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First 'Night' & 'Day' of the Holy month of Ramadhan

Welcoming & knowing  about the month this pg
Rulings on 'Yawmul Shak ie day on which you do not know if its 30th Shaban or 1st Ramadhan
Click here for-> Aamal  for First  "Day"     Ppsx |   Ppt in Pdf

Aamal for First "Night" below     Ppsx   |  Ppt in Pdf

Take a Bath (Ghusl).
It is advisable to take ghusl  and wash one's head thirty times ,with a palmful of water each time.
Recite a 2 Rakat Salaat
In each Rakat recite Sura Fatiha & Sura 6 In-a'am  
Then invoke Allah swt to keep you safe from any illnesses
Supplication of the Last night of Shaban  Supplications for sighting  of the moon
Jawshan Kabeer. الجوشن الكبير   |     Dua Hajj Recite Dua  from 'Sahifa Sajjadiya' no. 44
Ziarat Imam Hussain (as) Resort to 'Tawassul' to Ahlulbayt(as)
It is highly advisable to recite the Holy Qur'an very frequently at the first hours of Ramadhan. It has  been narrated that Imam Ja`far al-Sadiq (a.s) used to say this supplication before & after reciting Quran
Recite the 5 Duas mentioned below:

  a. Allahumma Ya Man Yamliku   اللّهُمّ يَا مَنْ يَمْلِكُ
b.
Allahumma Rabba Shahr Ramazan   اللّهُمّ رَبّ شَهْرِ رَمَضَان  ,  
c.
Allahumma Inna Hadha Shahr  اَللّهُمَّ إنَّ هِذا شَهْر

d. Allahumma Innahu Qad Dakhala   اللّهُمّ إِنّهُ قَدْ دَخَلَ شَهْرُ
e.
Alhamdulilahil Lazee Akramna   الحَمْدُ لِلّهِ الّذِي أَكْرَمَنَا

a) Allahumma Ya Man Yamliku  اللّهُمّ يَا مَنْ يَمْلِكُ  ,  Mp3

After the Maghrib Prayer raise your hands and recite this supplication: ( reported in ‘al-Iqbal’ from Imam Muhammad Jawad al-Taqi (as).

اللّهُمّ يَا مَنْ يَمْلِكُ التّدْبِيرَ

allahumma ya man yamliku alttadbira

O Allah: O He Who controls the management of all affairs;

وَهُوَ عَلَى كُلّ شَيْءٍ قَدِيرٌ،

wa huwa `ala kulli shay‘in qadirun

and He has power over all things.

يَا مَنْ يَعْلَمُ خَائِنَةَ الأَعْيُنِ

ya man ya`lamu kha’inata ala`yuni

O He Who knows the stealth of looks

وَمَا تُخْفِي الصّدُورُ وَتُجِنّ الضّمِيرُ

wa ma tukhfy alsuduru wa tujinnu aldhdhamiru

and that which breasts conceal and that which selves hide;

وَهُوَ اللّطِيفُ الخَبِيرُ.

wa huwa allatifu alkhabiru

and He is the Knower of subtleties, the Aware.

اللّهُمّ اجْعَلْنَا مِمّنْ نَوَى فَعَمِلَ،

allahumma aj`alna mimmn nawa fa`amila

O Allah: (please do) include us with those who intend and carried out their intentions;

وَلا تَجْعَلْنَا مِمّنْ شَقِيَ فَكَسِلَ،

wa la taj`alna mimmn shaqiya fakasila

and do not include us with those who are unhappy due to their laziness

وَلا مِمّنْ هُوَ عَلَى غَيْرِ عَمَلٍ يَتّكِلُ.

wa la mimmn huwa `ala ghayri `amalin yattakilu

or with those who depend upon unreal hopes.

اللّهُمّ صَحّحْ أَبْدَانَنَا مِنَ العِلَلِ،

allahumma sahhih abdanana mina al`ilali

O Allah: (please do) cure our bodies from ailments

وَأَعِنَّا عَلَى مَا افْتَرَضْتَ عَلَيْنَا مِنَ العَمَلِ،

wa a`inna `ala ma aftaradhta `alayna mina al`amali

and help us carry out the deeds that You have made incumbent upon us to do

حَتَّى يَنْقَضِيَ عَنَّا شَهْرُكَ هذَا وَقَدْ أَدّيْنَا مَفْرُوضَكَ فِيهِ عَلَيْنَا.

hatta yanqadhiya `anna shahruka hadha wa qad addina mafrudhaka fihi `alayna

so that when this month, which is Your month, elapses, we shall have carried out all the duties that You have made obligatory upon us to do.

اللّهُمّ أَعِنَّا عَلَى صِيَامِهِ،

allahumma a`inna `ala siyamihi

O Allah: (please do) help us observe fasting in this month;

وَوَفّقْنَا لِقِيَامِهِ،

wa waffiqna liqiyamihi

and guide us to practice the acts of worship (perfectly);

وَنَشّطْنَا فِيهِ لِلصّلاةِ،

wa nashshtna fihi lilsalati

and grant us vigor to offer prayers;

وَلا تَحْجُبْنَا مِنَ القِرَاءَةِ،

wa la tahjubna mina alqira‘ati

and do not preclude us from reciting (the Holy Qur'an);

وَسَهّلْ لَنَا فِيهِ إيتَاءَ الزّكَاةِ.

wa sahhl lana fihi iita‘a alzzakati

and make easy for us to give alms.

اللّهُمّ لا تُسَلّطْ عَلَيْنَا وَصَباً وَلا تَعَباً

allahumma la tusallit `alayna wasaban wa la ta`aban

O Allah: (please) do not inflict us with fatigue, tiredness,

وَلا سَقَماً وَلا عَطَباً.

wa la saqaman wa la `ataban

ailment, or injury.

اللّهُمّ ارْزُقْنَا الإفْطَارَ مِنْ رِزْقِكَ الحَلالِ.

allahumma arzuqna aliftara min rizqika alhalali

O Allah: (please do) grant us the food with which we break our fasting from Your sustenance that is legally gotten.

اللّهُمّ سَهّلْ لَنَا فِيهِ مَا قَسَمْتَهُ مِنْ رِزْقِكَ،

allahumma sahhil lana fihi ma qasamtahu min rizqika

O Allah: (please do) make easy for us the gaining of Your sustenance that You decide for us;

وَيَسّرْ مَا قَدّرْتَهُ مِنْ أَمْرِكَ،

wa yassir ma qaddartahu min amrika

and facilitate for us Your act that You decide for us;

وَاجْعَلْهُ حَلالاً طَيّباً نَقِيّاً مِنَ الآثَامِ،

waj`alhu halalan tayyiban naqiyyan mina alathami

and make it pure, empty of sins,

خَالِصاً مِنَ الآصَارِ وَالأَجْرَامِ.

khalisan mina alasari wal-ajrami

and free from offenses and flaws.

