Daily Duas

Days of the week Duas for regular recitation


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful.
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ ٱلاوَّلِ قَبْلَ ٱلإِنْشَاءِ وَٱلإِحْيَاءِ
alhamdu lillahi al-awwali qabla al-insha'i wal-ihya'i
All praise be to Allah, the First before the bringing forth and the giving of life,
وَٱلآخِرِ بَعْدَ فَنَاءِ ٱلاشْيَاءِ
wal-akhiri ba`da fana'i al-ashya'i
and the Last after the annihilation of all things,
ٱلْعَلِيمِ ٱلَّذِي لاَ يَنْسَىٰ مَنْ ذَكَرَهُ
al`alimi alladhi la yansa man dhakarahu
the All-knowing Who forgets not him who remembers Him,
وَلاَ يَنْقُصُ مَنْ شَكَرَهُ
wa la yanqusu man shakarahu
decreases not for him who thanks Him,
وَلاَ يُخَيِّبُ مَنْ دَعَاهُ
wa la yukhayyibu man da`ahu
disappoints not him who supplicates to Him,
وَلاَ يَقْطَعُ رَجَاءَ مَنْ رَجَاهُ
wa la yaqta`u raja'a man rajahu
and cuts not off the hope of him who hopes in Him!
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي اشْهِدُكَ
allahumma inni ush-hiduka
O Allah, I call You to witness
وَكَفَىٰ بِكَ شَهيداً
wa kafa bika shahidan
and You are sufficient Witness
وَاشْهِدُ جَمِيعَ مَلائِكَتِكَ
wa ush-hidu jami`a mala'ikatika
and I call to witness all Your angels,
وَسُكَّانَ سَموَاتِكَ
wa sukkana samawatika
the inhabitants of Your heavens,
وَحَمَلَةَ عَرْشِكَ
wa hamalata `arshika
the bearers of Your Throne,
وَمَنْ بَعَثْتَ مِنْ انْبيَائِكَ وَرُسُلِكَ
wa man ba`athta min anbiya'ika wa rusulika
Your prophets and Your messengers whom You have sent out,
وَ انْشَاْتَ مِنْ اصْنَافِ خَلْقِكَ
wa ansha'ta min asnafi khalqika
and the various kinds of creatures You have brought forth,
انِّي اشْهَدُ انَّكَ انْتَ ٱللَّهُ
anni ash-hadu annaka anta allahu
that I bear witness that You are Allah;
لاَ إِلٰهَ إِلاَّ انْتَ وَحْدَكَ
la ilaha illa anta wahdaka
there is no god but You, You alone,
لاَ شَرِيكَ لَكَ وَلاَ عَدِيلَ
la sharika laka wa la `adila
Who have no associate nor any equal,
وَلاَ خُلْفَ لِقَوْلِكَ وَلاَ تَبْدِيلَ
wa la khulfa liqawlika wa la tabdila
and Your word has no failing, nor any change;
وَ انَّ مُحَمَّداً صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ عَبْدُكَ وَرَسُولُكَ
wa anna muhammadan salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi `abduka wa rasuluka
and that Muhammad, Allah bless him and his Household, is Your servant and Your messenger;
ادَّىٰ مَا حَمَّلْتَهُ إِلَىٰ ٱلْعِبَادِ
adda ma hammaltahu ila al`ibadi
he delivered to the servants that with which You charged him,
وَجَاهَدَ فِي ٱللَّهِ عَزَّ وَجَلَّ حَقَّ ٱلْجِهَادِ
wa jahada fi allahi `azza wa jalla haqqa aljihadi
struggled for Allah as is His due,
وَ انَّهُ بَشَّرَ بِما هُوَ حَقُّ مِنَ ٱلثَّوابِ
wa annahu bashshara bima huwa haqqun min alththawabi
gave the good news of the truth of reward,
وَ انْذَرَ بِما هُوَ صِدْقٌ مِنَ ٱلعِقَابِ
wa andhara bima huwa sidqun min al`iqabi
and warned of the veracity of punishment.
اَللَّهُمَّ ثَبِّتْنِي عَلَىٰ دِينِكَ مَا احْيَيْتَنِي
allahumma thabbitni `ala dinika ma ahyaytani
O Allah, make me firm in Your religion as long as You keep me alive,
وَلاَ تُزِغْ قَلْبِي بَعْدَ إِذْ هَدَيْتَنِي
wa la tuzigh qalbi ba`da idh hadaytani
make not my heart swerve after You have guided me,
وَهَبْ لِي مِنْ لَدُنْكَ رَحْمَةً
wa hab li min ladunka rahmatan
and give me mercy from You,
إِنَّكَ انْتَ ٱلْوَهَّابُ
innaka anta alwahhabu
surely, You are the All-bestower.
صَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وآلِ مُحَمَّدٍ
salli `ala muhammadin wa ali muhammadin
Bless Muhammad and the Household of Muhammad,
وَٱجْعَلْنِي مِنْ اتْبَاعِهِ وَشِيعَتِهِ
waj`alni min atba`ihi wa shi`atihi
make me one of his followers and his partisans,
وَٱحْشُرْنِي فِي زُمْرَتِهِ
wahshurni fi zumratihi
muster me in his band,
وَوَفِّقْنِي لادَاءِ فَرْضِ ٱلْجُمُعَاتِ
wa waffiqni li-ada'i fardi aljumu`ati
and give me the success of accomplishing the obligatory observance of Fridays,
وَمَا اوْجَبْتَ عَلَيَّ فِيهَا مِنَ ٱلطَّاعَاتِ
wa ma awjabta `alayya fiha min atta`ati
performing the acts of obedience which You have made incumbent upon me within it,
وَقَسَمْتَ لاهْلِهَا مِنَ ٱلعَطَاءِ
wa qasamta li-ahliha min al`ata'i
and receiving the bestowal which You have apportioned for its people
فِي يَوْمِ ٱلْجزَاءِ
fi yawmi aljaza'i
on the Day of Recompense!
إِنَّكَ انْتَ ٱلْعَزِيزُ ٱلْحَكِيمُ
innaka anta al`azizu alhakimu
Surely, You are the Almighty, the All-wise!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا حُجَّةَ ٱللَّهِ فِي ارْضِهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya hujjata allahi fi ardihi
Peace be upon you, O argument of Allah in His lands!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا عَيْنَ ٱللَّهِ فِي خَلْقِهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya `ayna allahi fi khalqihi
Peace be upon you, O sight of Allah on His creatures!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا نُورَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya nura allahi
Peace be upon you, O light of Allah
ٱلَّذِي يَهْتَدِي بِهِ ٱلْمُهْتَدُونَ
alladhi yahtadi bihi almuhtaduna
by which those who have been guided [to the true guidance] are guided
وَيُفَرَّجُ بِهِ عَنِ ٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
wa yufarraju bihi `an almu'minina
and by which the believers are relieved!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْمُهَذَّبُ ٱلْخَائِفُ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha almuhadhdhabu alkha'ifu
Peace be upon you, O polite and fearful!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْوَلِيُّ ٱلنَّاصِحُ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alwaliyyu alnnasihu
Peace be upon you, O sincere patron!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا سَفِينَةَ ٱلنَّجَاةِ
alssalamu `alayka ya safinata alnnajati
Peace be upon you, O ark of salvation!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا عَيْنَ ٱلْحَيَاةِ
alssalamu `alayka ya `ayna alhayati
Peace be upon you, O essence of life!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ
alssalamu `alayka
Peace be upon you.
صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْكَ
salla allahu `alayka
May Allah send blessings to you
وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكَ
wa `ala ali baytika
and upon your Household,
ٱلطَّيِّبينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
alttayyibina alttahirina
the pure and immaculate.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ
alssalamu `alayka
Peace be upon you.
عَجَّلَ ٱللَّهُ لَكَ مَا وَعَدَكَ
`ajjala allahu laka ma wa`adaka
May Allah hasten that which He has promised you;
مِنَ ٱلنَّصْرِ وَظُهُورِ ٱلامْرِ
mina alnnasri wa zuhuri al-amri
namely, victory and prevalence of your authority.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا مَوْلاَيَ
alssalamu `alayka ya mawlaya
Peace be upon you, O my master.
انَا مَوْلاَكَ
ana mawlaka
I am a servant of you
عَارِفٌ بِاولاَكَ وَاخْرَاكَ
`arifun bi'ulaka wa ukhraka
and I recognize the first and the last of your affair.
اتَقَرَّبُ إِلَىٰ ٱللَّهِ تَعَالَىٰ بِكَ وَبِآلِ بَيْتِكَ
ataqarrabu ila allahi ta`ala bika wa bi-ali baytika
I seek nearness to Allah, the Exalted, through your Household and you
وَانْتَظِرُ ظُهُورَكَ وَظُهُورَ ٱلْحَقِّ عَلَىٰ يَدَيْكَ
wa antaziru zuhuraka wa zuhura alhaqqi `alayadayka
and I am expecting your advent and the prevalence of the truth at your hands.
وَاسْالُ ٱللَّهَ انْ يُصَلِّيَ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِ مُحَمَّدٍ
wa as'alu allaha an yusalliya `ala muhammadin wa ali muhammadin
And I beseech Allah to send blessings to Muhammad and the Household of Muhammad,
وَانْ يَجْعَلَنِي مِنَ ٱلمُنْتَظِرِينَ لَكَ
wa an yaj`alani mina almuntazirina laka
and to include me with those who are expecting you,
وَٱلتَّابِعِينَ وَٱلنَّاصِرِينَ لَكَ عَلَىٰ اعْدَائِكَ
walttabi`ina walnnasirina laka `ala a`da'ika
those who follow you and support you against your enemies,
وَٱلْمُسْتَشْهَدِينَ بَيْنَ يَدَيْكَ فِي جُمْلَةِ اوْلِيَائِكَ
walmustash-hadina bayna yadayka fi jumlati awliya'ika
and those who will be martyred in front of you in the group of your loyalists.
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا صَاحِبَ ٱلزَّمَانِ
ya mawlaya ya sahiba alzzamani
O my master, O Patron of the Age!
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكَ
salawatu allahi `alayka
May Allah’s blessings be upon you
وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكَ
wa `ala ali baytika
and upon your Household.
هٰذَا يَوْمُ ٱلْجُمُعَةِ
hadha yawmu aljumu`ati
Today is Friday,
وَهُوَ يَوْمُكَ ٱلْمُتَوَقَّعُ فِيهِ ظُهُورُكَ
wa huwa yawmuka almutawaqqa`u fihi zuhuruka
which is your day on which your advent is expected
وَٱلْفَرَجُ فِيهِ لِلْمُؤْمِنِينَ عَلَىٰ يَدَيْكَ
walfaraju fihi lilmu'minina `ala yadayka
to bring about relief to the believers at your hands,
وَقَتْلُ ٱلْكَافِرِينَ بِسَيْفِكَ
wa qatlu alkafirina bisayfika
and killing of the disbelievers with your sword.
وَانَا يَا مَوْلاَيَ فِيهِ ضَيْفُكَ وَجَارُكَ
wa ana ya mawlaya fihi dayfuka wa jaruka
On this day, O my master, I am your guest and in your vicinity
وَانْتَ يَا مَوْلاَيَ كَرِيمٌ مِنْ اوْلاَدِ ٱلْكِرَامِ
wa anta ya mawlaya karimun min awladi alkirami
and you, my master, are generous and the descendant of the generous people,
وَمَاْمُورٌ بِٱلضِّيَافَةِ وَٱلإِجَارَةِ
wa ma'murun bilddiyafati wal-ijarati
and you are commanded to receive your guests and neighbors hospitably;
فَاضِفْنِي وَاجِرْنِي
fa-adifni wa ajirni
so, receive me as your guest and neighbor.
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكَ
salawatu allahi `alayka
May Allah’s blessings be upon you
وَعَلىٰ اهْلِ بَيْتِكَ ٱلطَّاهِرينَ
wa `ala ahli baytika alttahirina
and upon your Household, the immaculate.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّه ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful.
بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ كَلِمَةِ ٱلْمُعْتَصِمِينَ
bismillahi kalimati almu`tasimina
“In the name of Allah,” the word of those who hold fast to Him,
وَمَقَالَةِ ٱلْمُتَحَرِّزِينَ
wa maqalati almutaharrizina
the speech of those who seek His protection
وَ اعُوذُ بِٱللَّهِ تَعَالَىٰ مِنْ جَوْرِ ٱلْجَائِرِينَ
wa a`udhu billahi ta`ala min jawri alja'irina
I seek refuge in Allah, high exalted is He, from the injustice of the unjust,
وَكَيْدِ ٱلْحَاسِدِينَ
wa kaydi alhasidina
the trickery of the enviers,
وَبَغْيِ ٱلظَّالِمِينَ
wa baghyi alzzalimina
and the oppression of the wrongdoers,
وَ احْمَدُهُ فَوْقَ حَمْدِ ٱلْحَامِدِينَ
wa ahmaduhu fawqa hamdi alhamidina
and I praise Him beyond the praise of the praisers!
اَللَّهُمَّ انْتَ ٱلْوَاحِدُ بِلا شَرِيكٍ
allahumma anta alwahidu bila sharikin
O Allah, You are the One without partner,
وَٱلْمَلِكُ بِلا تَمْلِيكٍ
wa almaliku bila tamlikin
and the King without having been made sovereign;
لاَ تُضَادُّ فِي حُكْمِكَ
la tudaddu fi hukmika
no one opposes You in Your decree
وَلاَ تُنَازَعُ فِي مُلْكِكَ
wa la tunaza`u fi mulkika
and no one contests You in Your kingdom.
اسْالُكَ انْ تُصَلِّيَ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِهِ
as'aluka an tusalliya `ala muhammadin wa alihi
I beseech You to bless Muhammad and his Household,
عَبْدِكَ وَرَسُولِكَ
`abdika wa rasulika
Your servant and Your messenger,
وَانْ تُوْزِعَنِي مِنْ شُكْرِ نَعْمَاكَ
wa an tuzi`ani min shukri na`maka
inspire me with a thanksgiving for Your favors
مَا تَبْلُغُ بِي غَايَةَ رِضَاكَ
ma tablughu bi ghayata ridaka
that You take to the utmost limit of Your good pleasure,
وَانْ تُعِينَنِي عَلَىٰ طَاعَتِكَ
wa an tu`inani `ala ta`atika
help me to obey You,
وَلُزُومِ عِبَادَتِكَ
wa luzumi `ibadatika
hold fast to worshiping You,
وَٱسْتِحْقَاقِ مَثُوبَتِكَ
wastihqaqi mathubatika
and deserve Your reward,
بِلُطْفِ عِنَايَتِكَ
bilutfi `inayatika
through the gentleness of Your solicitude
وَتَرْحَمَنِي وَتَصُدَّنِي عَنْ مَعَاصِيكَ مَا احْيَيْتَنِي
wa tarhamani wa tasuddani `an ma`asika ma ahyaytani
have mercy upon me, bar me from acts of disobedience to You as long as You keep me alive,
وَتُوَفِّقَنِي لِمَا يَنْفَعُنِي مَا ابْقَيْتَنِي
wa tuwaffiqani lima yanfa`uni ma abqaytani
give me success in what profits me as long as You spare me,
وَانْ تَشْرَحَ بِكِتَابِكَ صَدْرِي
wa an tashraha bikitabika sadri
expand my breast through Your Book,
وَتَحُطَّ بِتِلاوَتِهِ وِزْرِي
wa tahutta bitilawatihi wizri
lessen my burden through its recitation,
وَتَمْنَحَنِي ٱلسَّلامَةَ فِي دِينِي وَنَفْسِي
wa tamnahani alssalamata fi dini wa nafsi
bestow upon me health in my religion and my soul,
وَلاَ تُوحِشْ بِي اهلَ انْسِي
wa la tuhisha bi ahla unsi
estrange not my intimates from me,
وَتُتِمَّ إِحْسَانَكَ فِيمَا بَقِيَ مِنْ عُمُرِي
wa tutimma ihsanaka fima baqiya min `umri
and complete Your beneficence in what is left of my lifetime,
كَمَا احْسَنْتَ فِيمَا مَضَىٰ مِنْهُ
kama ahsanta fima mada minhu
just as You have shown beneficence in that of it which has passed!
يَا ارْحَمَ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
ya arhama arrahimina
O Most Merciful of all those who show mercy!


اشْهَدُ انْ لاَ إِلٰهَ إِلاَّ ٱللَّهُ
ash-hadu an la ilaha illa allahu
I bear witness that there is no god save Allah;
وَحْدَهُ لاَ شَرِيكَ لَهُ
wahdahu la sharika lahu
alone without having any partner;
وَاشْهَدُ انَّكَ رَسُولُهُ
wa ash-hadu annaka rasuluhu
and I bear witness that you are His messenger
وَانَّكَ مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ عَبْدِٱللَّهِ
wa annaka muhammadu bnu `abdillahi
and you are Muhammad, the son of `Abdullah.
وَاشْهَدُ انّكَ قَدْ بَلَّغْتَ رِسَالاتِ رَبِّكَ
wa ash-hadu annaka qad ballaghta risalati rabbika
And I bear witness that you have truly conveyed the missions of your Lord,
وَنَصَحْتَ لاِمَّتِكَ
wa nasahta li'ummatika
well-wished for your nation,
وَجَاهَدْتَ فِي سَبِيلِ ٱللَّهِ
wa jahadta fi sabili allahi
striven hard in the way of Allah
بِٱلْحِكْمَةِ وَٱلْمَوْعِظَةِ ٱلحَسَنَةِ
bilhikmati walmaw`izati alhasanati
by means of wisdom and excellent preaching,
وَادَّيْتَ ٱلَّذِي عَلَيْكَ مِنَ ٱلحَقِّ
wa addayta alladhi `alayka mina alhaqqi
and fulfilled the duty that is incumbent upon you;
وَانَّكَ قَدْ رَؤُفْتَ بِٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
wa annaka qad ra'ufta bilmu'minina
and you have been sympathetic with the believers
وَغَلَظْتَ عَلَىٰ ٱلكَافِرِينَ
wa ghalazta `ala alkafirina
and unyielding to the unbelievers;
وَعَبَدْتَ ٱللَّهَ مُخْلِصاً
wa `abadta allaha mukhlisan
and you have worshipped Allah sincerely
حَتَّىٰ اتَاكَ ٱليَقِينُ
hatta ataka alyaqinu
until death came upon you.
فَبَلَغَ ٱللَّهُ بِكَ اشْرَفَ مَحَلِّ ٱلْمُكَرَّمِينَ
fabalagha allahu bika ashrafa mahalli almukarramina
Allah therefore has lifted you up to the most honorable place of the honored ones.
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي ٱسْتَنْقَذَنَا بِكَ
alhamdu lillahi alladhi istanqadhana bika
All praise be to Allah Who has saved us, through you,
مِنَ ٱلشِّرْكِ وَٱلضَّلالِ
mina alshshirki walddalali
from polytheism and deviation.
اَللَّهُمَّ صَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِهِ
allahumma salli `ala muhammadin wa alihi
O Allah, (please) send blessings to Muhammad and his Household,
وَٱجْعَلْ صَلَوَاتِكَ وَصَلَوَاتِ مَلاَئِكَتِكَ
waj`al salawatika wa salawati mala'ikatika
and make Your blessings, the blessings of Your angels,
وَانْبِيَائِكَ وَٱلْمُرْسَلِينَ
wa anbiya'ika walmursalina
Your prophets, the Messengers,
وَعِبَادِكَ ٱلصَّالِحِينَ
wa `ibadika alssalihina
Your righteous servants,
وَاهْلِ ٱلسَّمَاوَاتِ وَٱلارَضِينَ
wa ahli alssamawati wal-aradina
the inhabitants of the heavens and the [layers of the] earth,
وَمَنْ سَبَّحَ لَكَ يَا رَبَّ ٱلعَالَمِينَ
wa man sabbaha laka ya rabba al`alamina
and ever one who glorifies You, O Lord of the worlds,
مِنَ ٱلاوَّلِينَ وَٱلآخِرِينَ
mina al-awwalina wal-akhirina
from the past and the late generations,
عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ عَبْدِكَ وَرَسُولِكَ
`ala muhammadin `abdika wa rasulika
be on Muhammad, Your servant, messenger,
وَنَبِيِّكَ وَامِينِكَ
wa nabiyyika wa aminika
prophet, trustee,
وَنَجِيبِكَ وَحَبِيبِكَ
wa najibika wa habibika
elite, most-beloved,
وَصَفِيِّكَ وَصِفْوَتِكَ
wa safiyyika wa sifwatika
elect, choice,
وَخَاصَّتِكَ وَخَالِصَتِكَ
wa khassatika wa khalisatika
dignitary, select,
وَخِيَرَتِكَ مِنْ خَلْقِكَ
wa khiyaratika min khalqika
and the best of Your creatures.
وَاعْطِهِ ٱلفَضْلَ وَٱلفَضِيلَةَ
wa a`tihi alfadla walfadilata
And grant him preference, virtue,
وَٱلوَسِيلَةَ وَٱلدَّرَجَةَ ٱلرَّفِيعَةَ
walwasilata walddarajata alrrafi`ata
[right of] mediation, and sublime rank;
وَٱبْعَثْهُ مَقَاماً مَحْمُوداً
wab`ath-hu maqaman mahmudan
and send him a praiseworthy status
يَغْبِطُهُ بِهِ ٱلاوَّلُونَ وَٱلآخِرُونَ
yaghbituhu bihi al-awwaluna wal-akhiruna
which all the past and the late generations wish to have.
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنَّكَ قُلْتَ:
allahumma innaka qulta
O Allah, You have said:
﴿وَلَوْ انَّهُمْ إِذْ ظَلَمُوٱ انفُسَهُمْ
wa law annahum idh zalamu anfusahum
“And had they, when they were unjust to themselves,
جَاءُوكَ فَٱسْتَغْفَرُوا ٱللَّهَ
ja'uka fastaghfaru allaha
come to you and asked forgiveness of Allah,
وَٱسْتَغْفَرَ لَهُمُ ٱلرَّسُولُ
wastaghfara lahumu alrrasulu
and the Messenger had also asked forgiveness for them,
لَوَجَدُوٱ ٱللَّهَ تَوَّاباً رَحِيماً﴾
lawajadu allaha tawwaban rahiman
they would have found Allah Oft-returning to mercy, Merciful.”
إِلٰهِي فَقَدْ اتَيْتُ نَبِيَّكَ مُسْتَغْفِراً
ilahi faqad ataytu nabiyyaka mustaghfiran
O my God, I have come to Your Prophet, seeking forgiveness of You
تَائِباً مِنْ ذُنُوبِي
ta'iban min dhunubi
and repenting before You from my sins;
فَصَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِهِ
fasalli `ala muhammadin wa alihi
so, (please) send blessings to Muhammad and his Household
وَٱغْفِرْهَا لِي
waghfirha li
and forgive them for me.
يَا سَيِّدَنَا
ya sayyidana
O our master,
اتَوَجَّهُ بِكَ وَبِاهْلِ بَيْتِكَ
atawajjahu bika wa bi-ahli baytika
I turn by you and by your Household
إِلَىٰ ٱللَّهِ تَعَالَىٰ رَبِّكَ وَرَبِّي
ila allahi ta`ala rabbika wa rabbi
towards Allah, the Exalted, your and my Lord,
لِيَغْفِرَ لِي
liyaghfira li
so that He may forgive me.
Then repeat the following three times:
إِنَّا لِلَّهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ
inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji`una
Verily, we are Allah's and verily unto Him shall we return.
Then say the following:
اصِبْنَا بِكَ يَا حَبِيبَ قُلُوبِنَا
usibna bika ya habiba qulubina
We are stricken by losing you, O beloved of our hearts!
فَمَا اعْظَمَ ٱلْمُصيبَةَ بِكَ
fama a`zama almusibata bika
Too shocking is our misfortune of losing you!
حيَْثُ ٱنْقَطَعَ عَنَّا ٱلْوَحْيُ
haythu inqata`a `anna alwahyu
Because the Revelation has been interrupted
وَحَيْثُ فَقَدْنَاكَ
wa haythu faqadnaka
and because we have missed you.
فَإنَّا لِلَّهِ وَإِنَا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ
fa inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji`una
Nevertheless, we are Allah’s and to Him shall we return.
يَا سَيِّدَنَا يَا رَسُولَ اللّهِ
ya sayyidana ya rasula allahi
O our master, O Allah’s Messenger!
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكَ وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
salawatu allahi `alayka wa `ala ali baytika alttahirina
May Allah’s blessings be upon you and upon your Household, the immaculate.
هٰذَا يَوْمُ ٱلسَّبْتِ وَهُوَ يَوْمُكَ
hadha yawmu alssabti wa huwa yawmuka
This day is Saturday, which is your day,
وَانَا فِيهِ ضَيْفُكَ وَجَارُكَ
wa ana fihi dayfuka wa jaruka
and on this day I am your guest and in your vicinity;
فَاضِفْنِي وَاجِرْنِي
fa-adifni wa ajirni
so, receive me as your guest and as your neighbor.
فَإنَّكَ كَرِيمٌ تُحِبُّ ٱلضِّيَافَةَ
fa innaka karimun tuhibbu alddiyafata
Indeed, you are generous and hospitable
وَمَاْمُورٌ بِٱلإِجَارَةِ
wa ma'murun bil-ijarati
and you are commanded [by Allah] to host your neighbors.
فَاضِفْنِي وَاحْسِنْ ضِيَافَتِي
fa-adifni wa ahsin diyafati
So, receive me as your guest and treat me hospitably;
وَاجِرْنَا وَاحْسِنْ إِجَارَتَنَا
wa ajirna wa ahsin ijaratana
and accept us as your neighbors and treat us in due hospitability;
بِمَنْزِلَةِ ٱللَّهِ عِنْدَكَ وَعِنْدَ آلِ بَيْتِكَ
bimanzilati allahi `indaka wa `inda ali baytika
[I ask you] in the name of Allah’s standing with you and with your Household
وَبِمَنْزِلَتِهِمْ عِنْدَهُ
wa bimanzilatihim `indahu
and in the name of their standing with Him
وَبِمَا ٱسْتَوْدَعَكُمْ مِنْ عِلْمِهِ
wa bima istawda`akum min `ilmihi
and in the name of the knowledge that He has entrusted with you all.
فَإنَّهُ اكْرَمُ ٱلاكْرَمِينَ
fa'innahu akramu al-akramina
Verily, He is the most generous of all those who show generosity.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-compassionate, the All-merciful.
بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ الَّذِي لاَ ارْجُو إِلاَّ فَضْلَهُ
bismillahi alladhi la arju illa fadlahu
In the name of Allah, from whom I hope for nothing but bounty,
وَلاَ اخْشىٰ إِلاَّ عَدْلَهُ
wa la akhsha illa `adlahu
I fear nothing but justice,
وَلاَ اعْتَمِدُ إِلاَّ قَوْلَهُ
wa la a`tamidu illa qawlahu
I rely upon nothing but His word,
وَلاَ امْسِكُ إِلاَّ بِحَبْلِهِ
wa la umsiku illa bihablihi
and I cling to nothing but His Rope.
بِكَ اسْتَجِيـرُ يَا ذَا ٱلْعَفْوِ وَٱلرِّضْوَانِ
bika astajiru ya dhal`afwi walrridwani
In You do I seek sanctuary— O Possessor of pardon and good pleasure—
مِنَ ٱلظُّلْمِ وَٱلْعُدْوَانِ
mina alzzulmi wal`udwani
from wrong and enmity,
وَمِنْ غِيَرِ ٱلزَّمَانِ
wa min ghiyari alzzamani
from the vicissitudes of time
وَتَوَاتُرِ ٱلاحْزَانِ
wa tawaturi al-ahzani
from recurrence of sorrows,
وَطَوَارِقِ ٱلْحَدَثَانِ
wa tawariqi alhadathani
from the striking of mishaps,
وَمِنِ ٱنْقِضَاءِ ٱلْمُدَّةِ قَبْلَ ٱلتَّاهُّبِ وَٱلْعُدَّةِ
wa min inqida'i almuddati qabla altta'ahhubi wal`uddati
and from the expiration of the term before preparation and readiness.
وَإِيَّاكَ اسْتَرْشِدُ لِمَا فيهِ ٱلصَّلاَحُ وَٱلإِصْلاَحُ
wa iyyaka astarshidu lima fihi alssalahu wal-islahu
From You do I seek guidance to that wherein is righteousness and setting aright.
وَبِكَ اسْتَعينُ فيمَا يَقْتَرِنُ بِهِ ٱلنَّجَاحُ وَٱلإِنْجَاحُ
wa bika asta`inu fima yaqtarinu bihi alnnajahu wal-injahu
From You do I seek help in that which is linked to success and favorable response.
وَإِيَّاكَ ارْغَبُ فِي لِبَاسِ ٱلْعَافِيَةِ وَتَمَامِهَا
wa iyyaka arghabu fi libasi al`afiyati wa tamamiha
From You do I desire for the garment of wellbeing and its completion,
وَشُمُولِ ٱلسَّلاَمَةِ وَدَوَامِهَا
wa shumuli alssalamati wa dawamiha
and the covering of health and its permanence.
وَ اعُوذُ بِكَ يَا رَبِّ مِنْ هَمَزَاتِ ٱلشَّيَاطينِ
wa a`udhu bika ya rabbi min hamazati alshshayatini
I seek refuge in You, O my Lord, from the evil suggestions of the devils.
وَ احْتَرِزُ بِسُلْطَانِكَ مِنْ جَوْرِ ٱلسَّلاَطِينِ
wa ahtarizu bisultanika min jawri alssalatini
I seek protection in Your sovereignty from the injustice of the sovereigns.
فَتَقَبَّلْ مَا كَانَ مِنْ صَلاَتِي وَصَوْمِي
fataqabbal ma kana min salati wa sawmi
So, (please) accept my past prayers and fasting,
وَٱجْعَلْ غَدِي وَمَا بَعْدَهُ افْضَلَ مِنْ سَاعَتِي وَيَوْمِي
waj`al ghadi wa ma ba`dahu afdala min sa`ati wa yawmi
make my morrow and what is after it better than my present hour and my day,
وَ اعِزَّنِي فِي عَشيرَتِي وَقَوْمِي
wa a`izzani fi `ashirati wa qawmi
exalt me in my clan and people,
وَٱحْفَظْنِي فِي يَقْظَتِي وَنَوْمِي
wahfazni fi yaqzati wa nawmi
and protect me in my waking and sleep,
فَانْتَ ٱللَّهُ خَيْرٌ حَافِظاً
fa-anta allahu khayrun hafizan
for You are Allah, the Best Guardian,
وَ انْتَ ارْحَمُ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
wa anta arhamu alrrahimina
and You are the most Merciful of all those who show mercy.
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي ابْرَا إِلَيْكَ فِي يَوْمِي هٰذَا
allahumma inni abra'u ilayka fi yawmi hadha
O Allah, I repudiate, before You on this day of mine
وَمَا بَعْدَهُ مِنَ ٱلآحَادِ
wa ma ba`dahu mina al-ahadi
and on all Sundays that follow it,
مِنَ ٱلشِّرْكِ وَٱلإلْحَادِ
mina alshshirki wal-ilhadi
polytheism and atheism.
وَاخْلِصُ لَكَ دُعَائِي
wa ukhlisu laka du`a'i
I devote my supplication sincerely to You,
تَعَرُّضَاً لِلإجَابَةِ
ta`arrudan lil-ijabati
addressing myself to Your response.
وَاقيمُ عَلَىٰ طَاعَتِكَ
wa uqimu `ala ta`atika
I observe the acts of obedience to You
رَجَاءً لِلإِثَابَةِ
raja'an lil-ithabati
for hope of gaining Your rewards.
فَصَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ خَيْرِ خَلْقِكَ
fasalli `ala muhammadin khayri khalqika
So, (please) bless Muhammad, the best of Your creation
ٱلدَّاعِي إِلَىٰ حَقِّكَ
aldda`i ila haqqika
and the caller to Your truth,
وَ اعِزَّنِي بِعِزِّكَ ٱلَّذِي لاَ يُضَامُ
wa a`izzani bi`izzika alladhi la yudamu
and fortify me with Your almightiness, which is invulnerable,
وَٱحْفَظْنِي بِعَيْنِكَ ٱلَّتِي لاَ تَنَامُ
wahfazni bi`aynika allati la tanamu
protect me with Your Eye, which never sleeps,
وَٱخْتِمْ بِٱلإِنْقِطَاعِ إِلَيْكَ امْرِي
wakhtim bil-inqita`i ilayka amri
and seal my affair by acting devoutly to You
وَبِٱلْمَغْفِرَةِ عُمْرِي
wa bilmaghfirati `umri
and my life with forgiveness!
إِنَّكَ انْتَ ٱلْغَفُورُ ٱلرَّحِيمُ
innaka anta alghafuru alrrahimu
Surely, You are the All-forgiving, the All-compassionate!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَىٰ ٱلشَّجَرَةِ ٱلنَّبَوِيَّةِ
alssalamu `ala alshshajarati alnnabawiyyati
Peace be upon the Prophetic Tree
وَٱلدَّوْحَةِ ٱلْهَاشِمِيَّةِ ٱلْمُضيئَةِ
walddawhati alhashimiyyati almudi'ati
and the Hashemite plant that is luminous,
ٱلْمُثْمِرَةِ بِٱلنَّبُوَّةِ
almuthmirati bilnnubuwwati
fruitful of Prophethood,
ٱلْمُونِقَةِ بِٱلإِمَامَةِ
almuniqati bil-imamati
and elegant with Imamate.
وَعَلىٰ ضَجِيعَيْكَ آدَمَ وَنُوحٍ
wa `ala daji`ayka adama wa nuhin
And [peace be] upon your two grave-fellows; Adam and Noah,
عَلَيْهِمَا ٱلسَّلاَمُ
`alayhima alssalamu
peace be upon both of them.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ وَعَلَىٰ اهْلِ بَيْتِكَ
alssalamu `alayka wa `ala ahli baytika
Peace be upon you and upon your Household,
ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
alttayyibina alttahirina
the pure and immaculate.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ وَعَلَىٰ ٱلْمَلاَئِكَةِ ٱلْمُحْدِقِينَ بِكَ
alssalamu `alayka wa `ala almala'ikati almuhdiqina bika
Peace be upon you and upon the angels surrounding you
وَٱلْحَافِّينَ بِقَبْرِكَ
walhaffina biqabrika
and encompassing your tomb.
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا امِيرَ ٱلْمُوْمِنينَ
ya mawlaya ya amira almu'minina
O my master, O Commander of the Believers!
هٰذَا يَوْمُ ٱلاحَدِ
hadha yawmu al-ahadi
Today is Sunday,
وَهُوَ يَوْمُكَ وَبِٱسْمِكَ
wa huwa yawmuka wa bismika
which is your day and carrying your name,
وَانَا ضَيْفُكَ فِيهِ وَجَارُكَ
wa ana dayfuka fihi wa jaruka
and, on this day, I am your guest and in your vicinity;
فَاضِفْنِي يَا مَوْلاَيَ وَ اجِرْنِي
fa-adifni ya mawlaya wa ajirni
therefore, my master, receive me as your guest and neighbor.
فَإنَّكَ كَرِيمٌ تُحِبُّ ٱلضِّيَافَةَ
fa'innaka karimun tuhibbu alddiyafata
Surely, you are generous and hospitable
وَمَاْمُورٌ بِٱلإجَارَةِ
wa ma'murun bil-ijarati
and you are commanded to treat your neighbors hospitably.
فَٱفْعَلْ مَا رَغِبْتُ إِلَيْكَ فِيهِ
faf`al ma raghibtu ilayka fihi
So, (please) do to me that which I desire from you
وَرَجَوْتُهُ مِنْكَ
wa rajawtuhu minka
and I hope you to do,
بِمَنْزِلَتِكَ وَآلِ بَيْتِكَ عِنْدَ ٱللَّهِ
bimanzilatika wa ali baytika `inda allahi
[I ask you] in the name of your and your Household’s standing with Allah
وَمَنْزِلَتِهِ عِنْدَكُمْ
wa manzilatihi `indakum
and His standing with you all,
وَبِحَقِّ ٱبْنِ عَمِّكَ رَسُولِ ٱللَّهِ
wa bihaqqi ibni `ammika rasuli allahi
and in the name of your cousin, Allah’s Messenger,
صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ وَسَلَّمَ
salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi wa sallama
may Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him
وَعَلَيْهِمْ اجْمَعينَ
wa `alayhim ajma`ina
and upon them all.


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكِ يَا مُمْتَحَنَةُ
alssalamu `alayki ya mumtahanatu
Peace be upon you, O examined lady.
اِمْتَحَنَكِ ٱلَّذِي خَلَقَكِ
imtahanaki alladhi khalaqaki
He Who created you has examined you
فَوَجَدَكِ لِمَا ٱمْتَحَنَكِ صَابِرَةً
fawajadaki lima imtahanaki sabiratan
and found that you have passed the examination patiently.
انَا لَكِ مُصَدِّقٌ
ana laki musaddiqun
I am a believer of you
صَابِرٌ عَلَىٰ مَا اتَىٰ بِهِ ابُوكِ وَوَصِيُّهُ
sabirun `ala ma ata bihi abuki wa wasiyyuhu
and I am carrying out that with which your father and his successor has come patiently;
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْهِمَا
salawatu allahi `alayhima
peace be upon both of them.
وَانَا اسْالُكِ إِنْ كُنْتُ صَدَّقْتُكِ
wa ana as'aluki in kuntu saddaqtuki
I now beseech you by my belief in you
إِلاَّ الْحَقْتِنِي بِتَصْدِيقِي لَهُمَا
illa alhaqtini bitasdiqi lahuma
to add me up with my belief in both of them
لِتُسَرَّ نَفْسِي
litusarra nafsi
so that I will be delighted.
فَٱشْهَدِي انِّي ظَاهِرٌ بِوَلاَيَتِكِ
fash-hadi anni zahirun biwilayatiki
So, testify to me that I am totally loyal to you
وَوَلاَيَةِ آلِ بَيْتِكِ
wa wilayati ali baytiki
and to your Household;
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْهِمْ اجْمَعينَ
salawatu allahi `alayhim ajma`ina
peace of Allah be upon them all.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ ٱلَّذِي لَمْ يُشْهِدْ احَداً
alhamdu lillahi alladhi lam yushhid ahadan
Praise be to Allah Who had no witness
حِيـنَ فَطَرَ ٱلسَّمَاوَاتِ وَٱلارْضَ
hina fatara assamawati wal-arda
when He created the heavens and the earth,
وَلاَ ٱتَّخَذَ مُعِيناً حِيـنَ بَرَا ٱلنَّسَمَاتِ
wa lattakhadha mu`inan hina bara`a annasamati
and Who took no helper when He authored the spirits!
لَمْ يُشَارَكْ فِي ٱلإِلٰهِيَّةِ
lam yusharak fil-ilahiyyati
He has no associate in Divinity
وَلَمْ يُظاهَرْ فِي ٱلْوَحْدَانِيَّةِ
wa lam yuzahar filwahdaniyyati
no one can ever wish to get at the bottom of or take hold of  the secrets of (His) Oneness,
كَلَّتِ ٱلالْسُنُ عَنْ غَايَةِ صِفَتِهِ
kallat al-alsunu `an ghayati sifatihi
Tongues fall silent before the limit of describing Him,
وَٱنْحَسَرَتِ ٱلْعُقُولُ عَنْ كُنْهِ مَعْرِفَتِهِ
wanhasarat al`uqulu `an kunhi ma`rifatihi
intellects fail before the core of knowing Him,
وَتَوَاضَعَتِ ٱلْجَبَابِرَةُ لِهَيْبَتِهِ
wa tawada`at aljababiratu lihaybatihi
tyrants fall low in awe of Him,
وَعَنَتِ ٱلْوُجُوهُ لِخَشْيَتِهِ
wa `anat alwujuhu likhashyatihi
faces are humbled in fear of Him,
وَٱنْقَادَ كُلُّ عَظِيمٍ لِعَظَمَتِهِ
wanqada kullu `azimin li`azamatihi
and everything mighty yields to His mightiness!
فَلَكَ ٱلْحَمْدُ مُتَوَاتِراً مُتَّسِقاً
falaka alhamdu mutawatiran muttasiqan
So, to You belongs praise, again and again, well-measured,
وَمُتَوَالِياً مُسْتَوْسِقاً
wa mutawaliyan mustawsiqan
continually, methodically!
وَصَلَوَاتُهُ عَلَىٰ رَسُولِهِ ابَداً
wa salawatuhu `ala rasulihi abadan
And may His blessings be upon His Messenger endlessly,
وَسَلامُهُ دَائِماً سَرْمَداً
wa salamuhu da'iman sarmadan
and His salutation (be upon him) everlastingly, eternally!
اَللَّهُمَّ ٱجْعَلْ اوَّلَ يَوْمِي هٰذَا صَلاَحاً
allahumma ij`al awwala yawmi hadha salahan
O Allah, (please) make the beginning of this day of mine righteousness,
وَ اوْسَطَهُ فَلاَحاً
wa awsatahu falahan
its middle prosperity,
وَآخِرَهُ نَجَاحاً
wa akhirahu najahan
and its end success!
وَ اعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ يَوْمٍ اَوَّلُهُ فَزَعٌ
wa a`udhu bika min yawmin awwaluhu faza`un
I seek refuge in You from a day whose beginning is fright,
وَ اوْسَطُهُ جَزَعٌ
wa awsatuhu jaza`un
whose middle is anxiety,
وَآخِرُهُ وَجَعٌ
wa akhiruhu waja`un
and whose end is pain!
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي اسْتَغْفِرُكَ لِكُلِّ نَذْرٍ نَذَرْتُهُ
allahumma inni astaghfiruka likulli nadhrin nadhartuhu
O Allah, I seek forgiveness from You for every vow I have vowed,
وَلِكُلِّ وَعْدٍ وَعَدْتُهُ
wa likulli wa`din wa`adtuhu
every promise I have made,
وَلِكُلِّ عَهْدٍ عَاهَدْتُهُ
wa likulli `ahdin `ahadtuhu
and every pledge I have pledged
ثُمَّ لَمْ افِ لَكَ بِهِ
thumma lam afi laka bihi
and then I failed to keep it for You.
وَ اسْالُكَ فِي مَظَالِمِ عِبَادِكَ عِنْدِي
wa as'aluka fi mazalimi `ibadika `indi
I ask You concerning the complaints of Your servants against me:
فَايُّمَا عَبْدٍ مِنْ عَبِيدِكَ
fa ayyuma `abdin min `abidika
If there is a servant from among Your servants
اوْ امَةٍ مِنْ إِمَائِكَ
aw amatin min ima'ika
or a bondmaid from among Your bondmaids,
كَانَتْ لَهُ قِبَلِي مَظْلَمَةٌ ظَلَمْتُهَا إِيَّاهُ
kanat lahu qibali mazlamatun zalamtuha iyyahu
who has against me a complaint
فِي نَفْسِهِ اوْ فِي عِرْضِهِ
fi nafsihi aw fi `irdihi
because I have wronged him in respect to himself, his reputation,
اوْ فِي مَالِهِ اوْ فِي اهْلِهِ وَوَلَدِهِ
aw fi malihi aw fi ahlihi wa waladihi
his property, his wife or his child,
اوْ غِيبَةٌ ﭐغْتَبْتُهُ بِهَا
aw ghibatin ightabtuhu biha
or because evil words I have spoken about him in his absence,
اوْ تَحَامُلٌ عَلَيهِ بِمَيْلٍ اوْ هَوًىٰ
aw tahamulun `alayhi bimaylin aw hawan
an imposition upon him through inclination, caprice,
اوْ انَفَةٍ اوْ حَمِيَّةٍ
aw anafatin aw hamiyyatin
scorn, zeal,
اوْ رِيَاءٍ اوْ عَصَبِيَّةٍ
aw riya'in aw `asabiyyatin
false show, bigotry,
غَائِباً كَانَ اوْ شَاهِداً
gha'iban kana aw shahidan
whether he be absent or present,
وَحَيّاً كَانَ اوْ مَيِّتاً
wa hayyan kana aw mayyitan
alive or dead,
فَقَصُرَتْ يَدِي
faqasurat yadi
such that my hand has fallen short
وَضَاقَ وُسْعِي عَنْ رَدِّهَا إِلَيْهِ
wa daqa wus`i `an raddiha ilayhi
and my capacity has been too narrow to make restitution to him
وَٱلتَّحَلُّلِ مِنْهُ
wattahalluli minhu
or to annul my obligation to him,
فَاسْالُك يَا مَنْ يَمْلِكُ ٱلْحَاجَاتِ
fa as'alika ya man yamliku alhajati
I ask You, O He who owns all objects of need,
وَهِيَ مُسْتَجِيبَةٌ بِمَشِيَّتِهِ
wa hiya mustajibatun limashi'atihi
which are granted by His will
وَمُسْرِعَةٌ إِلَىٰ إِرَادَتِهِ
wa musri`atun ila iradatihi
and hasten to His desire
انْ تُصَلِّيَ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِ مُحَمَّدٍ
an tusalliya `ala muhammadin wa ali muhammadin
that You bless Muhammad and the Household of Muhammad,
وَانْ تُرْضِيَهُ عَنِّي بِمَا شِئْتَ
wa an turdiyahu `anni bima shi'ta
and make [the one I have wronged] satisfied with me in the manner that You will,
وَتَهَبَ لِي مِنْ عِنْدِكَ رَحْمَةً
wa tahaba li min `indika rahmatan
and gift me mercy from You,
إِنَّهُ لاَ تَنْقُصُكَ ٱلْمَغْفِرَةُ
innahu la tanqusuka almaghfiratu
because, indeed, forgiveness does not disadvantage You
وَلاَ تَضُرُّكَ ٱلْمَوْهِبَةُ
wa la tadurruka almawhibatu
and giving does not have any loss for You.
يَا ارْحَمَ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
ya arhama arrahimina
O Most Merciful of all those who show mercy!
اَللَّهُمَّ اوْلِنِي فِي كُلِّ يَومِ ٱثْنَيْنِ
allahumma awlini fi kulli yawmi ithnayni
O Allah, bestow upon me on every Monday
نِعْمَتَيْنِ مِنْكَ ثِنْتَيْنِ
ni`matayni minka thintayni
two favors from You:
سَعَادَةً فِي اوَّلِهِ بِطَاعَتِكَ
sa`adatan fi awwalihi bita`atika
the felicity to obey You at its beginning
وَنِعْمَةً فِي آخِرِهِ بِمَغْفِرَتِكَ
wa ni`matan fi akhirihi bimahgfiratika
and the favor of Your forgiveness at its end!
يَا مَنْ هُوَ ٱلإِلٰهُ
ya man huwa al-ilahu
O He who is the God
وَلاَ يَغْفِرُ ٱلذُّنُوبَ سِوَاهُ
wa la yaghfiru aldhdhunuba siwahu
and none other than Whom grants forgiveness for sins!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ رَسُولِ رَبِّ ٱلْعَالَمِينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna rasuli rabbi al`alamina
Peace be on you, O son of the Messenger of the Lord of the Worlds!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ امِيرِ ٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna amiri almu'minina
Peace be on you, O son of the Commander of the Believers!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ فَاطِمَةَ ٱلزَّهْرَاءِ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna fatimata alzzahra’i
Peace be on you, O son of Fatimah, the luminous lady!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا حَبِيبَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya habiba allahi
Peace be on you, O beloved of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا صِفْوَةَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya sifwata allahi
Peace be on you, O choice of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا امِينَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya amina allahi
Peace be on you, O trustee of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا حُجَّةَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya hujjata allahi
Peace be on you, O Argument of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا نُورَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya nura allahi
Peace be on you, O Light of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا صِرَاطَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya sirata allahi
Peace be on you, O Path of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بَيَانَ حُكْمِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya bayana hukmi allahi
Peace be on you, O elucidation of the rule of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا نَاصِرَ دِينِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya nasira dini allahi
Peace be on you, O supporter of the religion of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلسَّيِدُ ٱلزَّكِيُّ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alssayyidu alzzakiyyu
Peace be on you, O pure master!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْبَرُّ ٱلْوَفِيُّ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha albarru alwafiyyu
Peace be on you, O self-righteous and truthful!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْقَائِمُ ٱلامِينُ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alqa'imu al-aminu
Peace be on you, O practiser (of God’s commands) and trustee!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْعَالِمُ بِٱلتَّاوِيلِ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha al`alimu biltta'wili
Peace be on you, O well-experienced in the interpretation (of the Qur'an)!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْهَادِي ٱلْمَهْدِيُّ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alhadi almahdiyyu
Peace be on you, O guide and well-guided!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلطَّاهِرُ ٱلزَّكِيُّ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alttahiru alzzakiyyu
Peace be on you, O immaculate and pure!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلتَّقِيُّ ٱلنَّقِيُّ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alttaqiyyu alnnaqiyyu
Peace be on you, O pious and infallible!
السَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلْحَقُّ ٱلْحَقِيقُ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alhaqqu alhaqiqu
Peace be on you, O veritable truth!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ ايُّهَا ٱلشَّهِيدُ ٱلصِّدِّيقُ
alssalamu `alayka ayyuha alshshahidu alssiddiqu
Peace be on you, O martyr and veracious!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا ابَا مُحَمَّدٍ ٱلْحَسَنَ بْنَ عَلِيٍّ
alssalamu `alayka ya aba muhammadin alhasana ibna `aliyyin
Peace be on you, O Abu-Muhammad al-Hasan, the son of `Ali!
وَرَحْمَةُ ٱللَّهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ
wa rahmatu allahi wa barakatuhu
Allah’s mercy and blessings be upon you!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ رَسُولِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna rasuli allahi
Peace be upon you, O son of Allah’s Messenger!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ امِيرِ ٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna amiri almu'minina
Peace be upon you, O son of the Commander of the Believers!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بْنَ سَيِّدَةِ نِسَاءِ ٱلْعَالَمِينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya ibna sayyidati nisa'i al`alamina
Peace be upon you, O son of the doyenne of the women of the world!
اشْهَدُ انَّكَ اقَمْتَ ٱلصَّلاَةَ
ash-hadu annaka aqamta alssalata
I bear witness that you performed the prayers [duly],
وَآتَيْتَ ٱلزَّكَاةَ
wa atayta alzzakata
defrayed the poor-rate,
وَامَرْتَ بِٱلْمَعْرُوفِ
wa amarta bilma`rufi
enjoined the right,
وَنَهَيْتَ عَنِ ٱلْمُنْكَرِ
wa nahayta `an almunkari
forbade the wrong,
وَعَبَدْتَ ٱللَّهَ مُخْلِصاً
wa `abadta allaha mukhlisan
worshipped Allah sincerely,
وَجَاهَدْتَ فِي ٱللَّهِ حَقَّ جِهَادِهِ
wa jahadta fi allahi haqqa jihadihi
and strove for the sake of Allah with due striving
حَتَّىٰ اتَاكَ ٱلْيَقِينُ
hatta ataka alyaqinu
until death came upon you.
فَعَلَيْكَ ٱلسَّلاَمُ مِنِّي
fa`alayka alssalamu minni
So, peace from me be upon you
مَا بَقِيتُ وَبَقِيَ ٱللَّيْلُ وَٱلنَّهَارُ
ma baqitu wa baqiya allaylu walnnaharu
as long as I am alive and as long as day and night remain,
وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكَ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
wa `ala ali baytika alttayyibina alttahirina
and peace be upon your Household, the pure, the immaculate.
انَا يَا مَوْلاَيَ مَوْلىٰ لَكَ وَلآِلِ بَيْتِكَ
ana ya mawlaya mawlan laka wa li-ali baytika
O my master, I am a servant of you and of your Household,
سِلْمٌ لِمَنْ سَالَمَكُمْ
silmun liman salamakum
peaceful with those who keep peace with you,
وَحَرْبٌ لِمَنْ حَارَبَكُمْ
wa harbun liman harabakum
at war against those who are at war against you,
مُؤْمِنٌ بِسِرِّكُمْ وَجَهْرِكُمْ
mu'minun bisirrikum wa jahrikum
and believing in your secret and open affairs
وَظَاهِرِكُمْ وَبَاطِنِكُمْ
wa zahirikum wa batinikum
and your inward and outward affairs.
لَعَنَ ٱللَّهُ اعْدَاءَكُمْ
la`ana allahu a`da'akum
May Allah curse your enemies
مِنَ ٱلاوَّلينَ وَٱلآخِرِينَ
mina al-awwalina wal-akhirina
from the past and late generations.
وَانَا ابْرَا إِلَىٰ ٱللَّهِ تَعَالَىٰ مِنْهُمْ
wa ana abra'u ila allahi ta`ala minhum
And I release myself from them before Almighty Allah!
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا مُحَمَّدٍ
ya mawlaya ya aba muhammadin
O my master, Abu-Muhammad;
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا عَبْدِ ٱللَّهِ
ya mawlaya ya aba `abdillahi
and my master, Abu-`Abdullah!
هٰذَا يَوْمُ ٱلإِثْنَيْنِ
hadha yawmu al-ithnayni
Today is Monday,
وَهُوَ يَوْمُكُمَا وَبِٱسْمِكُمَا
wa huwa yawmukuma wa bismikuma
which is the day of both of you and carrying your names.
وَانَا فِيهِ ضَيْفُكُمَا
wa ana fihi dayfukuma
On this day, I am your guest;
فَاضِيفَانِي وَاحْسِنَا ضِيَافَتِي
fa-adifani wa ahsina diyafati
therefore, receive me as your guest and treat me hospitably.
فَنِعْمَ مَنِ ٱسْتُضِيفَ بِهِ انْتُمَا
fani`ma man istudifa bihi antuma
Verily, you both are the most excellent hosts a guest may gain.
وَانَا فِيهِ مِنْ جِوَارِكُمَا فَاجِيرَانِي
wa ana fihi min jiwarikuma fa-ajirani
On this day too, I am in your vicinity; so, treat me as your neighbor,
فَإنَّكُمَا مَامُورَانِ بِٱلضِّيَافَةِ وَٱلإِجَارَةِ
fa'innakuma ma'murani bilddiyafati wal-ijarati
since you are commanded to receive your guests and neighbors hospitably.
فَصَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْكُمَا وَآلِكُمَا ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ
fasalla allahu `alaykuma wa alikuma alttayyibina
May Allah’s peace be upon you both and upon your immaculate household.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful.
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ
alhamdu lillahi
All praise be to Allah;
وَٱلْحَمْدُ حَقُّهُ كَمَا يَسْتَحِقُّهُ
walhamdu haqquhu kama yastahiqquhu
and praise is His right, since He deserves it,
حَمْداً كَثيراً
hamdan kathiran
abundant praise!
وَ اعُوذُ بِهِ مِنْ شَرِّ نَفْسِي:
wa a`udhu bihi min sharri nafsi
I seek refuge in Him from the evil of my soul,
﴿إِنَّ ٱلنَّفْسَ ﻷَمَّارَةٌ بِٱلسُّوءِ
inna annafsa la-ammaratun bissu'i
“For surely, the soul commands to evil
إِلاَّ مَا رَحِمَ رَبِّي﴾
illa ma rahima rabbi
except as my Lord has mercy.”
وَ اعُوذُ بِهِ مِنْ شَرِّ ٱلشَّيْطَانِ
wa a`udhu bihi min sharri ashshaytani
I seek refuge in Him from the evil of Satan
ٱلَّذِي يَزِيدُنِي ذَنْباً إِلَىٰ ذَنْبِي
alladhi yaziduni dhanban ila dhanbi
who adds sins to my sin.
وَ احْتَرِزُ بِهِ مِنْ كُلِّ جَبَّارٍ فَاجِرٍ
wa ahtarizu bihi min kulli jabbarin fajirin
I seek protection with Him from every wicked tyrant,
وَسُلْطَانٍ جَائِرٍ
wa sultanin ja'irin
unjust sovereign,
وَعَدُوٍّ قَاهِرٍ
wa `aduwwin qahirin
and conquering enemy.
اَللَّهُمَّ ٱجْعَلْنِي مِنْ جُنْدِكَ
allahumma ij`alni min jundika
O Allah, place me among Your troops,
فَإِنَّ جُنْدَكَ هُمُ ٱلْغَالِبُونَ
fa-inna jundaka hum(u) alghalibuna
for Your troops—they are the victors,
وَٱجْعَلْنِي مِنْ حِزْبِكَ
waj`alni min hizbika
and place me in Your party,
فَإِنَّ حِزْبَكَ هُمُ ٱلْمُفْلِحونَ
fa-inna hizbaka hum(u) almuflihuna
for Your party—they are the ones who prosper,
وَٱجْعَلْنِي مِنْ اوْلِيَائِكَ
waj`alni min awliya'ika
and place me among Your friends,
فَإِنَّ اوْلِيَائَكَ لاَ خَوْفٌ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلاَ هُمْ يَحْزَنُونَ
fa-inna awliya'aka la khawfun `alayhim wala hum yahzanuna
for Your friends—no fear shall be upon them, nor shall they experience sorrow.
اَللَّهُمَّ اصْلِحْ لِي دِينِي
allahumma aslih li dini
O Allah, set right for me my religion,
فَإِنَّهُ عِصْمَةُ امْرِي
fa-innahu `ismatu amri
for it is the preserving tie of my affair;
وَ اصْلِحْ لِي آخِرَتِي
wa aslih li akhirati
set right for me my hereafter,
فَإِنَّهَا دَارُ مَقَرِّي
fa-innaha daru maqarri
for it is the abode of my permanent lodging
وَإِلَيْهَا مِنْ مُجاوَرَةِ ٱللِّئَامِ مَفَرِّي
wa ilayha min mujawarati alli'ami mafarri
and to it I flee from the neighborhood of the vile!
وَٱجْعَلِ ٱلْحَيَاةَ زِيَادَةً لِي فِي كُلِّ خَيْرٍ
waj`al alhayata ziyadatan li fi kulli khayrin
Make life an increase for me in every good
وَٱلْوَفَاةَ رَاحَةً لِي مِنْ كُلِّ شَرٍّ
walwafata rahatan li min kulli sharrin
and death an ease for me from every evil!
اَللَّهُمَّ صَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ
allahumma salli `ala muhammadin
O Allah, send blessings to Muhammad,
خَاتَمِ ٱلنَّبِيِّينَ
khatami alnnabiyyina
the Seal of the Prophets
وَتَمَامِ عِدَّةِ ٱلْمُرْسَلِينَ
wa tamami `iddati almursalina
and the completion of the number of the envoys,
وَعَلَىٰ آلِهِ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
wa `ala alihi alttayyibina alttahirina
and upon his Household, the good, the pure,
وَ اصْحَابِهِ ٱلْمُنْتَجَبِينَ
wa ashabihi almuntajabina
and upon his Companions, the distinguished,
وَهَبْ لِي فِي ٱلثُّلاثَاءِ ثَلاثاً
wa hab li fi alththulatha'i thalathan
and give me on Tuesday three things:
لاَ تَدَعْ لِي ذَنْباً إِلاَّ غَفَرْتَهُ
la tada` li dhanban illa ghafartahu
Leave no sin for me unless You forgive it,
وَلاَ غَمّاً إِلاَّ اذْهَبْتَهُ
wa la ghamman illa adh-habtahu
no grief unless You take it away,
وَلاَ عَدُوّاً إِلاَّ دَفَعْتَهُ
wa la `aduwwan illa dafa`tahu
and no enemy unless You repel him!
بِبِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ خَيْرِ ٱلاسْمَاءِ
bibismillahi khayri al-asma'i
In the name of “In the name of Allah,” the best of the Names,
بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ رَبِّ ٱلارْضِ وَٱلسَّمَاءِ
bismillahi rabbi al-ardi wal-ssama'i
In the name of Allah, the Lord of the earth and the heaven,
اسْتَدْفِعُ كُلَّ مَكْرُوهٍ اوَّلُهُ سَخَطُهُ
astadfi`u kulla makruhin awwaluhu sakhatuhu
I seek to repulse every hateful thing, the first of which is His anger,
وَ اسْتَجْلِبُ كُلَّ مَحْبُوبٍ اوَّلُهُ رِضَاهُ
wa astajlibu kulla mahbubin awwaluhu ridahu
and I seek to attract every lovable thing, the first of which is His good pleasure!
فَٱخْتِمْ لِي مِنْكَ بِٱلْغُفْرَانِ
fakhtim li minka bilghufrani
So, seal me with forgiveness from You,
يَا وَلِيَّ ٱلإِحْسَانِ
ya waliyya al-ihsani
O Patron of beneficence!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا خُزَّانَ عِلْمِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya khuzzana `ilmi allahi
Peace be on you, O depositories of Allah’s knowledge!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا تَرَاجِمَةَ وَحْيِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya tarajimata wahyi allahi
Peace be on you, O interpreters of Allah’s Revelation!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا ائِمَّةَ ٱلْهُدَىٰ
alssalamu `alaykum ya a'immata alhuda
Peace be on you, O leaders to true guidance!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا اعْلاَمَ ٱلتُّقَىٰ
alssalamu `alaykum ya a`lama alttuqa
Peace be on you, O signs of piety!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا اوْلاَدَ رَسُولِ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya awlada rasuli allahi
Peace be on you, O descendants of Allah’s Messenger!
انَا عَارِفٌ بِحَقِّكُمْ
ana `arifun bihaqqikum
I recognize your rights,
مُسْتَبْصِرٌ بِشَاْنِكُمْ
mustabsirun bisha'nikum
I discernibly acknowledge your true standing,
مُعَادٍ لاعْدَائِكُمْ
mu`adin li-a`da'ikum
I incur the hostility of your enemies,
مُوَالٍ لاوْلِيَائِكُمْ
muwalin li-awliya'ikum
and I show loyalty to your loyalists.
بِابِي انْتُمْ وَامِّي
bi-aby antum wa ummi
May Allah accept me, my father, and mother as ransoms for you!
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكُمْ
salawatu allahi `alaykum
Blessings of Allah be upon you.
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي اتَوَالَىٰ آخِرَهُمْ كَمَا تَوَالَيْتُ اوَّلَهُمْ
allahumma inni atawala akhirahum kamatawalaytu awwalahum
O Allah, I am willingly showing loyalty to the last of them just as I have shown loyalty to the first of them,
وَابْرَا مِنْ كُلِّ وَلِيجَةٍ دُونَهُمْ
wa abra'u min kulli walijatin dunahum
I release myself from any confidant other than them,
وَاكْفُرُ بِٱلْجِبْتِ وَٱلطَّاغُوتِ وَٱللاَّتِ وَٱلْعُزَّىٰ
wa akfuru biljibti walttaghuti wallati wal`uzza
and I reject all idols, false deities, al-Lat, and al-`Uzza.
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا مَوَالِيَّ
salawatu allahi `alaykum ya mawaliyya
Blessings of Allah be upon you, O my Masters!
وَرَحْمَةُ ٱللَّهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ
wa rahmatu allahi wa barakatuhu
Mercy of Allah and His benedictions be upon you, too.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا سَيِّدَ ٱلْعَابِدِينَ وَسُلاَلَةَ ٱلْوَصِيِّينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya sayyida al`abidina wa sulalata alwasiyyina
Peace be upon you, O master of the worshippers and descendant of the Prophets’ successors.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا بَاقِرَ عِلْمِ ٱلنَّبِيِّينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya baqira `ilmi alnnabiyyina
Peace be upon you, O he who split open the knowledge of the Prophets.
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا صَادِقاً مُصَدِّقاً فِي ٱلْقَوْلِ وَٱلْفِعْلِ
alssalamu `alayka ya sadiqan musaddaqan fi alqawli walfi`li
Peace be upon you, O veracious and honest in all [your] words and deeds.
يَا مَوَالِيَّ هٰذَا يَوْمُكُمْ
ya mawaliyya hadha yawmukum
O my Masters! Today is your day,
وَهُوَ يَوْمُ ٱلثُّلاَثَاءِ
wa huwa yawmu alththulatha'i
which is Tuesday,
وَانَا فِيهِ ضَيْفٌ لَكُمْ
wa ana fihi dayfun lakum
and on this day, I am your guest
وَمُسْتَجِيرٌ بِكُمْ
wa mustajirun bikum
and I am in your vicinity;
فَاضِيفُونِي وَاجِيرُونِي
fa-adifuni wa ajiruni
so, receive me as your guest and treat me as your neighbor,
بِمَنْزِلَةِ ٱللَّهِ عِنْدَكُمْ
bimanzilati allahi `indakum
[I ask you] by Allah’s standing with you
وَآلِ بَيْتِكُمُ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرينَ
wa ali baytikumu alttayyibina alttahirina
and with your Household, the pure and immaculate.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful.
الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ ٱلَّذِي جَعَلَ ٱللَّيلَ لِبَاساً
alhamdu lillahi alladhi ja`ala allayla libasan
All praise be to Allah Who appointed the night to be a garment,
وَٱلنَّوْمَ سُبَاتاً
walnnawma subatan
and sleep for a rest,
وَجَعَلَ ٱلنَّهَارَ نُشُوراً
wa ja`ala alnnahara nushuran
day a time to work and make efforts
لَكَ ٱلْحَمْدُ انْ بَعَثْتَنِي مِنْ مَرْقَدِي
laka alhamdu an ba`athtani min marqadi
To You belongs praise, for You make me come out of the deep sleep (motionless spell of inactivity) everyday
وَلَوْ شِئْتَ جَعَلْتَهُ سَرْمَداً
wa law shi'ta ja`altahu sarmadan
and had You willed, You would have made it everlasting;
حَمْداً دَائِماً لاَ يَنْقَطِعُ اَبَداً
hamdan da'iman la yanqati`u abadan
an endless praise that will never be cut off
وَلاَ يُحْصِي لَهُ ٱلخَلائِقُ عَدَداً
wa la yuhsi lahu alkhala'iqu `adadan
and whose number the creatures will never count!
اَللَّهُمَّ لَكَ ٱلْحَمْدُ انْ خَلَقْتَ فَسَوَّيْتَ
allahumma laka alhamdu an khalaqta fasawwayta
O Allah, to You belongs praise, for You created, then fashioned,
وَقَدَّرْتَ وَقَضَيْتَ
wa qaddarta wa qadayta
ordained and decreed,
وَ امَتَّ وَ احْيَيْتَ
wa amatta wa ahyayta
gave death and bestowed life,
وَ امْرَضْتَ وَشَفَيْتَ
wa amradta wa shafayta
made sick and healed,
وَعَافَيْتَ وَ ابْلَيْتَ
wa `afayta wa ablayta
made well and afflicted,
وَعَلَىٰ ٱلْعَرْشِ ٱسْتَوَيْتَ
wa `ala al`arshi istawayta
established the Throne
وَعَلَىٰ ٱلْمُلْكِ ٱحْتَوَيْتَ
wa `ala almulki ihtawayta
and encompassed the Kingdom!
ادْعُوكَ دُعَاءَ مَنْ ضَعُفَتْ وَسِيلَتُهُ
ad`uka du`a'a man da`ufat wasilatuhu
I supplicate You with the supplication of one whose mediation is weak,
وَٱنْقَطَعَتْ حِيلَتُهُ
wanqata`at hilatuhu
whose stratagems have been cut off,
وَٱقْتَرَبَ اجَلُهُ
waqtaraba ajaluhu
whose term has drawn near,
وَتَدَانَىٰ فِي ٱلدُّنْيَا امَلُهُ
wa tadana fi alddunya amaluhu
whose expectation from this world has shrunk,
وَٱشْتَدَّتْ إِلَىٰ رَحْمَتِكَ فَاقَتُهُ
wa ishtaddat ila rahmatika faqatuhu
whose neediness for Your mercy has intensified,
وَعَظُمَتْ لِتَفْرِيطِهِ حَسْرَتُهُ
wa `azumat litafritihi hasratuhu
whose remorse for his neglect has become great,
وَكَثُرَتْ زَلَّتُهُ وَعَثْرَتُهُ
wa kathurat zallatuhu wa `athratuhu
whose slips and stumbles have become many,
وَخَلُصَتْ لِوَجْهِكَ تَوْبَتُهُ
wa khalusat liwajhika tawbatuhu
and whose repentance is devoted sincerely to Your face.
فَصَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ
fasalli `ala muhammadin
So, bless Muhammad,
خَاتَمِ النَّبِيّينَ
khatami alnnabiyyina
the Seal of the Prophets,
وَعَلَىٰ اهْلِ بَيْتِهِ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
wa `ala ahli baytihi alttayyibina alttahirina
and his Household, the good, the pure,
وَٱرْزُقْنِي شَفَاعَةَ مُحَمَّدٍ
warzuqni shafa`ata muhammadin
and provide me with the intercession of Muhammad,
صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ
salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi
Allah bless him and his Household,
وَلاَ تَحْرِمْنِي صُحْبَتَهُ
wa la tahrimni suhbatahu
and deprive me not of his companionship!
إِنَّكَ انْتَ ارْحَمُ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
innaka anta arhamu arrahimina
Surely, You are the Most Merciful of all those who show mercy!
اَللَّهُمَّ ٱقْضِ لِي فِي ٱلارْبِعَاءِ اَرْبَعاً
allahumma iqdi li fil-arbu`a'i arba`an
O Allah, decree for me on Wednesday four things:
إِجْعَلْ قُوَّتِي فِي طَاعَتِكَ
ij`al quwwati fi ta`atika
Induce me to be strong in obedience to You,
وَنَشَاطِي فِي عِبَادَتِكَ
wa nashati fi `ibadatika
to be active in worshiping You,
وَرَغْبَتِي فِي ثَوَابِكَ
wa raghbati fi thawabika
to be desirous for Your reward,
وَزُهْدِي فِيمَا يُوجِبُ لِي الِيمَ عِقَابِكَ
wa zuhdi fima yujibu li alima `iqabika
and to abstain from that which would make incumbent upon me Your painful punishment!
إِنَّكَ لَطِيفٌ لِمَا تَشَاءُ
innaka latifun lima tasha'u
You are Gentle to whom You will!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا اوْلِيَاءَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya awliya'a allahi
Peace be upon you [all], O saints of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا حُجَجَ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya hujaja allahi
Peace be upon you, O arguments of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ يَا نُورَ ٱللَّهِ فِي ظُلُمَاتِ ٱلارْضِ
alssalamu `alaykum ya nura allahi fi zulumati al-ardi
Peace be upon you, O light of Allah in the darkness of the earth!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ
alssalamu `alaykum
Peace be upon you.
صَلَوَاتُ ٱللَّهِ عَلَيْكُمْ
salawatu allahi `alaykum
Blessings of Allah be upon you
وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكُمُ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
wa `ala ali baytikumu alttayyibina alttahirina
and upon your Household, the pure and immaculate.
بِابِي انْتُمْ وَامِّي
bi-abi antum wa ummi
May Allah accept my father and mother as ransoms for you!
لَقَدْ عَبَدْتُمُ ٱللَّهَ مُخْلِصِينَ
laqad `abadtumu allaha mukhlisina
Indeed, you worshipped Allah sincerely
وَجَاهَدْتُمْ فِي ٱللَّهِ حَقَّ جِهَادِهِ
wa jahadtum fi allahi haqqa jihadihi
and strove for His sake with due strife
حَتَّىٰ اتَاكُمُ ٱلْيَقِينُ
hatta atakumu alyaqinu
until death came upon you.
فَلَعَنَ اللَّهُ اعْدَاءكُمْ
fala`ana allahu a`da'akum
So, may Allah curse all your enemies
مِنَ ٱلْجِنِّ وَٱلإنْسِ اجْمَعِينَ
mina aljinni wal-insi ajma`ina
from the jinn and human beings.
وَانَا ابْرَا إِلَىٰ ٱللَّهِ وَإِلَيْكُمْ مِنْهُمْ
wa ana abra'u ila allahi wa ilaykum minhum
And I release myself before Allah and before you from them (i.e. your enemies).
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا إِبْرَاهِيمَ
ya mawlaya ya aba ibrahima
O my master, O Abu-Ibrahim,
مُوسَىٰ بْنَ جَعْفَرٍ
musa ibna ja`farin
Musa, the son of Ja`far!
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا ٱلْحَسَنِ
ya mawlaya ya aba alhasani
O my master, O Abu’l-Hasan,
عَلِيَّ بْنَ مُوسَىٰ
`aliyya ibna musa
`Ali, the son of Musa!
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا جَعْفَرٍ
ya mawlaya ya aba ja`farin
O my master, O Abu-Ja`far,
مُحَمَّدَ بْنَ عَلِيٍّ
muhammada ibna `aliyyin
Muhammad, the son of `Ali!
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا ٱلْحَسَنِ
ya mawlaya ya aba alhasani
O my master, O Abu’l-Hasan,
عَلِيَّ بْنَ مُحَمَّدٍ
`aliyya ibna muhammadin
`Ali, the son of Muhammad!
انَا مَوْلىٰ لَكُمْ
ana mawlan lakum
I am your servant,
مُؤْمِنٌ بِسِرِّكُمْ وَجَهْرِكُمْ
mu'minun bisirrikum wa jahrikum
I believe in your secret and open affairs,
مُتَضَيِّفٌ بِكُمْ في يَوْمِكُمْ هٰذَا
mutadayyifun bikum fi yawmikum hadha
and I am staying with you as your guest, on this day,
وَهُوَ يَوْمُ ٱلارْبِعَاءِ
wa huwa yawmu al-arbi`a'i
which is Wednesday,
وَمُسْتَجِيـرٌ بِكُمْ
wa mustajirun bikum
and I am in your vicinity;
فَاضِيفُونِي وَاجِيرُونِي
fa-adifuni wa ajiruni
so, receive me as your guest and neighbor,
بِآلِ بَيْتِكُمُ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
bi-ali baytikumu alttayyibina alttahirina
[I ask you] by your Household, the pure and immaculate.


بِسْمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحْمٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ
bismillahi alrrahmani alrrahimi
In the Name of Allah, the All-beneficent, the All-merciful.
اَلْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ ٱلَّذِي اذْهَبَ ٱللَّيْلَ مُظْلِماً بِقُدْرَتِهِ
alhamdu lillahi alladhi adh-haba allayla muzliman biqudratihi
All praise be to Allah Who has taken away the shadowy night by His power
وَجَاءَ بِٱلنَّهَارِ مُبْصِراً بِرَحْمَتِهِ
wa ja'a bilnnahari mubsiran birahmatihi
and brought the sight-giving day through His mercy.
وَكَسَانِي ضِيَاءَهُ وَآتَانِي نِعْمَتَهُ
wa kasani diya'ahu wa atani ni`matahu
He has clothed me in its brightness and given me its favor.
اللَّهُمَّ فَكَمَا ابْقَيْتَنِي لَهُ فَ ابْقِنِي لامْثَالِهِ
allahumma fakama abqaytani lahu fa-abqini li-amthalihi
O Allah, just as You have spared me for this day, so also spare me for its likes,
وَصَلِّ عَلَىٰ ٱلنَّبِيِّ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِهِ
wa salli `ala alnnabiyyi muhammadin wa alihi
bless the Prophet Muhammad and his Household,
وَلاَ تَفْجَعْنِي فِيهِ وَفِي غَيْرِهِ
wa la tafja`ni fihi wa fi ghayrihi
torment me not in it and in other
مِنَ ٱللَّيَالِي وَٱلايَّامِ
min allayali wal-ayyami
nights and days
بِٱرْتِكَابِ ٱلْمَحَارِمِ
birtikabi almaharimi
by my commitment of unlawful acts
وَٱكْتِسَابِ ٱلْمَآثِمِ
waktisabi alma'athimi
and clothing myself in sins;
وَٱرْزُقْنِي خَيْرَهُ
warzuqni khayrahu
provide me with its good,
وَخَيْرَ مَا فِيهِ
wa khayra ma fihi
the good of all within it,
وَخَيْرَ مَا بَعْدَهُ
wa khayra ma ba`dahu
and the good of everything after it;
وَٱصْرِفْ عَنِّي شَرَّهُ
wasrif `anni sharrahu
and turn away from me its evil,
وَشَرَّ مَا فِيهِ
wa sharra ma fihi
the evil of all within it,
وَشَرَّ مَا بَعْدَهُ
wa sharra ma ba`dahu
and the evil of everything after it!
اَللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي بِذِمَّةِ ٱلإِسْلامِ اتَوَسَّلُ إِلَيْكَ
allahumma inni bidhimmati al-islami atawassalu ilayka
O Allah, by the protective cover of Islam, I seek mediation with You!
وَبِحُرْمَةِ ٱلْقُرآنِ اعْتَمِدُ عَلَيْكَ
wabihurmati alqur'ani a`tamidu `alayka
By the inviolability of the Quran, I rely upon You!
وَبِمُحَمَّدٍ ٱلْمُصْطَفَىٰ
wa bimuhammadin almustafa
By Muhammad the chosen,
صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْه وَآلِهِ
salla allahu `alayhi wa alihi
Allah bless him and his Household,
اسْتَشْفِعُ لَدَيْكَ
astashfi`u ladayka
I seek intercession with You.
فَٱعْرِفِ ٱللَّهُمَّ ذِمَّتِي
fa`rif allahumma dhimmati
So, recognize my protective cover
ٱلَّتِي رَجَوْتُ بِهَا قَضَاءَ حَاجَتِي
allati rajawtu biha qada'a hajati
by which I hope my need will be granted,
يَا ارْحَمَ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
ya arhama arrahimina
O Most Merciful of all those who show mercy!
اَللَّهُمَّ ٱقْضِ لِي فِي ٱلْخَمِيسِ خَمْساً
allahumma iqdi li fi alkhamisi khamsan
O Allah, decree for me on Thursday five things,
لاَ يَتَّسِعُ لَهَا إِلاَّ كَرَمُكَ
la yattasi`u laha illa karamuka
which none embraces but Your generosity
وَلاَ يُطِيقُهَا إِلاَّ نِعَمُكَ
wa la yutiquha illa ni`amuka
and none supports but Your favors:
سَلامَةً اقْوَىٰ بِهَا عَلَىٰ طَاعَتِكَ
salamatan aqwa biha `ala ta`atika
health through which I may have the strength to obey You,
وَعِبَادَةً اسْتَحِقُّ بِهَا جَزِيلَ مَثُوبَتِكَ
wa `ibadatan astahiqqu biha jazila mathubatika
worship by which I may deserve Your plentiful reward,
وَسَعَةً فِي ٱلْحَالِ مِنَ ٱلرِّزْقِ ٱلْحَلالِ
wa sa`atan fi alhali min alrrizqi alhalali
plenty in my state through lawful provision,
وَ انْ تُؤْمِنَنِي فِي مَوَاقِفِ ٱلْخَوْفِ بِامْنِكَ
wa an tu'minani fi mawaqifi alkhawfi bi-amnika
and that You make me secure in the places of fear through Your security,
وَتَجْعَلَنِي مِنْ طَوَارِقِ ٱلْهُمُومِ وَٱلْغُمُومِ فِي حِصْنِكَ
wa taj`alani min tawariqi alhumumi walghumumi fi hisnika
and place me in Your fortress against the striking of worries and sorrows!
صَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ وَآلِهِ
salli ‘ala muhammadin wa alihi
Bless Muhammad and his Household,
وَٱجْعَلْ تَوَسُّلِي بِهِ شَافِعاً
waj`al tawassuli bihi shafi`an
and make my seeking his mediation as an intercessor give profit
يَوْمَ ٱلْقِيَامَةِ نَافِعاً
yawma alqiyamati nafi`an
on the Day of Resurrection!
إِنَّكَ انْتَ ارْحَمُ ٱلرَّاحِمِينَ
innaka anta arhamu arrahimina
Surely, You are the Most Merciful of all those who show mercy!


اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا وَلِيَّ ٱللَّهِ
alssalamu `alayka ya waliyya allahi
Peace be upon you, O saint of Allah!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا حُجَّةَ ٱللَّهِ وَخَالِصَتَهُ
alssalamu `alayka ya hujjata allahi wa khalisatahu
Peace be upon you, O argument of Allah and His choicest!
اَلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكَ يَا إِمَامَ ٱلْمُؤْمِنينَ
alssalamu `alayka ya imama almu'minina
Peace be upon you, O leader of the faithful believers,
وَوَارِثَ ٱلْمُرْسَلِينَ
wa waritha almursalina
inheritor of the messengers,
وَحُجَّةَ رَبِّ ٱلْعَالَمِينَ
wa hujjata rabbi al`alamina
and argument of the Lord of the Worlds!
صَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَيْكَ وَعَلَىٰ آلِ بَيْتِكَ 
salla allahu `alayka wa `ala ali baytika
May Allah send peace upon you and upon your Household,
ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
alttayyibina alttahirina
the pure and immaculate!
يَا مَوْلاَيَ يَا ابَا مُحَمَّدٍ
ya mawlaya ya aba muhammadin
O my master, O Abu-Muhammad,
ٱلْحَسَنَ بْنَ عَلِيٍّ
alhasana ibna `aliyyin
al-Hasan, the son of `Ali!
انَا مَوْلىٰ لَكَ وَلآِلِ بَيْتِكَ
ana mawlan laka wa li-ali baytika
I am a servant of you and of your Household
وَهٰذَا يَوْمُكَ وَهُوَ يَوْمُ ٱلْخَمِيسِ
wa hadha yawmuka wa huwa yawmu alkhamisi
and today is your day, which is Thursday,
وَانَا ضَيْفُكَ فِيهِ وَمُسْتَجِيرٌ بِكَ فِيهِ
wa ana dayfuka fihi wa mustajirun bika fihi
and on this day, I am your guest and in your vicinity;
فَاحْسِنْ ضِيَافَتِي وَإِجَارَتِي
fa-ahsin diyafati wa ijarati
so, receive me hospitably as your guest and neighbor,
بِحَقِّ آلِ بَيْتِكَ ٱلطَّيِّبِينَ ٱلطَّاهِرِينَ
bihaqqi ali baytika alttayyibina alttahirina
[I ask you] in the name of your Household, the pure and immaculate.