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7 Most Powerful Surahs Of The Holy Quran

By December 13, 2022No Comments
Most Powerful Surahs Of The Holy Quran

The Holy Quran is the code for Muslims on which our life is structured. All Muslims follow the guidelines of the Holy Quran for dealing with all personal, occupational, and religious matters. It is the pathway of virtue with great rewards in it. The Holy Quran has 114 surahs. Every surah has meanings, events, past events, judgment day warnings, explanations on Prophets, dhikr of Jinn, Creations of the world till the end, and a lot more. 

Some surahs are explaining the canonical literature, while some other chapters are addressing the Islamic ideals of beauty, forgiveness, blessings, and protection. In addition, each surah is addressed in its contexts that have a background that is efficacious and powerful. 

The Holy Quran is the last manuscript, and the sculpture descends from Allah on our last prophet SAW. On the 27th of Ramadan, Quran Majeed Furqan-e-Hameed was completed. The revelations have their events, messages, and importance that are also preached in the Quran. 

However, the Quran is structured with chapters. Every surah has its blessings, importance, and value in Islam. But, few of them are going to address in the article what is known as the most powerful surahs. We are listed down the efficacious most powerful surahs in the Quran. 

Most Powerful Surahs In The Quran

Surah Fatiha – Cure For Everything -Most Powerful Surah

Did you know when we started the recitation of the holy Quran seeking the refuge of ALLAH from shaytan, that will never indulge us in bad behavior, and dirty thinking that could push us away from the right path? So, the surah Fatiha comes on with the greatest benefits. It has efficacious power and holds the cure for every illness. 

In hadith in Bukhari Sharif stated:

30 companions were passing by the village, and one of the people was bitten by a snake. They said that if there was anyone that could cure someone of snake poison. One of the people recited surah al Fatiha and blew it on the affected part. With the blessings of Allah, as the surah is recited the person got healed from this. 

Moreover, the greatness of the surah Fatiha is explained by Hazrat Muhammad SAW. He said to his companion Abu Sa’id to tell him the greatest surah before Abu Sa’id was leaving the mosque. When Hazrat Muhammad SAW was about to leave the mosque, his companion said.

Didn’t you say to me that I was teaching you the greatest surah of the Holy Quran? On that Prophet replied:

“Alhamdulillah Rabbi-l-Alamin (i.e. Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the worlds) which is Al-Sab’a Al-Mathani (i.e. seven repeatedly recited Verses) and the Grand Quran which has been given to me”. (Sahih Al-Bukhari).

  • Surah Al Fatiha has the cure by Allah’s will. 
  • Reciting surah Al Fatiha will heal the person from any kind of illness. 
  • The powerful surah of the holy Quran has the light of the heavens. 
  • Surah al Fatiha is known as the mother of Quran. (Umm al-Quran).
  • No surah like this has been revealed in Torah or Zabur, or it has the highest length in the light of the Quran for all Muslims. 
  • If this surah is recited in hard times, then it will make it easy for the person. And the person will be safeguarded from calamities. 
  • The most powerful surah in the Holy Quran, if it is recited before sleeping, then the person will be safe from fears, and anxiety, and be safeguarded from everything that can harm him except death. 
  • It is also known as surah shifa, which will give health to the ill person. 
  • It is a medicine and those who will recite will get instant recovery from disease. 
  • Recite it once, the person will get the equivalent reward of two-thirds of the Quran. 

2. Surah Al Ikhlas

Another most powerful surah in the Holy Quran is surah Ikhlas. The meaning of this surah is purity and refining. This is the only surah that affirms the concept of Allah’s oneness, from all types of idolatry and polytheism. This surah is the foundation of Islam. That is built on the absolute belief in Allah’s oneness. It consists of 4 ayahs. 

There are amazing benefits that you can get from the commencement and recitation of this surah. 

