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). It has been mentioned in the book, Balad al-Amin and the Misbah of Kafa`mi that Imam `Ali ibn al-Husain Sayyid as-Sajjidin (prayers be upon him) related from.

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What is important is the order of these digits. Another point that shows us the importance of tasbih is the fact that the angels are occupied with doing tasbih all the time. All of these one thousand names and attributes of God are josham and profound. Ibn Tawus3: The context of the prayer was written by Ali ibn Husayn Zayn al-Abidin and came to him from his great grandfather Muhammad by word of mouth.


You comprehend all things in mercy and knowledge. Ibn Tawus, Ali b.

Even if they do not become ill, they regularly go to a lower level of life when they fall asleep. When you call someone and he answers you, this is ijabat and if you, then, ask him something, whether he fulfils your request or not, he already has answered your call.

The dua consists of one hundred sections, each containing ten names or attributes of God. It includes, therefore, a total of one thousand names and attributes of the Almighty, some of which are mentioned in the Holy Qur’an. Here, the story of Prophet Abraham a is worthy to be mentioned. Shia prayers Salah terminology Islamic terminology Ramadan.


Reflections on Dua Jawshan Kabir |

Retrieved from ” https: In section 47 of the dua, ten names of God have been mentioned, all of kabor are related to light. All-Glorified are You; there is no deity but You!

The coat was so heavy that it was hurting the Prophet’s body.

In his beautiful introduction to this dua, the late Shaykh ‘Abbas Qummi writes, [This dua] is mentioned in the books, al-Balad al- Amin and al-Misbah of al-Kafa’mi.

Our limited space does not allow us to quote the entire narration here.

Jawshan Kabir

All praise belongs to Allah who created the heavens and the earth and made the darkness and the light. And in it are Your Greatest Name and Your best names. His enemy, Nimrod, claimed that he is the one who gives life and takes it away.

This has been referred to in several verses of the Holy Qur’an. As a similitude, imagine a password, consisting of ordinary digits that are nothing but zero to nine. So We answered his prayer and delivered him from the agony; and thus do We kabig the faithful. According to the Holy Qur’an, when Prophet Jonah s was in the belly of the whale, he regretfully asked God for forgiveness. The rest of the dua is about calling God’s names and attributes. I have indeed been among the wrongdoers! Animals are in need of other living beings as well.

Allah is indeed all-bounteous, all-knowing. Interestingly, the whole dua Jawshan Kabir contains only one single request i. Save us from the Fire! Muhaddith Nuri, Husayn b. Allah guides to His Joshaan whomever He wishes. I turn to You through whatever is in the Holy Qur’an. All human beings, animals, and plants owe their life to a living being before them.


This phrase is a very well-known one and is called joshaan the scholars Zikr al-Yunusiyya, which is recommended to be recited repeatedly especially at nights. This teaches us that, unlike what most da assume, dua is not restricted to asking God one’s requests; rather, dua is essentially calling God, even if one does not ask Him anything.

There is no god but Thee. This is why we read in Qur’an 2: The complete narration, including the merits of the recitation of this dua, is recorded by Allama Majlisi in his Bihar al-Anwar Majlisi All praise belongs to Allah, Lord of all the worlds. In all, the supplication comprises names of Allah and attributes of Allah and request from Allah.

Naturally, therefore, dua comes with requests. Regarding this, Qur’an 2: Protect us from the Fire, O my Lord!

Dua’a Jaushan-e-Kabeer

In order for their meaning to be absorbed, deep reflection is necessary. Reflections on Dua Jawshan Kabir. Therefore, tasbih and hamd praising God are two important acts performed by both the angels and the believers.

Thus, the Ism al-A’zam is to be found among those names and attributes of God that are mentioned both in dua Jawshan Kabir and in the Holy Qur’an. When Nimrod wanted to kill Abraham a by throwing him in a huge fire, God saved Abraham a in the middle of the fire. According to Qur’an Then he cried out in the darkness, “There is no god except You!