Questions tagged [dua]

Du'a means supplication. It is the act of asking Allah for something, du'a is considered one of he best forms of worship. Allah encourages us to make supplication to Him: And your Lord says: "Call on Me; I will answer your (Prayer)!" — Qur'an, sura 40 (Ghafir), ayat 60

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How to ask forgiveness when you wish something bad?

Well now we are in a very critical situation because of corona. All the educational institutions are closed. I am also a student.I wished corona to never end. Because if corona ends I have to go to ...
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Can the grave of the Prophet ever be worshipped?

The hadith : O Allah, do not turn my grave into an idol that is worshiped. Musnad ahmad and Muwaata imam Malik. Some people derive from this that the Prophet's grave would never be worshipped as ...
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Dua for an early Marriage

I am a woman an only daughter, I have been engaged for about 3years now my fiance and I are ready for marriage but my father inlaw keeps delaying our wedding because of irrelevant reason, also my ...
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Reading duas again and again

Aoa I have begun to have mild OCD for the past few months and struggle whenever I am reading duas. For example, I read a dua to seek protection from trials and tribulations, which you read when you ...
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Is it must to follow a negative result after praying istikhara

Assalamu aleykum I had relationship with a boy for nearly 2 years. We chose each other for our deen and planned to get married. Alhamdulilah our parents accepted. Within our relationship we had ...
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Right of husband over Bidah issue?

We have taken my wife brothers after her mom passed away. They make dua/prayer for his mom before eating on Thursday. I asked my wife of why do you guys do it and her answer was we make dua so ...
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Does wiping your nose during Munajat breaches the act?

Assalamualaikum.At the end of the my salat I regularly perform "Munajat".Sometimes what happens is I get really emotional and tears start rolling down providing me with runny nose that makes me look ...
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My Question is is it haram to take picture of a food before eating?

As i have seen many people mostly our muslim, instead of reciting holy verses (بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم). They are taking their meal pictures and posting it on their Instagram for to get likes and fame. ...
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What is the difference between “Ajirna” and “Ajirni”?

I don't know Arabic very well. Our imam in the mosque says "Allahumma Ajirna Minan Naar" and we say "Ameen" to it. Now due to lockdown, I hear to radio more often and I noticed that the Imam in ...
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How are prayers answered?

If we pray to Allah (SWT) for something, but it does not happen or does not happen fully, do we say Allah still answered the prayer but in His Wisdom he did not grant exactly what we requested? Or, ...
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Is magic real? I want to get rid of jinns

I think I have jinns in my house and I want to get rid of them . Need references from Quran and hadith. We hear weird sounds sometimes and we get horrible dreams and repeated dreams. What do you do if ...
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Is making dua by raising hand after sunnah prayer valid?

Assalamualaikum. I am seeing some hadith that making dua by raising hand after prayer is not valid. I found the following fatwa that is recommending making dua by raising hands after fard prayer. ...
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How to make dua? Please help!

I am very confused because I'm not sure at what point in my prayer that i'm suppose to do dua. Do I do dua in a fard prayer? Do I do dua between the tashahhud and salam? Do I do dua after salam (end ...
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Help me In recovering [closed]

Hello Brothers and Sisters, I am writing here as a resort for help. I dont know what to do. months ago i got involved in things I shouldn't have, I had been talking with a guy from my middle eastern ...
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Regarding oppressed people

Is it true that an oppressed persons prayers are answered quickly by Allah and we should avoid oppressing people. I want a detailed answer as much as possible for this question.
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Saying this dua before salam?

Usually before I finish my prayer by doing salam (and after allahumma salee ala muhammad) I say this dua: Rabbana Atina Fid Dunya Hasanatan Wa Fil Akhirati Hasanatan Waqina Azabannar رَبَّنَا آتِنَا ...
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How to check Hadith reference [duplicate]

have downloaded this app Hinsul Muslim it contains all the duas . So tell mehow to check reference of Hadith the reference the app gives is like Bukhari 7/158 how to convert that fraction in Hadith no ...
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Is a non-Muslim allowed to make Dua?

A friends family member has passed and I was asked to make Dua. I’m not Muslim so I looked it up but am I allowed to do so? I didn’t want to be rude and reject without knowing for sure.
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Dua getting answered

I made a dua then I became hasty even after knowing that I shouldn't do that I did but I want my dua to get answered. What to do?
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Best dua al mas'ala

Yasir Qadhi in series "dua weapon of believer " explains 2 types of dua. The first being dua al ibadat. The second is dua al mas'ala دعاء المسألة. Revelation has explicitly mentioned the best dua al ...
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Is there a basis for supplicating the dua of Yunus in times of disaster?

Is there anywhere written in hadith that we have to read Dua Younus for 1,25,000 to get rid of stress or major disaster like Corona Virus? My mother follows a book where it's said to read Dua for ...
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In Jannah, can I ask to live a life as a footballer?

