What Does Islam Teach Us About Responding to Issues Like the Coronavirus Outbreak?

As the coronavirus continues to spread and the number of verified cases increases in areas that are newly hit (or just now gaining access to proper testing), the media has been ablaze with various reports regarding the virus. Did you know that Islam, which provides a set of guidelines for Muslim to live by, has guidelines for situations such as this as well? In this short video, Malaz Majanni explains how Muslims can respond to the very real threat now at hand with some beautiful reminders from our deen, including how we can remain calm despite chaos, Islam’s active encouragement of harm prevention, what duas we should utilize, and a potent reminder that hoarding supplies is haram. Watch it above.