Essential Du'as / Supplications
Extracted from Al Hisnul Hasin by Allamah Muhammed Al-Jazri (RA) English rendering by Maulana Muhammad Rafeeq Hathurani Greeting another Muslim
As salamu alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. Translation: May the peace of Allah descend upon you and His Mercy and Blessings. When salaam is conveyed (when some conveys salam to you on another's behalf).
Alayka wa alay-his salaamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. Translation: Upon you and upon him be the peace of Allah, His mercy and blessings. Before a meal
Bismillahi wa 'ala baraka-tillah. Translation: With Allah's name and uon the blessings granted by Allah (do we eat). After having a meal
Alham do lillah hilla-thee At Amana wa saquana waja 'alana minal Muslimeen. Translation: All praise is due to Allah who gave us food and drink and who made us Muslims. Dua for ZamZam (Holy Water)
Allah humma Innee As alooka 'ilman naa fee-ow wa Rizq-ow waa See-ow wa Shee-faa amm min Kooll-lee daa-een. Translation: O Allah, I ask You to grant me beneficial knowledge, abundant sustenance and cure from all diseases.
Reply to someone who sneezes
Yar Hamoo kall Lah. After sneezing
Alhamdulillah! (right graphic) / Alhamdu lillahi 'ala kull-lee ha-leen (left graphic). Translation: I testify that there is no deity except Allah. After wudhu
Allahummaj 'al-ni minat-tow-wa beena waj-alni minal muta-tah-hireen. Translation: May Allah have mercy on you. Translation: O Allah Forgive my sins. Translation: Thanks and all praise be to Allah (or) Thanks and all praise be to Allah under all conditions. The Sublime.Before wudhu (ablution)
Allahumma-gh fir-lee dhan-bee wawass si'lee fi dari wa bariklee fi rizq. And I testify that Muhammad (Sallallahu alayhi wasallam) is His servant and apostle. When entering the masjid (mosque)
A'uthu bil-Lahil 'atheemi wa biwajhi-hil kareemi wasultaani-hil qadeemi minash-shaytaanir rajeem. and I seek the protection of His Merciful Self and of His Eternal Kingdom against the accursed devil.
. make my home accommodating and grant me abundance in my livelihood. Translation: I seek protection from Allah. He is One and has no partner.
It (this sickness) is a means of cleansing from sins. It (this sickness) is a means of cleansing from sins. have mercy on me. guide me aright and grant me sustenance. No need to worry. Translation: May Allah give you guidance and make your children pious.
. But if one must.When a Non-Muslim sneezes
Yahdee Kumullahu wa Yaslih Ba Lakoom. When visiting the sick
La ba'sa tahoorun inshaa-Allah. Dua taught to a new muslim
Allahummagh fir-lee warr hamnee wah-dini warr zuq-ni. Translation: No need to worry. then one should recite the following dua:
Allah-humma ah-yini ma kaanatil hayaatu khairall-lee wa tawaff-fani i-dha kaanatil wa faato khai-rall-lee. Translation: O Allah. When someone is critically ill When someone is so critically ill that there is no hope for his recovery. under no circumstances should he (or she) pray for his (or her) death. keep me alive so long as it is in my best interest and give me death when it is in my best interest. When entering the toilet
Allahumma in-nee a'oothu bika minal khubu-thee wal khabaa ith. La ba'sa tahoorun inshaa-Allah. Translation: O Allah. forgive me.
Reaching the top of an incline
Allahumma lakash-sharafu 'ala kull-lee shara-few walakal hamdu 'ala kull-li haalin. all sublimity is for You at every incline and all praise is for You at all times under all conditions. I repent before You for all my sins and I promise never to return to the same (again).
Allahumma In-nee a-toobu ilayka minha la ar-ji-u ilayhaa abada. Translation: O Allah. Translation: O Allah. recite
Ghuf-raa naka followed by
Alhamdulillah-hilla-thee ath-haba ann-nil athaa wa 'afaani. Repentance dua Whenever a person commits any sin. Upon awakening
Alhamdulillah-hillathee ah-yana ba'da ma ama tana wa ilayhi nushoor. Translation: Many thanks to Allah who gave us life after having given us death and (our) final return (on the Day of Qiyaamah (Judgement)) is to Him. he/she should immediately offer repentance to Allah.When leaving the toilet. saying the following dua. When undertaking a journey
If. one should perform Wudhu in the best of manner and then offer as many Nafl Salaahs as possible. and turn towards You and praise You for all the good things and are grateful to You and are not ungrateful to You and we part and break off with all those who are disobedient to you. And if anyone other than her (or him) be good for me in my faith and religious life. Related Web Sites:
. Thereafter one should praise and glorify Allah in the best manner and recite the following Dua:
Translation: O Allah. Translation: Glory be to Him (Allah) who has brought this (vehicle) under our control though we were unable to control it. in Your knowledge (mention name of person here) be good for me in my faith and in my temporal and religious life. Istikhara for nikah (marriage) When intending to marry someone then even before proposing or expressing one's intention to propose. then ordain her (or him) for me. Sure. ask forgiveness from You alone. You have power and I have none.Subhanalla-thee sakh-khara-lana haatha wa-ma kun-na lahoo muqrineena wa inna ila Rabbina la-mun-qali-boon. O Allah! You alone do we worship and pray exclusively to You and bow before You alone and we hasten eagerly towards You and we fear Your severe punishment and hope for Your Mercy as your severe punishment is surely to be meted out to the unbelievers. You are The Knower of all that is hidden. then ordain her (or him) for me. we are to return to our Lord. You know all and I know not. Dua-e-Qunoot (read in Witr)
Translation: O Allah! We beg help from You alone.
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