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Supplication
1. The addition of the word “kareem” in the du‘aa’ of Laylat al-Qadr is not proven 2. He wants to pray to Allah to let him live until he witnesses the descent of ‘Eesa (peace be upon him) at the end of time 3. The du‘aa’ “O Allah, I ask you for the best of what Your slave and Prophet Muhammad (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) asked You for…” is a concise supplication 4. Is it permissible to pray “O Allah, if this matter is bad for me, then make it good and decree it for me”? 5. The virtue of praying for the Muslims in general 6. The students in some schools stand up, clasp their hands and repeat the words “O our Father we thank you for the night…” What is the ruling on that? 7. Ruling on du‘aa’ after the Talbiyah in Hajj and ‘Umrah 8. There is no specific du‘aa’ for each day and night of Ramadan 9. The ideal way to send blessings upon the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him 10. Is it permissible for a man to pray for marriage to a particular woman, or for a woman to pray for marriage to a particular man? 11. They usually recite al-Faatihah and the du‘aa’ (supplication) before starting to eat; what is the ruling on that? 12. Asking the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) and complaining to him after his death comes under the heading of major shirk 13. How can a person know whether finding things being made easy for him and having his prayers answered does not come under the heading of being led step-by-step to his ruin? 14. What is the ruling on reciting al-Faatihah when offering supplication (du‘aa’) or at the end of the supplication? 15. Is it mustahabb to offer du‘aa’ when rain is falling? What should be said when rain falls and when hearing thunder? 16. It is not prescribed to pray for patience until after calamity has come 17. Ruling on saying “Labbayk ya Rasool-Allah (Here I am at your service, O Messenger of Allah)” 18. Ruling on offering supplication in unison in the mosque after completing the Qur’an in Taraweeh prayer 19. Is there a specific prayer for increasing provision? 20. Is it permissible for ordinary Muslims to say “O Allah, forgive me, have mercy on me and join me to the higher companions”?