Words of the du’a at iftar time

Question I have a question regarding to the famous du'a at iftar: Allahumma inni laka sumtu wa bika aamantu wa 'ala rizq-ika aftarthu (Abu Dawud). How weak is this Hadith? Is it suitable for practice? What is the alternative du'a at Iftar? Jazakallahu khayran

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Du’a at the time of iftar

Question Is it recorded in any Hadith that du'as are accepted at the time of iftar? Also, please specify the authenticity.

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An unauthentic du’a at the time of iftar

Question Is the following narration suitable to quote and spread? Rasulullah (sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam) said: "There is no Muslim who fasts and says the du'a below at the time of iftar, but that he comes out free of his sins like the day on which his mother gave birth to him. يا عظيم يا عظيم انت الهي لا اله غيرك اغفرلي الذنب العظيم فإنه لا يغفر الذنب العظيم إلا العظيم (Ya 'Azimu Ya Azimu anta…

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Authenticity of a du’a recited at iftar

Question Can you confirm the source and authenticity of this du'a which Nabi (sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam) would recite at iftar? ﺫَﻫَﺐَ ﺍﻟﻈَّﻤَﺄُ ﻭَﺍﺑْﺘَﻠَّﺖْ ﺍﻟْﻌُﺮُﻭﻕُ ﻭَﺛَﺒَﺖَ ﺍﻷ‌َﺟْﺮُ ﺇِﻥْ ﺷَﺎﺀَ ﺍﻟﻠَّﻪُ (Dhahabadh dhamau, wabtallatil ‘uruqu wa thabatal ajru inshallah)

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Another recital at the time of iftar

Question How authentic is the following hadith? وورد أنه - صلى الله عليه وسلم - كان يقول :  يا واسع الفضل اغفر لي  

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What to recite at iftar

Question A friend sent me the following. Could you please verify? 1. Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu 'anhuma) said: When the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam) broke his fast, he would say: ﺫَﻫَﺐَ ﺍﻟﻈَّﻤَﺄُ ﻭَﺍﺑْﺘَﻠَّﺖْ ﺍﻟْﻌُﺮُﻭﻕُ ﻭَﺛَﺒَﺖَ ﺍﻷ‌َﺟْﺮُ ﺇِﻥْ ﺷَﺎﺀَ ﺍﻟﻠَّﻪُ Dhahabaz-zama-u, wabtallatil-‘uruqu wa thabatal-ajru insha Allah (Thirst has gone, the veins are moist, and the reward is…

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An unreliable virtue of fasting on the 27th of Rajab

Question Is this narration authentic? من صام ذلك اليوم -السابع والعشرين- من رجب ودعا عند افطاره كانت كفارة عشر سنين

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The fasting person and Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam)

Question Please verify the following:  Once Musa ('alayhis salam) asked Allah 'Ta'ala O  Allah! You have granted me the honour and privilege of talking to you directly, Have you given this privilege to any other person? Allah Ta'ala replied, O Musa! during the last period I am going to send an Ummah, who will be the Ummah of Muhammad (sallallahu'alayhi wasallam) with dry lips, parched tongues,…

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