اللّهُمّ لا تُطْعِمْنَا إلاَّ طَيّباً غَيْرَ خَبِيثٍ وَلا حَرَامٍ،

allahumma la tut`imna illa tayyiban ghayra khabithin wa la haramin

O Allah: (please) do not feed us except the good that is neither bad nor forbidden;

وَاجْعَلْ رِزْقَكَ لَنَا حَلالاً لا يَشُوبُهُ دَنَسٌ وَلا أَسْقَامٌ،

waj`al rizqaka lana halalan la yashubuhu danasun wa la asqamun

and (please do) make the sustenance that You decide for us be legal, carrying neither filth nor diseases.

يَا مَنْ عِلْمُهُ بِالسّرّ كَعِلْمِهِ بِالإعْلانِ،

ya man `ilmuhu bilssirri ka`ilmihi bili`lani

O He Who knows the secret in the same was as He knows the public;

يَا مُتَفَضّلاً عَلَى عِبَادِهِ بِالإحْسَانِ،

ya mutafadhdhilan `ala `ibadihi bilihsani

O He Who confers upon His servants with benevolence;

يَا مَنْ هُوَ عَلَى كُلّ شَيْءٍ قَدِيرٌ،

ya man huwa `ala kulli shay‘in qadirun

O He Who has power over all things

وَبِكُلّ شَيْءٍ عَلِيمٌ خَبِيرٌ،

wa bikulli shay‘in `alimun khabirun

and has acquaintance with all things;

أَلْهِمْنَا ذِكْرَكَ،

alhimna dhikraka

(please do) bestow upon us with (ceaseless) reference to You;

وَجَنّبْنَا عُسْرَكَ،

wa jannbna `usraka

and keep us away Your difficulty;

وَأَنِلْنَا يُسْرَكَ،

wa anilna yusraka

and make us obtain Your ease;

وَاهْدِنَا لِلرّشَادِ،

wahdina lilrrshadi

and guide us to the right path;

وَوَفّقْنَا لِلسّدَادِ،

wa waffiqna lilssdadi

and lead us to the righteousness;

وَاعْصِمْنَا مِنَ البَلايَا،

wa`simna mina albalaya

and protect us against misfortunes;

وَصُنَّا مِنَ الأَوْزَارِ وَالخَطَايَا،

wa sunna mina alawzari wal-khataya

and safeguard us against sins and faults.

يَا مَنْ لا يَغْفِرُ عَظِيمَ الذّنُوبِ غَيْرُهُ،

ya man la yaghfiru `a¨ima aldhdhunubi ghayruhu

O He save Whom none forgives the grave sins

وَلا يَكْشِفُ السّوءَ إلاَّ هُوَ،

wa la yakshifu alssu‘a illa huwa

and He save Whom none can relieve from hardships;

يَا أَرْحَمَ الرَّاحِمِينَ،

ya arhama alrrahimina

O the most Merciful of all those who show mercy

وَأَكْرَمَ الأَكْرَمِينَ،

wa akrama alakramina

and the most Generous of all those who show generosity;

صَلّ عَلَى مُحَمّدٍ وَأَهْلِ بَيْتِهِ الطّيّبِينَ،

salli `ala muhammadin wa ahli baytihi alttayyibina

(please do) send blessings upon Muhammad and his Household—the pure;

وَاجْعَلْ صِيَامَنَا مَقْبُولاً،

waj`al siyamana maqbulan

and decide our fasting as acceptable

وَبِالبِرّ وَالتّقْوَى مَوْصُولاً،

wa bilbirri wal-ttaqwa mawsulan

and as connected to piety and godliness.

وَكَذلِكَ فَاجْعَلْ سَعْيَنَا مَشْكُوراً،

wa kadhalika faj`al sa`yana mashkuran

And, similarly, (please do) decide our efforts as praiseworthy,

وَقِيَامَنَا مَبْرُوراً،

wa qiyamana mabruran

our acts of worship as admissible,

وَقُرْآنَنَا مَرْفُوعاً،

wa qur’anana marfu`an

our reciting of the Qur'an as raised (to the heavens),

وَدُعَاءَنَا مَسْمُوعاً،

wa du`a‘ana masmu`an

and our supplications as responded.

وَاهْدِنَا لِلْحُسْنَى،

wahdina lilhusna

And (please do) guide us to the most excellent way;

وَجَنّبْنَا العُسْرَى،

wa jannibna al`usra

and save us from difficulties;

وَيَسّرْنَا لِلْيُسْرَى،

wa yassirna lil-yusra

and facilitate for us the easy end;

وَأَعْلِ لَنَا الدّرَجَاتِ،

wa a`li lana alddarajati

and elevate our ranks;

وَضَاعِفْ لَنَا الحَسَنَاتِ،

wa dha`if lana alhasanati

and double the rewards for our good deeds;

وَاقْبَلْ مِنَّا الصّوْمَ وَالصّلاةَ،

waqbal minna alsawma wal-salata

and accept our fasting and prayers;

وَاسْمَعْ مِنَّا الدّعَوَاتِ،

wasma` minna aldda`awati

and react to our supplications;

وَاغْفِرْ لَنَا الخَطِيئَاتِ،

waghfir lana alkhati’ati

and forgive our sins;

وَتَجَاوَزْ عَنَّا السّيّئَاتِ،

wa tajawaz `anna alssayyi’ati

And overlook our wrongdoings

وَاجْعَلْنَا مِنَ العَامِلِينَ الفَائِزِينَ،

waj`alna mina al`amilina alfa’izina

and make us of the successful worshippers;

وَلا تَجْعَلْنَا مِنَ المَغْضُوبِ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلا الضَّالّينَ،

wa la taj`alna mina almaghdhubi `alayhim wa la aldhdhallina

and do not include us with those who earn Your anger nor of those who go astray,

حَتَّى يَنْقَضِيَ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ عَنَّا

hatta yanqadhiya shahru ramadhana `anna

so that when the month of Ramadhan elapses,

وَقَدْ قَبِلْتَ فِيهِ صِيَامَنَا وَقِيَامَنَا،

wa qad qabilta fihi siyamana wa qiyamana

You shall have accepted our fasting and acts of worship,

وَزَكّيْتَ فِيهِ أَعْمَالَنَا،

wa zakkayta fihi a`malana

blessed our deeds,

وَغَفَرْتَ فِيهِ ذُنُوبَنَا،

wa ghafarta fihi dhunubana

forgiven our sins,

وَأَجْزَلْتَ فِيهِ مِنْ كُلّ خَيْرٍ نَصِيبَنَا،

wa ajzalta fihi min kulli khayrin nasibana

and doubled our shares from all good things.

