In the name of All āh, most Gracious, most Merciful.

Praise be to All āh and salutations upon His Slaves whom He has Chosen.

This question has become increasingly [common nowadays] about the visions among the People of the State (arbāb al-ahwāl) of the Prophet sallallāhu `alayhi wa-sallam whilst awake; a group in our times - those who have no foothold in religious knowledge have vehemently refused and are astonished at this; they also claim that it is an impossible (mustahil) thing.

Seeing the Prophet Whilst Awake
Imām Jalāluddīn al-Suyūtī