Sahih Muslim | Book 35 | Chapter 17

Narrated by Farwa' b. Naufal Ashja'i
Farwa' b. Naufal Ashja'i reported: I asked: 'Aisha, in what words did Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) supplicate Allah? She said that he used to utter: "I seek refuge in Thee from the evil of what I did and from the evil of what I did not.

Narrated by Farwa' b. Naufal
Farwa' b. Naufal reported: I asked 'Aisha about the supplication that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) made. She said that he used to say: "O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from the evil of what I have done and from the evil of what I have not done.

Narrated by Muhammad b. ja'far
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Muhammad b. ja'far through another chain of transmitters.

Narrated by Farwa' b. Naufal
Farwa' b. Naufal reported on the authority of 'Aisha that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate (in these words): "O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from the evil of what I did and from the evil of what I did not.

Narrated by Ibn 'Abbas
Ibn 'Abbas reported that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to say: "O Allah, it is unto Thee that I surrender myself. I affirm my faith in Thee and repose my trust in Thee and turn to Thee in repentance and with Thy help fought my adversaries. O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee with Thine Power; there is no god but Thou, lest Thou leadest me astray. Thou art ever-living that dieth not, while the Jinn and mankind die.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported that when Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) set out on a journey in the morning, he used to say: " A listener listened to our praising Allah (for) His goodly trial of us. Our Lord! accompany us, guard us and bestow upon us Thy grace. I am seeker of refuge in Allah from the Fire.

Narrated by Abu Musa Ash'ari
Abu Musa Ash'ari reported on the authority of his father that Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate in these words: "O Allah, forgive me my faults, my ignorance, my immoderation in my concerns. And Thou art better aware (of my affairs) than myself. O Allah, grant me forgiveness (of the faults which I committed) seriously or otherwise (and which I committed inadvertently and deliberately. All these (failings) are in me. O Allah, grant me forgiveness from the fault which I did in haste or deferred, which I committed in privacy or in public and Thou art better aware of (them) than myself. Thou art the First and the Last and over all things Thou art Omnipotent.

Narrated by Shu'ba
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Shu'ba with the same chain of transmitters.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate (in these words):"O Allah, set right for me my religion which is the safeguard of my affairs. And set right for me the affairs of my world wherein is my living. And set right for me my Hereafter on which depends my after-life. And make the life for me (a source) of abundance for every good and make my death a source of comfort for me protecting me against every evil.

Narrated by Abdullah
Abdullah reported that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate (in these words): "O Allah. I beg of Thee the right guidance, safeguard against evils, chastity and freedom from want.

Narrated by Abu Ishaq
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Abu Ishaq with the same chain of transmitters but with a slight variation of wording.

Narrated by Zaid b. Alqam
Zaid b. Alqam reported: I am not going to say anything but only that which Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to say. He used to supplicate: "O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from incapacity, from sloth, from cowardice, from miserliness, decrepitude and from torment of the grave. O Allah, grant to my soul the sense of righteousness and purify it, for Thou art the Best Purifier thereof. Thou art the Protecting Friend thereof, and Guardian thereof. O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from the knowledge which does not benefit, from the heart that does not entertain the fear (of Allah), from the soul that does not feel contented and the supplication that is not responded.

Narrated by Abdullah b. Mas'ud
Abdullah b. Mas'ud reported that when it was evening Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate: "We entered upon evening and the whole Kingdom of Allah also entered upon evening and praise is due to Allah. There is no god but Allah, the One Who has no partner with Him." Hasan said that Zubaid reported to him that he memorised it from Ibrahim in these very words. "His is the Sovereignty and Praise is due to Him, and He is Potent over everything. O Allah, I beg of Thee the good of this night and I seek refuge in Thee from the evil of this night and the evil which follows it. O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from sloth, from the evil of vanity. O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from torment in the Hell-Fire and from torment in the grave.

Narrated by Abdullah
Abdullah reported that when it was evening Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate: "We have entered upon evening and so, too, the whole Kingdom of Allah has entered upon evening. Praise is due to Allah. There is no god but Allah, the One having no partner with Him." He (the narrator) said: I think that he also uttered (in this supplication these words): "His is the Sovereignty and to Him is praise due and He is Potent over everything. My Lord, I beg of Thee good that lies in this night and good that follows it and I seek refuge in Thee from the evil that lies in this night and from the evil of that which follows it. My Lord, I seek refuge in Thee from sloth, from the evil of

vanity. My Lord, I seek refuge in Thee from torment of the Hell-Fire and from torment of the grave." And when it was morning he said like this: "We entered upon morning and the whole Kingdom of Allah enter ed upon morning.

Narrated by Abdullah
Abdullah reported that when it was evening Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate: "We have entered upon evening and so has the Kingdom of Allah entered upon evening; praise is due to Allah, there is no god but Allah the One, and there is no partner with Him. O Allah, I beg of Thee the blessing of this night and the blessing of that which lies in it. I seek refuge in Thee from the evil of it and what lies in it. O Allah, I seek refuge in Thee from sloth, from decrepitude, from the evil of vanity, from trial of the world, and from torment of the grave." Zubaid, through another chain of transmitters, has narrated on the authority of Abdullah directly this addition: "There is no god but Allah, the One, there is no partner with Him, His is the Sovereignty and to Him is praise due and He is Potent over everything.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
This hadith has been transmitted on the authority of Abu Huraira that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) used to supplicate thus: "There is no god but Allah, the One Who conferred upon His armies the honour of victory and helped His servant rout the clans; there is nothing after that.

Narrated by 'Ali
'Ali reported that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) said to him: Say, "O Allah, direct me to the right path and make me adhere to the straight path," and when you make a mention of right guidance, keep in mind the right path and when you consider of the straight (path), keep in mind the straightness of the arrow.

Narrated by 'Asim b. Kulaib
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of 'Asim b. Kulaib with the same chain of transmitters that Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) said to me: Say: "O Allah, I beg of Thee righteousness and adhering to the straight path.