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Another du'a when wearing new clothes

Question

Is it Sunnah also to recite the following du’a for wearing new clothes?

The du’a is mentioned in Mishkat.

Allahumma lakalhamdu anta kasawtanihi asaluka khairahu wa Khaira ma suni’a lahu wa’audhubika min sharrihi wa sharri ma suni’a lahu

Answer

There are several du’as that are reported from Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) for wearing new clothes.

The du’a in question is authentic, and is recorded as one for new clothes in the following hadith collections:

Sunan Abi Dawud, Hadith: 4016

Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 1767

Sunul Kubra of Nasai, Hadith: 10068

Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith: 5420-5421

Mustadrak Hakim, vol.4 pg.192

Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah, Hadith: 30378

Musnad Ahmad, vol.3 pg.30 & 50

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best,

 

Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar