A morning routine is an essential part of one’s daily life. It sets the tone for the rest of the day and can impact our physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Muslims, in particular, have a beautiful morning prayer known as Subha Bakhair Dua that can bring blessings and positivity to their day. In this article, we will discuss what Subha Bakhair Dua is, its significance, and how to recite it.
What is Subha Bakhair Dua?
Subha Bakhair Dua is a short invocation that Muslims recite in the morning. The phrase “Subha Bakhair” means “good morning” in Arabic, and the dua is a way to seek blessings and protection from Allah (SWT) for the day ahead. The dua is also known as “Morning Supplication” or “Morning Prayer.”
Significance of Subha Bakhair Dua
Reciting Subha Bakhair Dua has several benefits. It is a way to express gratitude to Allah (SWT) for waking up to a new day and seek his protection and guidance throughout the day. It also helps in building a positive mindset, promoting peace, and strengthening faith.
How to Recite Subha Bakhair Dua:
Subha Bakhair Dua is a simple yet powerful invocation that can be recited in Arabic or any other language. Here is the Arabic text and its translation:
اللَّهُمَّ بِكَ أَصْبَحْنَا، وَبِكَ أَمْسَيْنَا، وَبِكَ نَحْيَا، وَبِكَ نَمُوتُ، وَإِلَيْكَ النُّشُورُ
Allahumma bika asbahna, wa bika amsayna, wa bika nahya, wa bika namootu, wa ilayka alnushoor
Translation: O Allah, with your help, we have reached the morning, with your help, we have reached the evening, with your help, we live, and with your help, we die, and to you, we shall return.
To recite Subha Bakhair Dua, follow these simple steps:
- Begin by making ablution (wudu) and facing the direction of the Qibla (the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca).
- Raise your hands to the level of your shoulders and say “Allahu Akbar” (Allah is the greatest) to start the prayer.
- Recite the Subha Bakhair Dua in Arabic or any other language.
- End the prayer by saying “Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah” (peace be upon you and the mercy of Allah).
Subha Bakhair Dua is a simple yet powerful way to start your day on a positive note. It is a reminder of the blessings of Allah (SWT) and an expression of gratitude and faith. By reciting this dua every morning, Muslims can strengthen their relationship with Allah (SWT) and seek his protection and guidance throughout the day.