Dua Before sleeping

Dua Before sleeping In Arabic -1

بِاسْمِكَ رَبِّي وَضَعْتُ جَنْبِي، وَبِكَ أَرْفَعُهُ، فَإِنْ أَمْسَكْتَ نَفْسِي فَارْحَمْهَا، وَإِنْ أَرْسَلْتَهَا فَاحْفَظْهَا، بِمَا تَحْفَظُ بِهِ عِبَادَكَ الصَّالِحِينَ


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. Dua Before sleeping In Transcription English -1

Bismika rabbee wadaAAtu janbee wabika arfaAAuh, fa-in amsakta nafsee farhamha, wa-in arsaltaha fahfathha bima tahfathu bihi AAibadakas-saliheen

Dua Before sleeping In English -1

In Your name my Lord, I lie down and in Your name I rise, so if You should take my soul then have mercy upon it, and if You should return my soul then protect it in the manner You do so with Your righteous servants.
Al-Bukari 11:126

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اللَّهمَّ إِنَّكَ خَلَقْتَ نَفْسِي وَأَنْتَ تَوَفَّاهَا لَكَ مَمَاتُهَا وَمَحْيَاهَا، إِنْ أَحْيَيْتَهَا فَاحْفَظْهَا، وَإِنْ أَمَتَّهَا فَاغْفِرْ لَهَا. اللَّهمَّ إِنِّي أَسْأَلُكَ العَافِيَةَ.

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Allahumma innaka khalaqta nafsee wa-anta tawaffaha, laka mamatuha wamahyaha in ahyaytaha fahfathha, wa-in amattaha faghfir laha. Allahumma innee as-alukal-AAafiyah.

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O Allah, verily You have created my soul and You shall take its life, to You belongs its life and death. If You should keep my soul alive then protect it, and if You should take its life then forgive it. O Allah, I ask You to grant me good health.’ Al-Muslim 4:2083

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اللَّهُمَّ قِنِي عَذَابَكَ يَوْمَ تَبْعَثُ عِبَادَكَ.

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Allahumma qinee AAathabaka yawma tabAAathu AAibadak.

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O Allah, protect me from Your punishment on the day Your servants are resurrected.
Abu Dawud 4:311

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اللَّهُمَّ بِاسْـمِكَ أَمُوتُ وَأَحْيَا

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Bismikal-lahumma amootu wa-ahya.

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In Your name O Allah, I live and die.
Al-Bukhari 11:113, Muslim 4:2083

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اَلْحَمْدُ للهِ الَّذِي أَطْعَمَنَا وَسَقَانَا، وَكَفَانَا، وَآوَانَا، فَكَمْ مِمَّنْ لا كَافِيَ لَه ُُ وَلا مُؤْوِي.

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Alhamdu lillahil-lathee atAAamana wasaqana, wakafana, wa-awana, fakam mimman la kafiya lahu wala mu/wee.

Dua Before sleeping In English -5

All praise is for Allah, Who fed us and gave us drink, and Who is sufficient for us and has sheltered us, for how many have none to suffice them or shelter them.
Muslim 4: 2083

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اللَّهمَّ عَالِمَ الغَيْبِ وَالشَّهَادَةِ فَاطِرَ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالأَرْضِ رَبَّ كُلِّ شَيء ٍ وَمَلِيْكَهُ، أَشْهَدُ أَنْ لا إِلَهََ إِلاَّ أَنْتَ، أَعُوْذُ بِكَ مِنْ شَرِّ نَفْسِي، وَمِنْ شَرِّ الشَّيْطَانِ وَشِرْكِهِ، وَأَنْ أَقْتَرِفَ عَلَى نَفْسِي سُوْءاً أَوْ أَجُرَّهُ~ُ إِلَى مُسْلِم.

