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What does Islam say about dreams?

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Allahumma Swalli Ala Sayyidina Muhammadin wa Ala Aali Sayyidina Muhammadin Wa Sallim


Narrated by: Anas bin Malik (R.A) and Abu Hurairah (R.A) 

Prophet (alaihiswalathu wa salam) said:”The dream of a believer is is one of the forty-six parts of Prophecy”

Sunan Ibn Majah Page 141, Vol 5 Darussalam Publications

Narrated by Abu Sa’eed Al Khudri (R.A) 3895 and Ibn Umar (R A)3897

The Messenger of Allah (alaihiswalathu wa salam) say

: “The dream of a righteous Muslim man is one of the seventy parts of Prophecy” Sunan Ibn Majah Page 142, Vol 5 Darussalam Publications 

Dreams are Three types:

It was narrated from Abu Hurairah (R.A) that the Prophet (alaihiswalathu wa salam) said:

“Dreams are of three types: Glad tidings from Allah,What is on a person’s mind, and frightening dreams from Satan. If anyone of you sees a dream that he likes, let him tell other if he wishes, but if he sees something that he dislikes, he should not tell anyone about it, and he should get up and perform prayer” (Sahih) Sunan Ibn Majah Vol 5 Page 146 Hadith 3906

SEEING PROPHET MUHAMMAD (alaihiswalathu wa salam) IN DREAM:
It was narrated from Abu Hurairah (R..A), Jabir (R.A) Abdullah (R.A) Abu Sa’eed Awn bin Abu juhaifah and Ibn Abbas, that Prophet (alaihiswalathu wa salam) said: “Whoever sees me in a dream has seen me in reality, for Satan cannot appear in my form”
Sunan Ibn Majah Vol 5, Page 144-145, Hadith Numbers: 3900,3901,3902,3903 (All Sahih) and 3904 Hasan (3905 Narrated ibn Abbas R.A)

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