When adopting a particular Name as Wazeefah
(which one intends to recite daily) add
before the Name and illiminate the اَلْ. For example اَلرََّحْماَنُ
will be said as يَارَحْماَنُ and not
1. Allah اَلله
THE NAME OF ALLAH
Allah is Al-ism Al-a’zam, the greatest name which
contains all the divine attributes and is the sign of the
essence and cause of all existence. Allah does not
resemble in any way any of His creation. Allah is Allah’s
name only. Nothing else can assume this name or share
Whoever reads this name of Allah 1,000 times daily, all
doubts and uncertainties will be removed from his heart
and, instead, determination and faith will
He is the One who wills Mercy and good for all
creation, at all times, He pours upon all
If this ism/ name is recited 100 times daily
salaah, if Allah wills, hard heartedness and
negligence will be removed from the readers
3. Ar-Raheem اَلرََّحِيْمُ
THE MOST MERCIFUL
He is the source of infinite mercy and
benificence, who rewards with eternal gifts the
one who uses his bounties for the good.
If recited daily after every salaah 100 times,
reciter will be safeguarded against all
calamities, and maladies and the entire
will become affectionate towards him -
4. Al-Malik اَلْمَلِكُ
He is the owner and ruler of the entire
visible and invisible, and of all creation, from
before the beginning and after the end.
If read abundantly each day after Zawaal, the
reader will be given abundant wealth -
5. Al-Quddus اَلْقُدُّوْسُ
THE HOLY ONE & ONE WHO IS
FROM ALL BLEMISHES
He is the most pure one, devoid of all Blemish,
Shortcoming, Weakness, Heedlessness and Error.
Allah will cure from all spiritual sickness the one who
recites this name abundantly each day.
6. As-Salaam اَلْسَّلاَمُ
THE GIVER OF PEACE OR ONE WHO
IS IMMUNED FROM ALL
He is the One who saves the believing servants
from all dangers, bringing them peace,
blessings and security of paradise.
Anyone who recites this ism continually, Allah
will protect him from all calamities and
maladies. If said 115 times and blown on a sick
person, Insha-Allah, Allah will restore his
7. Al-Mu’min الْمُؤْمِنُ
GIVER OF PEACE
He is the illuminator of the light of faith in
hearts. He is the Comforter, the Protector of the
ones who take refuge in Him.
Whoever says this Name 630 times in times of
fear, Allah will protect him from all calamities,
mishaps and losses. If anoyone writes it (on
paper or by engraving it on a silver ring) and
keeps it with hiim (as ta’weez), his physical
spiritual safety will remain the responsibility of
8. Al-Muhaymin اَلْمُهَيْمِنُ
THE GIVER OF PROTECTION
He is the Protector and the Guardian. He is the
One who sees to the growth of His creation,
leading them where they are destined to go.
Anyone who offers 2 rakaat salaah after ghusl
and reads with sincerity this Ism 100 times,
Allah will purify him physically as well as
spiritually. Also, Allah will acquaint one with
unseen if one reads it 115 times.
9. Al-A’zeez اَلْعَزِيْزُ
He is the victorious One whom no force can
overwhelm. There is no strength in this
that can stand before His will.
Anyone who says this Ism 40 times each day
40 days, Allah will grant him honour and self
sufficiency. If read 41 times daily with
constancy, the reader will become self-
sufficient and will attain honour if he is treated
10. Al-Jabbaar اَلْجَبَّارُ
THE OVERPOWERING LORD
He is the repairer of the broken, the completer
of the lacking, the one who can enforce His will
without any opposition.
Anyone who says this Ism 226 times each
morning and each evening will be safeguarded
against the oppression of tyrants and despots.
If anyone engraves it on a silver ring and wears
it, his awe and magnificence will become inborn
in the hearts of people - insha-Allah.
11. Al-Mutakabbir اَلْمُتَكَبِّرُ
THE SELF GLORIOUS
He is the greatest, who shows His greatness in
everything, on all occassions.
The constant reciter of this Beautiful Name will
be granted honour and greatness. If read
continually before any task, it will be
accomplished - Insha-Allah.
