What does « sallallahu alaihi wasallam » mean ?

Meaning of « salla allahu alayhi wasallam »

That means : may the peace of Allah and His blessings be upon him. This is one of the most important formulas for the muslim. Whoever prays once about the prophet, Allah prays on him 10 times, and so on without limit. The prayer of Allah is a mercy. The prayer of angels is a request for absolution of sins.

Here are the main spellings of this word :

  • sallallahu alaihi wasallam
  • salla allahu alayhi wasallam
  • sallallahu alaihi wasallam

How to pronounce « salla allahu alayhi wasallam » ?

The exact pronunciation is sallallahou 'alayhi wa sallam.

How to write « sallallahou 'alayhi wa sallam » in arabic ?

We write : صلى الله عليه وسلم

When to say « sallallahou 'alayhi wa sallam » ?

  • After reading, writing or hearing the name of the prophet muhammad
  • Anytime to do dhikr


List of Islamic expressions :

Wed 25 Jumada II
الأربعاء 25 جمادى الآخر


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