Earn the Reward of a Complete Hajj and Umrah

This entry is part of 50 in the series Morning and Evening Duaas

Sceneعن أنس بن مالك رضي الله عنه قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم من صلى الغداة في جماعة ثم قعد يذكر الله حتى تطلع الشمس ثم صلى ركعتين كانت له كأجر حجة وعمرة.قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم تامة تامة (ترمذي رقم 586)

Hadhrat Anas (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “Whoever performs Fajr salaah with jamaat, and thereafter remains seated in his place of salaah while engaged in the zikr of Allah Ta’ala until the sun rises, and thereafter performs two rakaat salaah (of ishraaq after the sun has risen till the length of the spear), he will earn the reward of a Hajj and umrah.” Thereafter Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said twice, “The reward he will receive will be of a complete Hajj and Umrah.”

 

Duaa in order to Settle one’s Debts and Remove Grief

This entry is part 2 of 50 in the series Morning and Evening Duaas

SceneOne should recite the following Duaa in the morning and evening in order to settle one’s debts and remove grief:

اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّى أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْهَمِّ وَالْحُزْنِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْعَجْزِ وَالْكَسَلِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْجُبْنِ وَالْبُخْلِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ غَلَبَةِ الدَّيْنِ وَقَهْرِ الرِّجَالِ

O Allah, I seek Your protection from mental stress and worry (in regard to future events) and grief (in regard to past events); and I seek Your protection from inability and laziness (in carrying out good deeds and enduring at the time of trials and tribulations); and I seek Your protection from cowardice (i.e. fearing the enemy and turning away from the battlefield, or not being able to fulfill the command of Allah Ta’ala in enjoining good and forbidding evil, or not having the heart to accept the decree of Allah Ta’ala in one’s sustenance and other affairs)  and miserliness (i.e. in fulfilling the rights of Allah Ta’ala in one’s wealth e.g. zakaat and not fulfilling the rights of the creation); and I seek Your protection from overwhelming debts and from the oppression of people

عن أبى سعيد الخدرى قال دخل رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ذات يوم المسجد فإذا هو برجل من الأنصار يقال له أبو أمامة فقال يا أبا أمامة ما لى أراك جالسا فى المسجد فى غير وقت الصلاة. قال هموم لزمتنى وديون يا رسول الله. قال أفلا أعلمك كلاما إذا أنت قلته أذهب الله عز وجل همك وقضى عنك دينك. قال قلت بلى يا رسول الله. قال قل إذا أصبحت وإذا أمسيت اللهم إنى أعوذ بك من الهم والحزن وأعوذ بك من العجز والكسل وأعوذ بك من الجبن والبخل وأعوذ بك من غلبة الدين وقهر الرجال. قال ففعلت ذلك فأذهب الله عز وجل همى وقضى عنى دينى. (ابو داود رقم 1557)

Hadhrat Abu Saeed Khudri (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that on one occasion Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) entered the Musjid, and he found an Ansaari Sahaabi named Hadhrat Abu Umaamah (Radhiallahu Anhu) present. Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: O Abu Umaamah, what is the reason that I see you seated here in the Musjid, whereas it is not the time of salaah?” Hadhrat Abu Umaamah (Radhiallahu Anhu) replied: “O Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam), I am overwhelmed with grief and debts.” Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) replied: “Should I not teach you such a duaa, which through reciting it, Allah Ta’ala will remove your grief and will settle your debts?” Hadhrat Abu Umaamah (Radhiallahu Anhu) replied: “Certainly do teach me O Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam). Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) replied: “Recite the following duaa in the morning and evening:

اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّى أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْهَمِّ وَالْحَزَنِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْعَجْزِ وَالْكَسَلِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنَ الْجُبْنِ وَالْبُخْلِ وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ غَلَبَةِ الدَّيْنِ وَقَهْرِ الرِّجَالِ

Hadhrat Abu Umaamah further says: “I practiced upon this mubaarak duaa of Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) and Allah Ta’ala had relieved me of my worries and Allah Ta’ala had made it possible for my debts to be settled.”

Reciting Durood Morning and Evening

This entry is part 3 of 50 in the series Morning and Evening Duaas

SceneOne should recite Durood upon Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) ten times in the morning and evening.

