“I never made du’a to Allah for anything except that He gave it to me … except for one thing”
“I never made du’a to Allah for anything except that He gave it to me … except for one thing”

Imam ibnul Jawzi (rahimahullah) wrote a book about the virtues of Imam Ahmad (rahimahullah) in which he details a beautiful story that teaches us the importance of regular adhkaar. Imam Ahmad was the most famous man in the Muslim world both before and after the fitanh during his lifetime. Imam ad-Dhahabi even said that he […]

Allah’s Magestic Name of al-Wadud (وَدُودٌ)

A talk given by Sh Yasir Qadhi on June 14 2016 at the Memphis Islamic Center Allah’s Magestic Name of al-Wadud (وَدُودٌ) Regarding the beautiful and majestic names of our Creator and of the names that are mentioned in the Quran is the name al-Wadud. The name al-Wadud comes from the verb ‘Wadda’ (وَدَّ). And […]

The Importance of Dua

By Hussan Syed Dua is asking Allah for help or for the fulfillment of a particular need. It expresses a slave’s helplessness and dependence on Allah, the All-Powerful and Merciful. It is the channel through which one gets directly in touch with one’s Creator. The purpose of man’s creation is worship and according to a […]

Etiquettes of Dua (Supplications)

Eman Badawi and Erum Chisty  Rasoolullah (p.b.u.h.) taught that every time you do Tasbeeh (praising Allah), a plant is being planted for you in Jannah. Rasoolullah (p.b.u.h.) said what means: “Dua is worship.” (Authentic Hadith) There are five elements that cause the Dua to be answered: I. A Reason related to the one making Dua, or […]

The Power of Dua (Supplication)

“Truly, Allah loves those who repent, and He loves those who cleanse themselves.” [Al-Baqarah 2:222] “Dua is the essence of Ibadah (worship).” [at Tirmdhi, Ahmad] “There is nothing more dear to Allah Ta’ala than a servant making dua to him.” [at Tirmidhi] “The person who does not ask from Allah Ta’ala, Allah Ta’ala becomes angry […]

The benefits of Dua (Supplication)

All praises and thanks be to Allaah, the Lord of the worlds who ordered us to supplicate Him and Who promised to answer. I bear witness that there is no deity worthy of worship but Allaah Alone, Who has no partners, Who promised the criminals, polytheists, and disbelievers punishment, and promised the pious and righteous […]

Sayings of the Salaf About the Dua

Shaykh Husayn al-Awaaishah The Book of Du`a 1. `Umar radhiallahu `anhu is reported to have said, “I do not carry the worry of acceptance but the worry of du`a. If I am inspired on how du`a is made, acceptance will accompany it.” 2. Abu Dharr radhiallahu `anhu said, “For (the purposes) cure, that much du`a, […]

Dua – The Weapon of the Believer

The following is a summary of a lecture by Sheikh Yasir Qadi called Dua – The Weapon of the Believer.  Alhumdullilah I found it very beneficial and wanted tell you about it so that Inshallah you could also benefit if not already done so. For those who have purchased my DVD (v2) it is on that.  It […]