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Another recital when welcoming a Haji?

Question

I read this du’a and this one on your website for welcoming a Haji.

However, I have also heard people recite the following du’a when meeting a returning Haji:

اللَّهُمَّ اغْفِرْ لِلْحَاجِّ وَلِمَنِ اسْتَغْفَرَ لَهُ الْحَاجُّ

Allahummaghfir lil Haj, wa liman istaghfara lahul Haj

Is this correct?

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Protection from interest (riba)

Question

Please tell me if there is any du’a or supplication from Hadith for protection from riba (usury). Please give the Arabic, transliteration and English translation.

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Recitals for each of the three sets of 10 days of Ramadan

Question

Is it Sunnah to recite the following du’as in Ramadan. Are they mentioned in any Hadith?

First 10 days:

اَللّهُمَّ اغْفِرْ وَارْحَمْ وَأَنتَ خَيْرُ الرَّاحِمِينَ

Second 10 days:

ِاَستَغفِرُ اللهَ رَبِّي مِن كُلِّ ذَنبٍ وَّ اَتُوبُ اِلَيه

Third 10 days:

ِاَللّهُمَّ أَجِرنِي مِن النَّار

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When in difficulty with no help in sight

Question

What is the authenticity of the following:

Sayyiduna ‘Utbah  ibn Gazwan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) has reported from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) that when one is lost in any lonely place or finds himself in any difficulty without any assistance at hand, then he should call out the following three times:

يَا عِبَادَاللهِ اَعِينُونِى

Ya ‘ibadallahi a’inuni

O! The servants of Allah, help me.

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A du’a to recite when changing position while sleeping

Question

What is the authenticity of this du’a to recite when turning from side to side while sleeping at night?

“There is no Deity besides Allah, the One who is Alone, the Conqueror, the Rabb of the heavens and the earth and all that is between them, the All-Mighty, the All-Forgiving”

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