Asalumallakum brothers and sisters, Since a child, i have always been a die hard football fan. I have always dreamed to become a footballer and play in Europe. So i want to know, if i enter jannah ...
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Making my own dua

I Know in Islam you are allowed to make your own dua's But I don't know how. I want to make my own dua but I don't know where to find the right translation to the words I want to say. Can someone ...
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Any effective Dua to pass the exam

Assalamualaikum.i am a student.I am currently preparing for an exam.It is very tough for me to pass the exam and obtain a good rank.But I am trying my level best and studying very sincerely.Can you ...
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Giving up sin for accepting dua

I am doing one sin long time (more than 10yrs Please include me in your duas). But now I have dua that I wish very very to accept by allah. So i give up all the sins and started doing good indeeds. ...
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making dua in salah

can I make dua in prostration in mother tongue? if I can then when inside in salah or I should make extra prostration/sperate prostration without salah to make dua? can I make dua in prostration of ...
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What is a proper method to make Dua

Can anyone tell me what is the method of making Dua some people say there is a proper method to make Dua because I just make Dua by starting with durood and ask Allah what I want and end it with ...
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(Please Answer.. plssss.. ) If our dua can get unanswered then what is the point in making dua in the first place?

I went through this antireligious talk of George Carlin where he says that whatever god you believe and to whomever you pray to, there is only 50-50 chance that your prayer gets answered. And he also ...
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I am having orgasms while sleeping, specifically when i don't recite duas before sleeping

I remember when my Arabic tutor told me girls who do not recite duas before sleeping are visited by jinns and they can cause physical harm if they have intercourse with them. For the past few days, ...
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Will curses by parents on their children when they are angry count in Islam. Are there any Ahadith mentioning this topic?

I know many of us and people we know will have parents who are always angry for many reasons / in general and will , instead of remaining calm , take it out on their children. What does Islam say in ...
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Did the Prophet (may peace and blessinhs be upon him) make dua for his people?

Did our Noble Prophet (may peace and blessings be upon him) make duas for the Quraysh who hit him and called him bad names (magician, liar, poet, madman)
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Communication with Allah

Assalamoalaikum Recently I have been praying for something to be happen, its been 1.5months that I am making dua for it even offering salat-e-hajat also repenting to Allah. Due to some facts it is ...
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Raising hands when making dua in salah

Does raising your hands after tashahud to make dua durin salah invalidate salah? I heard that doing so during salah is bidah.
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What is the significance of Dua Simat?

I am reading the wikipedia page on Dua Simat دعاء السمات, but it does not clearly reference any Islamic texts. Are there any (sunni) hadiths relating to this Dua? Edit: From wiki, The initial (...
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“Dua is not always about the fulfillment of our wishes”

Out of curiosity, how true is it the statement that "dua is not always about the fulfillment of our wishes, but the joy in always praying (asking about a need) with all our heart to the Lord of the ...
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Is it allowed to say ameen when imam asks Dua after every prayer?

I heard that duas cannot be asked in group and it should be asked alone but In my country, after every prayer , after completing the dhikr , imam asks Dua and all people say ameen thinking that the ...
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What does “make dua for us” mean?

In this question: What would be the way to say "Have a good Hajj" to someone who is about to travel to Saudi Arabia for their Hajj? One answer suggested to ask people that go for Hajj, to "...
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Are there any dua's to help getting married to someone?

I want to get married soon. I have a person whom I want to get married to. But my parents are not allowing as they don’t like the guy. They think he is not the right choice and never even talked to ...
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Is it acceptable to place the elbows on my thighs and knees during supplication because of tiredness?

When I perform supplication (dua), I raise my hands but after several minutes my arms feel tired, so in general I feel more comfortable to place my elbows on my thighs or knees. I still do maintain ...
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What is a good prayer to get away from abusers?

May peace be upon you brothers and sisters! I am a PhD student and I am going through really hard times. The person whom I am working with is abusing me. She is always giving me duties that she knows ...
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Confused over whether result of my istikhara is positive or negative

I have been interested in a girl I met in my university. I wanted to ask for her hand in marriage but she told me she was already engaged to someone from her family (although she was interested in me ...
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Full version of dua for beneficial knowledge

Where can I find this dua from authentic sources on beneficial knowledge? The dua is at 25:05. My Google search brought up only the first part of the dua.
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Will Allah swt ever forgive me and answer my duas?

AoA, I became friends with this boy more than a year ago and we are both in college and only 20 years old. As we got closer and I got to know him more I fell in love with him and then some stuff ...
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Bad dua on boss?

Skip to last paragraph if you dont want full story I am apprentice today i did my last exam and told my boss that after friday im leaving as the course has finished he said he will rong and find out, ...
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Which one is Qunut?

Which one is the ‘Qunut’ prayed in ‘Witr’? I found the following two in the various place, This is the one I use in the ‘Witr’ اَللَّهُمَّ إنا نَسْتَعِينُكَ وَنَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَنُؤْمِنُ بِكَ ...
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refrence of hadith telling evil eye overtakes qaddar?

What is refrence of hadith ,whose approximate meaning is as follow: "“The evil eye is real, and if anything were to overtake the divine decree (al-qadar) it would be the evil eye.” Also please share ...
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How many times or when do we need to make the 'laylatul qadr dua'?

There was a Hadith of when Aisha (رضي الله عنها) asked the prophet (عليه الصلاة والسلام) about what Dua to make in laylatul qadr, he told her: (اللهم انك عفوٌ تحب العفو فاعف عني). When during laylatul ...
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Supplication (dua) for sakina

There is usually a supplication from an authentic source (such as the major hadith collections) for (almost) every occasion. Is there one for: asking for sakina (tranquility)?
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What to do when I am in washroom and “ Azaan” time happened?

If i go to washroom after the "Sehri" and i get late in washroom and the Azaan time happened and i haven't pray the "Sehri" Dua then what can i do? Can I pray Dua after coming out from washroom or ...

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