12. Al-Khaaliq اَلْخَالِقُ
He is the one who creates from nothing,
creating at the same time the states, conditions
and sustenance of all that He has created. He
establishes how, when and where creation will
Anyone who recites this Name of Allah 100
times for 7 days, will be safeguarded against all
adverstities - Insha-Allah. And one who forms
the habit of its continuous recital, Allah will
appoint and angel who will worship Allah
continuously on his behalf.
13. Al-Baari اَلْبَارِئُ
ONE WHO GIVES LIFE
He is the one who orders His creation with
perfect harmony - not only each thing within
itself, but everything in accordance with
If a barren woman fasts for 7 days and each
day, after making iftaar with water reads اَلْبَارِئُ
اَلْمُصَوِّرُ twenty one times, Allah will grant her
male children - Insha-Allah.
14. Al-Musawwir اَلْمُصَوِّرُ
FASHIONER OF SHAPES
He is the one who, without using any model, shapes
everything in the most perfect shape.
If a barren woman fasts for 7 days and each day, after
making iftaar with water reads اَلْبَارِئُ اَلْمُصَوِّرُ twenty one
times, Allah will grant her male children - Insha-Allah.
15. Al-Ghaffaar اَلْغَفَّارُ
He is the One who accepts repentance and
Any person who recites this Ism 100 times after
Jumu’ah salaah will soon begin to perceive
Allah’s forgiveness. And anyone who says يَاغَفََّارُ
اِغْفِرْلِى daily after Asr salaah, Allah will include
amongst those whom He has forgiven.
16. Al-Qahhaar اَلْقَهَّارُ
ONE WHO HAS CONTROL OVER ALL
He is the ever dominating One, who has
surrounded all His creation from without and
within with His irresistable power. Nothing can
One who is fully inclined towards this world
should say this Ism continually: if Allah wills, he
will be freed from the love of this world and,
instead, Allah’s love will become inborn in his
If a poverty stricken person recites this name
Allah continuously or writes it and keeps it on
him (as Taaweez) or recites this name of Allah
40 times in the last sajdah of Salaat-ud-Doha
(Chast prayer), Allah will free him from poverty
in an unexpected and amazing manner.
For particular need to be fulfilled, observe
sajdah 3 times in the courtyard of the house or
Masjid (Mosque) and then lift your hands (as in
Du'a) and recite this name of Allah 100 times,
Allah will fulfill your need. Insha-Allah.
18. Al-Razzaaq اَلرَّزَّاقُ
THE SUSTAINER AND PROVIDER
He is the Sustainer. Sustenance is needed to
maintain the creation (both physical and
Anyone who blows in all four corners of his
house after saying this Name 10 times in each
corner before Fajr, Allah will open for him the
doors of rizq (sustenance); sickness and
poverty will never ener his home. (Note: begin
from the right hand corner while facing Qiblah)
19. Al-Fattaah اَلْفَتَّاحُ
REMOVER OF DIFFICULTIES &
GIVER OF DECISIONS
He is the Opener & the Solver, the Easer of all
that is locked, tied and hardened.
Anyone who places both hands on his bosom
after Fajr salaah & says this name 70 times,
Insha-Allah his heart will be illuminated with
the “Noor” of Imaan.
20. Al-A’leem اَلْعَلِيْمُ
THE ALL KNOWING
He is the One who knows all. He knows what
has happened, what is happening, and what
happen from the beginning to the end.
Anyone who recites this name much, Allah will
open the gates of knowledge & wisdom for
them. Moreover, their heart will be filled with
the Ma’rifah (cognizance) of Allah.
22. Al-Baasit اَلْبَاسِطُ
THE STRAIGHTENER OF SUSTENANCE
He is the one who releases abundance, joy, relief, and
ease after difficulties. These are manifestations of His
Lift the hands towards the heavens (as in dua) after
Salaatud Doha(Chast) and say this Name 10 times.
Thereafter pass the hands across the face (as when
finishing dua): Insha-Allah self-sufficiency and indep
endence will be granted by Allah. This must be done daily.
