Prayers from the Quran

In the name of Allah most Gracious most Merciful.

“And If My Servants Ask You About Me – Behold – I Am Near; I Respond To
The Call Of Them Who Call, Whenever They Call Upon Me.” (2:186)

Duaa (Invocation)

An Act of Supplication

Rabbana innaka man tudkhili alnnara faqad akhzaytahu wama lilththalimeena min ansarin
“Our Lord! Behold we have heard a voice calling us unto faith: ‘Believe in your Lord’ and we have believed.” (3:192)

Rabbana innana samiAAna munadiyan yunadee lil-eemani an aminoo birabbikum faamanna rabbana faighfir lana thunoobana wakaffir AAanna sayyi-atina watawaffana maAAa al-abrari
“Our Lord! Forgive us our sins and efface our bad deeds and take our souls in the company of the righteous.” (3-193)


Rabbana waatina ma waAAadtana AAala rusulika wala tukhzina yawma alqiyamati innaka la tukhlifu almeeAAada
“And, O our Sustainer, grant us that which Thou hast promised us through Thy apostles, and disgrace us not on Resurrection Day! Verily, Thou never failest to fulfil Thy promise!” (3-194)

Rabbana wasiAAta kulla shay-in rahmatan wa AAilman faighfir lillatheena taboo waittabaAAoo sabeelaka waqihim AAathaba aljaheemi
“Our Lord! You embrace all things within Your Grace and Knowledge, forgive those who repent and follow Your path, and ward off from them the punishment of Hell.” (40:7)

Rabbana waadkhilhum jannati AAadnin allatee waAAadtahum waman salaha min aba-ihim waazwajihim wathurriyyatihim innaka anta alAAazeezu alhakeemu
“Our Lord! Make them enter the Garden of Eden, which You have promised to them, and to the righteous from among their fathers, their wives and their offspring, for verity You are alone the Almighty and the truly Wise.” (40:8)

Rabbana atina min ladunka rahmatan wahayyi lana min amrina rashadan
“Our Lord! Bestow on us mercy from Your presence and dispose off our affairs for us in the right way.” (18: 10)

Rabbana atina fee alddunya hasanatan wafee al-akhirati hasanatan waqina AAathaba alnnari
“Our Lord! Grant us good in this world and good in the life to come and keep us safe from the torment of the Fire.” (2:201)

Rabbana la tuzigh quloobana baAAda ith hadaytana wahab lana min ladunka rahmatan innaka anta alwahhabu
“Our Lord! Let not our hearts deviate from the truth after You have guided us, and bestow upon us mercy from Your grace. Verily You are the Giver of bounties without measure.” (3:8)

Rabbana hab lana min azwajina wathurriyyatina qurrata aAAyunin waijAAalna lilmuttaqeena imaman
“Our Lord! Grant that our spouses and our offspring be a comfort to our eyes, and give us the grace to lead those who are conscious of You.” (25:74)

Rabbana ighfir lana thunoobana wa-israfana fee amrina wathabbit aqdamana waonsurna AAala alqawmi alkafireena
“Our Lord! Forgive us our sins and the lack of moderation in our doings, and make firm our steps and succor us against those who deny the truth.” (3:147)

Rabbana ighfir lana wali-ikhwanina allatheena sabaqoona bial-eemani wala tajAAal fee quloobina ghillan lillatheena amanoo rabbana innaka raoofun raheemun
“Our Lord! Forgive us our sins as well as those of our brethren who preceded us in faith and let not our heart entertain any unworthy thoughts or feelings against [any of] those who have believed. Our Lord! You are indeed full of kindness and most merciful.” (59:10)

Rabbana AAalayka tawakkalna wa-ilayka anabna wa-ilayka almaseeru
“Our Lord! In You we have placed our trust, and to You do we turn in repentance, for unto You is the end of all journeys.” (60:4)

Rabbana zalamna anfusana wa-in lam taghfir lana watarhamna lanakoonanna mina alkhasireena
“Our Lord! We have sinned against ourselves, and unless You grant us forgiveness and bestow Your mercy upon us, we shall most certainly be lost!” (7:23)

Rabbana innaka taAAlamu ma nukhfee wama nuAAlinu wama yakhfa AAala Allahi min shay-in fee al-ardi wala fee alssamai
“Our Lord! You truly know all that we may hide [in our hearts] as well as all that we bring into the open, for nothing whatever, be it on earth or in heaven, remains hidden from Allah.” (14:38)

Rabbana la tu-akhithna in naseena aw akhtana Rabbana wala tahmil AAalayna isran kama hamaltahu AAala allatheena min qablina Rabbana wala tuhammilna ma la taqata lana bihi waoAAfu AAanna waighfir lana wairhamna anta mawlana faonsurna AAala alqawmi alkafireena
“Our Lord! Take us not to task if we forget or fall into error. Our Lord! Lay not upon us such a burden as you did lay upon those before us. Our Lord! Impose not on us that which we have not the strength to bear, grant us forgiveness and have mercy on us. You are our Protector. Help us against those who deny the truth.” (2:286)

Rabbuna wasiAAa rabbuna kulla shay-in AAilman AAala Allahi tawakkalna rabbana iftah baynana wabayna qawmina bialhaqqi waanta khayru alfatiheena
“Our Lord! Lay open the truth between us and our people, for You are the best of all to lay open the truth.” (7:89)

Rabbi ijAAalnee muqeema alssalati wamin zurriyyatee rabbana wtaqabbal duAAa
“Our Lord! Make me one who offers prayers perfectly and (also) from my offspring; Our Lord! And accept my invocations.” (14:40)

Rabbana ighfir lee waliwalidayya walilmu/mineena yawma yaqoomu alhisabu
“Our Lord! Forgive me and my parents, and (all) and believers on the Day when the Reckoning will be established.” (14:41)