Quick Facts about Surah Mulk
- Surah Mulk is the 67th Surah/Chapter of the Quran.
- Surah Mulk contains 30 ayahs/verses.
- It is a Makki Surah, i.e. revealed in Mecca.
- Meccan surahs emphasize man's relationship with God and as a result, Surah Mulk greatly improves ones Iman/Faith.
- Al-Mulk means "the Kingdom" or "the Dominion" of Almighty Allah.
- Surah Mulk starts out by praising Allah, to Whom belongs ALL dominion. Everything in the universe/multiverses belongs to Him Alone.
- The Surah reveals many key facts about the Kingdom of Allah, including the seven heavens and how the lowest heaven is adorned with meteors which act to drive away shayateen.
- It gives glad tidings to those who believe and warns those who rebel of a terrible chastisement.
- Surah Mulk poses many rhetoric and sparking questions to the disbelievers and to mankind in general such as, " Who is he that can provide for you if He should withhold His provision?" (67:21) and, "Should not He Who has created know [what is in your hearts]?" (67:14)
- It also poses a dialogue of rebellious questions that the disbelievers ask such as, "When will this promise (i.e. the Day of Resurrection) come to pass? if you are telling the truth." and the suitable answers that Allah gives.
- Translations of Surah Mulk above were extracted from noblequran.com
Let's find out the benefits of reading Surah Mulk:
1. Surah Mulk will be your Companion in the Grave
2. Surah Mulk Protects the reciter and saves a person from the punishment of Allah
3. Surah Mulk Intercedes for your Forgiveness
Action Steps for Gaining the Blessings of Surah Mulk
Now that we know the amazing benefits of Surah Mulk, we cannot just sit there and let these blessings pass us. Here are action steps that you can take:
1. Memorize Surah Mulk
Surah Mulk only has 30 verses. If you memorize one ayah a day, you can complete memorizing this jewel of a surah in just 1 month!
2. Read Surah Mulk Every Day
Set a routine for yourself, either after fajr or before bed time to take wudhu, pick up your Quran and recite Surah Mulk. If you can do this every day, you will be invoking the mercy of Allah and you have a good chance to be saved from his punishment.
3. Understand the Meanings
At the end of the day, if you're just reading Surah Mulk robotically without understanding the meaning, it won't do you much good. Take the time and effort to understand the meaning of each verse. Allah did not send down the Quran for us to just read in a melodious voice every now and then. No! He sent us the Quran such that we may reflect and understand. (12:2)
You can buy a tafsir (explanation) of the Quran or you can even watch explanations of Surah Mulk on YouTube. When you understand the profound meanings of Surah Mulk, your imaan will be strengthened and your taqwa in Allah will increase beyond bounds, in sha Allah.
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Watch this Beautiful Recital of Surah Mulk by Sheikh Mishary Rashid Al-Afasy
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Mokta on September 28, 2020:
I've memorized till verse 15, by listening to Mishary in 4 months. I've also memorized Sura-Yasin till 63 verse, Sura-Taha- till 60 verse, Sura-Rahman till 40 verse, Sura-Hadid till 15 verse , Sura-Waqia till 50 verse in 13 month's.
God bless us all.
Fatimah Parkar on September 18, 2020:
Mash Allah bless you all we are doing a presentation today for Surat mulk and this is very helpful, I’m sure that the person we are showing it to will love it jzk
Abd Quadri on May 20, 2020:
Thanks For The hub
Naheeda on May 18, 2020:
MashaAllah good work.
Muhammad Azeem Arif from Faisalabad Pakistan on April 17, 2020:
I put my comment on the beneficial aspects of surrah Mulk and appreciate the effoprt of the author
Muhammad Azeem Arif from Faisalabad Pakistan on April 16, 2020:
Mohammad Farzam from Lahore on March 19, 2020:
May Allah protect us all, Ameen!
Humera on March 16, 2020:
My father is in debt plz pray for him
@Islamstuff.co.UK and more on February 02, 2020:
I love surah s and allah Bismillah in the name of allah the beneficent
Rahmat on November 23, 2019:
Wa alykum Salam Waramotullahi Wabarakatu
May Allah have mercy on the departed soul and grant him Aljanat Fridaus. Bijahi Rosulullah S.A.W. Aameen Ya Robbil Alameen
Someone on October 19, 2019:
As salaamu alaikum everybody...I am very very sad my dadi passed away on the 13th of october 2019..I am worried about how she is in her grave...please pray that ALLAH forgives her sins and gives her a place in Jannatul Firdaous..Ameen