1 Question: Has istikhãra any basis in the shari’a? Is there a problem in repeating the istikhãra [for the same intention] by paying alms [before it] in order to get a. Assalamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I really need to know how istikhara is performed as I need an answer from Allah as soon as possible. Section 8: Views of the Mara’ja Taqlid and Scholars of Islam Regarding the Istikhara. View of Ayatullah Khomeini. “There are two meanings of the word Istikhara.
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However in this type of a situation, it is better than after waiting some time, give some charity, and then carries on with the task. Istikara Hadith number 35 for this method.
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If a person is able to reach to this state by better methods such as thinking and asking others for advice, then it is not necessary for him to seek refuge with the Istikhara ; leave aside what would happen to the one who acted upon the outcome of the Istikhara which has been performed out of confusion and ignorance and by not following the prescribed conditions and prerequisites.
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Refer to Hadith 30 to 33 for this method 3. When an important issue comes up in their lives, without delay and pausing to stop and think and ask others for advice, they will seek guidance from the Unseen One and perform the traditional Istikhara.
By IslandsandmirrorsFriday at Is istikhara not a prayer then? Assalamu alaikum brothers and sisters, I really need to know how istikhara is performed as I need an answer from Allah as soon as possible. While in the presence of His Creator who is free from all need and want, asks one’s needs and what is distressing him and asks Him to guide to what is truly the best. Go To Topic Listing.
Section 8: Views of the Mara’ja Taqlid and Scholars of Islam Regarding the Istikhara
If after one has supplicated to Allah shix after exhausted his thinking and asking others for advice, one is still in a state of confusion, then this method is used. Various types of Istikhara and the proper method of use 1 Istikhara by Supplication: Should I keep waiting until the istikhara comes out “good”?
By Ali-FWednesday at The person, without following the specific conditions and etiquette, will, without delay, reach for the Qur’ an or a Tasbih and In one of the verses of the Qur’an, Allah after mentioning and counting all of His powers and the blessings which He has showered says: Yet another group of people, who think that the outcome of the Istikhara is like the Qur’an meaning that it is a revelation from Allah take the outcome of it as being obligatory to accept and place their lives and destiny in the result of the Istikhara.
Rather, it is a book of knowledge and wisdom, which guides one to the paths of servitude of Allah. If by this method, one’s confusion is not removed, then it is not a problem that to remove the doubt and uncertainty, then one acts according to that which has been mentioned in the narrations and by either the Tasbih or the Qur’an, he can seek to alleviate his difficulties.
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As for the question that is anyone able to perform an Istikhara by the Qur’an or Tasbih beads for himself or not, it must be stated that if all the conditions and etiquette are followed, then it is not a problem. If it is good for the person in his worldly life, then he will be granted his wish; and if it not, then it will be stored for him and bestowed upon him in the next world. It also goes without saying that the ahadith that have come to us with regards to the Istikhara have not promised us that we will reach our goal without any troubles or difficulties.
How many problems this misconception has brought up! Posted November 5, edited.
In one of the verses of the Qur’an, Allah after mentioning istikharq counting all of His powers and the blessings which He has showered says:. Rate this topic 1 2 3 4 5. It is clear that the reply to them and thousands of people like these regarding the Istikhara and the proper use of shiwis that in instances such as these, only one who has no intelligence, who is defiant, and who does not have a correct understanding of the Istikhara would perform it in these instances.
At this time, the person will look deep in his heart, and through soul searching, would see which path to follow is stronger in his soul. What duas and prayers are used whilst praying istikhara? Apple juice vs orange juice 1 2 By Ali-FWednesday at Therefore, there is no problem with performing an Istikhara by way of the Qur’an or other things, since if the Istikhara comes out favourable, then the person will perform the action with a content heart and a pure soul; and if it comes out bad, then he has relied upon Allah and should continue with his work.
Many successful results have been seen from it, as long as thinking and contemplation, and seeking the advice from others proves to be not enough for the person to make up his mind to perform or not to perform a certain task.
Mormons 1 2 3 By IslandsandmirrorsFriday at Posted November 11, However, the most important thing is that one will have peace of mind and a sound heart when performing any action.
The Istikhara is the means from which one is saved from doubt and uncertainty. In summary, there is no responsibility on the religion when one performs an Istikharasince the Istikhara does nothing except determine which way a person should act. View this page in our App.
Dua’a for Istikhara
How often do i pray this and for how long? Otherwise, He will place the person’s hand on a certain part of the Tasbih. Having istikara thoughts about Istikhars and that He only prefers and accepts that which is good for His servants.
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What should I do? I ask You to make apparent Your pleasure upon me.
Both of these groups have definitely not understood the true meaning of the Istikhara and the proper usage istiihara it, since not paying attention to the first step, that is using one’s reason and intellect and then resorting to asking others for advice plays a very important role and has a great effect on the actual outcome of the Istikhara. Could someone explain exactly how its performed, for example is it 2 rakah prayer, at what point do i say these duas.