Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُون

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) The one perpetual reality of all of humankind is that one has to die thus will every other person. And this is exactly what Allah teaches us in the dua Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,). In this Online Quran Live Article we going to discuss about Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) in detail.

This has been valid starting from the dawn of mankind and will be till the end as it has been properly declared in Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) demise is the one general inevitable shared characteristic. Rich or poor, virtuoso or idiotic, everybody will parish. The Quran tells the Muslim this accurate message,

“Wherever you may be, death will overtake you, even if you should be within towers of lofty construction.” (4:78)

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon- We carry on with our day-to-day routine and don’t consider it. In any case, others, keep this idea at the front. Certain individuals might say that is exceptionally bleak or that it’s not great for mental prosperity. I would deviate, it relies on how you use the idea. It very well might be strange yet contemplating your mortality can be utilized as an apparatus, mental jiu jitsu of sorts. Let’s know that what Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) actually means? When we should say Innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,)? There are answers to every of your questions regarding Inna lillahiwa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,)

When do we say Istirja, INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON?

“Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un” (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) is also called istirja.

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) isn’t simply said at the passing of an individual. Nabi sallalahu alaihe wa sallam used to say this at whatever point he experienced any difficulty.

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un as Condolence at death of a Muslim:

It is mustahab (alluring) to mourn with the group of the dead in words like these; “May Allah pardon and show kindness toward the dead! May He neglect his slips! and May he make all of you get through the serious misfortune quietly and may He reward you all against this despondency and torment.”Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un” (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,)

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON as Condolence

Inna lillahi wa inallah-e-rajioon IN hardship:

Reference to saying Inna lillahi wa inallah-e-raji’oon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) in face of any trouble is found in the hadith:

Sayyiduna Husayn ibn Ali radi allahu anhu portrayed that the Prophet sallalahu alaihe wa sallam said,

a Muslim man or lady experiences a difficulty and reviews it, even after a significant stretch of time and says:(We have a place with Allah and to Him is our return). Allah, Blessed and Exalted, recharges a prize at whatever point it is said like the award for it on the day he was afflicted (mishkat 1759)

وَعَنِ الْحُسَيْنِ بْنِ عَلِيٍّ عَنِ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ: «مَا مِنْ مُسْلِمٍ وَلَا مُسْلِمَةٍ يُصَابُ بِمُصِيبَةٍ فَيَذْكُرُهَا وَإِنْ طَالَ عَهْدُهَا فَيُحْدِثُ لِذَلِكَ اسْتِرْجَاعًا إِلَّا جَدَّدَ اللَّهُ تَبَارَكَ وَتَعَالَى لَهُ عِنْدَ ذَلِكَ فَأَعْطَاهُ مِثْلَ أَجْرِهَا يَوْمَ أُصِيبَ بِهَا» . رَوَاهُ أَحْمَدُ وَالْبَيْهَقِيُّ فِي شعب الْإِيمَان

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON

We can say Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi rajioon even when our sandal breaks:

Bayhaqi is shaubul iman says, also mentioned in Mishkat:

عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ: قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ: «إِذَا انْقَطَعَ شِسْعُ أَحَدِكُمْ فَلْيَسْتَرْجِعْ فَإِنَّهُ مِنَ المصائب» . رَوَاهُ الْبَيْهَقِيّ فِي شعب الْإِيمَان

Abu Huraira reported God’s messenger as saying, “When the thong of someone’s sandal breaks, he should say, ‘We belong to God and to Him do we return,’ for it is one of the calamities.”

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON reference in Quran:

ٱلَّذِينَ إِذَآ أَصَـٰبَتْهُم مُّصِيبَةٌ قَالُوٓا۟ إِنَّا لِلَّهِ وَإِنَّآ إِلَيْهِ رَٰجِعُونَ

Who, when faced with a disaster, say, “Surely to Allah we belong and to Him we will all return.”(2:156)

‘Saying Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) doesn’t imply the simple creation of an assertion. It implies an explanation which is join by a profound feeling in one’s heart: ‘To Allah do we have a place.’ This being along these lines, a man will undoubtedly imagine that anything has been forfeited for God has truth be told achieve its genuine end. For it has been spent in the method of the One to whom all things really have a place. Also, it is to Him that we are bound to return’ alludes to the way that man won’t remain always in this world and will return, eventually, to God.

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Innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun reference from hadith:

Hadith of Umm salama on Innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun 

Umar bin Abu Salamah narrated from his mother, Umm Salamah, that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: “When a calamity strikes one of you, then let him say Innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) ‘Indeed, to Allah we belong and to Him we shall return. O Allah, I seek reward with You for my affliction, so reward me for it, and replace it for me with something better Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon, (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) Allāhumma `indaka aḥtasibu muṣībatī fa’jurnī fīhā wa abdilnī minhā khair).’” When the time of death was near Abu Salamah, he said: ‘O Allah, replace me for my wife, with better than me.” So when he died, Umm Salamah said: “Indeed, to Allah we belong and to Him we shall return. I seek reward with Allah for my affliction, so reward me for it.”Jami` at-Tirmidhi 3511

إِنّا للهِ وَإِنَا إِلَـيْهِ راجِعـون ، اللهُـمِّ اْجُـرْني في مُصـيبَتي، وَاخْلُـفْ لي خَيْـراً مِنْـها

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) Allāhumma-jurni fī muṣībatī wa ‘khluf lī khayran minhā.