فَإنّكَ الإلهُ المُجِيبُ،

fa’innaka al-ilahu almujibu

Verily, You are the God Who responds,

وَالرّبّ القَرِيبُ،

wal-rrabbu alqaribu

the Lord Who is Nigh,

وَأَنْتَ بِكُلّ شَيْءٍ مُحِيطٌ.

wa anta bikulli shay‘in muhitun

and You encompass all things.

 

b) Allahumma Rabba Shahr Ramadhan اللّهُمّ رَبّ شَهْرِ رَمَضَان          mp3

It is recommended to say the following supplication reported from Imam Ja`far al-Sadiq (a.s) as is mentioned in the book of ‘al-Iqbal’:

اللّهُمّ رَبّ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ،

allahumma rabba shahri ramadhana

O Allah, the Lord of the month of Ramadhan,

مُنَزّلَ القُرْآنِ،

munazzila alqur’ani

the Revealer of the Qur'an

هذَا شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ

hadha shahru ramadhana

This is the month of Ramadhan

الّذِي أَنْزَلْتَ فِيهِ القُرْآنَ

alladhy anzalta fihi alqur’ana

in which You revealed the Qur'an

وَأَنْزَلْتَ فِيهِ آيَاتٍ بَيّنَاتٍ مِنَ الهُدَى وَالفُرْقَانِ.

wa anzalta fihi ayatin bayyinatin mina alhuda wal-furqani

And revealed therein chapters of true guidance and distinction (between the right and the wrong).

اللّهُمّ ارْزُقْنَا صِيَامَهُ،

allahumma arzuqna siyamahu

O Allah: make us observe fast in its days

وَأَعِنَّا عَلَى قِيَامِهِ.

wa a`inna `ala qiyamihi

and remain awake in its nights to pray.

اللّهُمّ سَلّمْهُ لَنَا،

allahumma sallimhu lana

O Allah: let it be peaceful for us,

وَسَلّمْنَا فِيهِ،

wa sallimna fihi

keep us in sound condition for it,

وَتَسَلّمْهُ مِنَّا فِي يُسْرٍ مِنْكَ وَمُعَافَاةٍ،

wa tasallamhu minna fi yusrin minka wa mu`afatin

let it take upon itself the supervision of our affairs to give us ease and well-being

وَاجْعَلْ فِيمَا تَقْضِي وَتُقَدّرُ

waj`al fima taqdhy wa tuqaddiru

and while taking decisions,

مِنَ الأَمْرِ المَحْتُومِ

mina al-amri almahtumi

From among Your inevitable decisions

وَفِيمَا تَفْرُقُ مِنَ الأَمْرِ الحَكِيمِ

wa fima tafruqu mina alamri alhakimi

And from among that which You decide from the wise affairs,

فِي لَيْلَةِ القَدْرِ

fi laylati alqadri

At the Grand Night

مِنَ القَضَاءِ الّذِي لا يُرَدّ وَلا يُبَدّلُ

mina alqadha‘i alladhy la yuraddu wa la yubaddalu

From the act that is neither rejected nor altered,

أَنْ تَكْتُبَنِي مِنْ حُجَّاجِ بَيْتِكَ الحَرَامِ،

an taktubany min hujjaji baytika alharami

write my name in the list of those pilgrims of Your Sacred House

المَبْرُورِ حَجّهُمُ،

almabruri hajjuhumu

whose pilgrimage receives Your approval,

المَشْكُورِ سَعْيُهُمُ،

almashkuri sa`yuhumu

whose efforts are appreciated,

المَغْفُورِ ذُنُوبُهُمُ،

almaghfuri dhunubuhumu

whose sins are forgiven,

المُكَفّرِ عَنْهُمْ سَيّئَاتُهُمْ،

almukaffari `anhum sayyi’atuhum

whose wrongdoings are overlooked,

وَاجْعَلْ فِيمَا تَقْضِي وَتُقَدّرُ

waj`al fima taqdhy wa tuqaddiru

and while making decisions and rendering possible things and events

أَنْ تُطِيلَ لِي فِي عُمْرِي،

an tutila li fi `umri

make possible for me long life,

وَتُوَسّعَ عَلَيّ مِنَ الرّزْقِ الحَلالِ.

wa twass`a `alayya mina alrrzqi alhalali

and enough lawful means of livelihood.

 

c) Allahumma Inna Hadha Shahr اَللّهُمَّ إنَّ هِذا شَهْرُ   Mp3

 It is advisable to say the supplication  mentioned by Sayyid Ibn Tawus in ‘Iqbal al-A`mal’:

اَللّهُمَّ إنَّ هِذا شَهْرُ رَمَضانَ

alllahumma inna hadha shahru ramadhana

O Allah: This month of Ramadhan,

اَلَّذي أنْزَلْتَ فِيهِ الْقُرْآنَ،

alladhy anzalta fihi alqur’ana,

in which You revealed the Qur'an,

هُدىً لِلنّاسِ وَبَيِّناتٍ مِنَ الْهُدى وَالْفُرْقَانِ

hudan lilnnasi wabayyinatin mina alhudi walfurqani

As guidance for people and clear proofs of true guidance and distinction (between the right and the wrong),

قَدْ حَضَرَ.

qad hadhara.

Has commenced.

يا رَبِّ أعوذُ بِكَ فيهِ مِنَ الشَّيْطانِ الرَّجيمِ،

ya rabbi a`udhu bika fihi mina alshshaytani alrrajimi,

O Allah: in this month, I seek Your protection against Satan, the accursed,

وَمِنْ مَكْرِهِ وَحِيَلِهِ،

wamin makrihi wahialihi,

And against his tricks and his ruses,

وَخِداعِهِ وَحَبائِلِهِ،

wakhida`ihi wahabaiilihi,

And his deception and his trickeries,

وَجُنودِهِ وَخَيلِهِ،

wajunudihi wakhaylihi,

And his parties and his riding forces,

وَرِجْلِهِ وَوَساوِسِهِ،

warijlihi wawasauisihi,

And his on foot forces and his evil inspirations,

وَمِنَ الضَّلالِ بَعْدَ الْهُدى،

wamina aldhdhalali ba`da alhudi,

And against straying off after being guided,

وَمِنَ الكُفْرِ بَعْدَ الإيمانِ،

wamina alkufri ba`da alimani,

And against atheism after belief,

وَمِنَ النِّفاقِ وَالرِّياءِ وَالجِناياتِ،

wamina alnnifaqi waalrria‘i waaljinaiati,

And against hypocrisy and showing off and felonies,

وَمِنْ شَرِّ الوِسْواسِ الخَنّاسِ،

wamin sharri aluisuasi alkhannasi,

And against the evil of the whisperings of the slinking Devil,

الَّذي يُوَسْوِسُ في صُدورِ النّاسِ،

alladhy yuwasuisu fy suduri alnnasi,

Who whispers into the hearts of men;

مِنَ الجِنَّةِ وَالنّاسِ.

mina aljinnati waalnnasi.

