mark the end of Ramadan and reaffirm their commitment to self-purification and jubilation," the president said.
Scholars termed it a process for self-purification.
Muslims worldwide fast from dawn to sunset, abstaining totally from eating, drinking, smoking, and other sensual pleasures to complete one of the five pillars of Islam and to achieve greater self-discipline, self-purification, and compassion for those who are less fortunate.
Self-purification through fasting is one of the five pillars of Islam.