Sahifa Al Mahdi (as) - Ziyarat Imam Ali (as)

Ziyarat Rajabiyah

الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ ٱلَّذِي اشْهَدَنَا مَشْهَدَ اوْلِيَائِهِ فِي رَجَبٍ
alhamdu lillahi alladhi ashhadana mashhada awliya'ihi fi rajabin
All praise be to Allah Who has allowed us to visit the shrine of His Saints in Rajab
وَاوْجَبَ عَلَيْنَا مِنْ حَقِّهِمْ مَا قَدْ وَجَبَ
wa awjaba `alayna min haqqihim ma qad wajaba
and made obligatory upon us fulfilling our duties towards them.
وَصَلَّىٰ ٱللَّهُ عَلَىٰ مُحَمَّدٍ ٱلْمُنْتَجَبِ
wa salla allahu `ala muhammadin almuntajabi
May Allah send blessings to Muhammad, the divinely selected,
وَعَلَىٰ اوْصِيَائِهِ ٱلْحُجُبِ
wa `ala awsiya'ihi alhujubi
and upon his Successors—the doors to Him.
اَللَّهُمَّ فَكَمَا اشْهَدْتَنَا مَشْهَدَهُمْ
allahumma fakama ashhadtana mashhadahum
O Allah, just as You have allowed us to visit their shrines,
فَانْجِزْ لَنَا مَوْعِدَهُمْ
fa-anjiz lana maw`idahum
please do fulfill for us the promises You have made with them,
وَاوْرِدْنَا مَوْرِدَهُمْ
wa awridna mawridahum
include us with them,
غَيْرَ مُحَلَّئِينَ عَنْ وِرْدٍ
ghayra muhalla'ina `an wirdin
and include us with those whom shall not be prevented from drinking from the (Divine) Pool
فِي دَارِ ٱلْمُقَامَةِ وَٱلْخُلْدِ
fi dari almuqamati walkhuldi
in the abode of eternity and perpetuity.
وَٱلسَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ
walssalamu `alaykum
Peace be upon you all.
إِنِّي قَدْ قَصَدْتُكُمْ وَٱعْتَمَدْتُكُمْ
inni qad qasadtukum wa`tamadtukum
I have turned my face towards you and directed to you
بِمَسْالَتِي وَحَاجَتِي
bimas'alati wa hajati
carrying my request and need with me,
وَهِيَ فَكَاكُ رَقَبَتِي مِنَ ٱلنَّارِ
wa hiya fakaku raqabati mina alnnari
which is the release of my neck from Hellfire
وَٱلْمَقَرُّ مَعَكُمْ فِي دَارِ ٱلْقَرَارِ
walmaqarru ma`akum fi dari alqarari
and the settlement with you in the Abode of Final Settlement
مَعَ شِيعَتِكُمُ ٱلابْرَارِ
ma`a shi`atikumu al-abrari
with your pious adherents (Shi`ah).
وَٱلسَّلامُ عَلَيْكُمْ بِمَا صَبَرْتُمْ
walssalamu `alaykum bima sabartum
Peace be upon you all for that you persevered in patience.
فَنِعْمَ عُقْبَىٰ ٱلدَّارِ
fani`ma `uqba alddari
Now how excellent is the final home!
انَا سَائِلُكُمْ وَآمِلُكُمْ فِيمَا إِلَيْكُمُ ٱلتَّفْوِيضُ
ana sa'ilukum wa amilukum fima ilaykumu alttafwidu
I hereby beg you and put my hope in you as regards the matters in which you have the right to act
وَعَلَيْكُمُ ٱلتَّعْوِيضُ
wa `alaykumu altta`widu
and recompense.
فَبِكُمْ يُجْبَرُ ٱلْمَهِيضُ
fabikum yujbaru almahidu
Truly, through you only are the hopeless restored to good condition,
وَيُشْفَىٰ ٱلْمَرِيضُ
wa yushfa almaridu
the ailed healed,
وَمَا تَزْدَادُ ٱلارْحَامُ وَمَا تَغِيضُ
wa ma tazdadu al-arhamu wa ma taghidu
and that which the wombs absorb and that which they grow.