 From among the jinn and the men.

اللّهُمَّ وَارْزُقْني صِيامَهُ وَقِيامَهُ،

alllhumma waarzuqny siamahu waqiamahu,

O Allah: and confer upon me with the fasting and the doing of acts of worship during this month,

وَالعَمَلَ فيهِ بِطاعَتِكَ،

waal`amala fihi bita`atika,

And with the doing of acts of obedience to You,

وَطاعَةِ رَسولِكَ وَأُولي الأمْرِ،

wata`ati rasulika wa-uly alamri,

And to Your Messenger and the Men in Authority,

عَلَيهِ وَعَلَيهِمُ السَّلامُ،

`alayhi wa`alayhimu alssalamu,

May peace be upon him and them,

وَما قَرَّبَ مِنْكَ،

wama qarraba minka,

And the doing of whatever act that takes me near You,

وَجَنِّبْني مَعاصِيكَ،

wajannibny ma`asika,

And (please) take me away from acts of disobedience to You.

وَارْزُقْني فيهِ التَّوْبَةَ وَالإنابَةَ وَالإجابَةَ.

warzuqny fihi alttawbata walinabata wal-ijabata.

And confer upon me in this month with repentance, turning to You, and responding to Your instructions.

وَأعِذْني فيهِ مِنَ الغيبَةِ وَالكَسَلِ وَالفَشَلِ،

wa'a`idhny fihi mina alghibaati waalkasali waalfashali,

And protect me in it against backbiting and lethargy and failure.

وَاسْتَجِبْ لي فيهِ الدُّعاءَ،

waastajib ly fihi alddu`a‘a,

And respond my prayers in it.

وَأصِحَّ لي فيهِ جِسمي وَعَقْلي

waasihha ly fihi jismy wa`aqli

And grant me well-being for my body and my intellect.

وَفَرِّغْني فيهِ لِطاعَتِكَ وَما قَرَّبَ مِنكَ،

wafarrighny fihi lita`atika wama qarraba minka,

And grant me time to do acts of obedience to You as well as acts that take me near You.

يا كَريمُ يا جَوادُ.

ya karimu ya jawadu.

O the All-generous; O the All-magnanimous.

يا كَريمُ،

ya karimu,

O the All-generous:

صَلِّ عَلى مُحَمَّدٍ وَعَلى أهْلِ بَيْتِ مُحَمَّدٍ

salli `ali muhammadin wa`ali ahli bayti muhammadin

(please) send blessings upon Muhammad and the Household of Muhammad,

عَلَيهِ وَعَلَيهِمُ السَّلامُ،

`alayhi wa`alayhimu alssalamu,

Peace be upon him and them,

وَكَذالِكَ فَافْعَلْ بِنا

wakadhalika faf`al bina

And do all that to us,

يا أرْحَمَ الرّاحِمينَ.

ya arhama alrrahimina.

O the most Merciful of all those who show mercy.

 

                  d) Allahumma Innahu Qad Dakhala   اللّهُمّ إِنّهُ قَدْ دَخَل        Real     Mp3    Video

اللّهُمّ إِنّهُ قَدْ دَخَلَ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ.

allahumma innahu qad dakhala shahru ramadhana

O Allah: Surely, the month of Ramadhan has begun.

اللّهُمّ رَبّ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ

allahumma rabba shahri ramadhana

O Allah; O the Lord of the month of Ramadhan

الّذِي أَنْزَلْتَ فِيهِ القُرْآنَ

alladhy anzalta fihi alqur’ana

in which You have revealed the Qur'an

وَجَعَلْتَهُ بَيّنَاتٍ مِنَ الهُدَى وَالفُرْقَانِ.

wa ja`altahu bayyinatin mina alhuda wal-furqani

making it a guidance to people and clear proofs of the guidance and the distinction.

اللّهُمّ فَبَارِكْ لَنَا فِي شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ،

allahumma fabarik lana fi shahri ramadhana

So, O Allah, please bless us in the month of Ramadhan,

وَأَعِنَّا عَلَى صِيَامِهِ وَصَلَوَاتِهِ،

wa a`inna `ala siyamihi wa salawatihi

help us observe fasting and offer prayers in it,

وَتَقَبّلْهُ مِنَّا.

wa taqabbalhu minna

and accept from us.

 

e) Alhamdulilahil Lazee Akramna  الحَمْدُ لِلّهِ الّذِي أَكْرَمَنَا               Mp3 

 According to a Hadith, the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.s) used to say this supplication at the beginning of Ramadhan month:

الحَمْدُ لِلّهِ الّذِي أَكْرَمَنَا بِكَ

alhamdu lillahi alladhy akramana bika

All praise be to Allah Who has honored us with you—

أَيّهَا الشّهْرُ المُبَارَكُ.

ayyuha alshshahru almubaraku

the blessed month.

اللّهُمّ فَقَوّنَا عَلَى صِيَامِنَا وَقِيَامِنَا،

allahumma faqawwna `ala siyamina wa qiyamina

O Allah: (please do) grant us strength to observe fasting and practice acts of worship in this month;

وَثَبّتْ أَقْدَامَنَا،

wa thabbit aqdamana

and make our steps firm

وَانْصُرْنَا عَلَى القَوْمِ الكَافِرِينَ.

wansurna `ala alqawmi alkafirina

and assist us against the unbelieving people.

اللّهُمّ أَنْتَ الوَاحِدُ فَلا وَلَدَ لَكَ،

allahumma anta alwahidu fala wa lada laka

O Allah: You are surely the One; therefore, You have not son.

وَأَنْتَ الصّمَدُ فَلا شِبْهَ لَكَ،

wa anta alsmadu fala shibha laka

And You are the eternally Besought of all; therefore, nothing is like You.