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Allahumma AAalimal-ghaybi washshahadah, fatiras-samawati wal-ard, rabba kulli shayin wamaleekah, ashhadu an la ilaha illa ant, aAAoothu bika min sharri nafsee wamin sharrish-shaytani washirkih, wa-an aqtarifa AAala nafsee soo-an aw ajurrahu ila muslim.

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O Allah, Knower of the seen and the unseen, Creator of the heavens and the earth, Lord and Sovereign of all things I bear witness that none has the right to be worshipped except You. I take refuge in You from the evil of my soul and from the evil and shirk of the devil, and from committing wrong against my soul or bringing such upon another Muslim.’ shirk: to associate others with Allah in those things which are specific to Him. This can occur in (1) belief, e.g. to believe that other than Allah has the power to benefit or harm, (2) speech, e.g. to swear by other than Allah and (3) action, e.g. to bow or prostrate to other than Allah.
Abu Dawud 4:317

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اللَّهُمَّ أَسْلَمْتُ نَفْسِي إِلَيْكَ، وَفَوَّضْتُ أَمْرِي إِلَيْكَ، وَوَجَّهْتُ وَجْهِي إِلَيْكَ، وَأَلْجَأْتُ ظَهْرِي إِلَيْكَ، رَغْبَةً وَرَهْبَةً إِلَيْكَ، لَا مَلْجَأَ وَلّا مَنْجَا مِنْكَ إِلَّا إِلَيْكَ، آمَنْتُ بِكِتَابِكَ وَبِنَبِيِّكَ الَّذِي أَرْسَلْتَ.

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Allahumma aslamtu nafsee ilayk, wafawwadtu amree ilayk, wawajjahtu wajhee ilayk, wa-alja/tu thahree ilayk, raghbatan warahbatan ilayk, la maljaa wala manja minka illa ilayk, amantu bikitabikal-lathee anzalt, wabinabiyyikal-lathee arsalt.

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O Allah, I submit my soul unto You, and I entrust my affair unto You, and I turn my face towards You, and I totally rely on You, in hope and fear of You. Verily there is no refuge nor safe haven from You except with You. I believe in Your Book which You have revealed and in Your Prophet whom You have sent.
Al-Bukhari 11:113, Muslim 4:2081

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اللهُ لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا هُوَ الْحَيُّ الْقَيُّومُ لَا تَأْخُذُهُ سِنَةٌ وَلَا نَوْمٌ لَهُ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ مَنْ ذَا الَّذِي يَشْفَعُ عِنْدَهُ إِلَّا بِإِذْنِهِ يَعْلَمُ مَا بَيْنَ أَيْدِيهِمْ وَمَا خَلْفَهُمْ وَلَا يُحِيطُونَ بِشَيْءٍ مِنْ عِلْمِهِ إِلَّا بِمَا شَاءَ وَسِعَ كُرْسِيُّهُ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضَ وَلَا يَئُودُهُ حِفْظُهُمَا وَهُوَ الْعَلِيُّ الْعَظِيمُ

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Allaahu laa ‘ilaaha ‘illaa Huwal-Hayyul-Qayyoom, laa ta’khuthuhu sinatun wa laa nawm, lahu maa fis-samaawaati wa maafil-‘ardh, man thal-lathee yashfa’u ‘indahu ‘illaa bi’ithnih, ya’lamu maa bayna ‘aydeehim wa maa khalfahum, wa laa yuheetoona bishay’im-min ‘ilmihi ‘illaa bimaa shaa’a, wasi’a kursiyyuhus-samaawaati wal’ardh, wa laa ya’ooduhu hifdhuhumaa, wa Huwal-‘Aliyyul- ‘Adheem

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Allah!There is none worthy of worship but He, the Ever Living, the One Who sustains and protects all that exists. Neither slumber nor sleep overtakes Him. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who is he that can intercede with Him except with His Permission? He knows what happens to them in this world, and what will happen to them in the Hereafter. And they will never compass anything of His Knowledge except that which He wills. His Throne extends over the heavens and the earth, and He feels no fatigue in guarding and preserving them. And He is the Most High, the Most Great.
Surah Al-Baqarah – 2:255

Explain this topic :

Things to do and do before sleeping to earn great rewards :

Did you have a difficult and busy day today? Did he manage to perform only the obligatory prayer? Have you not had time to touch the Qur’an, recite supplications or perform optional prayers? Conquered the world? Now what? Very tired and go to sleep as soon as possible without remembering Allah? Please do not do that!

This message contains some good things that you can do daily at night just before sleeping to remember SWT Allah and earn great rewards from him insha’Allah. Doing these good deeds, short but powerful, will not take much time and once this becomes a habit, you will love to do it insha’Allah. Remember, these are the Sunnah of our beloved Prophet ()! 🙂
Preparations before going to bed

Recite بسم الله Bismillah before closing the doors of the house, before covering the utensils, extinguish or extinguish the fire, the light, etc. on the top of the utensil. [Muslim]
Before entering the bed, dust the bed three times with the corner of your clothes. [Bukhari, Muslim, Abu Dawood, Tirmidhi, Ibn Majah]
Do the Miswaak before going to bed, even if you have already done it for Isha’s prayer. [Kitabut Tahaarah and Sunnats]
To sleep in a state of Wudhu [Tabarani, Hakim, Abu Dawood]

To sleep right, face the Qibla, right hand under the head like a pillow and knees slightly bent. [Bukhari]

Recitation of the Holy Quran

Recite the last two Ayats of Surat Al-Baqara (Chapter 2 – The Cow)

Abu Mas’ud Al-Badri (May Allah be pleased with him) said: I heard the Prophet (ﷺ) say, “One who recites the two Ayat at the end of Surat Al-Baqarah by night, he suffice. [Al-Bukhari and Muslim]

An-Nu’man bin Bashir related that the Prophet () said: “Allah wrote in a book two thousand years before creating the heavens and the earth, and he sent two Ayat to put an end to Surat Al -Baqara. with. If they are recited three nights in a house, no Shaitan will approach it. “[Tirmidhi]

Narrated Surah Al-Mulk (Chapter 67 – Sovereignty) – to protect himself from the punishment of the grave.

The Prophet () said, “Surah al Mulk is the protector of the torture of the grave” [Sahihul Jamiea 1/680, Hakim 2/498 & Nasai]

The Prophet () said, “There is a surah in the Qur’an that has only thirty verses. He defended anyone who recited it, until it became a paradise, “that is, Surat al Mulk [Fath al Qadir 5/257, Sahihul Jamiea 1/680, Tabrani in Al-Awsat and Ibn. Mardawaith]

Jabir (radiAllahu anhu) stated that the custom of the holy prophet (ﷺ) was not to fall asleep before reading Tabarakalladhi Biyadihil Mulk and Alif Laam Meem Tanzeel. [Ahmad, Tirmidhi and Darami]

Anas (radiAllahu anhu) reported that Rasulullah () said, “There is a Surah who will plead for his recitation until she brings him into Paradise” (Tabarakalladhi Biyadihil Mulk). [Tabrani]

Recite Surat Al-Kāfirūn (Chapter 109 – The disbelievers)

It was reported that Nawfal al-Ashja’i (may Allah be pleased with him) said: The Messenger of Allah () told me, “Recite Qul yaa ayyuha’l-kaafiroon, then go to bed at the end because it is a disavowal of shirk. “[Abu Dawood and al-Tirmidhi]

Recite the last three Soorahs (Quls) of the Quran

It was reported by Aa’ishah (may Allah be pleased with her) that when the Prophet (ﷺ) went to bed every night, he would hold hands and breathe in, then recite Qul Huwa Allahu Ahad, Qul ‘oodhu bi rabb il-falaq and Qul a’oodhu bi rabb il-naas. Then he wiped them with his whole body, starting with the head, the face and the front of his body, and he did it three times. [Bukhari]

