The power of supplication

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Reference: Siyar A’laam an-Nubalaa – Volume 5, Page 189

Sulaym ibn ‘Aamir said:

I entered upon al-Jarraah, and he raised his hands, and [likewise] the leaders [around him too] raised their hands – and they remained [like this] for a long while. He (al-Jarraah) then said to me:

O Abaa Yahyaa, do you know what we were doing (supplicating for)?

I replied: No; I found you all intensely engaged [in supplication], so I raised my hands [in supplication] with you all.

He (al-Jarraah) said: We asked Allaah to bless us with martyrdom.

And by Allaah, none of them remained in that battle until each one of them attained martyrdom.

Abu 'Abdullaah, Mohammed Akhtar Chaudhry

About Abu 'Abdullaah, Mohammed Akhtar Chaudhry

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.