A powerpoint presentation of the supplication Jawshan al-Kabir, containing Arabic text and English translation. Jawshan Kabeer (Arabic: جوشن الكبیر ) is a long Islamic prayer that contains names and According to the book of Urwath al-Wutha of Mohammed Kazem Yazdi, writing Dua Jawshan Kabir (as well as writing the whole of Quran and. Dua Al-Jaushan. Al-Kabeer and has said to take this coat of armour (Jawshan in protect this dua and write it on the Kafan (burial shroud).

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For instance, human life is always in danger; humans occasionally get ill and, in a defined term, they die. But dua literally means to call, and ijabat, on the other hand, means to answer, not necessarily to give something. According to Muslims, during the war, the angel Jibra’il Gabriel came and brought him a message from God, teaching prayer to ,abir to protect him from bad events.

Muhaddith Nuri6: So, like the angels and the inhabitants of the heaven, we begin with tasbih and conclude with hamd. All human beings, animals, and plants owe their life to a living being before them. In section 47 of the dua, ten names of God have been mentioned, all of which are related to light. Another point that shows us the importance of tasbih is the fact that the angels are occupied with doing tasbih all the time. After every section, the following sentence should be kwbir And Allah does not guide the wrongdoing lot”.

We read in Qur’an I have indeed kabid among the wrongdoers! God has created everything with a portion of light, as is implied in Qur’an 6: Because of the tightness of his armor, his body was injured. Allah is indeed all-bounteous, all-knowing. The parable of His Light is a niche wherein is a lamp the lamp is in a glass, the glass as it were a glittering star lit from a blessed olive tree, neither eastern nor western, whose oil almost lights up, though fire should not touch it.

Animals are in need of other living beings as well. Yet the faithless equate [others] with their Lord.


Reflections on Dua Jawshan Kabir

Your Lord conveys his salutations to you and tells you to take out this coat of armor jawshan and to recite this dua [instead], as it is a protection for you and your Ummah. Now, I will focus on two sections of the dua, one of which emphasizes light and the other stresses life. As a similitude, imagine a password, consisting of ordinary digits that are nothing but zero to nine. Interestingly, sometimes divine life is mentioned even before His Oneness, as in Qur’an According to the Holy Qur’an, when Prophet Jonah s was in the belly of the whale, he regretfully asked God for forgiveness.

At this point, the Angel continued to explain the greatness of this supplication to the Prophet.

The complete narration, including the merits of the recitation of this dua, is recorded by Allama Majlisi in his Bihar al-Anwar Majlisi Thus, whoever calls God, the Almighty will definitely answer him. The Islamic prophet Mohammed used ddua and heavy armor for protecting his body in the war. A same phrase is repeated at the end of each part. Our limited space does not allow us to quote the entire narration here.

Without knowing that order, we would not know the password, hawshan if we knew the exact digits that constitute the password. Protect us from the Fire, O my Lord!

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According to the book of Urwath al-Wutha of Mohammed Kazem Yazdiwriting Dua Jawshan Kabir as well as writing the whole of Quran and Du’a Jawshan Saqeer on the shroud is deemed as a Mustahab practice; [6] it has also been mentioned through Husayn ibn Ali that it is permissible to write Jawshan Kabir and Jawshan Saqeer on the shroud, but, in order not to be Najisit is better not to write on the parallel or lower of Awrah.

Ibn Tawus3: Even when a murder takes place, the murderer is not the one who literally takes away the victim’s life; rather, his crime leads to the victim’s death only if God permits. Shia prayers Salah terminology Islamic terminology Ramadan.

However, it could be argued that because it was recommended to recite this dua three times in the month of Ramadan, people gradually over the centuries appropriated the three famous nights one of which is considered as the night of Qadr for recitation of this dua.


Your God conveys his salutations to you and has said to take this coat of armor and to recite it as this is a protection for you and your Ummah. Save us from the Fire! You comprehend all things in mercy and knowledge. Shaykh ‘Abbas Qummi then explains that he has not found any narration to the effect that this dua must be recited particularly on the Night of Qadr.

Hence, we read in our narrations that. Muslims often read the Jawshan kabir in Laylat al-Qadr in Ramadan but some Hadiths recommend reading it at the beginning of Ramadan. Then he cried out in the darkness, “There is no god except You!

Human beings in order to survive, depend on other humans, animals, plants, etc. This has been referred to in several verses of the Holy Qur’an. Nevertheless, when we call God, we usually ask Him what we need, since we are needy creatures and He is our Merciful Lord, and for many believers, this is the main purpose of dua. Retrieved from ” https: If he calls Me, I will answer him, and if he asks Me something, I will bestow it upon him.

Dar al-Kutub al- Islamiyyah, Thus, it is very important to know which names of God, how many times, and when they should be called.

Jawshan Kabir

The coat was so heavy that it was hurting the Prophet’s body. Interestingly, the whole dua Dka Kabir contains only one single request i.

Skip to main content. His enemy, Nimrod, claimed that he is the one who gives life and takes it away. This page was last edited on 25 Octoberat Finally, let’s finish this article by calling God by reading the 14th section of this dua, which is one of its most beautiful sections: All-Glorified are You; there is no deity but You!