Who are the Sabiqoon?
-The pioneers – the first ones who hasten to perform good deeds ("big" or "small")
-Those who are not lazy/ do not wait for others to do good; rather, they are the initiators. They seize any opportunity to do good in the way of deen
-They rush towards seeking the pleasure of Allah alone.
-They are the nearest to Allah – are of those who are given great honour by Allah.