At the Time of Thunderclap

اللهم لا تقتلنا بغضبك ولا تهلكنا بعذابك وعافنا قبل ذلك

O Allah, do not destroy us with Your wrath or punishment. Do forgive us before this happens.


When Leaving Home

بسم الله توكلت على الله و لا حول ولا قوة إلا بالله

(I leave) with Allah's name. I rely on Allah. There is no power to do good or abstain from evil except with Allah's help.


When Wearing a New Garment

اللهم إني أسئلك من خيره وخير ما هو له وأعوذ بك من شره وشر ما هو له

O Allah, I ask You the good of this garment and the good for which it is made, and I beg You to save me from the evils of this garment and the evil purpose which it might be made  

When Beginning any Work

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.

When there is Excessive Rain

اللهم حوالينا ولا علينا. أللهم على الاكام والاجام والظراب والأودية ومنابت الشجر

O Allah, send rain in the outskirts, not upon us. O Allah, make it rain upon the hills, in the woods, on mountains, in the valleys and forests.


When Sustaining a Loss

الحمد لله على كل حال

Praise be to Allah under all conditions

When Wearing Clothes

الحمد لله الذي كساني ما أواري به عورتي واتجمل به في حياتي

Praise be to Allah who clothed me with what I cover my shame and adorn myself during my life

Before Going to Sleep

اللهم باسمك أموت وأحيى

Allah, with Your name do I live and die.

When Becoming Angry

أعوذ بالله من الشيطان الرجيم

I beg Allah's protection from the accursed devil

When a Fire Breaks out

الله أكبر الله أكبر الله أكبر

God is the Greatest, God is the Greatest, God is the Greatest.

Morning and Evening Du'a

اللهم بك أصبحنا و بك أمسينا و بك نحيى و بك نموت و إلبك النشور

O Allah, with Your help do I start this day and with Your help do I start this evening and with Your help do I die and to You is our raising

On Awakening

الحمد لله الذي أحيانا بعد ما   أماتنا و إليه النشور

Praise be to Allah who gave us life after giving us death and to Him is our raising up (on the Last Day)

When in Financial Difficulty

اللهم اكفني بحلالك عن حرامك واغنني بفضلك عمن سواك

O Allah, provide me lawful livelihood, adequate to my needs instead of all ill-gotten one, and grant me freedom from needing anything from anyone besides yourself.

When an Evil Thought Comes to Mind

أعوذ بالله من الشيطان الرجيم امنت بالله و رسله

I beg Allah's protection from the accursed devil. I believe in Allah and His messenger.

On Hearing Good News

الحمد لله ما شاء الله

All praise be to Allah. Just as Allah willed

Before Entering Toilet with Left Foot

اللهم إني عوذ بك من الخبث و الخبائث

O Allah, I seek Your protection from the evil satans, the male and the female.

When entering the Market Place

لا اله الا الله وحده لا شريك له. له الملك وله الحمد يحيي ويميت وهو حي لا يموت بيده الخير وهو على كل شيء قدير

There is none worthy if worship besides Allah. He is One. He has no partners. His is the kingdom and for Him is all praise. He gives life and death. He is Ever-living and never dies. In His power is all good. And he has power over all things. 

When Seeing Someone in Distress (say softly)

الحمد لله الذي عافاني مما ابتلاك به وفضلني على كثير ممن خلق تفضيلا

All praise is due to Allah who granted me safety from what He has afflicted you with and He has conferred on me special favors above a great part of His creation

When Greeting a Muslim

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته

Peace be on you and Allah's mercy and His blessings

After Leaving the Toilet with Right Foot

غفرانك. الحمد لله الذي أذهب عني الأذى و عافاني

I seek Your pardon. Praise be to Allah who removed from me the discomfort and gave me relief.

For Increase in Knowledge

رب زدني علما

My Lord, increase me in knowledge

At the Time of Sunset

اللهم هذا إقبال ليلك وإدبار نهارك و أصوات دعاتك فاغر لي

O Allah this is the approaching of Your night and the disappearing of  Your day and the sounds of those who pray to You. So do forgive me

Reply to the Greeting

و عليكم السلام و رحمة الله و بركاته

And peace be upon you and Allah's mercy and His blessings

Before Having a Meal

بسم االه و على بركة الله

In the name of Allah and upon the blessings of Allah.

At the Time of Death

لا اله الا الله, محمد رسول الله. اللهم أعني على غمرات الموت وكرات الموت

There is none worthy of worship besides Allah. Muhammad (S) is His messenger. O Allah, help me to overcome the agonies and difficulties of death.

When Leaving a Meeting Place

سبحان الله وبحمده سبحانك اللهم وبحمدك وأشهد أن لا إله إلا أنت استغفرك  وأتوب إليك

Glory be to Allah with His praises. Glory be to You. O Allah, with Your praises, I bear witness that there is none worthy of worship besides You. I beg Your forgiveness and I repent to You.