وَأَنْتَ العَزِيزُ فَلا يُعِزّكَ شَيْءٌ،

wa anta al`azizu fala yu`izzuka shay‘un

And You are the Almighty; therefore; nothing can overcome You.

وَأَنْتَ الغَنِيّ وَأَنَا الفَقِيرُ،

wa anta alghaniyyu wa ana alfaqiru

And You are the Self-sufficient while I am poor.

وَأَنْتَ المَوْلَى وَأَنَا العَبْدُ،

wa anta almawla wa ana al`abdu

And You are the Master while I am (Your) slave.

وَأَنْتَ الغَفُورُ وَأَنَا المُذْنِبُ،

wa anta alghafuru wa ana almudhnibu

And You are the All-forgiving while I am guilty.

وَأَنْتَ الرّحِيمُ وَأَنَا المُخْطِئُ،

wa anta alrrahimu wa ana almukhtiiu

And You are the All-merciful while I am mistaken.

وَأَنْتَ الخَالِقُ وَأَنَا المَخْلُوقُ،

wa anta alkhaliqu wa ana almakhluqu

And You are the Creator while I am (Your) creature.

وَأَنْتَ الحَيّ وَأَنَا المَيّتُ،

wa anta alhayyu wa ana almayytu

And You are the Ever-living while I am mortal.

أَسْأَلُكَ بِرَحْمَتِكَ

as’aluka birahmatika

I thus beseech You in the name of Your mercy

أَنْ تَغْفِرَ لِي وَتَرْحَمَنِي وَتَتَجَاوَزَ عَنّي

an taghfira li wa tarhamany wa tatajawaza `anni

that You may forgive me, have mercy upon me, and excuse my offenses,

إِنّكَ عَلَى كُلّ شَيْءٍ قَدِيرٌ.

innaka `ala kulli shay‘in qadirun

for You have power over all things.

     

 

Aamal For the First "Day "of the Holy month of Ramadhan     Ppsx |   Ppt in Pdf

Perform Ghusl in flowing water and splash thirty palmfuls of water on the head. This is a cause for prevention of illnesses throughout the year.   Wash your face with a palm full of rose water to avoid poverty and distress and splash a palm full on the head . Recite two rakaats in the first of which, after the recitation of Sura Hamd, recite Sura Ikhlaas thirty times, and in the second after the recitation of Sura Hamd recite Sura Qadr thirty times and after the prayers give alms. Whoever does so , will have purchased from Allah swt his safety for the month.

If supplication 44 in Sahifa Sajjadiya was not recited on the first night, it should be recited in the day.

 

Recite two rakaats, in the first of which after Sura Hamd recite Sura Fath (Sura no 48). In the second rakat after the recitation of Sura Hamd recite any sura you wish. Allah will keep away form you all evil during the year and keep you in his protection until the following year.

 Recite this supplication after Fajr:                  Mp3

اللّهُمّ قَدْ حَضَرَ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ

allahumma qad hadhara shahru ramadhana

O Allah: the month of Ramadhan has commenced,

وَقَدِ افْتَرضْتَ عَلَيْنَا صِيَامَهُ،

wa qadi aftardhta `alayna siyamahu

And You have made obligatory upon us to observe fasting during it,

وَأَنْزَلْتَ فِيهِ القُرْآنَ

wa anzalta fihi alqur’ana

And You revealed the Qur'an in it,

هُدَىً لِلنَّاسِ وَبَيّنَاتٍ مِنَ الهُدَى وَالفُرْقَانِ.

hudan lilnnasi wa bayyinatin mina alhudawal-furqani

As guidance for people and clear proofs of true guidance and distinction (between the right and the wrong).

اللّهُمّ أَعِنَّا عَلَى صِيَامِهِ،

allahumma a`inna `ala siyamihi

O Allah: (please) help us observe fasting in it,

وَتَقَبّلْهُ مِنَّا،

wa taqabbalhu minna

And accept it from us,

وَتَسَلَّمْهُ مِنا

wa tasallamhu minna

And receive it from us (with acceptance)

وَسَلّمْهُ لَنَا فِي يُسْرٍ مِنْكَ وَعَافِيَةٍ،

wa sallimhu lana fi yusrin minka wa `afiyatin

And keep it sound for us with easiness and good health from You.

إنّكَ عَلَى كُلّ شَيْءٍ قَدِيرٌ،

innaka `ala kulli shay‘in qadirun

You verily have power over all things.

     

 

In his book of ‘Zad al-Ma`ad’, `Allamah al-Majlisi IIn his book of ‘Zad al-Ma`ad’, `Allamah al-Majlisi has mentioned that al-Kulayniy, al-Tusi, and others, through an authentic series of narrators, have reported Imam Musa al-Kazim (a.s) as saying, “Say the following supplication on the first day of  in the month of Ramadhan for if one prays Almighty Allah with this supplication purely and without associating any false purposes or showing off, he will be saved, throughout that year, from all seditious and misleading matters as well as all afflictions that may injure his religion or his body; and Almighty Allah will save him from the evils of all the misfortunes that will occur in that year.”

The supplication is as follows:        mp3

اللّهُمّ إِنّي أَسْأَلُكَ بِاسْمِكَ الّذِي دَانَ لَهُ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

allahumma inni as’aluka bismika alladhy dana lahu kull shay‘in

O Allah I beseech You, in the name of Your name before which everything kneels down

وَبِرَحْمَتِكَ الّتِي وَسِعَتْ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa birahmatika allaty wasi`at kulla shay‘in

in the name of Your mercy which encompasses everything;

وَبِعَظَمَتِكَ الّتِي تَوَاضَعَ لَهَا كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa bi`a¨amatika allaty tawadha`a lahakullu shay‘in

in the name of Your greatness which dwarfs everything;

وَبِعِزّتِكَ الّتِي قَهَرَتْ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa bi`izztika allaty qaharat kulla shay‘in

in the name of Your power which subdues everything;

وَبِقُوّتِكَ الّتِي خَضَعَ لَهَا كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa biquwwatika allaty khadha`a laha kullu shay‘in

in the name of Your control which dominates everything;

وَبِجَبَرُوتِكَ الّتِي غَلَبَتْ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa bijabarutika allaty ghalabat kulla shay‘in

in the name of Your omnipotence which overreaches and possesses everything;

وَبِعِلْمِكَ الّذِي أَحَاطَ بِكُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa bi`ilmika alladhy ahata bikulli shay‘in

in the name of Your knowledge which knows everything;

يَا نُورُ يَا قُدّوسُ،

ya nuru ya quddusu

O Light, O Holy,

يَا أَوّلُ قَبْلَ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

ya awulu qabla kulli shay‘in

O Ever Foremost, before everything;

وَيَا بَاقِياً بَعْدَ كُلّ شَيْءٍ،

wa ya baqiyan ba`da kulli shay‘in

O Ever-living after all things.

