Abdominal pain is very common and we all experience it at some point. It is the pain you feel in your belly region, that is between your ribs and your pelvis. The pain in the abdomen may be coming from the organs of that area such as the stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, small intestine, and large intestine. Most of the time pain in the stomach is not serious and mostly resolves by itself. In some cases, it can be an indication of something serious.
Reasons For Stomach Pain
There are many reasons for the pain in the stomach. The pain may be related to digestion, injury, disease, or some infection. The pain may come from any of the organs in the abdominal area, or from the muscles or skin of your abdominal wall. Or it could be a result of the pain from the adjoining areas.
Most causes of the pain in the stomach are temporary and not very serious. It may be caused by digestive issues, menstruation, or a viral infection. Digestive issues include indigestion, gas, constipation, diarrhea, food allergies, and food poisoning.
The pain may be a result of irritation or infection in your organs, which can cause temporary inflammation. In women, pain can be a part of the female reproductive cycle. Menstrual cramps and ovulation pain are common in women. Sometimes the pain in the abdomen can be a sign of something very serious. It may be due to malfunctioning of any of the abdominal organs. The affected organ is recognized by the quadrant from which the pain arises.
Dua To Get Rid Of Stomach Pain
If you are a spiritual person then making a dua or prayer can be a big relief. If you focus your mind calmly on your creator, you can find a sense of peace with yourself. A healthy mind is necessary for the process of healing. Prayers give you the strength to overcome various hurdles such as debilitating pain or other diseases. Prayers or dua will help to stabilize your mind and removes distressing thoughts from your mind. This is very important in healing any kind of disease.
Medications alone won’t help you to overcome pain and distress. You need to have a positive mind clear from all distractions and intrusive thoughts. This enhances the process of healing. Strongly believe in healing miracles from the side of god. Have faith in your prayers and you will surely witness wonders.
Islam as a religion offers a lot of solutions for its followers to cure various ailments afflicting humanity. The messengers of Islam have taught many duas and practical methods that offer healing from various distressing ailments. The final prophet of Islam is Mohammed, peace be upon him. He has taught various healing methods through his teachings. Prophet Muhammed, peace be upon him, has revealed the Quran, the holy book of Islam.
Prophet has taught and his followers across the globe have strong faith in the verses of the Quran. Prophet Muhammed, peace be upon him, has taught that some Quranic verses have healing power. In the holy Quran, Allah asks the believers not to hesitate in asking for help. Nothing happens without His command, so you should ask for his help. In Surah Ghafir, Ayah 60, Allah asks believers to call upon him and says he will respond to those who pray.
In this article, we will look into some of the authentic duas for healing pain according to verified scriptures in Islam like the Quran and Hadith. These duas can be recited to relieve pain in the different parts of the body. You will feel comforting relief from pain in the head, stomach, leg, and other body parts. Recite these duas with strong faith. Strongly believe that you will get relief from pain after reciting these duas. Inshallah, you will get a fast recovery and can be back to good health quickly.
Whenever you are in pain recite the following dua – Laa feeha ghawlunw wa laa hum ‘anhaa yunzafoon (Surah As-Saffat 37:47). It means that “No bad effect is there in it, nor from it will they be intoxicated.” For getting relief from stomach pain, recite this ayat five times and blow on the stomach. Recite Durood Ibrahim or any other simple Durood three times before and after ayat. Also, recite Surah Lahab seven times. God willing, you will feel comfortable soon enough.
There is another dua that is often recited by Prophet whenever he is in distress – Ya hayyu ya qayyum, bi rahmatika astagheeth (O living, O Sustaining, in your kindness I seek relief). This dua is from At-Tirmidi, reported by Anas bin Malik. This is dua asking Allah for relief from pain and distress. Another hadith narrated by Ibn Abbas (who was the uncle of Prophet Muhammed, peace be upon him) says that during times of distress the Prophet would say La ilaha illallahu rabbul arshil azim, La ilaha illallahu rabbu samawati wa rabbul ard, rabbul arshil karim. This is cited in Sahih Bukhari, Book 80, Hadith 43.
For general pain in your body, it is recommended to put your hand on the part you feel the pain and recite this next dua. First, say Bismillah (meaning ‘in the name of Allah’) three times and wipe the area seven times while reciting each time, Audhu billahi wa qudratihi min sharri ma ajidu wa uhadhiru (From the evil that I see and that I fear, I take refuge with Allah and his power). This dua is cited from Sahih Muslim.
The next dua is from the Quran, which tells the story of Prophet Ayyub (Prophet Job). When he was under stress he prayed Annee massaniya addurru wa anta arhamu raahimeen (Indeed, adversity has touched me, and you are the most merciful of the merciful. This is from Surah Al Anbiya, Verse 83.
There is another dua for stomach ache. It goes like this – Bismillaahi arqeeka min kulli shay’in yu’dheeka, min sharri kulli nafsin aw ‘aynin haasid Allahu yashfeek, bismillahi arqeek. Recite this dua for stomach ache in the morning after the namaaz and you will start to feel relief from the pain in a few days. This dua for stomach aches is good for people who experience stomach aches regularly.
Surah Inshiqaq from the Quran is also useful in relieving stomach pain. For this, take ablution and recite Surah Inshiqaq three times and blow on some clean water. Then give this water to the patient to drink. Repeat this process regularly for eleven days. Patients must take the blown water all day and repeat the same process By God’s will, you can feel relief from stomach pain.
Stomach pain is also common during these periods. Recite the following dua frequently to get relief from stomach aches during periods – As’alullahu rabbal arshil alleemi anyashfiyani (I pray to Allah Almighty to heal me).
We all undergo different types of pain on a daily basis. These can make our life miserable. But proper faith in the God Almighty will help you to overcome these difficulties. In case of pain, you can recite the duas mentioned in this article. Some of these duas are for healing stomach pain and some of the duas can be recited for any pain you feel in your body. When you are in pain, do not feel down or do not feel disheartened. Believe that God is with you and you will surely find the cure for your ailments.
Dr. Elizabeth Novello
Dr. Elizabeth Novello specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. Her clients range across diverse age groups and she works closely with patients to develop a personalized treatment plan that takes into account the individual's medical history and the underlying cause of their pain. Dr. Elizabeth Novello also performs procedures such as lumbar punctures or nerve conduction studies. In addition to diagnosing and treating specific conditions, she focuses on helping patients manage chronic conditions and providing support for patients and their families.
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