Category Archives: Life

When entering marketplace

Salim bin Abdullah bin Umar Radi Allahhu Ta’ala Anh narrated from his father, from his grandfather, that : The Messenger of Allah (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) said: “Whoever enters the marketplace and says: لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا اللَّهُ وَحْدَهُ لَا شَرِيكَ لَهُ ، لَهُ الْمُلْكُ وَلَهُ الْحَمْدُ يُحْيِي وَيُمِيتُ وَهُوَ حَيٌّ لَا يَمُوتُ بِيَدِهِ الْخَيْرُ وَهُوَ […]

When wearing new clothes

Narrated Abu Sa’eed: “When the Messenger of Allah (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam), would wear a new garment he would mention what it was, whether an ‘Imamah, a Qamis, or a Rida’, then he would say: اللَّهُمَّ لَكَ الْحَمْدُ كَمَا كَسَوْتَنِيهِ أَسْأَلُكَ خَيْرَهُ وَخَيْرَ مَا صُنِعَ لَهُ وَأَعُوذُ مِنْ شَرِّهِ وَشَرِّ مَا صُنِعَ لَهُ – At […]

When visiting a sick person

لَا بَأْسَ طَهُورٌ إِنْ شَاءَ اللهُ – Sahih al-Bukhari 3616 Narrated Abdullah ibn Abbas: The Prophet (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) said: “If anyone visits a sick whose time (of death) has not come, and says with him seven times: أَسْأَلُ اللَّهَ الْعَظِيمَ رَبَّ الْعَرْشِ الْعَظِيمِ أَنْ يَشْفِيَكَ Allah will cure him from that disease.” – […]

When the soul is leaving the body

Aishah Radi Allahu Ta’ala Anh narrated: “I saw the Messenger of Allah while he was dying. He had a cup with water in it, he put his hand in the cup then wiped his face with the water, then said: اللَّهُمَّ أَعِنِّي عَلَى غَمَرَاتِ الْمَوْتُ وَسَكَرَاتِ الْمَوْتِ – At Tirmidhi 978

When visiting a sick or deceased’s house

Umm Salama reported Allah’s Messenger (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) as saying: Whenever you visit the sick or the dead, supplicate for good because angels say” Amen” to whatever you say. She added: When Abu Salama died, I went to the Messenger of Allah (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) and said: Messenger of Allah (Sallal lahu alaihi […]

Dua for fever and all pains

Ibn ‘Abbas narrated: “For fever, and all pains, the Prophet (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) would teach them to say: بِسْمِ اللهِ الْكَبِيرِ أَعُوذُ بِاللَّهِ الْعَظِيمِ مِنْ شَرِّ كُلِّ عِرْقٍ نَعَّارٍ وَمِنْ شَرِّ حَرِّ النَّارِ – At Tirmidhi, Book 2 Hadith 2075

When tired of life or depressed

Narrated Anas bin Malik: The Prophet (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) said, “None of you should wish for death because of a calamity befalling him; but if he has to wish for death, he should say: اللَّهُمَّ أَحْيِنِي مَا كَانَتِ الْحَيَاةُ خَيْرًا لِي، وَتَوَفَّنِي إِذَا كَانَتِ الْوَفَاةُ خَيْرًا لِي – Sahih al-Bukhari 5671