Authentic Supplications Of The Prophet

Authentic Supplication Number 31.

Upon retiring to his bed (52) the Prophet  would say: Al-hamdu lil-lahi ‘allathee ‘at`amana wa saqana, wa kafana, wa awana, fakam miman la kafiya lahu wa la mu’wee (53). Footnotes.(52) Although the word bed is used it is not meant…

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Authentic Supplication Number 32.

He (the Prophet) ordered a man to say ‘Allahumma ‘anta khalaqta nafsiya, wa ‘anta tatawaffaha, laka mamatuha wa mahyaha, ‘in ‘ahyaytaha fahfathha, wa ‘in ‘amattaha faghfir laha, ‘allahumma ‘innee ‘as’aluka ‘al`afiyata (54). Footnotes.(54) O’ my ‘ilah You created my soul,…

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Authentic Supplication Number 33.

Upon going to bed the Messenger of Allah  would say: ‘Allahumma rabbas samawati, wa rabbal ‘ardhi, wa rabbal `arshil `atheemi, rabbana wa rabba kulli shay’in, faliqal-habbi wan-nawa, wa munazzil ‘attawrati wal ‘injeeli, wal-furqani, ‘a`outhu bika min sharri kulli thee sharrin…

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Authentic Supplication Number 34.

The Messenger of Allah  said: “When you go to bed make wudhoo’ as you do for salat, then lie on your right hand side, and say: ‘Allahumma ‘aslamtu nafsee ‘ilayka, wa wajjahtu wajhee ‘ilayka, wa fawwadhtu ‘amree ‘ilayka, wa ‘alja’tu…

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Authentic Supplication Number 35.

Abu Salamata bin Abdurrahman said: I heard Qatada son of Rib`iy say: I heard the Messenger of Allah  say: “Ru’ya (57) is from Allah, and hulmu is from the shaytan, so if one of you sees something he hates, let…

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Authentic Supplication Number 37.

It is reported of the Prophet  that he said: “One who wakes up at night and says: La ‘ilaha ‘illa ‘allahu wahdahu la shareeka lahu, lahul mulku wa lahul hamdu, wa huwa `ala kulli shay’in qadeerun, ‘al-hamdu lil-lahi, wa subhanallahi,…

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Authentic Supplication Number 38.

The Messenger of Allah  said: “Whoever retires to his bed in a state of taharah [maintaining ablution]… no time span of the night would pass in which he was asking Allah for Good of this Worldly Life, or that of…

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Authentic Supplication Number 39.

It is reported of the Prophet  that he said: If one of you wakes up then let him say: ‘Al-hamdu lil-lahi ‘allathee radda `alayya roohee, wa `afanee fee jasadee, wa ‘athina lee bithikrihi (61). Footnotes.(61) All praise be to Allah…

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Authentic Supplication Number 40.

The Messenger of Allah  used to teach them certain words for if they would become startled [in their sleep] ‘A`outhu (62) bikalimatil-lahi ‘attammeti, min ghadhabihi wa sharri `ibadihi, wa min hamazatish-shayateeni, wa ‘an yahdhuroona (63). Footnotes.(62) Tirmithi’s narration goes like…

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Authentic Supplication Number 41.

‘Anas  said: The Prophet  was such that if he would enter the privy, he would say Bismillahi, ‘allahumma ‘innee ‘a`outhu bika minal-khubthi wal khaba’ithi (64). Footnotes.(64) In the Name of Allah; my ‘ilah I seek refuge in You from the…

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Authentic Supplication Number 42.

It is reported by way of `A’ishata  that the Prophet  was such that if he came out of the privy, he would say Ghufranaka (65). Footnotes.(65) [I ask] Your forgiveness. Reporters.‘Al-`Adawee said it was sound and that it was reported…

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Authentic Supplication Number 43.

It is reported by way of Abi Hurayrata  that the Messenger of Allah  said: “There is no salat for him who has no ablution (wudhu’), and there is no ablution forh im who has not mentioned the name of Allah…

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Authentic Supplication Number 44.

It is reported by way of ‘Abi Sa`eed  that the Prophet  said: “Whoever performs wudhu’ then says after he has completed his wudhu’: Subhanaka ‘allahumma wa bihamdika, ‘ash-hadu ‘an la ‘ilaha ‘illa ‘anta, ‘astaghfiruka wa ‘atoobu ‘ilayka (66), it would…

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Authentic Supplication Number 45.

It is reported by way of ‘Umar ibn Al-Khattab that the Prophet  said: “There is not one of you that makes wudhu’, and performs the rites of wudhu’, then says when he has completed his wudhu’: ‘Ash-hadu ‘an la ‘ilaha…

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