Because Prophet (saws) asked us to… and he only asked us what he did himself. So consider it as a sunnah as well (not just the way of prophet (saw) but of so many companions, successors and so on…). I have never come across memorization of any specific surah/ayaat except for this. "If anyone learns by heart the first ten verses of the Surah al-Kahf, he will be protected from the Dajjal." [Muslim]
List of authentic stories of the sahabah (online, apps, books, podcasts and lectures etc.) along with short stories of 5 famous male companions - like Abdullah bin Masood ( رضي الله عنه ), Abdullah bin Abbas ( رضي الله عنه ), Salman Farsi ( رضي الله عنه ), Abdullah bin Umar ( رضي الله عنه ), Zaid bin Thabit ( رضي الله عنه ) and 5 less-known male companions - like Abbad bin Bishr ( رضي الله عنه ), Abdullah bin Amr ( رضي الله عنه ), Abu Dahdaa ( رضي الله عنه ), Abu Aqil Ansari ( رضي الله عنه ), Julaybib ( رضي الله عنه )
Real Life Examples on Perspective Shift from the lives of Prophets in Islam (how to handle failure in life and turn it into success with the shift of mindset and tawakkal Allah). Prophet Adam (as), Nuh (as), Ibrahim (as) and Muhammad (saws). 4 out of many Prophetic examples in Islam on overcoming hardships.
This post is for sisters who are not yet married and struggling to cope with all that that entails, sisters who have to handle a lot of pressure from family and friends, and sisters who are tired of making du’a to finally be with...