Tag Archives: Du’as

August, 2014

July, 2014

  • 15 July

    The du’a that is commonly recited at Sehri/Suhur

    Question We were taught to recite the following at the time of sehri/suhur. Is it from the Hadith? Bi sawmi ghadin nawaytu

  • 4 July

    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 assured, if …

  • 1 July

    The Du’a of a Haji

    Question People have been saying that when one returns home from having completed Haj or ‘Umrah, their dua’s are accepted for forty days. I have never come across this before and am questioning its authenticity. Please can you enlighten me on this matter?

June, 2014

May, 2014

  • 24 May

    Another du’a to be recited after eating

    Question Is the following authentic? If a person recites the following du’a after eating, he will not be questionable regarding the food: الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي هُوَ أَشْبَعَنَا وَأَرْوَانَا وَأَنْعَمَ عَلَيْنَا وَأَفْضَلَ Translation: All praise belongs to Allah, the one who has satiated us, quenched as and has showered us with bounties.

  • 20 May

    Hadith on asking for ‘afiyah (protection)

    Question I would appreciate if you could provide the narration and reference where Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advised Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) to ask for ‘aafiyah (protection and safety): O Siddiq, keep asking for well-being and forgiveness

  • 19 May

    Is there any proof for ta’widh (amulet)?

    Question Is there evidence in the Quran or hadith that supports the concept of ta’widh (amulet)?

  • 14 May

    Du’as for protection against evil eye (nazar)

    Question Are there any du’as in the Hadith to be recited for the protection from nazar (evil eye) for children?

  • 12 May

    More sunnah du’as for after fard salah

    Question Please can you advise on masnun du’as to be recited after salah.

  • 8 May

    Translation of a du’a on death and the Hereafter

    Question Kindly translate the following du’a and provide a reference: Allahuma inna na’uzu bika minal mawti wa kurbatih wal qabri wa ghummatih was sirati wa zallatih wa yawmil qiyamati wa raw’atih  

  • 7 May

    Sprinkling water on each spouse after nikah

    Question I have heard two points in a lecture regarding procedures related to after the Nikah. 1) It is Sunnah sprinkle water on each spouse. 2) It is Sunnah for the father of the bride to go to the house of the couple and make Du’a for them. It was mentioned that Nabi (Sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) went to the …

  • 6 May

    Correct pronunciation of the du’a during calamity

    Question What is the correct pronunciation for the masnun du’a to be recited when befallen by a calamity? Allahumma Ajirni fi musibati wakhlif li khayran min ha