Powerful Dua to make Allah forgive you From Quran and Sunaah


The “Dua to Make Allah Forgive You “we gave in this article has helped thousands of people. People have asked Allah SWT for forgiveness for their sins and have received Allah’s mercy. 

Even today, this dua is a blessing for our Muslim brothers and sisters.

Who does not sin in this world? Knowingly and unknowingly, people become partners in many such sins, which makes Allah Tala very angry with them. 

Due to these sins, Allah (SWT) does not accept any of their prayers, and their lives gradually become sore. 

They start cursing their fate, saying that they work hard all the time and pray, yet Allah (SWT) does not look at them with mercy and does not accept their prayers. 

If you also find yourself standing where none of your prayers are being accepted, it is possible that somewhere in your life, you have committed some sins, due to which Allah (SWT) is angry with you.

However, today, through this article, we will provide you with a powerful prayer through which you can ask Allah Tala for forgiveness for your sins. 

Till now, thousands of people have tried this prayer and have received surprising results. You can also be one of them.

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Follow some rules before starting this Dua

To ensure effectiveness, performing a dua for forgiveness (istighfar) in Islam involves certain manners and rules. 

Here are some key steps to follow before starting the dua:

  1. Sincere Intention (Niyyah):
    • Ensure you intend to seek Allah’s forgiveness and not for worldly gain.
  2. Cleanliness (Taharah):
    • Perform Wudu (ablution) to be in a state of physical purity.
    • Wear clean clothes and find a clean place to make the dua.
  3. Facing the Qibla:
    • Face the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca (Qibla) while making the dua, if possible.
  4. Start with praise and Salawat:
    • Begin your dua by praising Allah (e.g., “Alhamdulillah” or “SubhanAllah”) and sending blessings upon the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) (e.g., “Allahumma salli ‘ala Muhammad”).
  5. Be humble and sincere.
    • Approach Allah SWT with humility and a sincere heart, admit your mistakes, and genuinely seek His forgiveness.
  6. Repentance (Tawbah):
    • Express honest regret for your sins and firmly intend not to repeat them.
    • If you have wronged someone, seek their forgiveness as well.
  7. Use Specific Duas:
    • You can use specific duas from the Quran and Hadith for seeking forgiveness, such as:
      • Astaghfirullah (I seek forgiveness from Allah).
      • “Rabbighfirli warhamni wa tub ‘alayya innaka anta at-tawwabur-rahim” (My Lord, forgive me, have mercy upon me, and accept my repentance.). Indeed, you are the accepting of repentance, the merciful.
  8. Be Consistent:
    • Make the dua regularly, particularly when duas are more likely to be accepted during the last third of the night, after obligatory prayers, and on Fridays.
  9. Trust and Patience:
    • Have complete trust in Allah’s mercy and forgiveness. Be patient and constant in your dua.

A powerful dua to make Allah forgive you

The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) recommended and frequently used a powerful dua for seeking Allah’s forgiveness.

Here is one such dua known as “Sayyidul Istighfar” (The Master of Forgiveness):


Allahumma anta rabbi la ilaha illa anta, khalaqtani wa ana abduka, wa ana ‘ala ahdika wa wa’dika ma istata’tu, a’udhu bika min sharri ma sana’tu, abu’u laka bini’matika ‘alayya, wa abu’u laka bidhanbi, faghfir li, fa’innahu la yaghfiru adhdhunuba illa anta.


O Allah, You are my Lord; no deity exists except You. You created me, and I am Your servant. I am adhering to Your covenant and promise as best as possible. I seek refuge in You from the evil of what I have done. I acknowledge Your favor upon me and my sin, so forgive me. Verily, no one can forgive sin except You.

The dua known as “Sayyidul Istighfar” (The Master of Forgiveness) is referenced in the Hadith collections of Sahih Al-Bukhari and Sahih Muslim. 

This dua is considered highly effective for seeking Allah’s forgiveness. Here is the reference for the dua:

Reference from Sahih Al-Bukhari

Hadith: Narrated Shaddad bin Aus (may Allah be pleased with him):

The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said: “The most superior way of asking for forgiveness from Allah is: [Sayyidul Istighfar]…” He then recited the full dua.

Source: Sahih Al-Bukhari, Book 80, Hadith 3.
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5 Easy Steps to Perform dua to make Allah forgive you:

  1. First, purify yourself (Taharah).
  2. Read Durood Sharif 11 times.
  3. Then, read Surah Al-Fatiha twice.
  4. Recite “Sayyidul Istighfar” 435 times.
  5. Finally, pray to Allah SWT in your own words to forgive you.

You must follow this method regularly for 15 days. 

InshaAllah, if you perform this method with complete faith in Allah SWT, you will notice positive responses from day one.

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Benefits of Performing Dua to Make Allah Forgive You

  1. Asking Allah for forgiveness will purify your soul and remove the burden of sin, making you feel closer to Allah.
  2. If you regularly recite our given duas, you will receive mercy and blessings from Allah, improving your life overall and increasing your happiness.
  3. If you repent and ask Allah Ta’ala for forgiveness, the chances of your prayer being accepted will be higher because sins hinder the acceptance of prayers.
  4. By constantly asking Allah for forgiveness for your sins, you strong and deepen your relationship with Allah Ta’ala, which makes Allah look upon you with kindness.
  5. If you ask Allah for forgiveness through prayer, you will feel positive and like doing all your work.


Ultimately, this article tells you that if you have committed any sin, knowingly or unknowingly, you should ask Allah for forgiveness. 

Allah is so noble that if you ask for forgiveness through our prayers, Allah will forgive your sins, and whatever anger he has against you will end. 

You have to perform the prayers we give with complete faith in Allah SWT, according to the rules we provide, in a reasonable manner. 

You always have to remember that nothing is complicated for Allah, Tala.

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