How to Do istikhara at home/ by self in Islamic way as per Sunnah
There are many misconceptions about how to perform istikhara in the Islamic way. But the method of istikhara as per Sunnah is very easy and anyone can do it.
Furthermore, When a Muslim is making a Decision, he or she should seek ALLAH’s guidance. Only ALLAH knows what is best for us, and what is good in what we think is bad, and what is bad in what we think is good.
- Do wuddu [The ablution] if you don’t have it already.
- There are two options in this to pray Istikhara prayer. First, Pray 2 rakk’at with the intention of praying istikhara separately by itself and you can also pray istikhara dua with jointly 2 rakkat of tahajjud.
- Recite the Right mention istikhara dua immediately after completing the 2 rakat’s.
- In the last, now name the Deed or wish you have ALLAH to provide you with guidance about.
How Many time you perform Istikhara?
One of the important question Asked by people, that how many times we perform istikhara. So the answer is there is no limit on the number of times you can pray istikhara dua.
What is the importance of Istikhara in Islam?
ALLAH says in the Holy Quran: “And it is very possible that you like something whereas it is good for you, and same it is possible that you dislike something whereas it is good for you”.
From this ayat, we learn that human has limited knowledge. Therefore, Many times he or she may desire something. which may prove unfavorable to him but on the other hand, he/she may abominate something while it is comfortable for him.
which time is best to do istikhara ?
The best time to perform istikhara is after the prayer of Fajar.
The best way to do seek guidance from ALLAH in the form of istikhara is to recite Istikhara dua after praying 2 rakkah.
Its an advice to you to do istikhara after the prayer of fajar 2 rakkah.