21. Al-Qaabid اَلْقَابِضُ
THE STRAIGHTENER OF SUSTENANCE
He is the One who constricts. All existence is in the power of
Allah. The life on this planet is a test for us, but Allah does
not test his servants above their ability.
Whoever writes (with saffron or by mere action of ones
finger) this Ism of Allah on four morsels of bread (roti) each
day for 4 days and eats them, will be safeguarded against
hunger, thirst, injuries, pain etc. – Insha-Allah.
THE STRAIGHTENER OF
He is the one who releases abundance, joy,
relief, and ease after difficulties. These are
manifestations of His attribute Al-Baasit.
Lift the hands towards the heavens (as in dua)
after Salaatud Doha(Chast) and say this Name
10 times. Thereafter pass the hands across the
face (as when finishing dua): Insha-Allah self-
sufficiency and independence will be granted by
Allah. This must be done daily.
23. Al-Khaafid اَلْخَافِضُ
HE IS THE ABASER, THE ONE WHO HUMBLES AND
Allah most high is the One who raises His creatures to
honour and fame and who can cast them down to the
lowest of the low.
Anyone who say this Name 500 times, Allah will fulfil all his
needs and remove all his difficulties – Insha-Allah.
One who fasts for 3 days and on the fourth day says this
Beautiful Name 70 times while sitting in seclusion, will gain
victory over his enemy – if Allah wills.
24. Ar-Raafi’ اَلرَّافِعُ
Allah most high is the One who raises His creatures to
honour and fame and who can cast them down to the
lowest of the low.
Any person who says this Ism 100 times in the
the 14th night of every lunar month, Allah will grant him
self-sufficiency and independence of the entire creation
25. Al-Mu’iz اَلْمُعِزُّ
THE GIVER OF HONOUR
He is the One who honours and the One who humiliates.
If this beautiful name of Allah is said 40 times after
Maghrib on every Monday and Friday, Allah will grant
the reader honour and reverance - Insha-Allah.
26. Al-Muzil اَلْمُذِلَّ
THE GIVER OF DISHONOUR
He is the One who honours and the One who humiliates.
Whoever makes dua for protection after saying this Ism
75 times, Allah will protect him from the evils of envious
persons, oppressors and enemies - Insha-Allah.
If there is a particular enemy whom one fears then after
saying the Name in the manner mentioned above, one
may observe sajdah wherein one may invoke Allah’s
help against ones enemy by actually mentioning his
name in sajdah thus:
“O Allah! Protect me from the evils of Zaid or Bakar.”
If Allah wills he will be granted protection.
27. As-Sami’ اَلسَّمِيْعُ
THE ALL HEARING
He is the one who hears all – that which comes from the
lips, passes through the minds, is felt by the hearts, the
rustling of leaves in the wind, the footsteps of ants and
atoms moving through the void.
One who say this beautiful Name 500 or 50 times on
Thursday after offering salatud-Doha (Chast), all his
duaas will be assuredly granted – Insha-Allah. It is
necessary that no talking is done during the course of
If anyone reads it 100 times on a Thursday between the
Sunnah and Fardh of Fajr, Allah will favour him with His
special blessings – Insha-Allah.
28. Al-Baseer اَلْبَصِيْرُ
THE SEER OR ONE WHO SEES ALL THINGS
He is the One who is all-seeing. He sees all that has
passed, all there is, and all there will be until the end of
One who says this Name 100 times after Jumu’ah
constantly, Allah will grant strength to his eye-sight and
light (noor) to his heart - Insha-Allah.
29. Al-Hakam اَلْحَكَمُ
MAKER OF IMMUTABLE JUDGEMENTS
He is the One who orders. He is the bringer of justice
and truth. He judges, and executes His justice.
One who says this Beautiful Name 99 times while in the
state if wudu during the last protion of the night, Allah
will cause his heart to perceive all secrets and to be
filled with noor.
And anyone who says this Ism on Friday night in such a
manner that he grows euphoric and ecstatic then Allah
will cherish his heart with manifestations and
30. Al-A’dl اَلْعَدْلُ
He is the absolute justice. Justice secures peace,
balance order and harmony. Allah the just is the enemy
Anyone who inscribes (with saffron or by the mere
action of ones finger) this Name of Allah on 20 pieces of
bread (roti) on the day or night of Jumu’ah, and
consumes it, Allah will cause the entire creation to
become subservient to him – Insha-Allah.
