Dua when entering the house is a powerful dua that protects you from all types of dangers while entering your home.
You will be happy to know that by doing so you are actually getting many more benefits than what you can imagine.
Dua For Entering Home in Arabic
The Dua for entering home in Arabic text can be written as,
بِسْـمِ اللّهِ وَلَجْنـَا، وَبِسْـمِ اللّهِ خَـرَجْنـَا، وَعَلَـى رَبِّنـَا تَوَكّلْـنَا.
Bismil-lahi walajna, wabismil-lahi kharajna, wa ala rabbina tawakkalna.
Dua For Entering The House in English
The translation of Dua for entering house in English is as follows,
In the name of Allah we enter and in the name of Allah we leave, and upon our Lord we place our trust.
Hadith On Dua For Entering The House
Remembrance of Allaah when entering the home: Jaabir ibn Abdullaah, may Allah be pleased with him, reported that he heard the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, say:
If a person enters their home and remembers Allaah when entering and when eating, Satan says:
There is no refuge or food for you here today, and if they enter but do not remember Allaah the Exalted when entering, Satan says: You have a place to sleep,’ and if they do not remember Allaah when eating, Satan says: You have somewhere to sleep and something to eat.
Reported by Muslim 2018.
An-Nawawi, may Allaah have mercy on him, said:
Meaning, Satan tells these things to his brothers, helpers, and companions.
An-Nawawi (may Allah have mercy on him) said also said in his book, kitab azkar:
It is mustahabb to say Bismillah when entering the house, and to remember Allah, may He be exalted a great deal, and to give the greeting of salam, whether there are any humans in the house or not, because Allah, may He be exalted, says (interpretation of the meaning):
But when you enter houses, give greetings of peace upon each other – a greeting from Allah, blessed and good [Surah an-Nur 24:61].
This Hadeeth contains a recommendation that one remember Allaah the Exalted when entering the home and when eating.
Ibn `Uthaymeen, may Allaah have mercy on him, said: This Hadeeth contains urging that a person should, when entering their home, remember the name of Allaah.
The supplication that is narrated for this is:
In the Name of Allaah we enter, in the Name of Allaah we exit, and on Allaah, our Lord, we rely. O Allaah, I ask You for the best of entering and the best of exiting
Then, they should use the Siwaak (wooden toothbrush), because whenever the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, would enter his home, he would begin with using the Siwaak.
Then would say greetings of peace to his family.
As for at the time of eating, he, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, used to say:
In the Name of Allaah [Bismillaah],’ and that would protect the person from having the cursed Satan have a place to stay or something to eat.
If they mention the Name of Allaah when entering, but not when eating, Satan partakes in their meal.
If they mention the Name of Allaah when eating, but not when entering, Satan partakes in taking residence, but not in eating.
If they mention the Name of Allaah the Exalted when entering and when eating, Satan has no place of residence and nothing to eat.
It’s so easy to rush around during the day, but it’s important to take a moment to pause and reflect when you walk through your front door at the end of the day.
The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) taught us that we should say dua or supplications every time we enter our homes, and that this would help remind us of Allah and help protect us from shaitan.
The importance of the supplication for entering the house.
Every thing we do in our religion benefits us and thr society, and each matter has a clear importance, including what we know its importance and what we do not know.
- Peace and blessings of Allah will be upon your family.
- Allah will send blessings in their food, clothing and health. The devils come out of your house will not spend the night with you, so in the remembrance of Allah the devil despaired of the Muslim and did not approach him.
- The tongue of a Muslim always remains moist with the remembrance of Allah, for remembrance is one of the most beloved acts of worship to God Almighty. Feeling with God at all times.