Hadith on Supplication: The angels supplicate as you supplicate for others

December 1, 2011

Abu Darda reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is no Muslim servant who supplicates for his brother behind his back but that the angel says: And for you the same.”

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2732

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ أَبِي الدَّرْدَاءِ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم‏ مَا مِنْ عَبْدٍ مُسْلِمٍ يَدْعُو لأَخِيهِ بِظَهْرِ الْغَيْبِ إِلاَّ قَالَ الْمَلَكُ وَلَكَ بِمِثْلٍ

صحيح مسلم كتاب الذكر والدعاء والتوبة والاستغفار باب فضل الدعاء للمسلمين بظهر الغيب 2732