Tag Archives: Al Adhkar

September, 2018

  • 7 September

    The Du’a of Abu Dam Dam

    Question I would like to know if the Hadith about Abu Dam Dam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) is sound and if you could please provide the Arabic.

May, 2018

April, 2018

  • 11 April

    The du’a ‘Allahumma lakal hamdu hamday yuwafi ni’amak’

    Question Is this du’a mentioned in any Hadith and is there any virtue for reciting it? اللهم لك الحمد حمدا يوافي نعمك، ويكافئ مزيدك، أحمدك بجميع محامدك ما علمت منها وما لم أعلم على جميع نعمك ما علمت منها وما لم أعلم، وعلى كل حال Allahumma lakal hamdu hamday yuwafi ni’amaka wa yukafi-u mazidak. Ahmaduka bijami’i mahamidika ma ‘alimtu minha …

February, 2018

  • 9 February

    Reciting the last three surahs every morning and evening

    Question I have heard one Scholar say the following: “Reciting the three Quls three times [each] in the morning and evening is weak, and what’s preserved is one time [each] without [reciting]: Qul huwallahu Ahad. Only recite Surah Nas and Surah Falaq.”   Please comment.

October, 2017

  • 17 October

    What to say to a person who sneezes more than thrice

    Question ‘If a person sneezes more than three times, should we tell them: You have the cold.’ Based on this Hadith, is it sunnah to say إنك مزكوم to a person with a common cold who sneezes imitating the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

  • 12 October

    Another suitable du’a for insomnia

    Question Is this correct? Sayyiduna Khalid ibn Al Walid (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that once he suffered from insomnia. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advised him to recite the following du’a when going to sleep: اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّ السَّمَوَاتِ السَّبْعِ وَمَا أَظَلَّتْ، وَرَبَّ الأَرَضِينَ وَمَا أَقَلَّتْ، وَرَبَّ الشَّيَاطِينِ وَمَا أَضَلَّتْ، كُنْ لِي جَارًا مِنْ شَرِّ خَلْقِكَ كُلِّهِمْ جَمِيعًا أَنْ يَفْرُطَ عَلَيَّ أَحَدٌ …

August, 2017

  • 10 August

    A du’a to recite when travelling by ship

    Question Kindly confirm the authenticity of the following: أمان لأمتي من الغرق إذا ركبوا السفن أن يقولوا: بسم الله الملك {وما قدروا الله حق قدره والأرض جميعا قبضته يوم القيامة والسماوات مطويات بيمينه سبحانه وتعالى عما يشركون} [الزمر: 67] {بسم الله مجراها، ومرساها إن ربي لغفور رحيم} هود: 41

July, 2017

  • 3 July

    ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) rectifies someone

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? A man sneezed next to Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) and said ‘Alhamdu lillah was salamu ‘ala Rasulillah‘ (praise be to Allah and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah).’ Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma said: “I too say [at other times] Alhamdu lillah was salamu ‘ala Rasulillah, but this is not how Rasulullah (sallallahu …

April, 2017

  • 17 April

    Seek a ruling from your heart

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Wabisah ibn Ma’bad (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “I came close to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) until my knees touched his. He asked: ‘O Wabisah, should I inform you of what you came to ask or will you ask?’ I replied: ‘O Messenger of Allah, inform me.’ He said: ‘You came to ask me about …

  • 6 April

    A du’a for when entering the Masjid

    Question What is the authenticity of this du’a? اعوذ بالله…وًسلطانه القديم  

March, 2017

December, 2016

  • 3 December

    What to recite when hearing thunder

    Question Can you kindly reference this? ‘Amir ibn ‘Abdullah ibn Az-Zubayr would recite verse 13 of Surah Ra’d when hearing thunder.

May, 2016

  • 3 May

    Du’a when a fire breaks out

    Question What is the reference for the following du’a to be recited when a fire breaks out? الله اكبر، الله اكبر، الله اكبر Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar