Ziaraat & Salawaat Upon Ahlubayt (علیه السلام)

Salawaat Upon Imam Mohammed ibn Ali al-Jawad

the Generous One (peace be upon him)

Within the recommended rites on Fridays, Shaykh al-Tusi, in his book of Misbah al-Mutahajjid, has mentioned the following from Imam Hasan Askari (peace be upon him):

اَللَّهُمَّ صَلِّ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ عَلِيِّ بْنِ مُوسَىٰ
allahumma salli `ala muhammadi bni `aliyyi bni musa
O Allah, (please) send blessings upon Muhammad the son of `Ali the son of Musa,
عَلَمِ ٱلتُّقَىٰ
`alami alttuqa
the epitome of piety,
وَنُورِ ٱلْهُدَىٰ
wa nuri alhuda
the illumination of true guidance,
وَمَعْدِنِ ٱلْوَفَاءِ
wa ma`dini alwafa'i
the essence of faithfulness,
وَفَرْعِ ٱلأَزْكِيَاءِ
wa far`i al-azkiya'i
the branch of the bright ones,
وَخَلِيفَةِ ٱلأَوْصِيَاءِ
wa khalifati al-awsiya'i
the vicegerent of the Successors,
وَأَمِينِكَ عَلَىٰ وَحْيِكَ
wa aminika `ala wahyika
and Your trustee on Your revelations.
اَللَّهُمَّ فَكَمَا هَدَيْتَ بِهِ مِنَ ٱلضَّلاَلَةِ
allahumma fakama hadayta bihi min alddalalati
O Allah, as You have guided through him against straying off,
وَٱسْتَنْقَذْتَ بِهِ مِنَ ٱلْحَيْرَةِ
wastanqadhta bihi min alhayrati
saved against confusion,
وَأَرْشَدْتَ بِهِ مِنِ ٱهْتَدَىٰ
wa arshadta bihi man ihtada
directed those who were rightly guided,
وَزَكَّيْتَ بِهِ مَنْ تَزَكَّىٰ
wa zakkayta bihi man tazakka
and purified those who were purified,
فَصَلِّ عَلَيْهِ
fasalli `alayhi
so also (please) bless him
أَفْضَلَ مَا صَلَّيْتَ عَلَىٰ أَحَدٍ
afdala ma sallayta `ala ahadin
with the most favorite blessings that You have ever conferred
مِنْ أَوْلِيَائِكَ وَبَقِيَّةِ أَوْصِيَائِكَ
min awliya'ika wa baqiyyati awsiya'ika
upon any of Your intimate servants and agents of Your Successors.
إِنَّكَ عَزِيزٌ حَكِيمٌ
innaka `azizun hakimun
Verily, You are Almighty, All-wise.