‘O Allah, place within my heart light, and upon my tongue light,
and within my ears light, and within my eyes light, and place behind me
light and in front of me light and above me light and beneath me light.
O Allah, bestow upon me light.’
Fay Qalbī Nūrāan, Wa Fī Lisānī Nūrāan,
Fī Sam`ī Nūrāan,
Fī Başarī Nūrāan,
Min Khalfī Nūrāan, Wa Min 'Amāmī
Nūrāan, Wa Aj`al
Min Fawqī Nūrāan,
Wa Min Taĥtī Nūrā..an,
Al-Lahumma 'A`ţinī Nūrā.an
‘I take refuge with Allah, The Supreme and with His Noble Face,
and His eternal authority from the accursed devil. In the name of Allah,
and prayers and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah. O Allah,
open the gates of Your mercy for me.’
(20) 'A`ūdhu Billāhi
Al-`Ažīmmi, Wa Biwajhihi
Wa Sulţānihi Al-Qaadīmmi,
Wa Aş-Şalatu Wālssalāmu
Al-Lahumma Aftaĥ Lī
15. Supplications related to the athan
(the call to prayer)
(22) ‘One repeats just as the
mu-aththin (one who calls to prayer) says, except when he says:
(i) ‘come to prayer, come to success’
instead, one should say: (ii) ‘There is no might nor power except with Allah.’
(22)One repeats just as the
mu-aththin except in
(or) Ĥayya `Alá Al-Falāĥi.
say Lā Ĥawla Wa Lā Qūwata 'Illā Bil-Lh .
يقول مثل ما يقول المؤذن إلا في:
حي على الصلاة (أو) حي على الفلاح.
لا حول ولا قوة إلا بالله.
(23) Immediately following the declaration of
faith called by the mu-aththin, one says:
‘And I too bear witness that none has
the right to be worshipped except Allah, alone, without partner,
and that Muhammad is His salve and Messenger. I am pleased with
Allah as a Lord, and Muhammad as a Messenger and Islam
as a religion.’
(23) Wa 'Anā
'Ash/hadu 'An Lā
'Illā All-Lhu, Waĥdahu Lā Sharīkka
Lahu, Wa 'Anna
Wa Rasūluhu, Rađītu
Rabbāa , Wa Bimuĥammadin
Rasūlāan, Wa Bil-'Islāmi
‘O Allah, Owner of this perfect call and Owner of this prayer to
be performed, bestow upon Muhammad al-waseelah and al-fadeelah
and send him upon a praised platform which You have promised him.
Verily, You never fail in Your promise.’
A station in paradise.
A rank above the rest of creation.
praised platform: One in which all of
creation will praise him on, in order to bring about the account quickly
and be relieved from the lengthy standing or the role of
Al-Lahumma Rabba Hadhihi
Al-Wasīlata Wa All-Fađīlata,
Al-Ladhī Wa `Adttahu,
'Innaka Lā Tukhlifu