يَا اللّهُ يَا رَحْمنُ

ya allahu ya rahmanu

O Allah, O Beneficent,

صَلّ عَلَى مُحَمّدٍ وَآلِ مُحَمّدٍ

salli `ala muhammadin wa ali muhammadin

send blessings on Muhammad and on the Household of Muhammad,

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تُغَيّرُ النّعَمَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tughayyiru alnni`ama

and forgive me for my sins which alter the course of the flowing bounties;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تُنْزِلُ النّقَمَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tunzilu alnniama

forgive me for my sins which bring in punishment;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تَقْطَعُ الرّجَاءَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty taqta`u alrraja‘a

forgive me for my sins which cut off hope;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تُدِيلُ الأَعْدَاءَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tudilu ala`da‘a

forgive me for my sins which give a chance to the enemies to lay hands on me;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تَرُدّ الدّعَاءَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty taruddualddu`a‘a

forgive me for my sins which render the prayers unacceptable,

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي يُسْتَحَقّ بِهَا نُزُولُ البَلاءِ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty yustahaqqubiha nuzulu albala‘i

forgive me for my sins which make me liable to suffer misfortunes;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تَحْبِسُ غَيْثَ السّمَاءِ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tahbisu ghaytha alssama‘i

forgive me for my sins which let the galloping venom from above takes hold of me;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تَكْشِفُ الغِطَاءَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty takshifu alghita‘a

forgive me for my sins which lay bare that which had been sealed and forgotten;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تُعَجّلُ الفَنَاءَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tu`ajjilu alfana‘a

forgive me for my sins which whip off destruction;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تُورِثُ النّدَمَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty turithu alnnadama

forgive me for my sins which leave behind remorse in its trail;

وَاغْفِرْ لِيَ الذّنُوبَ الّتِي تَهْتِكُ العِصَمَ،

waghfir liya aldhdhunuba allaty tahtiku al`isama

forgive me for my sins which tear up my integrity to pieces;

وَأَلْبِسْنِي دِرْعَكَ الحَصِينَةَ الّتِي لا تُرَامُ،

wa albisny dir`aka alhasinata allaty laturamu

and surround me with Your impregnable protective covering which never goes out of order,

وَعَافِنِي مِنْ شَرّ مَا أُحَاذِرُ بِاللّيْلِ وَالنّهَارِ فِي مُسْتَقْبَلِ سَنَتِي هذِهِ.

wa `afiny min sharri ma a’uhadhiru billayli wal-nnhari fi mustaqbali sanaty hdhihi

and keep me safe from the evil which may frighten me by threats, day in and day out, throughout this year.

اللّهُمّ رَبّ السّمَاوَاتِ السّبْعِ،

allahumma rabba alssamawati alssab`i

O Allah, the Lord of the seven heavens

وَرَبّ الأَرَضِينَ السّبْعِ وَمَا فِيهِنّ وَمَا بَيْنَهُنّ

wa rabba alaradhina alssab`i wa mafihinna wa ma baynahunna

and the seven (layers of) the earth and all that is therein and all that is between them,

وَرَبّ العَرْشِ العَظِيمِ،

wa rabba al`arshi al`a¨imi

the Lord of the Great Throne,

وَرَبّ السّبْعِ المَثَانِي وَالقُرْآنِ العَظِيمِ،

wa rabba alssab`i almathany wal-qur’ani al`a¨imi

the Lord of the seven oft-repeated verses  and the matchless Quran,

وَرَبّ إِسْرَافِيلَ وَمِيكَائِيلَ وَجَبْرَائِيلَ،

wa rabb israfila wa mika’ila wa jabra’ila

The Lord of (Archangels) Israfil, Michael, and Gabriel,

وَرَبّ مُحَمّدٍ صَلَّى اللّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ سَيّدِ المُرْسَلِينَ وَخَاتَمِ النّبِيّينَ،

wa rabb muhammadin salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi sayydi almursalina wa khatami alnnabiyyina

and the Lord of Muhammad, blessings of Allah be on him and on his Household, the Chief of the Messengers, the Last Prophet.

أَسْأَلُكَ بِكَ وَبِمَا سَمّيْتَ بِهِ نَفْسَكَ

as’aluka bika wa bima sammayta bihi nafsaka

I beseech You in Your name and in name of that which You referred to Yourself

يَا عَظِيمُ أَنْتَ الّذِي تَمُنّ بِالعَظِيمِ،

ya `a¨imu anta alladhy tamunnu bil`a¨imi

O the Greatest, You are He who distributes bounties freely, protects the frightened, adds more and more to the free gifts,

وَتَدْفَعُ كُلّ مَحْذُورٍ،

wa tadfa`u kulla mahdhurin

Repels all avoided things,

وَتُعْطِي كُلّ جَزِيلٍ،

wa tu`ty kulla jazilin

Gives all abundant things,

وَتُضَاعِفُ الحَسَنَاتِ بِالقَلِيلِ وَبِالكَثِيرِ

wa tudha`ifu alhasanati bilqalili wa bilkathiri

doubles the recompense of good deeds done occasionally or frequently.

وَتَفْعَلُ مَا تَشَاءُ،

wa taf`alu ma tasha‘u

You do what You wills.

يَا قَدِيرُ يَا اللّهُ يَا رَحْمنُ

ya qadiru ya allahu ya rahmanu

O Omnipotent, O Allah, O Beneficent,

صَلّ عَلَى مُحَمّدٍ وَأَهْلِ بَيْتِهِ،

salli `ala muhammadin wa ahli baytihi

send blessings on Muhammad and on his Household

وَأَلْبِسْنِي فِي مُسْتَقْبِلِ سَنَتِي هذِهِ سِتْرَكَ

wa albisny fi mustaqbili sanaty hadhihi sitraka

and surround me, during this year, with Your protection,

وَنَضّرْ وَجْهِي بِنُورِكَ،

wa nadhdhir wajhy binurika

let Your light beautify my face,

وَأَحِبّنِي بِمَحَبّتِكَ،

wa ahibbany bimahabbatika

let Your love draw me closest to You,

وَبَلّغْنِي رِضْوَانَكَ،

wa ballighny ridhwanaka

let Your pleasure to reach me

وَشَرِيفَ كَرَامَتِكَ،

wa sharifa karamatika

As well as Your excellent generosity,

وَجَسِيمَ عَطِيّتِكَ،

wa jasima `atiyyatika

And Your weighty rewards

وَأَعْطِنِي مِنْ خَيْرِ مَا عِنْدَكَ

wa a`tiny min khayri ma `indaka

Give me from the good that You have

وَمِنْ خَيْرِ مَا أَنْتَ مُعْطِيهِ أَحَداً مِنْ خَلْقِكَ،

wa min khayri ma anta mu`tihi ahadan min khalqika

and from the good You gives to any one from among Your creation;

وَأَلْبِسْنِي مَعَ ذلِكَ عَافِيَتَكَ،

wa albisny ma`a dhalika `afiyataka

and with that kind of Your protection keep me safe.

