Benefits of reciting Surah al-A’ala (The Most High)

By |2018-02-18T05:46:08+00:00May 19th, 2017|

Last updated on February 18th, 2018 at 05:46 am

Al-A’la describes the Islamic view of existence, the Oneness of Allah, and Divine revelation, additionally mentioning rewards and punishments. Mankind often hides things from each other and from themselves as well. The sura reminds us that Allah knows the things that are declared and things that lie hidden. The final verse of this Sura affirms that a similar message was also revealed to Abraham and Moses in their scriptures.

Surat Al-A’lā is among the most recited suras in the Jummah and Witr prayers.

This sura is a Al-Musabbihat sura because it begins with the glorification of Allah.

Benefits of reciting Surah al-A’ala

  • It is narrated that the reciter of this Surah will get the reward equal to ten times the number of letters in the divine books that were revealed to the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.), Prophet Ibrahim (a.s.) and Prophet Musa (a.s.).
  • It is also said that in the hereafter, he will be told to enter Jannah through whichever door he pleases.
  • Imam Ali (a.s.) used to recite this surah often in his compulsory prayers.
  • Surah al-A’ala is also good for relieving ear pains and other ailments.

Read also:

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qari’ah (The Terrible Calamity)

Benefits of reciting Surah adh-Dhuha ( The Brightness)

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Bayyinah (The Clear Evidence)

One Comment

  1. Fawzia August 20, 2018 at 3:44 am - Reply

    Salam. Is there any other quranic dua for rizq besides sura Waqiah?
    Please give me dua against enemies.

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