31. Al-Lateef اَللَّطِيْفُ
MOST AFFECTIONATE OR KNOWER OF INNERMOST
He is the most delicate, fine, gentle, beautiful one, He is
the one who knows the finest details of beauty. The
finest of His beauties are hidden in the secrets of the
beauties of the soul, wisdom, and divine light.
Whoever reads this Name 133 times daily, Allah will
grant abundance in his rizq (sustenance) and cause all
his tasks to be accomplished without difficulties.
Anyone involved in poverty, misery, sickness, loneliness
or any adversity at all should make wudhu in the
manner and offer 2 rakaat salaah and then bearing in
mind the objective (like deliverance from adversity) say
this Ism 100 times: Allah will surely grant him
deliverance – Insha-Allah.
32. Al-Khabeer اَلْخَبِيْرُ
He is the one who is aware of the hidden inner
occurrences in everything. He is the one whose
cognisance reaches the deepest, darkest, hidden
corners of His kingdom, where neither human
intelligence nor His angels can penetrate.
Anyone who reads this Name continually for seven days
will begin to perceive hidden secrets.
Any person who has an insatiable desire for pleasures
should read this Ism constantly. Insha-Allah he will
soon be freed from such base desires.
33. Al-Haleem اَلْحَلِيْمُ
He is forbearing in the punishment of the guilty. He
waits, giving time to the sinner to realise his guilt and
ask for forgiveness in order that He may forgive him
rather than punish him.
If this Ism is written on paper, soaked in water and then
the same water sprinkled on anything or rubbed onto
something, then the quality of ‘barakah’ will be
to such a thing and it will be safeguarded against all
34. Al-Azeem اَلْعَظِيْمُ
He is the greatest on the earth below and in the heavens
above, in realms where our sight cannot reach and of
which our minds cannot conceive. He is the absolute
and perfect greatness.
The reciter of this beautiful Name of Allah will be graced
with great honour and dignity – Insha-Allah.
35. Al-Ghafoor اَلْغَفُوْرُ
He is the most forgiving one. He veils our faults from
eyes of other men, from the angels and relieves us from
the suffering of continual remembrance of our faults.
One who repeats this Name frequently all his maladies,
sorrow and grief will be removed – Insha-Allah.
Moreover Allah will give barakah in his wealth and
offsprings. It is related in a hadith that anyone who says
thrice يَا رَبِّ اغفر لي while in sajdah, Allah will forgive all
past sins and any sins that he may commit in the future.
36. Ash-Shakoor اَلشَّكُوْرُ
He is the one who repays a good deed with a much
greater reward. Thankfulness is to return good with
Read this Name 41 times daily for any difficulties –
financial, physical spiritual, mental etc. Insha-Allah,
deliverance will be granted soon.
37. Al-Ali اَلْعَلِيُّ
He is the highest One. He is higher than the whole of
created universe. His nearness and farness and His
being high cannot be measured by the limits of human
Anyone who reads this name daily and constantly, and
keeps with him a written copy of it, will be exalted,
granted affluence, and all his desires will be fullfilled -
38. Al-Kabeer اَلْخَبِيْرُ
MOST GREAT OR INFINITE
He is the greatest, whose greatness stretches from
before the beginning until after the end. There is no
difference for Him between the creation of an atom and
the infinite –seeming universe. This is His grandeur as
much as we can understand it. He is greater than that.
If anyone who is dismissed from his post, fasts for
seven days and each day repeats this Ism 1,000 times,
will be re-instated to his post and moreover graced with
honour and dignity – Insha-Allah.
39. Al-Hafeez اَلْحَفِيْظُ
He is the one who remembers all that was and all that is,
keeping in His divine protection all that there will be.
The one who recites this Name of Allah constantly and
keeps with him a written copy of this Ism, will be
protected from all hazards, losses and harmful things –
40. Al-Muqeet اَلْمُقِيْتُ
THE GIVER OF SUSTENANCE AND STRENGTH
He is the nourisher of all creation. Allah creates the
nourishment of His creatures before He creates them.
one can take away the nourishment destined for each
element of creation.
Anyone who blows in a bowl of water after repeating
this Ism 7 times, and then drinks water from it himself
allows someone else to drink from it or to take a deep
breath from such a bowl then all their desires will soon
be fulfilled – Insha-Allah.
41. Al-Haseeb اَلْحَسِيْبُ
THE RECKONER OR ONE WHO SUFFICES FOR
EVERYONE AND EVERYTHING
He is the one who takes account of all and everything
that His creation does or is subjected to.
When in fear of any human being or anything, repeat
حَسْبِيَ اَلله اَلْحَسِيْبُ seventy times in the morning and seventy
times at night for eight days starting from Thursday.
Insha-Allah protection will be granted against the evil of
such a person or thing.
42. Al-Jaleel اَلْجَلِيْلُ
GLORIOUS OR ONE WITH AN AXALTED POSITION
He is the lord of majesty and might. His might and His
greatness, His eternity bears no resemblance to any
energy, matter or time.
Anyone who keeps with him anything (paper, cloth etc.)
on which this Ism يَا جَلِيْلُ is inscribed with saffron or
Allah will give him honour, greatness, rank and dignity –
43. Al-Kareem اَلْكَرِيْمُ
He is the generous One. His greatest generosity is His
Mercy, through which He forgives when He could
Anyone wishing to be revered and honoured by the
Ulama and Pious people should continue saying this
Name until they fall asleep.
44. Al-Raqeeb اَلرَّقِيْبُ
He is the One who watches everything, always. This
scrutiny of every detail in the existence of all creation is
in part protective.
Anyone who desires that his family and wealth be
protected from destruction and calamities should repeat
this Ism each day 7 times and blow on them. He should
also continue reading this Ism at all times so as to
remain safeguarded at all times.
45. Al-Mujeeb اَلْمُجِيْبُ
THE ANSWERER OF DUAAS
He is the one who responds to all the needs of His
servants. Allah is closer to His creatures than they are
themselves. He is not any closer to a saint than He is to
you or a mustard seed.
The constant reciter of this Ism will soon perceive that
all his duaas are being granted.
46. Al-Waasi اَلْوَاسِعُ
He is the limitless vastness, whose knowledge, mercy,
power, generosity and all other beautiful attributes are
Anyone desiring spiritual and material self-sufficiency
independence should repeat this Ism over and over.
47. Al-Hakeem اَلْحَكِيْمُ
He is the perfectly wise, in His knowledge and in His
deeds. There is no doubt or uncertainty in His
knowledge, nor does it have an end.
Anyone who repeats this Ism constantly, Allah will open
him the doors of knowledge and wisdom. Anyone
particular task does not seem to be accomplished
should repeat this Ism frequently and constantly. Soon
will this task be accomplished Insha-Allah.
48. Al-Wadud اَلْوَدُودُ
He is the one who loves His good servants. He is the
only one who is worthy of love.
Anyone who repeats this Ism 1,000 times and blows on
food, and such food is consumed by him and his wife
together, their difference and dispute will soon be
settled and a strong bond of love and affection will
result between the spouses – Insha-Allah.
49. Al-Majeed اَلْمَجِيْدُ
Allah most high is glorious and majestic in the whole of
His creation and beyond. No hand reaches Him, no
power can touch Him, yet He is closer to His servants
than their own souls. His state is pure perfection. His
acts are pure wisdom.
Anyone who has contracted a fatal disease such as pox,
leprosy etc. should fast on the 13th, 14th and 15th of
lunar month and after breaking fast repeat this Ism
profusely and blow in water and drink such water. He
will soon be cured – Insha-Allah.
50. Al-Baaith اَلْبَاعِثُ
THE RESURRECTOR OF THE DEAD
He is the raiser from the dead. Allah will give life back to
all creation on the day of judgement.
Anyone who, at bedtime, places his hand on his bosom
and says this name 101 times, his heart will become
alive with knowledge and wisdom - Insha-Allah.
