Darood Sharif is an invocation which Muslims make by saying specific phrases to compliment. Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him). Say Darood Sharif whenever a Muslim reads, speaks or hears the name of Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam. (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him). Darood Sharif, which is a kind of prayer and is mentioned in hadith as well as in Quran.

“Allah and His angels send blessings on the Prophet. O you who have believed, ask [ Allah to confer] blessing upon him and ask [ Allah to grant him] peace.” [Surah Al-Ahzab, Verse 56]

O Allah we are sending salutation on the Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam. (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him) and his family, and also sending mercy and blessings

Anas ibn Malik narrates that Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him) said. He who read a single Darood Sharif upon me, Almighty Allah blesses him ten times, ten of his sins are forgiven.

Durood E-Ibrahimi (درود الإبراهيمي)

Darood Sharif

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA MUHAMMADIW WA ALA AALI MUHAMMADIN KAMAA SALLAITA ALA IBRAHIMA WA ALA AALI IBRAHIMA INNAKA HAMIDUM MAJID. ALLAHUMMA BAARIK ALA MUHAMMADIW WA ALA AALI MUHAMMADIN KAMAA BAARAKTA ALA IBRAHIMA WA ALA AALI IBRAHIMA INNAKA HAMIDUM MAJID.

“O Allah, let Your Blessings come upon Muhammad and the family of Muhammad. As you have blessed Ibrahim and his family. Truly, You are Praiseworthy and Glorious. Allah, bless Muhammad and the family of Muhammad, as you have blessed Ibrahim and his family. Truly, You are Praiseworthy and Glorious”.

So the famous companion of the Prophet (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam). Hadrat Ka’ab bin Ujrah (radi Allahu anhu), narrates that once it was enquired from Sayyiduna Rasoolullah (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam). As to how blessings should be sent to him. The Prophet (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam) replied that the blessings be said in the manner. (it has been mentioned) above, that is, Durood E-Ibrahimi (درود الإبراهيمي).

Durood E Nahariya (درود نهاريا)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA SALAWATAN KAMILATAW WA SALLIM SALAAMAN TAAAMAN ALA SAYYIDINA MUHAMMADINIL LAZI TANHALLU BIHIL UQADU WATAN FARIJU BIHIL KURABU WA TUQDA BIHIL HAWA IJU WA TUNAALU BIHIR RAGHAAA’IBU WAHUSNUL KHAWATIMI WA USTASQAAYAL GHAMAMU BIWAJHIHIL KAREEMI WA ALAAA A’LIHI WASAHBIHI FI KULLI LAMHATIW WA NAFSIN BI ADADA KULLI MA’LUMIL LAKA YAAA ALLAHU YAAA ALLAHU YAAA ALLAHU.

“O Allah! Every moment and in every breath, bestow complete and the best blessings and perfect peace which is endless on Muhammad. Our master, and on his descendants and his Companions, and may, for His Sake, all our troubles and tortures be over. Calamities ended, and all our needs fulfilled, all our cherished desires attained, and good ends vouch-saved. Clouds are laden with water through the glorious countenance of Prophet.

The perfect blessings and peace on the Prophet’s House, his Family and his Companions every instance in number equal to the count of all things in Thy Knowledge”. Durood E Nahariya (درود نهاريا) is a great power. If it is recite daily, it will give such strength and power to the reciter that no one on earth will be able to subdue him.

It is a grand success in all the affairs of the world. If this Darood Sharif is recited during days of calamities, Allah Ta’ala will help the reciter from the quarters unknown to the human beings. So the reciter will be able to cross every barrier of handicap safely and soundly. In every worldly affair, in every trial and tribulation, success will be his net income. So recite Durood E Nahariya (درود نهاريا) daily for 7 times.

Durood E-Fateh (درود ای فاتح)

Durood E-Fateh (درود ای فاتح)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI WASALLIM WABARIK ALA SAYYIDINA MUHAMMADINIL FAATIHI LIMA UGHLIQA WAL KHAATIMI LIMA SABAKA WAN NAASIRIL HAQQA BIL HAQQI WAL HAADI ILA SIRAATIKAL MUSTAQEEMI SALLAL LAAHU ALAIHI WA ALA AALI WA ASHABIHI HAQQA QADRIHI MIQDAARIHIL AZEEM.

“O Allah! May Thy grace, peace and blessings rest on Muhammad, our Master. The person who guided mankind to Thy straight path. So may blessings of Allah be on him and his Family and Companions as according to his exalted position befitting his merit and his high rank”.

