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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Sign In Sign Up. In regards to the istikhara, what if istlkhara is directly stopping you from going on with what Allah had answered to you.

Is that non Islamic of them? By ShiaMan146 hours ago in Off-Topic. Various types of Istikhara and the proper method of use 1 Istikhara by Supplication: Edited November 5, by Bilal If I could find out the easiest way of performing this prayer it would be much appreciated, also I would like to know how the shia perform this. Therefore, there is no problem with performing an Istikhara istkihara 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.

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What should I do? The woman and her guardians should give importance to the qualities of the man she chooses to marry. Rather, it is a book of knowledge and wisdom, which guides one to the paths of servitude of Allah. Otherwise, He will place the person’s hand on a certain part of the Tasbih.

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Mormons 1 2 3 By IslandsandmirrorsFriday at How long does it usually take for an answer? Reliance upon Allahleaving all of one’s affairs to Allah and having a good or favorable opinion of Allah are the requirements before one performs any supplication. How Is Istikhara Performed? The other meaning of Istikhara is when a person is confused and perplexed about whether to perform an act or not, such that it that act is not something that Allah? Thank you for the reply, I have seen these links before.


Should I keep waiting until the istikyara comes out “good”? It is through the supplications and the specific favours of Allah that the advice is given from others and guides one to what is truly the best for him.

One must first of all consult experts or wise individuals to see if he can istikhhara a decision. If only one bead remains in the end do what you want to do and if two beads are left do not do it. 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: I am sorry to bother you, I need an Istikhara Sign in Already have an account?

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Having good thoughts about Allah and that He kstikhara prefers and accepts that which is good for His servants. What are the best times to perform istikhara?

The Istikhara is the means from which one is saved from doubt and uncertainty. See Hadith number 35 for this method. It has been recommended that before one performs even the smallest act, he start off by supplicating to Allah. If you do not do so, there will be chaos and a great corruption in the world.

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. Regardless, I myself perform Istikhara for othersand Sshia am not opposed to it, but it is better that each istikharx performs an Istikhara for himself.

Both of these groups have definitely not understood the true meaning of the Istikhara and the proper usage of 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.

I am a girl who has received many proposals for marriage but each time my father has done istikhara and it came out “bad”. In short, the Istikhara is nothing more than an act that provides “satisfaction of the heart,” “removes doubt and uncertainty,” and is a tool for “hope, prosperity and happiness. Apple juice vs orange juice 1 2 By Ali-FWednesday at Posted November 5, edited. When a person needs to find what is truly the best for him, he asks advice from the believers who are capable of providing this advice to him.

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I performed an istikhara recently to find out if myself and my other half should continue our relationship. 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:. Sign up for a new account in our community. It is clear that the reply to them and thousands of people like these regarding the Istikhara and the proper use of itis 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.

If after seeking experts’ advice he still remains confused, he can then do Istikhara. Already have an account? I am perplexed and do not know if Your pleasure is in this task or not which I wish to perform. To Do or Not To Do?

Refer to Hadith 30 to 33 for this method 3. This type of Istikhara is also a type of mystical relationship with Allah. I woke instantly from it to tell him about my dream. In the ahadith, it has been emphasized that this type of Istikhara should be performed before every action, and is one of the reasons for the success of a person, since in reality, the Istikhara by supplication includes: Because of this, he loses the real rewards of this world that come from using one’s intelligence and seeking advice from others.

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