Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and the Holy Quran is the source of guidance for all mankind especially for Muslims, that assists us in every aspect of life. We must follow the teachings of the Quran and Sunnah of Holy Prophet (SAW) to get blessings and success in this life and the Hereafter. Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) taught us many Duas for different occasions. Here we will discuss Duas to seek protection from enemies and hardships.
Duas for Protection from Enemies and Hardships
Transliteration: Allaahumma ‘innaa naj’aluka fee nuhoorihim wa na’oothu bika min shuroorihim.
Translation: “O Allah, we ask You to restrain them by their necks and we seek refuge in You from their evil.” (Abu Dawood)
Transliteration: Allaahummak-fineehim bimaa shi’ta.
Translation: “O Allah, suffice (i.e. protect) me against them however You wish.” (Muslim)
Transliteration: Allaahumma ‘Anta ‘adhudee, wa ‘Anta naseeree, bika ‘ajoolu, wa bika ‘asoolu, wa bika ‘uqaatilu.
Translation: “O Allah, You are my strength and You are my support. For Your sake I go forth and for Your sake I advance and for Your sake I fight.” (Abu Dawood)
Transliteration: Hasbunallaahu wa ni’amal-wakeel.
Translation: “Allah is sufficient for us and the best of those on whom to depend.” (Bukhari)
Transliteration: Allaahumma munzilal-kitaabi, saree’al-hisaabi, ihzimil-‘ahzaaba, Allaahumma ihzimhum wa zalzilhum.
Translation: “Allah, Revealer of the Book, Swift to account, defeat the groups (of disbelievers). O Allah, defeat them and shake them.” (Muslim)
Translation: “There is no deity but You. Glory be to You! Verily, I have been among the wrongdoers.” (Quran 21:87)
Translation: “O Living and Eternal Maintainer! By Your mercy, I seek help!” (Tirmidhi)
Translation: “Oh Allah, I seek refuge in you from the difficulties of hardships. And the acquisition of wretchedness, and ill-fated, and the enemy’s malicious rejoicing for my suffering.” (Bukhari)
Transliteration: Allaahumma Rabbas-samaawaatis-sab’i, wa Rabbal-‘Arshil-‘Adheem, kun lee jaaran min [here you mention the person’s name], wa ‘ahzaabihi min khalaa’iqika, ‘an yafruta ‘alayya ‘ahadun minhum ‘aw yatghaa, ‘azzajaaruka, wajalla thanaa’uka, wa laa ‘ilaaha ‘illaa ‘Anta.
Translation: “O Allah, Lord of the seven heavens, Lord of the Magnificent Throne, be for me a support against [such and such a person] and his helpers from among your creatures, lest any of them abuse me or do me wrong. Mighty is Your patronage and glorious are Your praises. There is none worthy of worship but You.” (Bukhari)