Benefits of Surah an-Nasr

Benefits of reciting Surah an-Nasr (The Assistance)  

Sūrat an-Naṣr (Arabic: سورة النصر‎, “Divine Support”) is the 110th surah of the Qur’an with 3 ayat. An-Nasr translates to English as both “the victory” and “the help or assistance”. It is the third shortest surah after Al-Asr and Al-Kawthar by number of ayat. Surah Al-Ikhlaas (112) actually has fewer words in Arabic than Surah An-Nasr, yet it has four ayat. Benefits of reciting Surah an-Nasr (The Assistance) …

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Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qasas

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qasas (The Narrative)

Surah al-Qasas (Arabic: سورة القصص‎, “The Stories”) is the 28th sura of the Qur’an with 88 ayat. According to Ibn Kathir’s commentary, the Surah takes its name from verse 25 in which the word Al-Qasas occurs. Lexically, qasas means to relate events in their proper sequence. Thus, from the view- point of the meaning too, this word can be a …

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Benefits of reciting Surah an-Naba

Benefits of reciting Surah an-Naba (The Great Event)

Surah an-Naba (Arabic: سورة النبأ‎, “The Tidings”, “The Announcement”) is the seventy-eighth chapter (sura) of the Quran with 40 verses. Its forty verses are divided into two equal parts of twenty verses each. The first twenty are filled with the wonders of the worldly creation (the earth, plants, the peace of night shared by loving couples, the mountains, and …

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Benefits of reciting Surah an-Najm

Benefits of reciting Surah an-Najm (The Star)

Surah an-Najm (Arabic: سورة النجم‎, “The Star”) is the 53rd sura of the Qur’an with 62 ayat. The surah that opens with the oath of the Divine One swearing by every one of the stars, as they descend and disappear beneath the horizon, that Muḥammad is indeed God’s awaited Messenger. It takes its name from Ayat#1, which mentions “the stars” (najm). The surah …

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Benefits of reciting Surah an-Nur

Benefits of reciting Surah an-Nur (The Light)

 Surah an-Nur begins with various explanations and decrees on or relating to corrupt sexual acts, family law, and specifications on the giving of testimony. Foremost amongst these rulings is God’s punishment for adultery. This section ends with the pronouncement that good men and women should be paired together, as should corrupt men and corrupt women. This …

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Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qiyamah

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qiyamah (The Resurrection)

Surah al-Qiyamah contains 40 ayaat and it is ‘makki’ (Which means it was revealed in Mecca). Below art the Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qiyamah: It is narrated from the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.) that the person who recites this surah will be counted from among those who believed in the Day of Judgement and his face will …

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Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qalam

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Qalam (The Pen)  

Surah al-Qalam (Arabic: سورة القلم‎, “The Pen”) is the sixty-eighth sura of the Qur’an with 52 ayat. The Surat describes Allah‘s justice and the judgment day. Three important themes of this Surah are a response to the opponents objections, warning and admonition to the disbelievers, and exhortation of patience to the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Chronologically, this is the first appearance of any of …

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Benefits of reciting Surah al-Mumtahanah

Benefits of reciting Surah al-Mumtahanah (The Examined One)

Surah al-Mumtahanah was revealed in Makkah and it contains 13 verses. Below are the benefits of reciting this surah: It is narrated from Imam Ali Zainul Abideen (a.s.) that if a person recites this surah in any of his prayers (salaat), his heart will become filled with faith and belief. On the Day of Judgement, …

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