List of Prostration Places in the Qur’an

There are 14 (+1) places in the Qur’an where it is good practice to prostrate. I have been wanting to put together a concise list of these for quite a while. Finally got a chance, so here it is,

# Name of Surah Surah # Verse #
1 Al-A’raaf (The Heights) 7 206
2 Ar-Ra’d (The Thunder) 13 15
3 An-Nahl (The Bee) 16 50
4 Al-Israa (The Night Journey) 17 109
5 Maryam (Mary) 19 58
6 Al-Hajj (The Pilgrimage) 22 18
7* Al-Hajj (The Pilgrimage) 22 77
8 Al-Furqaan (The Criterion) 25 60
9 An-Naml (The Ant) 27 26
10 As-Sajda (The Prostration) 32 15
11 Saad (The letter Saad) 38 24
12 Fussilat (Explained in detail) 41 38
13 An-Najm (The Star) 53 62
14 Al-Inshiqaaq (The Splitting Open) 84 21
15 Al-Alaq (The Clot) 96 19

Note: * In all, fourteen (14) places of prostration are agreed upon by all Muslim religious scholars and Ulamā, while Imām Shāfi’ī suggests prostration at this place (22:77).

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Ref: “The Noble Qur’an”. Translated by Dr. Muhammad Taqī-ud-Dīn Al-Hilālī and Dr. Muhammad Mushin Khān. Darussalam. Aug, 2002. Pg 731.

Night of Al-Qadr (Supplication)

Night of Al-Qadr

Ref: “English Translation of Jāmi‘ At-Tirmidhī”. Compiled by Mohammad Ibn ‘Eisā At-Tirmidhi et al. Darussalam. Nov, 2007. Volume 6, Hadith #3513 (Sahih), pg 228

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Forgiveness (Supplication)

Afdal Al-Istighfār (the best way of asking for forgiveness from Allāh)

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  1. “The Translation of the Meanings of Sahih Al-Bukhari”. Translated by Dr. Muhammad Muhsin Khan. Darussalam. July, 2007. Volume 8, Hadith #6306 (Sahih), pg 179 [10006]

Introducing Supplication Sheets

Have you ever wanted to know which supplication to recite before breaking your fast? Or perhaps a supplication for waking up from sleep? How about a supplication specially for guidance?
Have you ever wanted to listen to a supplication to hear the correct pronunciation? Or load it onto your iPod to help you learn it in no time?
Have you ever wanted to read a supplication in large clear Arabic text (rather than tiny fonts)?
Have you ever wanted to make sure supplications were accurate and authentic?

I Have 🙂 … and today am very excited to introduce Supplication Sheets; which will inshAllah meet all the above expectations and much more.

So what are Supplication Sheets I hear you ask they are concise, clear documents on a specific supplication. Not only is the Arabic text provided, but also the English translation, transliteration and audio.

Supplication Sheets will incrementally be released on a variety of topics from Forgiveness to Fasting to Hajj & much more. InshAllah over time we will build a comprehensiveness Supplication library that everyone can use.

But what makes Supplication Sheets different to other projects? Well, a number of features
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