Istikhara means to seek goodness from Allah. Meaning when one intends to do an important task they do istikhara before the task. This is not a Magic but a solution of our problems. It is a process to making decision with guidance of Allah. With the help of dua e istikhara. Anytime a Muslim wants to take a decision. He or she should seek Allah’s guidance and wisdom. Allah knows better what is good or bad for us. There may be good in what we perceive as bad, and bad in what we perceive as good.
It is not necessary you get a dream or even a feeling. Rather, this is a prayer Allah guide you towards that which is best for you. If you do the prayer with the proper way. Then Allah will make events unfold in the direction that is the best for your worldly and next-worldly affairs.
How to do Istikhara or Salat-l-Istikhara?
The one who does the Istikhara is as if they request Allah Almighty. O the Knower of unseen guide me if this task is better for me or not? Are you unsure about a decision you have to make. There is a specific Prayer for guidance (Salat-l-Istikhara). That you can do to ask for Allah’s help in making your decision.
How to perform Salat-l-Istikhara?
Before sleep first Pray two cycles (raka’) of ritual Prayer such. That in the first raka’ after Surah Fatiha recite Surah AL-Kafirun and in the second raka’ after Surah Fatiha recite Surah AL-Ikhlas. After finishing Prayer recite “ALNOOR-U-ZAHIRU” 303 times and 3 times “Darood Pak” before and after reciting. After that, do dua e istikhara.
Dua E Istikhara
O Allah! If in Your Knowledge this matter be good for my faith for my livelihood. For the consequences of my affairs then ordain it for me and make it easy for me. Bless me therein but if in Your Knowledge this matter be bad for my faith for my livelihood and for the consequences of my affairs. Then turn it away from me or turn me away there from and ordain for me the good wherever it be and cause me to please with it.
Sometimes it takes only once to get the answer and sometimes it takes longer. It depends on your question. It is better to do Istakhara three 3 times. If you have received an answer stop doing it, you do not have to continue to do for 3 days.
Istikhara For Marriage
We are seeing most of persons are upset because of they have not find the right way to get marriage. Because they are confuse for their future Allah knows what is best for you. You are not sure about a choice that you have seek His guidance then.
Contact us if you want to know answers of your questions from istikhara for marriage about your marriage and you can ask this type of questions. Should you marry this certain person? you should attend this graduate school? Should you take this job offer or that one? Should you travel? …… etc.