يَا مَوْضِعَ كُلّ شَكْوَى،

ya mawdhi`a kulli shakwa

O He who (alone) settles all complaints,

وَيَا شَاهِدَ كُلّ نَجْوَى،

wa ya shahida kulli najwa

O He who (alone) sees clearly through what hearts and minds desire secretly,

وَيَا عَالِمَ كُلّ خَفِيّةٍ،

wa ya `alima kulli khafiyyatin

O He who (alone) knows full well that which is kept undisclosed,

وَيَا دَافِعَ مَا تَشَاءُ مِنْ بَلِيّةٍ،

wa ya dafi`a ma tasha‘u min baliyyatin

O He who (alone) protects from misfortunes (whenever He wills),

يَا كَرِيمَ العَفْوِ،

ya karima al-`afwi

O He who (alone) is the oft-forgiving compassionate,

يَا حَسَنَ التّجَاوُزِ،

ya hasana alttajawuzi

O He who (alone) overlooks faults,

تَوَفّنِي عَلَى مِلّةِ إِبْرَاهِيمَ وَفِطْرَتِهِ،

tawaffany `ala millati ibrahima wa fitratihi

let me depart from this world adhering to the disposition and creed of Prophet Abraham,

وَعَلَى دِينِ مُحَمّدٍ صَلَّى اللّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ وَسُنّتِهِ،

wa `ala dini muhammadin salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi wa sunnatihi

following the religion and way of life of Muhammad (blessings of Allah be on him and on his Household)

وَعَلَى خَيْرِ الوَفَاةِ فَتَوَفّنِي مُوَالِياً لأَوْلِيَائِكَ،

wa `ala khayri alwafati fatawaffny muwaliyan li-awliya’ika

-the best departure, in love of Your friends,

وَمُعَادِياً لأَعْدَائِكَ.

wa mu`adiyan li-a`da’ika

cut off with Your enemies.

اللّهُمّ وَجَنّبْنِي فِي هذِهِ السّنَةِ كُلّ عَمَلٍ أَوْ قَوْلٍ أَوْ فِعْلٍ يُبَاعِدُنِي مِنْكَ،

allahumma wa jannibny fi hadhihi alssanati kulla `amalin aw qawlin aw fi`lin yuba`iduny minka

O Allah keep me far off, during his year, from that general course of life, in words or deeds, which removes me to a distance far away from You.

وَاجْلِبْنِي إِلَى كُلّ عَمَلٍ أَوْ قَوْلٍ أَوْ فِعْلٍ يُقَرّبُنِي مِنْكَ فِي هذِهِ السّنَةَ،

wajlibny ila kull `amalin aw qawlin aw fi`lin yuqarribuny minka fi hadhihi alssanata

and keep me close to that general course of life, in words and deeds, which bring me nearest to You, during this year,

يَا أَرْحَمَ الرَّاحِمِينَ،

ya arhama alrrahimina

O the Most Merciful of all those who show mercy.

وَامْنَعْنِي مِنْ كُلّ عَمَلٍ أَوْ قَوْلٍ أَوْ فِعْلٍ يَكُونُ مِنّي أَخَافُ ضَرَرَ عَاقِبَتِهِ،

wamna`ny min kulli `amalin aw qawlin aw fi`lin yakunu minny akhafu dharara `aqibatihi

Prevent me from a mode of action, in words and deeds, if done, it is feared, will produce evil as a result,

وَأَخَافُ مَقْتَكَ إِيَّايَ عَلَيْهِ

wa akhafu maqtaka iyyaya `alayhi

on account of which I am scared of Your logical aversion;

حِذَارَ أَنْ تَصْرِفَ وَجْهَكَ الكَرِيمَ عَنّي

hidhara an tasrifa wajhaka alkarima `anni

and I am afraid lest Your kind disposition may change direction

فَأَسْتَوْجِبَ بِهِ نَقْصاً مِنْ حَظّ لِي عِنْدَكَ،

fa-astawjiba bihi naqsan min ha¨¨in li `indaka

and I am restrained from obtaining my share of good fortune,

يَا رَؤُوفُ يَا رَحِيمُ.

ya ra’ufu ya rahimu

O Compassionate, O Merciful.

اللّهُمّ اجْعَلْنِي فِي مُسْتَقْبِلِ سَنَتِي هذِهِ فِي حِفْظِكَ

allahumma aj`alny fi mustaqbili sanaty hadhihi fi hif¨ika

O Allah keep me, throughout this year, under Your protection,

وَفِي جِوَارِكَ وَفِي كَنَفِكَ،

wa fi jiwarika wa fi kanafika

nearest Your closeness, right inside Your shelter,

وَجَلّلْنِي سِتْرَ عَافِيَتِكَ،

wa jallilny sitra `afiyatika

and cover and clad me with Your protective covering

وَهَبْ لِي كَرَامَتَكَ،

wa hab li karamataka

and give me Your love and kindness as a free gift;

عَزّ جَارُكَ،

`azza jaruka

verify whoso takes refuge with You is loved and looked after thoroughly;

وَجَلّ ثَنَاؤُكَ،

wa jalla thanau´uka

glorious and sublime is Your praise;

وَلا إِلهَ غَيْرُكَ.

wa la ilaha ghayruka

and there is no god other than You.

