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Make Sure You Close Your Eyes When Praying Because of The Following Reasons

Do you close your close when praying? Have you ever asked yourself why you do that? Most people from various religions are used to closing their eyes when praying. We mostly close our eyes just because we are asked to close our eyes when someone is praying. It is important to understand the reasons why we close our eyes. This article is going to reveal the 3 reasons why we close our eyes when praying

1. We close our eyes to have full concentration on prayers. People can easily get distracted when looking at various things while praying. It is so easy to stare at something which can hinder you from having full concentration on the prayers, When you close your eyes, you will be able to concentrate on the prayers and what the other person is praying for.

2. Closing your eyes when praying shows that you have faith in the prayers. It reveals that you believe that your prayers are listened to. Praying time is considered to be an important moment of the day. You, therefore, have to show your level of belief when you are in the moment. When you consider your God to be great and of high power, you will most likely close your eyes. It shows that you recognize the authority of God over the world in general and your life too.

3. Closing our eyes during prayers is a sign of respect. This is why most people claim that it is disrespectful not to close your eyes when praying. It is always a sign that you respect the moment and you respect the ongoing activity. There are a good number of people who usually bow their heads too during prayers.

If you were having difficulties when it comes to closing your eyes during prayers, at least do it because of the following reasons. Let me know what you think in the comment section.

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