Actually, this Durood Shareef is in the Holy Quran; but then it was kept a secret. So Hadrat Abu-Bakr Siddique (radi Allahu anhu), the first Caliph of Islam, used to recite it daily without fail.

  • Hadrat Abul Muqqarab (radi Allahu anhu) says that a man’s total sins will be washed away if he recite Durood-e-Fath for forty days continuously.
  • Shaikh Muhammad Bakari (radi Allahu anhu) says that the recitation of Durood E-Fateh (درود ای فاتح) once a day relieves the reciter from the Fire of Hell.
  • Syed Ahmed Hillam (radi Allahu anhu) says that Durood E-Fateh (درود ای فاتح) was the most favourite routine of Hadrat Ghaus-e-Azam, Sheikh Abdul Qaadir Jilani (radi Allahu anhu) of Baghdad Shareef.

The great Saints also say that Durood E-Fateh (درود ای فاتح) is actual and real light.

Hadrat Sheikh Yusuf Bin Ismail (radi Allahu anhu) says that this Darood Sharif is the greatest mystery of Allah. It brings 100% success and happiness to the reciter. In fact, this Darood Sharif brings prosperity and favour and solves all the complex problems by the Grace of Allah.

So when a man recites this Darood Sharif, the Angels of Allah surround him, mercy covers him and peace starts descending on him.

Durood E-Shifa (درود شفیع)

Durood E-Shifa (درود شفیع)

ALLAHUMA SALLI ALA MUHAMMADIN KULLAMA ZAKARAHUZ ZAAKIRUNA WA KULLAMA GHAFALA UN ZIKRIHIL GHAFILUN.

“O Allah! Shower blessings on Muhammad and his children whenever he is remembered by those who remember him. Allah shower blessings on Muhammad and family whenever he is not remembered by the negligent. Allah Grant him peace constantly in abundance”.

This Durood Shareef is called Durood-e-Shafi’i because Hadrat Imam Shafi’i (radi Allahu anhu). So he used to recite it constantly and he received glad tidings of Jannah in this world. This Darood Sharif is of a very great significance. It brings tremendous prosperity, health, happiness and success in this and the next world.

Hadrat Allama Sakhavi (radi Allahu anhu) has written in his book that. Abdullah bin Abdul Hakam saw Hadrat Imam Shafi’i (radi Allahu anhuma) in a dream after his death and inquired about life after death. So Hadrat Imam Muzni (radi Allahu anhu) has also narrated exactly the same story.

This Darood Sharif is of a very great significance. It brings tremendous prosperity, health and happiness and success in this world and the Aakirah.

Durood E-Dawaami (دروود الدوامي)

Durood E-Dawaami (دروود الدوامي)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA SAYYIDINA MUHAMMADIW WA ALA AALI SAYYIDINA MUHAMMADIN ADADA MA FI ILMIL LAAHI SALAWAATAN DAA’IMATAN BIDAWAAMI MULKILLAH.

“O Allah! Shower blessings on Muhammad, our master, in the number that is in Thy knowledge such blessings as may continue for ever eternal as Thy Kingdom”.

So this Durood Shareef is of a very great value. If it is recite only once, it amounts to all the rewards of all the Duroods. By reciting this Darood Sharif, one gets peace of mind and success in this world as well as in the next. During days of upheavals, this Darood Sharif brings relief, success and true happiness. So it is mostly the Saints and very pious people who recite this Durood E-Dawaami (دروود الدوامي) after every prayer. They also recommended this Durood Shareef to all the needy.

Durood E-Tunajjina (درود توناجينا)

Darood Sharif E-Tunajjina (درود توناجينا)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA SAYYIDINA WA MAULANA MUHAMMADIW WA ALA AALI SAYYIDINA WA MAULANA MUHAMMADIN SALAATAN TUNAJJINA BIHA MIN JAMI’IL AHWAALI WAL’AFAATI WA TAQDILANA BIHA MIN JAMI’IL HAAJAATI WATU TAHIRUNA BIHA MIN JAMI’IS SAYYI AATI WATAR FA’UNA BI HAA A’LAD DARAJAATI WATU BAL LIGHUNA BIHA AQSAL GHAAYAATI MIN JAMI’IL KHAIRAATI FIL HAYAATI WABA’DAL MAMAATI INNAKA ALA KULLI SHAY IN QADEER.

“O Allah! Shower blessings on Muhammad, our Master, and his Family such blessings by means of which Thou may relieve us of all anxieties and calamities. Thou may satisfy all our needs.

