Benefits of Surah Mulk

Surah Mulk

Every surah in Holy Quran is enriched with incalculable assets and sublime qualities. it is also one of the exalted surahs of the Quran. It imparts its readers with transcendence and elevates his grades in front of Allah. Allah defends the reader of Surah al Mulk while sleeping, by assigning an angel for his safety. Further, it saves the reciter from the torments of grave and ordeals of Qayamah (Day of Judgement).


  • What are the meanings of Surah Mulk?


 Mulk means ‘sovereignty or kingdom’ in English. It is categorized as a Meccan Surah. The word Mulk implies the one who has authority to force his will on others; he can only dictate and command others and can never be subdued or vanquished by anyone.


  • Where is Surah situated in Quran?


Surah falls into the last division of the holy book or the 7th Division (Manzil).  Mulk is the 76th surah of the Quran. Surah mulk comprises of 30 Ayah/verses.


  • Benefits of Surah mulk recitation

Every Ayah or surah of the Quran is packed with interminable benefits, both in terms of spiritual enlightenment and curative treasures. Surah Mulk serves to shield one from the Wrath of Allah Almighty. Here are some of the benefits of Surah Mulk’s recitation to ponder.


  1. Surah al Mulk will protect its readers from torments of Grave:


It is narrated by Abdullah Ibn Masood, Holy Prophet said,


Whoever reads Tabaarak allaahi bi yadihi’l-Mulk [i.e., Surah al-Mulk] every night, Allah will protect him from the torment of the grave.


Reciting Surah Mulk preserves its readers from the ordeals and tribulations of the grave (Qabar). At another site, Prophet Muhammad stated,


“When a person is buried in his grave, he will be approached from his feet by an angel and the feet will say no harm to you.

for what is in my heart, this person always stood on me and read this surah, then the person will be approached from his chest by the angel,

and the chest will say that you have no right to do harm for what is in my heart, he has been used to recite Surah al-Mulk.”


  1. Surah al Mulk will intercede on the day of Standing:



Surah Mulk is believed to be the intercessor for its readers on the Day of Judgement. It will keep on interceding and favoring a person unless he is pardoned and has been entered into Jannah. Narrated by Abu Hurairah,


“Indeed there is a Surah in the Quran of 30 Ayah, which intercedes for a man until he is forgiven. It is Tabarak Allahdi Biyadihil-Mulk.”


(Abu Dawood, 1400)


  • Best time to read :


The best time to read Surah al Mulk is at night. However, the recitation of should not be confined to the only night. It must be read in the morning, or any time when you avail of spare time.  read should be habited during the night because whenever someone wants to adopt a habitude, he repeats his routine in the nighttime. You can also do reading online by switching on the internet and browsing on the internet. You just have to search and read it.

Benefits of Surah Mulk

Further, install any app of surah mulk from the play store and do read it. Repetitive reading will also help you memorize .