اللّهُمّ اجْعَلْنِي تَابِعاً لِصَالِحِي مَنْ مَضَى مِنْ أَوْلِيَائِكَ،

allahumma aj`alny tabi`an lisalihy man madha min awliya’ika

O Allah give me insight to follow the example of the upright (from among Your trusted friends) who penetrated more deeply in every matter and carried it out to perfection;

وَأَلْحِقْنِي بِهِمْ،

wa alhiqny bihim

and let me be closely tied up with them;

وَاجْعَلْنِي مُسَلّماً لِمَنْ قَالَ بِالصّدْقِ عَلَيْكَ مِنْهُمْ،

waj`alny musallman liman qala bilsdqi `alayka minhum

and believe that which they said on Your behalf truthfully,

وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ اللّهُمّ أَنْ تُحِيطَ بِي خَطِيئَتِي وَظُلْمِي

wa a`udhu bika allahumma an tuhita by khatyiaty wa ¨ulmy

I take refuge with You O my Allah from that which may surround me in a state of seige within the enclosure of errors, ignorance,

وَإِسْرَافِي عَلَى نَفْسِي وَاتّبَاعِي لِهَوَايَ

wa israfi `ala nafsy wattiba`y lihawaya

disintegration, daydreaming,

وَاشْتِغَالِي بِشَهَوَاتِي

washtighali bishahawaty

swallowing up in carnal desires,

فَيَحُولُ ذلِكَ بَيْنِي وَبَيْنَ رَحْمَتِكَ وَرِضْوَانِكَ

fayahulu dhalika bayny wa bayna rahmatika wa ridhwanika

(because of which) there is a barrier between me and Your mercy and pleasure;

فَأَكُونُ مَنْسِيّاً عِنْدَكَ،

fa-akunu mansiyyan `indaka

it consigned me to oblivion,

مُتَعَرّضاً لِسَخَطِكَ وَنِقْمَتِكَ.

muta`arridhan lisakhatika wa niqmatika

and invited Your displeasure and censure.

اللّهُمّ وَفّقْنِي لِكُلّ عَمَلٍ صَالِحٍ تَرْضَى بِهِ عَنّي،

allahumma waffiqny likulli `amalin salihin tardha bihi `anni

so that it helps me to obtain Your nearness and Your pleasure.

وَقَرّبْنِي إِلَيْكَ زُلْفَى.

wa qarribny ilayka zulfa

O Allah prepare me to do good under all circumstances,

اللّهُمّ كَمَا كَفَيْتَ نَبِيّكَ مُحَمّداً صَلَّى اللّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ هَوْلَ عَدُوّهِ،

allahumma kama kafayta nabiyyika muhammadan salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi hawla `aduwwihi

O Allah just as You did everything possible (nothing is impossible for Him) to help Your Prophet Muhammad (blessings of Allah be on him and on his Household) put terror in the hearts of his enemies,

وَفَرّجْتَ هَمّهُ،

wa farrajta hammahu

removed his anxieties,

وَكَشَفْتَ غَمّهُ،

wa kashafta ghammahu

dispersed his troubles,

وَصَدَقْتَهُ وَعْدَكَ،

wa sadaqtahu wa `daka

proved true the promise You made with him,

وَأَنْجَزْتَ لَهُ عَهْدَكَ،

wa anjazta lahu `ahdaka

and carried out to completion the undertaking You took up for him;

اللّهُمّ فَبِذلِكَ فَاكْفِنِي هَوْلَ هذِهِ السّنَةِ

allahumma fabidhalika fakfiny hawla hadhihi alssanati

(O Allah) in like manner keep me safe from fearful things and events, during this year,

وَآفَاتِهَا وَأَسْقَامَهَا

wa afatiha wa asqamaha

and from its logical consequences — outrage, havoc,

وَفِتْنَتَهَا وَشُرُورَهَا

wa fitnataha wa shururaha

confusion, evil,

وَأَحْزَانَهَا وَضِيقَ المَعَاشِ فِيهَا،

wa ahzanaha wa dhiqa alma`ashi fiha

sorrow; and the economic distress it perpetuates;

وَبَلّغْنِي بِرَحْمَتِكَ كَمَالَ العَافِيَةِ

wa ballighny birahmatika kamala al-`afiyati

and through Your mercy make available for me conclusive welfare

بِتَمَامِ دَوَامِ النّعْمَةِ عِنْدِي إِلَى مُنْتَهَى أَجَلِي،

bitamami dawami alnni`mati `indy ilamuntaha ajali

from the everlasting bounties till to the last moment of my life.

أَسْأَلُكَ سُؤَالَ مَنْ أَسَاءَ وَظَلَمَ وَاسْتَكَانَ وَاعْتَرَفَ،

as’aluka su´ala man asa‘a wa ¨alama wastakana wa`tarafa

I put forward a petition to You just like a person who has transgressed and did wrong to (others), but surrenders and makes a clean confession.

وَأَسْأَلُكَ أَنْ تَغْفِرَ لِي مَا مَضَى مِنَ الذّنُوبِ

wa as’aluka an taghfira li ma madha mina aldhdhunubi

I beseech You to forgive those earlier sins

الّتِي حَصَرَتْهَا حَفَظَتُكَ

allaty hasaratha hafa¨atuka

which are counted by Your Preserving Angels

وَأَحْصَتْهَا كِرَامُ مَلائِكَتِكَ عَلَيّ،

wa ahsatha kiramu mala’ikatika `alayya

and which have been recorded by Your appointed Angels;

وَأَنْ تَعْصِمَنِي اللّهُمّ مِنَ الذّنُوبِ

wa an ta`simany allahumma mina aldhdhunubi

And, O Allah, protect me against sinning

فِيمَا بَقِيَ مِنْ عُمْرِي إِلَى مُنْتَهَى أَجَلِي،

fima baqiya min `umry ila muntaha ajali

In the rest of lifetime up to my death

يَا اللّهُ يَا رَحْمنُ يَا رَحِيمُ

ya allahu ya rahmanu ya rahimu

O Allah! O Beneficent! O Merciful!

صَلّ عَلَى مُحَمّدٍ وَأَهْلِ بَيْتِ مُحَمّدٍ

salli `ala muhammadin wa ahli bayti muhammadin

Send blessings on Muhammad and on the Household of Muhammad,

وَآتِنِي كُلّ مَا سَأَلْتُكَ وَرَغِبْتُ إِلَيْكَ فِيهِ

wa atiny kull ma saltuka wa raghibtu ilayka fihi

and give me as a gift that which I have asked for and for which I turned to You (alone) with hope and expectation,

فَإِنّكَ أَمَرْتَنِي بِالدّعَاءِ،

fa’innaka amartany bilddu`a‘i

because it was You who ordered me to pray You

وَتَكَفّلْتَ لِي بِالاِجَابَةِ،

wa takaffalta li bil-ijabati

And thus You have promised of response.

يَا أَرْحَمَ الرَّاحِمِينَ.

ya arhama alrrahimina

O the most Merciful of all those who show mercy.