This Durood Shareef is always a cure for all calamities in the world of worldly affairs. So to recite this Darood Sharif 70 times during days of calamity, turmoil and trouble, is a must. It works wonders.

He embarked on a voyage by ship. Due to a heavy storm, the ship started sinking. All the passengers on board started crying and clamouring, but Sheikh Moosa Zareer (radi Allahu anhu) went to sleep. Sheikh Moosa Zareer (radi Allahu anhu) got up and started the recitation. As soon as he finished 300 Darood Sharif, the storm subsided and the ship was save. The other ship on the high seas sank, but this ship reached its destination safely and soundly.

So this miracle was a sufficient eye-opener for the members of the ship. It was by the Grace of Allah Ta’ala and Durood E-Tunajjina (درود توناجينا) that all saved.

All the Saints have unanimously given verdict that Durood E-Tunajjina (درود توناجينا) is the best cure of all ills and all calamities of this world.

Durood E-Quraani (درود ای قورانی)

Darood Sharif E-Quraani (درود ای قورانی)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI WASALLIM ALA SAYYIDINA MUHAMMADIW WA ALA AALI WA ASHABI BI ADADA MA FI JAMI’IL QURAANI HARFAN HARFAN WABI ADADI KULLI HARFIN ALFAN ALFAN.

“O Allah! Send your blessings and peace on Muhammad, our Master, and on his Progeny and his Companions according to the number of every letter in Quran. So let each letter carry thousands of blessings and salutations in it”.

So Darood Sharif is a very sacred one. After reading the verses of the Holy Quran, this Durood E-Quraani (درود ای قورانی) should be recited 3 times.

Durood E-Sadaqah (درود الصدقة)

Darood Sharif Durood E-Sadaqah (درود الصدقة)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA MUHAMMADIN ABDIKA WA RASOOLIKA WA SALLI ALAL MU’MINEENA WAL MU’MINAATI WAL MUSLIMEENA WAL MUSLIMAATI.

“O Allah! Shower Thy blessings and beneficence on Muhammad, So they creature and Thy Messenger, and shower beneficence on all men of faith and women of faith, and Muslim men and Muslim women”.

This Durood E-Sadaqah (درود الصدقة) is a special one. Hadrat Abu Saeed Khudri (radi Allahu anhu), a close companion of the Holy Prophet (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam), says that Sayyiduna Rasoolullah (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam) said. So whoever does not possess wealth to give in charity, should recite this Darood Sharif in his Du’a. It will become a source of (spiritual) cleanliness for him.

Hadrat Abu Huraira (radi Allahu anhu) says that the Holy Prophet (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam) said: “Allah has said, ‘If you spend I shall spend on you’”.

So this means that if you spend your money on others – the poor, sick, needy and the orphan. So Allah will give you in abundance. But, what if a man has nothing to give in charity? By reading Durood E-Sadaqah (درود الصدقة), it will suffice.

Durood E-Wali (درود والي)

Durood E-Wali (درود والي)

ALLAHUMMA SALLI ALA MUHAMMADININ NABI YIL UMMI YI WA AALIHI WABAARIK WA SALLIM.

“O Allah! Send blessings on Muhammad, our chief the unlettered Apostle and his Family Thy favours and thy Salutations”.

So this is a very important Darood Sharif which brings forth immediate success and satisfaction to the heart and the mind. Recite Durood E-Wali (درود والي) for 11 times daily.

But in every battle, he saw that success kissed his feet, and he never lost any battle on any day.

Durood E-Ali (درود علي)

Darood Sharif E-Ali (درود علي)

ALLAHUMMAJ AL SALAWAATIKA WA BARAKAATIKA ALA MUHAMMADININ NABI YI WA AZWAAJIHI UMMAHAATIL MU’MINEENA WAZURRIYATIHI WA AHLI BAYTIHI KAMA SALLAYTA ALA IBRAHIMA INNAKA HAMEEDUM MAJEED.

“O Allah! Bestow blessing and bounty on our Prophet and on his wives, who are the Mothers of the Faithful, and on his descendants and on the members of his Household in the manner as.

Thou conferred blessings on Prophet Ibrahim. Verily, thou art the Praiseworthy and the Glorious”. So Hadrat Ali (radi Allahu anhu) said that if any one wishes that he should get the maximum reward for one. Durood E-Ali (درود علي) alone, then he must recite the above Darood Sharif.

Darood Sharif can make impossible to possible. From Darood Sharif we can connect to the Allah.