Where "haadhal amr" this matter appears, mention the affair for which you seek guidance X Research source Istikhara can be done for many different reasons and in several situations
Examples could include: X Research source• The English translation is, "I bear witness that there is no deity other than Allah alone; He is One; He has no partner and I bear witness that Muhammad Peace be upon Him is His chosen servant and true Messenger Repeat the prayer as many times and for as many days as you desire

صلاة الاستخارة .. حكمها

X Research source Seek advice from knowledgeable people when praying for guidance.

الصلاة : كيفية أدائها، شروطها، أنواعها
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صلاة الاستخارة
Salat al-Lail is a voluntary late night prayer
«المصلح»: لا وقت محددًا لصلاة الاستخارة.. وتفُضَّل وقت الأسحار وعقب الصلوات
Rather than wait for a miraculous, symbolic vision, you should reflect within to find answers and seek advice from those you find wise and knowledgeable
Perform Istikhara after Salat al-Fajr or Salat al-Lail Salat-al-Istikhara is a prayer of guidance recited during times of indecision
The master of the Day of Judgement For example, suppose you are deciding whether to take a new job

كيف أصلي صلاة الاستخارة ومتى

To perform Istikhara, you should first be cleansed, so perform if necessary.

دعاء الاستخارة الصحيح مكتوب
Say the Surah Fatiha once again, then recite the Surah al-Ikhlas
دعاء الاستخارة الصحيح مكتوب
صلاة الاستخارة
When you center yourself on an intention in prayer, you should say truthfully in your heart and mind that you are asking for guidance and need help