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An Invocation For Inflammation Of The Eyes

From Abu ‘Abd Allah al-Sadiq, peace be upon him, that he [the narrator] said: A man complained about his eyes. He [al-Sadiq] said: “What about the three ingredients?” The man said to him: “O son of the Messenger of Allah, what are the three ingredients, may my father and mother be your sacrifice?” He replied: “Aloe (al-sabir), myrrh (al-murr), and camphor (al-kafur).”

Muhammad b. al-Muthanna narrated from Muhammad b. ‘Isa from 'Amr b. Abu al-Miqdam from Jabir from al-Baqir, peace be upon him, who said: ‘When the Prophet, blessings of Allah on him and his family, or one of his family, or one of his companions suffered from inflammation of the eyes, he prayed this prayer: “O Allah, grant me my hearing and my sight and make them my heirs, and help me against the one who oppresses me, and give me my revenge of him.”’

From Abu ‘Abd Allah al-Sadiq, peace be upon him, that he said: “[Applying] kohl (al-kuhl) at night makes the mouth fragrant.”

From Jabir b. Khaddash from ‘Abd Allah b. Maymun al-Qaddah from Abu ‘Abd Allah from his father, peace be upon him, who said: “The Prophet, blessings of Allah on him and his family, had a container of kohl, and he would apply three strokes of kohl from it on each eye every night before sleeping.”