What is Dua?

Dua is an arabic word. It’s literal meaning is to appeal, invoke, make supplication or request. It is a part of muslim’s prayer. Dua has great importance and essence in worship.  Our Prophet Mohammad (Peace be upon him) is the leader of all creatures and sinless. Even after that he was very punctual in making dua. Many companions of the Prophet (Peace be upon him) memorized duas and recorded it books and transmitted to us in the form of masnoon duas.

Importance of Dua

Dua is form of prayer that keep us connected with Almighty ALLAH. It is considered as the weapon of a believer. It has the power of changing destiny. It is an excellent medium of worship. When we do dua, not only we get our needs fulfilled but also be rewarded with blessings of ALLAH.

Verses in the Holy Quran regarding dua and asking forgiveness from ALLAH

“When My servants ask thee concerning Me, I am indeed close (to them): I listen to the prayer of every suppliant when he calleth on Me: Let them also, with a will, Listen to My call (obey me), and believe in Me: That they may attain guidance.” [Surah Baqarah Verse 186]
If anyone does evil or wrongs his own soul but afterwards seeks Allah’s forgiveness, he will find Allah Oft-forgiving, Most Merciful. [Surah Nisa Verse 10]
And it is not for Allah to punish them while you O dear Prophet (Mohammed – peace and blessings be upon him) are amongst them; and Allah will not punish them as long as they are seeking forgiveness. (Prophet Mohammed – peace and blessings be upon him – is a mercy unto mankind.) [Surah Anfal Verse 33]
And those who, when they commit an immoral act or wrong themselves, remember Allah and seek forgiveness of their sins – and who forgives sins except Allah? And those who do not purposely become stubborn regarding what they did. [Al Imran Verse 135]

Hadiths on the eminence of dua

  1. Dua is the brain of worship.
  2. The servant is closest to his lord during prostration. So make dua in prostration.
  3. Supplication of three persons is not rejected. Dua made by the fasting person at the time of breaking his fast. Supplication of a just ruler and dua of the person who is wronged.

Types of Dua

Dua is made for the fulfillment of needs and removal of sins. When a person makes dua he shows his weakness before ALLAH. It shows that he needs the help of ALLAH at every moment in his life. Some of the popular duas that people search depending on their need are these:

Dua for Love

Love is a strong emotion with a complex set of feelings of respect, kindness, and affection. It includes feelings of attachment, helping, caring and sacrificing for others. List of various duas for love is given below with the full procedure of its implementation.

Dua for true love
Dua for husband love
Dua for making someone love you

Dua for love and attraction
Dua for love of ALLAH
Dua to make someone fall in love

Dua for Marriage

Marriage is the first step for the commencement of a family. Marriage blesses you with a soul mate who remains with you throughout the challenges of your life. It grants you purity. Since you will be able to satisfy all your temptations with your partner, you will stay protected from fornication. It is very disappointing when you do not get married for a long time. You may make dua for getting married to resolve the problem. Here is a list of useful duas.

Dua for marriage problems
Dua for Happy Marriage
Dua for Marriage Proposal

Dua for immediate marriage
Dua to get married

Dua for Love Marriage

Love marriage has always been a topic of discussion. Neither all love marriages succeed nor all love marriages fail. Many love married couple manage to lead a happy life after their marriage of choice. This is because they are already familiar with the defects of each other and have made their mind to accept the person as their soul mate. If you like someone, the following duas can be helpful to you in your choiceful marriage success.

Dua for marriage with a loved one

Dua for love marriage

Dua for Success
To achieve success is the dream of everyone. You feel excited when you get success in something which you are struggling for. Success could be of different types. Financial success, Career success, Exam success, Health success, and overall Life success. You stay happy when you are successful and if you fail, you stay sad and depressed. Here is a list of different duas for success.

Dua for success in Job
Dua for success in business

Dua for success in Life
Dua for success in Exams

Dua for Protection

Protection has become a primary need for people nowadays. It is because as one progresses in his life, he develops many enemies alongside with or without any knowledge. But  by seeking the shield of Almighty ALLAH’s mercy and protection, one can keep himself safe and secure from all kinds of losses, calamities, destructions and enemies’ harm. Here are some of the popular protection prayers.

Dua for protection from enemies
Dua for protection from evil eye

Dua for protection from harm
Dua for protection from Jinn

Dua for Enemy

There is no scarcity of enemies. Hatred and jealousy make their way secretly deep inside everyone’s heart. In order to keep yourself protected from envying others and being envied, duas for enemy is advisable. The one who desires for the loss of your good possessions is your enemy.

Dua for Problems

Dua for Wealth

Dua for Job

Dua for Luck

Dua for Beauty

dua to attract customers

Dua to Attract Customers

What is Dua to attract customers? Businessmen usually hope for a great range of customers after they have put enough effort, time and money on establishing their shop or business.

Quranic duas

Quranic Duas

Rabbana Duas These are a list of duas from the Holy Quran that start with the word “Rabanna” (O Our Lord). These are the supplication prayers. Dua is the best

Dua for protection

Dua for Protection

What is Dua for protection? We come across many moments in our life that are filled with great anxiety and fear. It is a human tendency to fear something. But

dua for protection from enemies

Dua for Protection from Enemies

What is Dua for protection from enemies? Enemies are those who directly or indirectly are involved in harming or causing loss to your health, prestige, wealth, knowledge or your precious

dua for success

Dua for Success

What is Dua for success? All of us want to be successful. In order to become successful, we chase many different things in life. We run behind money, education, job,