عن أبي الدرداء رضي الله عنه قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم من صلى علي حين يصبح عشرا وحين يمسي عشرا أدركته شفاعتي يوم القيامة رواه الطبراني بإسنادين أحدهما جيد (الترغيب و الترهيب رقم 987)

Hadhrat Abu Dardaa (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who recites durood upon me ten times in the morning, and ten times in the evening, will receive my intercession on the day of Qiyaamah.

Tasbeehaat Earning one Great Rewards

This entry is part 4 of 50 in the series Morning and Evening Duaas

SceneOne should recite the following in the morning and evening one hundred times each:

سُبحَانَ الله

اَلحَمْدُ لله

لَا اِلَهَ اِلَّا الله

اللهُ اَكْبَر

عن عمرو بن شعيب عن أبيه عن جده قال : قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم من سبح الله مائة بالغداة ومائة بالعشي كان كمن حج مائة مرة ومن حمد الله مائة بالغداة ومائة بالعشي كان كمن حمل على مائة فرس في سبيل الله أو قال غزا مائة غزوة ومن هلل الله مائة بالغداة ومائة بالعشي كان كمن أعتق مائة رقبة من ولد إسماعيل ومن كبر الله مائة بالغداة ومائة بالعشي لم يأت في ذلك اليوم أحد بأكثر مما أتى إلا من قال مثل ما قال أو زاد على ما قال (ترمذي رقم 3471)

Hadhrat Abdullah bin Amr bin Aas (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who recites ‘tasbeeh’ (i.e. Subhaanallah) one hundred times in the morning and one hundred times in the evening, will receive the reward of one hundred hajj. The one who recites ‘tahmeed’ (i.e. Alhamdulillah) one hundred times in the morning and one hundred times in the evening, will receive the reward of equipping one hundred mujaahideen with one hundred horses in order to fight in the path of Allah Ta’ala or the reward of the one who fought in one hundred battles. The one who recites ‘tahleel’ (i.e. Laa ilaaha illallah) one hundred times in the morning and one hundred times in the evening, will receive the reward of freeing one hundred slaves from the progeny of Hadhrat Ismaa’eel (Alayhis Salaam) (the reward for freeing the progeny of Hadhrat Ismaa’eel (Alayhis Salaam) is greater on account of them being from the Arab and from the progeny of our Nabi (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) and the Ambiyaa) . The one who recites ‘takbeer’ (i.e. Allahu Akbar) one hundred times in the morning and one hundred times in the evening, no person will surpass him in reward on that day besides the one who recited the same amount or more. (i.e. besides the one who carried out any zikr that is greater in virtue and reward)  

Receiving Such Rewards that Others cannot Reach One

This entry is part 5 of 50 in the series Morning and Evening Duaas

SceneOne should recite the following Duaa hundred times in the morning and evening.

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ الْعَظِيمِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ

Glory be to Allah Ta’ala the Great, together with (reciting) His praises

عن أبى هريرة رضي الله عنه قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم من قال حين يصبح سبحان الله العظيم وبحمده مائة مرة وإذا أمسى كذلك لم يواف أحد من الخلائق بمثل ما وافى (ابو داود 5093)

Hadhrat Abu Hurayrah (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who recites the following duaa in the morning and evening one hundred times receives such abundant reward that none from the creation can reach him (except the one who recites the same or recites more or something greater):

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ الْعَظِيمِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ

عن جابر رضي الله عنه عن النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم قال من قال سبحان الله العظيم وبحمده غرست له نخلة في الجنة (ترمذي 3464)

Hadhrat Jaabir (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who recites the following Duaa, a tree is planted for him in Jannah:

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ الْعَظِيمِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ

عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه عن النبي صلى الله عليه و سلم قال من قال حين يصبح وحين يمسي سبحان الله وبحمده مائة مرة لم يأت أحد يوم القيامة بأفضل مما جاء به إلا أحد قال مثل ما قال وزاد عليه (ترمذي رقم 3469)

Hadhrat Abu Hurayrah (Radhiallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who recites the following duaa in the morning and evening one hundred times receives such abundant reward that none from the creation will come on the day of Qiyaamah with the amount of reward that he will have except the one who recites the same or recites more (or something greater):

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ

Note: The above-mentioned virtue will be received through reciting this duaa in the morning and evening. One may recite either one of the following:

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ الْعَظِيمِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ

Or

سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