Additional recitations recommended:
Recite Surat Al-‘Isrā ‘(Chapter 17 – The Night Journey)
Recite Surah Az-Zumar (Chapter 39 – Troops)

It was reported that Aa’ishah (may Allah be pleased with her) said, “The Prophet () will not fall asleep before reciting Bani Israa’eel (Soorat al-Isra ‘) et al. -Zumar. ” [Al-Tirmidhi]


Duas Before Sleeping:

1- If one of you gets up from his bed and goes back to it, he has to cover it three times with the edge of his garment, because he does not know what happened in his absence and, when he goes to bed, he must beg: Bismika Rabbee wadha’tu janbee, wa bika ‘arfa’uhu, fa’in’ amsakta nafsee farhamhaa, wa ‘in’ arsaltahaa fahfadhhaa, bimaa tahfadhu bihi ‘ibaadakas-saaliheen. In your name, my Lord, I lie down and in your name, I get up. If you take my soul, have mercy on her, and if you restore my soul, protect her from the way you do so with your righteous servants. [Bukhari and Muslim]

2-The Prophet (ﷺ) would put his right hand under his cheek when sleeping and plead with him 3 times: Allaahumma qinee ‘athaabaka yawma tab’athu’ ibaadaka. O Allah, protect me from your punishment the day your servants are resurrected. [Abu Dawud] Bismikallahumma amootu wa-ahya In your name, O Allah, I live and die [Muslim]

3- At the time of difficulty when sleeping, Zaid bin Thaabit (RA) complained to Rasulallah (ﷺ) of not being able to go at sleep and times advised him to recite the following dua: Allahummah ghaarithinnujumu wa hadaathil uyoonu wa antha hayyun qayyumulla tha ‘khudhu ka sinathuwalaa nawmun yaa hayyun yaa qayyoomu a’hde’ laylee wa anim ‘aynee. Oh Allah the stars have sunk in and the eyes have become tranquil and quite and You are alive and ever lasting neither does sleep overcome You. Oh the living and ever lasting one make my night my tranquil and give my eyes sleep. [Ibn Sunni, Hisnul Hasin]

4- If you are afraid of falling asleep or if you feel alone or depressed, recite: I seek refuge in the perfect words of Allah against his anger and his punishment, against the evil of his slaves and against the taunts of demons and their presence. [Abu Dawud and Tirmithi]

5- Laa ‘ilaaha’ illallaahul-Waahidul-Qahhaaru, Rabbus-samaawaati wal’ardhi wa maa baynahumal-‘Azeezul-Ghaffaaru. There is no worthy of worship but Allah, the One, the Victorious, Lord of the heavens and the earth, all-Mighty, the All-Forgiving. [An-Nasa’i, ‘Amalul-Yawm wal-Laylah, and Ibn As-Sunni]

6- If after sleeping, we have a pleasant dream, then when we open our eyes, we say Alhamdulillah (Praise be to Allah). Then, the pleasant dream should be revealed only to the trustworthy scholars, so that the dream can be interpreted correctly.

7-If one experiences an unpleasant dream, one must spit (a spitting form consisting mainly of air with little spit) three times on the left side, then recite three times:
Audhobillaahi Minashaythaanirajeem
(I seek refuge from Allah against the evil of Shaythan)
Also change position on the other side and sleep [Muslim]. The dream must not be revealed to anyone, it will not cause any harm to the person [Bukhari, Muslim]
Ask forgiveness from Allah (Isthaghfaar). Recite three times:
Asthaghfirullah halladhee laa ilaaha ilallahuwal hayyul qayyumu wa athubu ilay.

8-I seek the forgiveness of Allah beside which no one is worthy of worship, the living, the support of life and to him I repent. [Tirmidhi]

9-Before going to bed, perform the Wudhu as you would for prayer, then lie down on the right side and recite:

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