Al Fatiha (The Opener)


1. Bismillaahir Rahmaanir Raheem


بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ


In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.



2. Alhamdu lillaahi Rabbil 'aalameen


الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِينَ


Praise be to Allah, the Cherisher and Sustainer of the worlds;



3. Ar-Rahmaanir-Raheem


الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ


Most Gracious, Most Merciful



4. Maaliki Yawmid-Deen


مَالِكِ يَوْمِ الدِّينِ


Master of the Day of Judgment.



5. Iyyaaka na'budu wa lyyaaka nasta'een


إِيَّاكَ نَعْبُدُ وَإِيَّاكَ نَسْتَعِينُ


Thee do we worship, and Thine aid we seek.



6. Ihdinas-Siraatal-Mustaqeem


اهْدِنَا الصِّرَاطَ الْمُسْتَقِيمَ


Show us the straight way,



7. Siraatal-lazeena an'amta 'alaihim ghayril-maghdoobi 'alaihim wa lad-daaalleen


صِرَاطَ الَّذِينَ أَنْعَمْتَ عَلَيْهِمْ غَيْرِ الْمَغْضُوبِ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا الضَّالِّينَ


The way of those on whom Thou hast bestowed Thy Grace, those whose (portion) is not wrath, and who go not astray.