1- It is recommended to say the supplication “Ya Shahid”. It is narrated that Almighty Allah will forgive one who says this supplicatory prayer at the ‘Arafat Night or on Friday nights:
2- It is recommended to repeat one thousand times the Ten Statements of Glorification (Tasbihat), which will be cited within the devotional rites of the ‘Arafat Day’.
3- It is recommended to say the supplication, dedicated to the ‘Arafat Day and the Friday nights and days, which begins with the following statement:
اللّهمّ من تعبّا و تهيا
4- It is highly recommended to visit the holy shrine of Imam Hussain (a.s.) at the land of Karbala’ and to reside there up to the ‘Eid al-Adha Day (the tenth of Dhu’l-Hijjah) so that Almighty Allah will save you from all evils of that year.
1- Perform bathing (Ghusl) on this day.
2- Visit the holy shrine of Imam Hussain (as).
3- Offer a two-unit prayer. This prayer should be offered outdoors and it should include confessions of sins.
4- Fast (those who aren’t affected by the weakness during prayer).
5- Recite Ten Statements of Glorification (Tasbihat of the Holy Prophet).
6- Repeat Surah al-Tawheed , Ayah al-Kursi and Salawat one hundred times.
7- Say the famous supplicatory prayer known as Dua Ummi-Dawud.
8- Say the prayer of Imam Hussain (a.s.) on the day of Arafah.