  • If the person recites the surah 100 times, his 25 years of sins will be forgiven by Allah. How blessed this surah is. That will allow us to release our sins. 
  • If the person will constantly reads this surah, then Allah almighty will give the person a calm, and peaceful heart. In this highly tough world, everyone is striving for peace. Then its recitation will be the doorway to finding your peace. 
  • This is the most powerful surah that will increase the rizq. If you add the recitation of surah al ikhlas in daily practice. Allah will open up the gate of Rizk on you. 
  • If you will recite this surah daily, then Allah will give you unending wealth. 
  • The recitation of surah Al ikhlas 10 times at night, will be bestowed with a palace in the world and hereafter. 

Our beloved prophet Hazrat Muhammad SAW said: by him in whose hands my life is, the surah ikhlas is equal to one-third of the Quran”

3. Surah Yaseen- Most Powerful Surah

According to some hadith, the surah Yaseen is known as the heart of the Quran. (Tirmidhi 2887). most powerful surahs in the Quran, the whole Quran recitation is beneficial but few of the chapters have the most powerful ayats. Hazrat Muhammad SAW said that: surely, everything has a heart and the heart of the Quran is surah Yaseen. I would love it if this surah got a place in every person’s heart. Tafsir-al- Sabuni Vol.2.

Any Muslim who will surah Yaseen recite in a day is confirmed rewarded equal to 10 times recitation of the Holy Quran. It is stated that whoever recites the surah Yaseen will be recorded as 10 times recitation of the Holy Quran. 

The person who will recite the surah Yaseen in the morning will be fulfilled by Allah. So Muslims should recite this surah every day. 

4. Surah Al Asar

The entire universe is embedded in this surah. This most important surah in the Quran tells that all human beings are at loss, except those who have the power of Eman. who do righteous deeds, and remind others about their Haqooq, those who remind others about sabar. In this surah, Allah swears By the time. 

The person who will recite the best surah in the quran surah Asar in their daily routine will have the light on his face on the day of judgment. 

The reciter of this surah will have a strong diversity of patience, they will be counted by the people of truth. 

This powerful surah is beneficial for harmony among people. 

Recitation of surah Al asar will be great in increasing steadfastness and patience. the most powerful surah in the Quran that has so many benefits. 

5. Surah Al Kausar

This is the shortest YET most important surah in Quran. Yet it comes along with great benefits. It is revealed for the betterment of the Muslim ummah. Although this is the shortest surah, it is the most beautiful surah of the Holy Quran. The recitation of this surah will give you protection from enemies. 

6. Surah Al Mulk

The most powerful surah in the Quran surah Mulk is 30 verses surah that is the most important in the Holy Quran. That is recited by our Holy prophet SAW every night before they sleep. This is Makki surah, the best surah in the Quran that has no fixed limits to gain its endless benefits

You can read it as much as you can in a day. It wraps up with bundles of benefits. 

If you recite the surah Al Mulk before sleeping, Allah will send down the angels for your protection from any harm. 

The most powerful surah in the Quran that pleads Allah to forgive its reciter that is Surah Al Mulk. 

ABU HURRAIRAH narrates that the Messenger of Allah said: this is a surah in the holy Quran that is contained in 30 verses, the person who will recites it, will keep interceding for a man until he is forgiven. 

7. Surah Naas- Most Beautiful Surah:

Surah Naas is the Madni surah that is best known for keeping away the shaytan and seeking Allah’s protection. Hazrat Ayesha R.A narrates that Whenever Prophet SAW gets sick, Muawaddit (Surah Al Naas-Surah Al-Falak). And then, he blows all over his body. When he became very sick he used to recite the surah and blow his hands and rub his hands all over his body. [Sahih al-Bukhari 6:61 #535]

Whoever recites this surah, and will keep it in his pocket, will be safe from Jinnat, magic, and bad evils. 


Allah has descended this book to mankind and has defined the powers, benefits, and blessings. those who will understand and find Allah’s mercy in Dunya and Akhirah.

Allah blesses mankind and gives us the toufiq to do righteous things and follow the right path of virtue. So that you could be happy with us and reward us on judgment day. Try to add a single verse, one word, or a surah each word of the Quran has blessings. 

Irsha Ikram

Irsha Ikram is a great Islamic researcher, and writer, and have a good command of Quranic writing. She has done Masters's (MS.c Psychology) and Certified Cognitive behavioral therapist and a member of Pakistan & American Psychological Association.

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