to the masjid
Allaah, place within my heart light; and upon my tongue light;
and within my ears light; and within my eyes light;
and place above me light; and beneath me light;
and on my right light; and on my left light;
and in front of me light; and behind me light;
and place light within my soul;
and augment light for me; and greaten light for me;
and grant me light and make me light.
O Allaah, bestow upon me light; and place light in my tendons;
and light in my flesh; and light in my blood;
and in light in my hair and light in my skin.
[O Allaah, place light for me in my grave and light in my
[And increase me with light and increase me with light and
increase me with light]
[And grant me light upon light]
All of these features are in al-Bukhaaree
11/116, #6316 and Muslim
1/526, 529 & 530, #763.
at-Tirmidhee, #3419, 5/483.
Related by al-Bukhaaree
in [al-Adab al-Mufrad] #695, pg. 258. al-Albaanee
declared its chain Saheeh
in [Saheeh al-Adab al-Mufrad] #536.
Ibn Hajar mentioned it in Fat.h al-Baaree and he ascribed
it to Ibn Abee 'Aasim in the book of ad-Du'aa. Refer to al-Fat.h
11/118. He said: "Thus, a total of twenty-five different
traits have been gathered in light of the various reports."