Tag Archives: Du’as

September, 2021

  • 14 September

    A du’a to recite after reading a book to increase one’s memory

    Question What is the reference for this du’a to read after reading any book? سُبْحانَ اللّٰهِ وَ الْحَمْدُ لِلّٰهِ وَ لا إِلٰهَ إِلّا اللّٰهُ وَ اللّٰهُ أَكْبَرُ وَ لا حَوْلَ وَ لا قُوَّةَ إِلّا بِاللّٰهِ الْعَلِيِّ الْعَظِيمِ عَدَدَ كُلِّ حَرْفٍ كُتِبَ وَ عَدَدَ كُلِّ حَرْفٍ يُّكْتَبُ إِلىٰ يَوْمِ الدِّينِ

  • 13 September

    Reciting the shahadah thrice after wudu

    Question Can you please confirm whether this Hadith narrated by Anas ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) is authentic or not and if the text is correct? من توضأ فأحسن الوضوء ثم قال ثلاث مرات: اشهد ان لا اله الا الله وحده لا شريك له و اشهد ان محمدا عبده و رسوله، فتح له ثمانية أبواب الجنة من أيها شاء دخل

  • 2 September

    Jibril (‘alayhis salam) advises Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to recite a du’a when distressed

    Question What is the reference for this narration? No affliction afflicted Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) but Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came down advising him to recite this du’a: I have placed firm trust on the Ever living who does not die. All praise is due to Allah who has not taken a son nor does he have any partner in …

  • 1 September

    Asking Allah for the ability to recite the shahadah before death

    Question What is the reference for this du’a? Allahumma laqqini hujjatal imani ‘indal mamati

August, 2021

June, 2021

  • 25 June

    An unauthentic du’a to be recited at the time of being shown a new born baby

    Question Is the following du’a appropriate to be read for a baby at the time of birth, and is it authentic? اللهم اجعله بارا تقيا رشيدا و أنبته في الإسلام نباتا حسنا Allahummaj’alhu Barran Taqiyyan Rashida, Wa Ambithu Fil Islami Nabatan Hasana

  • 24 June

    A du’a attributed to Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah)

    Question Kindly inform me regarding the authenticity of the du’a of Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) اللهم كما رزقتني الاسلام ولم اسألك فارزقني الجنة وأنا اسألك Allahumma kama razaqtanil Islama wa lam as-aluka farzuqnil Jannata wa ana as-aluk

  • 21 June

    ‘Ali’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) du’a in qawmah when getting up from ruku’

    Question Is this du’a of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) authentic? Bi haw lil lahi wa quwwatihi aqumu wa aq’ud

  • 11 June

    Du’a for increased sustenance

    Question Is this du’a from Hadith? For plentiful rizq (sustenance) and total independence recite the following du’a one hundred (100) times after ‘Isha and 100 times after Fajr. اللهم كما صنت وجهي عن السجود لغيرك فصن وجهى عن المسئلة لغيرك Allahumma kama sunta wajhi ‘anis sujudi li ghayrika fasun wajhi ‘anil mas-alati li ghayrika “O Allah, as you have preserved …

  • 9 June

    Another version of the du’a for protecting one’s family and to avert trials

    Question Is this du’a authentic? بسم الله على نفسي وأهلي ومالي