The full dua ‘Rabbana Atina Fid Dunya Hasanatawn Wa Fil Akhirati Hasanatawn Wa Qina Azaaban Naar’ is present in the Holy Quran, Surah 2 and Ayat 201.
Hazrat Anas Bin Malik (RA) narrated that the Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (ﷺ) used to recite this Dua most of the time. (Sahih Muslim: 6841)
We should also recite this dua diligently, as our Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (ﷺ) recited it most of the time during His life span.
This dua Rabbana Atina can also be recited instead of Dua Qunoot in Witr Salah during the Isha prayer if you don’t remember the full Due e Qunoot.
This dua is also really helpful for protection from Hell, Prophet (ﷺ) has taught many dua to His companions (Sahaba) for salvation from Hell, and this dua is also from one of them.
Rabbana Atina Full Dua Meaning
It is one of the prestigious dua for the protection and salvation from Hell which means Ya Allah, provide us goodness or righteousness in Dunya (world), and provide us goodness in Akhirah (afterworld) and save us from Hell.
This dua clearly means that the supplicator is seeking success in this world and afterworld and the most important seeking protection from Hell.
The power of this dua is that it’s said to be like an all-inclusive vacation, it is open-ended and asks Allah for anything you could have in mind.
It is to be said that this dua was recited by most of the Prophets of Islam and has immense benefits that it can overcome your tribulations and afflictions.
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Benefits of Rabbana Atina Fid Dunya
When you recite this dua, you intend to do so for a specific reason, and Allah knows what’s in your mind. In a nutshell, this dua is a compilation of all prayers in that it covers the entire spectrum of man’s earthly and otherworldly goals.
Protection from Hellfire
Apart from enjoying world peace and peace in the Hereafter (afterworld), the dua also mentions safety from “the retribution of Fire” at the end.
For this reason, the Holy Prophet (ﷺ) prayed frequently with these invocations, so that His Ummah also recites and get salvation from Hellfire.
Otherwise, our Prophet (ﷺ) is the one who doesn’t need any protection from Hellfire and even He will give Jannah to the people in the Akhirah by doing Safa’at.
Achieve Success in both World
‘Rabbana Atina Fid Dunya Hasanatawn Wa Fil Akhirati Hasanatawn Wa Qina Azaaban Naar’ is the dua that completes your reasonable wishes and desires.
This dua focuses on the success of this world and afterworld, which means if the person is doing his business, job or whether a student giving his exams.
He must recite this dua by keeping the goals and aims in his heart, which means the reason for reciting it, InshaAllah he will be succeeded.
In the same way, it’s also beneficial for the most important success, which is the Akhirah (afterworld), reciting it continuously can save the person from going to Hell.
Good Health & Cure of Diseases
This dua is also helpful for seeking good health, good health is a luxury and it’s a favor from Allah (ﷻ) on you, as people suffer a lot due to bad health.
Reciting of ‘Rabbana Atina‘ full dua diligently can give you a good health condition if recited intentionally for health and it’s better to recite it after every mandatory Salah.
It’s also beneficial for the patients suffering from any type of disease, reciting it diligently can cure the patient’s disease and will get good health, InshaAllah just has faith in Allah.
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What does Hasanah in Akhirah (afterworld) mean?
In Akhirah, Hasanah means beginning our next lives in comfort, being able to give correct answers in the grave, receiving glad tidings from angels.
Being granted easy reckoning, receiving the book of deeds in the right hand, passing through the Sirat [bridge] with ease, entering Jannah, and seeing Allah (ﷻ).
Waqina Azabannar means to be spared even for a fraction of a second from suffering the flames. Allah (ﷻ) said those who make this dua receive a part in both worlds based on what they have earned.
Let us not only read this dua but also make it bearing all of this in mind and working hard for it. Let us make this Dunya (world) a place where people can earn goodness for their afterlife.
Few Hadith of Prophet Mohammad (ﷺ)
- The Prophet (ﷺ) said if a man performs ablution perfectly and then offers the compulsory congregational prayer, Allah (ﷻ) will forgive his sins committed between that prayer and the next prayer till he offers it. (Sahih Al-Bukhari: 160)
- The Messenger of Allah (ﷻ) was asked “which of the actions is best? The Prophet Mohammad (ﷺ) replied “observing prayer early in its period” (Sunan Abi Dawud: 426)
- The Messenger of Allah (ﷻ), Prophet (ﷺ) said “whoever among you sees evil, let him change it with his hand. If he is unable to do so, then do with his tongue. If he is unable to do so, then do with his heart, and that is the weakest level of faith (Imaan). (Sahih Muslim: 49)
Rabbana Atina Fid Dunya in Arabic
رَبَّنَا آتِنَا فِي الدُّنْيَا حَسَنَةً وَفِي الْآخِرَةِ حَسَنَةً وَقِنَا عَذَابَ النَّارِ
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