METHOD OF MAKING ISTIKHAARA
Question: What is the method of making Istikhaara?
Answer: The easiest procedure of Istikhaara is as follows: perform Esha Salaah with fresh wudhu. Recite Darood Shareef 11 times with absolute concentration and devotion. Then, recite the Tasmiah (Bismillah) 100 times followed by Sura Alam Nashrah 70 times. Terminate this procedure with 11 Darood Shareef. Now, blow on the palms of your hand and rub them on your face. After completing the above-mentioned actions, make the following Dua in the Bargaah of Almighty Allah: “O Allah! I seek your command in whatever I intend doing. Please inform me of your decision in my dream or through any other secret sign, whether I should proceed or not”. After the Dua read this Darood Shareef 100 times: