Dua for Expressing Shukr for the Favours of Allah Upon Us and Our Parents
قَالَ رَبِّ أَوْزِعْنِي أَنْ أَشْكُرَ نِعْمَتَكَ الَّتِي أَنْعَمْتَ عَلَيَّ وَعَلَىٰ وَالِدَيَّ وَأَنْ أَعْمَلَ صَالِحًا تَرْضَاهُ وَأَصْلِحْ لِي فِي ذُرِّيَّتِي
My Lord, enable me to be grateful for Your favour which You have bestowed upon me and upon my parents and that I do righteous deeds which You will be pleased with and reform for me my children ~ Surah Al Ahqaaf 46:15
A person who supplicates to Allah with the Dua in the above Verse, is asking Allah for 3 Important things that are essential for true happiness and success in his life ; 1 . Allah Ta’ala must grant one the ability to make Shukr upon the Bounties HE bestows upon one. 2. Allah Ta’ala must give one the ability of obeying Him by doing pious deeds that will please Him. 3. Allah Ta’ala must grant righteousness and piety to one’s progeny.