We are from Allah and unto Him we return. O Allah take me out of my plight and bring to me after it something better.Hisn al-Muslim 154

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un Another Narration

Narrated Umm Salamah: The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) as saying: When one of you is afflicted with a calamity, he should say: “We belong to Allah, and to Him we do return.” O Allah, I expect reward from Thee from this affliction, so give me reward for it, and give me a better compensation. Sunan Abi Dawud 3119

It was narrate from Umm Salamah that Abu Salamah told her that he heard the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) say:“There is no Muslim who is stricken with a calamity and reacts by saying as Allah has commanded: ‘Inna lillahi, wa inna ilayhi raji’un (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,). Allahumma indaka ahtasabtu musibati, fajurni fiha, wa ‘awwidni minha (Truly, to Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return.

O Allah, with You I seek reward for my calamity, so reward me for it and compensate me),’ but Allah will reward him for that and compensate him with something better than it.” She said: “When Abu Salamah died, I remembered what he had told me from the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) and I said: ‘‘ Inna lillahiwa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,). Allahumma indaka ahtasabtu musibati, fajurni alaiha (Truly, to Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return.

O Allah, with You I seek reward for my calamity, so reward me for it).’ But when I wanted to say wa ‘awwidni minha (and compensate me with better), I said to myself: ‘How can I be compensate with something better than Abu Salamah?’ Then I said it, and Allah compensated me with Muhammad (ﷺ) and rewarded me for my calamity.” (Sunan Ibn Majah 1598)

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI raji’un meaning In Arabic:

In Arabic this phrase is written,

إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ‎

Here are the different spelling varieties of Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,), there isn’t one acknowledge or right adaptation. These are only the English literal interpretation of the Arabic text. The one utilized ought to be the one that most precisely mirrors the articulation in Arabic.

  • Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un (most commonly used).
  • innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun
  • Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajioon
  • inna lillahi wa inallah rajioon
  • Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji un
  • inna lillahi wa inallah-e-raji’oon
  • ina lilah waina allah rajiun

The above transliterations of Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) should help with pronunciation, but you can also listen to the mp3 audio file to get it just right.

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON Meaning In English:

The translation of this phrase INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) is “Indeed, to Allah we belong and to Allah we shall return.” The origin of this dua or saying comes from the Quran, Surah Baqarah ayah 156

Inna – meaning Indeed, truly, surely or ‘verily, we’. 
Li-llahi – We belong to Allah.
Wa Inna – Wa meaning “and” and inna again meaning “indeed, we”
ilayhi – towards him.
Rajioon – Will Return.

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un Meaning In Urdu:

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un in Urdu text as follows:

بے شک ہم اللہ کیلئے ہیں اور ہمیں اسی کی طرف لوٹنا ہے۔

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON Meaning In Tamil:

Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُون) in Tamil language can be translate like:

நாம் அல்லாஹ்வுக்கே உரியவர்கள், அவனிடமே திரும்புவோம்

INNA LILLAHIWA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON Meaning In Hindi:

Inna lillahiwa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُون) in Hindi can be write as follows:

हम अल्लाह के हैं और उसी की ओर लौटेंगे

INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON Final Words

The full Ayat in Surah Baqarah 155-157,

“And We will surely test you with something of fear and hunger and a loss of wealth and lives and fruits. But give good tidings to the patient, who, when disaster strikes them, say, “Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,)”. Those are the ones upon whom are blessings from their Lord and mercy. And it is those who are the [rightly] guided.”

Comprehend saying Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) isn’t simply a making of an assertion. The request, whenever said with unadulterated expectation, is join by a profound feeling of one’s heart. “To Allah we have a place”. On the off chance that the individual in question trusts this to be valid. It definitely should devote their life on this planet to satisfy movements of every kind with the possibility of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, the one to whom all things have a place. We are completely bound to get back to him. This 70 something year life expectancy on planet earth is short and impermanent. The akhirah is where we will spend time everlasting.

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon Conclusion

In conclusion, inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,) ought not be restrict just after hearing insight about somebody’s dying. It ought to be a dua to remind ourselves during troublesome times to endeavor for the sake of Allah. The elective life is one of self-glorification importance gathering riches, influence, reputation yet they will before long understand this will be brief. And similarly as fast he got his abundance, he will lose it. These things You can not take to the grave. This is an illustration we would rather not learn late throughout everyday life.

“Every soul will taste death. And We test you with evil and with good as trial; and to Us you will be return.” (21:35)

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (FAQs)

Q1- When to say inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi rajioon?

When Muslims hear of a death. We say Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un – We belong to God, and to him we return.

Q2- What does Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un mean?

Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi raji’un (Arabic: إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ, ʾinnā li-llāhi wa-ʾinna ʾilayhi rājiʿūna), also known as Istirja (Arabic: ٱسْتِرْجَاع, ʾIstirjāʿ), is a Quranic command for Muslims, mentioned in the second surah of the Quran,[a] and meaning “Verily we belong to Allah and verily to him do we return.”

Q3- Is it OK to say Inna Lillahi Wa Inna ilayhi rajioon?

Inna lillaahi wa inna ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا ِلِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ,)! Yeah, sure we say this statement when someone dies. Also some of us may say this sentence when they lose something, suffer a setback or harm.29-Dec-2020

Q4- How do you write Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi rajioon in Arabic?

Borrowed from Arabic إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ‎ (Inna lillahiwa Inna ilayhi rajioon).

Q5- What do you say when someone says Inna Lillahi?

If the other person knew the deceased and is grieving too, you can acknowledge that by also responding. “This must be hard for you, too.”

Q6- Is Inna Lillahi Wa Inna ilayhi rajioon a dua?

Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon (إِنَّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُون) is full dua that reminds us we return to Allah on the day of judgment. And everything around us belongs to Him. every single thing on earth shall taste death.

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