I feel absolutely appaled and sad to see muslims with probably no level in Islam questioning the imam of Leeds Grand Mosque about the length of his beard. You could not even guess if it was a shi'a mosque or not by listening to the Imam!
People ask you regarding the Hour; proclaim,
"Its knowledge is only with Allah and what do you know? the Last Day may really be near!"
Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, "Allah the Exalted says: I am as My servant excepts of Me, so if he thinks good of Me then he will have it, and if he thinks evil of Me then he will have it."
[ Source: Musnad Ahmad 8833]
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