Expressing Love to a Muslim

إني أحبك بالله

I love you for the pleasure of Allah

After Having Had a Meal

الحمد لله الذي أطعمنا وسقانا وجعلنا من المسلمين

Praise be to Allah who gave us food and drink and made from among the Muslims

When a Dog Barks

أعوذ بالله من الشيطان الرجيم

I beg Allah's protection from the accursed devil

When Beginning a Journey

اللهم هون علينا سفرنا هذا واطو عنا بعده اللهم أنت الصاحب في السفر والخليفة في الأهل. اللهم إني أعوذ بك من وعثاء السفر وكأبة المنظر وسوء المنقلب في المال والأهل والولد

O Allah, make easy for us this journey and shorten for us its destination. O Allah, You are my companion on this journey and the protector of my family. O Allah, I seek Your protection against the hardship of this journey, against a bad spectacle and against making a bad return to my belongings, wife and children

Responding to the Love

أحبك الذي أحببتني له

May He love you for the sake you love me

When Eating Elsewhere

اللهم بارك لهم فيما رزقتهم واغفر لهم وارحمهم

O Allah, Bless them in what You have provided them with and forgive them and have mercy upon the.

When Bidding Someone Farewell

أستودع الله دينك وأمانتك وخواتيم عملك

I entrust to Allah your Deen and your belongings and the final outcome of Your deeds.

When Seeing a Muslim Cheerful

أضحك الله سنك

May Allah always keep you cheerful

After Drinking Milk

اللهم بارك لنا فيه وزدنا منه

O Allah, grant us blessing and abundance in the Milk.

When Looking into the Mirror

اللهم أنت حسنت خلقي فحسن خلقي

O Allah, You have beautified my body, so do beautify my character.

When Boarding a Car

الحمد لله. سبحان الذي سخر لنا هذا وما كنا له مقرنين وإنا إلا ربنا لمنقلبون

Praise be to Allah. Glory be to Allah who has put this (vehicle) under our control though we were unable to control it. Surely, to our Sustainer are we to return.

When Thanking Someone

جزاك الله خيرا

May Allah reward you well

When Breaking Fast

اللهم لك صمت وبك امنت وعلى رزقك أفطرت

O Allah, I have fasted for You and in You I believed and with Your provision do I break my fast

When Looking at the Moon

أعوذ بالله من شر هذا الغاسق

I seek Allah's protection from the evil of this darkening moon

When Returning from a Journey

آئبون تائبون عابدون لربنا حامدون

We are returning, we are repenting, we pray (to Allah), we praise our sustainer

When Visiting a the Sick

لا بأس طهور إن شاء الله لا بأس طهور إن شاء اللهلا بأس طهور إن شاء الله اللهم اشفه اللهم عافه

Do not despair. It is cleansing from sins if Allah wills (three times). O Allah, grant him cure and peace.

When Sneezing

الحمد لله

All praise be to Allah

When in Difficulty

حسبنا الله ونعم الوكيل وعلى الله توكلنا

Allah suffices us and He is the Best Helper. And upon Allah do we rely

At the Time of Distress

حسبي الله ونعم الوكيل

Allah suffices me and He is the Best Helper

When Having Fever

بسم الله الكبير أعوذ بالله العظيم من شر كل عرق نعار ومن شر حر النار

With the name of Allah, the Great, I seek protection in Allah, the Magnificent, from every spurting vein and from the evil of the heart of the Fire

The Listener's Reply

يرحمك الله

May Allah have mercy on you

After Drinking Water

الحمد لله الذي سقانا عذبا فراتا برحمته ولم يجعله ملحا أجاجا بذنوبنا

Praise be to Allah who gave us sweet water to drink by His mercy and did not make it bitter due to our wrong doings

At the Time of Drought

اللهم اسقنا. اللهم أغثنا

O Allah, quench us. O Allah, send us rain

When Intending to do Something

إن شاء الله

If Allah wishe

The Sneezer's Response

يهديكم الله

May Allah guide you

When a Desire is fulfilled

الحمد لله الذي بنعمته تتم الصالحات

Praise be to Allah through whose mercy (and favors) all good things are accomplished

When it Rains

اللهم صيبا نافعا

O Allah, do send us. O Allah, send us rain

When Entering Home

أللهم إني أسئلك خير المولج وخير المخرج بسم الله ولجنا وبسم الله خرجنا وعلى الله ربنا توكلنا

O Allah, I beg of You the blessing of entering this home and leaving it. With Allah's name we enter and with His name we leave. And on Allah, our sustainer, do we rely

When a Loss Occurs

إنا لله و إنا إليه راجعون

Surely we belong to Allah, and to Him we return