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.” – […]

For cure of an illness

Narrated `Aisha Radi Allah Ta’ala And : The Prophet (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) used to treat some of his wives by passing his right hand over the place of ailment and used to say, اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّ النَّاسِ أَذْهِبِ الْبَاسَ، اشْفِهِ وَأَنْتَ الشَّافِي، لاَ شِفَاءَ إِلاَّ شِفَاؤُكَ، شِفَاءً لاَ يُغَادِرُ سَقَمًا ‏ ‏ – Sahih al-Bukhari […]

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 […]

When passing by the graves-graveyard

Ibn Abbas narrated: “The Messenger of Allah (Sallal lahu alaihi wasallam) passed by the graves of Al-Madinah, so he turned his face towards them and said: السَّلَامُ عَلَيْكُمُ يَا أَهْلَ الْقُبُورِ يَغْفِرُ اللهُ لَنَا وَلَكُمْ أَنْتُمُ سَلَفُنَا وَنَحْنُ بِالْأَثَرِ – At Tirmidhi 1053

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