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What is the benefit of praying istikhaarah when things are already decreed?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in the Divine Will and Decree, Prayer Asking for Guidance, Supplication.

With regard to praying istikhaarah: it crosses one’s mind sometimes: What is the benefit of asking, supplicating and striving, when the decree of Allaah is what will come to pass?.   Praise be to Allaah.Allaah has made du’aa’ a means of attaining what one wants. The Lord enjoins it, as He says: “And your Lord • Read More »