إنِّي بِسِرِّكُمْ مُؤْمِنٌ
inni bisirrikum mu'minun
Verily, I have full faith in your Secret
وَلِقَوْلِكُمْ مُسَلِّمٌ
wa liqawlikum musallimun
and I am fully submissive to your words;
وَعَلَىٰ ٱللَّهِ بِكُمْ مُقْسِمٌ
wa `ala allahi bikum muqsimun
I thus beg you in the name of Allah
فِي رَجْعِي بِحَوَائِجِي
fi raj`i bihawa'iji
to make me return having my requests responded,
وَقَضَائِهَا وَإِمْضَائِهَا
wa qada'iha wa imda'iha
met, accepted,
وَإِنْجَاحِهَا وَإِبْرَاحِهَا
wa injahiha wa ibrahiha
given success, and settled,
وَبِشُؤُونِي لَدَيْكُمْ وَصَلاحِهَا
wa bishu'uni ladaykum wa salahiha
and set aright all my needs and all my affairs towards you.
وَٱلسَّلامُ عَلَيْكُمْ سَلامَ مُوَدِّعٍ
walssalamu `alaykum salama muwaddi`in
Peace be upon you from one who bids you farewell
وَلَكُمْ حَوَائِجَهُ مُودِعٌ
wa lakum hawa'ijahu mudi`un
and puts all his needs with you,
يَسْالُ ٱللَّهَ إِلَيْكُمُ ٱلْمَرْجِعَ
yas'alu allaha ilaykumu almarji`a
praying to Allah for another visit to you,
وَسَعْيُهُ إِلَيْكُمْ غَيْرَ مُنْقَطِعٍ
wa sa`yuhu ilaykum ghayra munqati`in
since his hope is never cut off from you.
وَانْ يَرْجِعَنِي مِنْ حَضْرَتِكُمْ خَيْرَ مَرْجِعٍ
wa an yarji`ani min hadratikum khayra marji`in
I also pray Him to make my departure successful
إِلَىٰ جَنَابٍ مُمْرِعٍ
ila janabin mumri`in
to a productive place,
وَخَفْضٍ مُوَسَّعٍ
wa khafdin muwassa`in
a fruitful area,
وَدَعَةٍ وَمَهَلٍ إِلَىٰ حِينِ ٱلاجَلِ
wa da`atin wa mahalin ila hini al-ajali
comfort, and luxurious up to the befalling of death.
وَخَيْرِ مَصِيرٍ وَمَحَلٍّ فِي ٱلنَّعِيمِ ٱلازَلِ
wa khayri masirin wa mahallin fi alnna`imi al-azali
I also pray Him for the best destiny and abode in the Eternal Bliss,
وَٱلْعَيْشِ ٱلْمُقْتَبَلِ
wal`ayshi almuqtabali
the affluent living,
وَدَوَامِ ٱلاكُلِ
wa dawami al-ukuli
the perpetual fruit,
وَشُرْبِ ٱلرَّحِيقِ وَٱلسَّلْسَلِ
wa shurbi alrrahiqi walssalsali
the drinking from the pure drink,
وَعَلٍّ وَنَهَلٍ لا سَامَ مِنْهُ وَلاَ مَلَلَ
wa `allin wa nahalin la sa'ama minhu wa la malala
and the divine spring whose drink is refreshing and thirst-quenching that is never bored or fed up.
وَرَحْمَةُ ٱللَّهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ وَتَحِيَّاتُهُ عَلَيْكُمْ
wa rahmatu allahi wa barakatuhu wa tahiyyatuhu `alaykum
Allah’s mercy, blessings, and salutations be upon you incessantly
حَتَّىٰ ٱلْعَوْدِ إِلَىٰ حَضْرَتِكُمْ
hatta al`awdi ila hadratikum
until I return to your presence
وَٱلْفَوْزِ فِي كَرَّتِكُمْ
walfawzi fi karratikum
and win the honor of visiting you again
وَٱلْحَشْرِ فِي زُمْرَتِكُمْ
walhashri fi zumratikum
and the honor of being resurrected with your group.
وَرَحْمَةُ ٱللَّهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ عَلَيْكُمْ وَصَلَوَاتُهُ وَتَحِيَّاتُهُ
wa rahmatu allahi wa barakatuhu `alaykum wa salawatuhu wa tahiyyatuhu
Allah’s mercy, blessings, benedictions, and salutations be upon you,
وَهُوَ حَسْبُنَا وَنِعْمَ ٱلْوَكِيلُ
wa huwa hasbuna wa ni`ma alwakilu
for Allah alone is Sufficient for us! Most Excellent is He in Whom we trust!