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119. Etiquette of retiring for the night



When night falls (i.e. Al-Maghrib) restrain your children (from going out) because at such time the devils spread about.  After a period of time has passed let them be.  Shut your doors and mention Allahs name for verily the devil does not open a shut door tie up your water-skins and mention Allahs name cover your vessels with anything and mention Allahs name and put out your lamps.


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120. The Talbiyah




 Here I am O Allah (in response to Your call) here I am. Here I am You have no partner here I am.  Verily all praise grace and sovereignty belong to You. You have no partner.

(234) Labbayka Al-Lahumma Labbayka Labbayka Lā Sharīka Laka Labbayka 'Inna Al-Ĥĥmda Wa An-Ni`mata Laka Wa Al-Mulku Lā Sharīka Laka.

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121. What to say when startled




 None has the right to be worshipped except Allah.

(235) Lā 'Ilāha 'Illā Al-Lhu.

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122. What is said to a Kafir when he sneezes




 May Allah guide you and rectify your condition.

(236) Yahdīkum Allāhu Wa Yuşliĥu Banlakum.

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123. Returning a greeting to a Kafir




When the people of the Book greet you reply by saying:

 And upon you.

When the people of the Book greet you reply by saying:

(239) Wa `Alaykum.
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124. When insulted while fasting




 I am fasting I am fasting.

(237'Innī Şā'imun 'Innī Şā'imun.
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125. When slaughtering or offering a sacrifice




 In the name of Allah and Allah is the greatest.  O Allah (it is) from You and belongs to You O Allah accept this from me.

(239) Bismi Allāhi Wa Al-Lhu 'Akbaru Al-Lahumma Minka Wa Laka Al-Lahumma Taqabbal Minnī.


126. What is said to ward off the deception of the Obstinate Shaytans



 I take refuge within Allahs perfect words which no righteous or unrighteous person can transgress from all the evil that He has created made and originated.  (I take refuge) from the evil that descends from the sky and the evil that rises up to it.  (I take refuge) from the evil that is spread on Earth and the evil that springs from her and I take refuge from the evil of the tribulations of night and day and the evil of one who visits at night except the one who brings good O Merciful One.

(240) 'A`ūdhu Bkalimāti Allāhi At-Tāmmāti Allatī Lā Yujāwizuhunna Barrun Wa Lā Fājirun Min Shsharri Mā Khalaqa Wa Bara'a Wa Dhara'a Wa Min Sharri Mā Yanzilu Mina As-Samā'i Wa Min Sharri Mā Ya`ruju Fīhā Wa Min Sharri Mā Dhara'a Fī Al-'Arđi Wa Min Sharri Mā Yakhruju Minhā Wa Min Sharri Fitani Al-Layli Wa An-Nahāri Wa Min Sharri Kulli Ţāriqin 'Illā Ţāriqāan Yaţruqu Bikhayrin Yā Raĥmanu.

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