Islamic Dua | Your Duas Database

MATW PROJECT

Donate to Palestine

Dua for waking up

A Powerful Dua to Start Your Day

Dua, or supplication, is an integral part of Islamic tradition and is considered to be the most potent weapon of a believer. It is a means of connecting with Allah, seeking His guidance, and asking for His blessings and protection. The act of making dua is an expression of humility and a recognition of our dependence on Allah. It allows us to seek help and forgiveness, express gratitude, and ask for our needs, both worldly and spiritual, to be fulfilled. The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said; “Dua is worship” (Tirmidhi).

The morning is a time of new beginnings, and it is crucial for a believer to start the day with the remembrance of Allah and seeking His blessings and guidance. Making dua in the morning sets the tone for the rest of the day and can have a profound impact on one’s spiritual and physical well-being.

Dua for Waking Up

This dua is a powerful supplication seeking Allah’s protection and blessings for the day ahead. It is a means of seeking His guidance and expressing gratitude for another day of life. The words of the dua are as follows:

Arabic:
اَلْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي عَافَانِي فِي جَسَدِي، وَرَدَّ عَلَيَّ رُوحِي، وَأَذِنَ لِي بِذِكْرِهِ
Transliteration:
Alhamdu lillahil-lathee AAafanee fee jasadee waradda AAalayya roohee wa-athina lee bithikrih
Translation:
“All praise is for Allah who restored to me my health and returned my soul and has allowed me to remember Him.”

The act of making dua upon waking up is a powerful and essential practice for a believer. It is a means of seeking Allah’s protection, guidance, and blessings for the day ahead. It is a reminder of our dependence on Allah and serves as a source of strength and comfort as we face the challenges of the day.

Furthermore, it is important to note that giving charity with a sincere intention can help grant us our dua. The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said; “Charity does not in any way decrease the wealth and the servant who forgives, Allah adds to his respect; and the one who shows humility, Allah elevates him in the estimation (of the people)” (Muslim). Giving charity with a sincere heart and the intention of seeking Allah’s pleasure can serve as a means of having our supplications answered. It is a way of purifying our wealth and seeking Allah’s help and blessings in all aspects of our lives.
By reciting this heartfelt dua and following the practice of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), we can start our day with the remembrance of Allah and seek His blessings and guidance for the day ahead.

Additionally, giving charity with a sincere heart can also serve as a means of having our supplications answered and seeking Allah’s pleasure. May Allah allow us to implement these practices in our lives and grant us success in this world and the Hereafter. Ameen.