51. Ash-Shaheed اَلشَّهِيدُ
He is the one who witnesses all that happens
everywhere at all times.
Anyone wishing that his disobedient wife or children
obedient, should, while placing his hand on their foreheads,
repeat this Ism 21 times and blow on them. Soon they will
become obedient – Insha-Allah.
52. Al-Haq اَلْحَقُّ
Allah is the truth, whose being is ever unchanged.
Anyone whose family member is missing or has
absconded or anyone whose belongings are stolen
should inscribe اَلْحَقُّ on all 4 corners of a square paper
and at the time of Sehri, place such paper on his palms
and lift it toward the heavens and make dua. Soon, will
the missing person return or the stolen goods be
recovered – free from any harm or damage – Insha-Allah.
53. Al-Wakeel اَلْوَكِيلُ
Allah is the ultimate and faithful trustee. Men think that
they are able to do, but He is the one who does
everything. He can replace everything in the universe,
but nothing can replace Him nor can stand on its own
without being dependent on Him.
Anyone fearing any calamity caused by an act of God
should say this Ism repeatedly. He will be protected
from all calamities – Insha-Allah.
54. Al-Qawi اَلْقَوِيُّ
Allah is the most strong one, the inexhaustible. He
possesses all strength. He can create a billion universes
with the same ease with which He creates a blade of
Anyone genuinely oppressed or victimised should read
this Ism profusely with view to counteracting the
oppressor. Allah will render him protection – Insha-
Allah. (This should never be done if circumstances do
not warrant it).
55. Al-Mateen اَلْمَتِينُ
Allah is perfect in His strength and His firmness. None
can be saved from this strength, no force can oppose it
and nothing can weaken it.
Any lady whose breasts do not yield milk, should be
made to drink water wherein the inscription اَلْمَتِينُ was
soaked. Her Breasts will abound in milk – Insha-Allah.
56. Al-Wali اَلْوَلِيُّ
Allah is the protecting friend of His good servants. He
eliminates their difficulties and gives them guidance,
peace and success in their affairs in this world and in
If anyone’s wife is of ill character, this Ism should be
recited constantly while in her presence. She will soon
become of good character – Insha-Allah.
57. Al-Hameed اَلْحَمِيدُ
Allah is most praiseworthy, all that exist praise Allah
with their tongues, with their action, or simply by their
very existence. He is the only one who is worthy of
devotion, respect, thankfulness and praise.
Should anyone recite in seclusion this Ism 93 times for
45 days, all his evil habits and bad qualities will change
into good habits – Insha-allah.
58. Al-Muhsi اَلْمُحْصِي
THE KEEPER OF COUNTS
Allah is the possessor of all quantitative knowledge. He
sees and knows everything in its reality. He knows the
number of all existence in the universe down to the
number of breaths exhaled and inhaled by each of His
The recital of this Ism 20 times daily and blowing on
twenty pieces of bread and consuming it, will cause
Allah to make the entire creation subservient to the
reciter – Insha-Allah.
59. Al-Mubdi اَلْمُبْدِئُ
Allah is the originator of all. He creates without model
Anyone, who, while placing his hand on the stomach of
his pregnant wife, repeats this Ism 99 times at the time
of Sehri, neither will she have a miscarriage nor will she
give birth prematurely – Insha-Allah.
60. Al-Mu’eed اَلْمُعِيدُ
ONE WHO HAS THE POWER TO CREATE AGAIN
Allah is the restorer of the things that He has created
When any person is lost, then this name should be
repeated 70 times in each corner of the house during
night when everyone is asleep. He will either return
within 7 days or his whereabouts will be known within
that period – Insha-Allah.
61. Al-Muhyi اَلْمُحْيِي
THE GIVER OF LIFE
Allah is the giver of life to things without life. Allah is
the one who has created life and who has created death,
no one else can do that.
The sick should constantly say اَلْمُحْيِي or alternatively it
could be said over and over and blown on a person who
is ill. His health will be restored – Insha-Allah.
Anyone who says اَلْمُحْيِي 89 times and blows on himself,
be safeguarded against all obstacles and bondages –
62. Al-Mumeet اَلْمُمِيتُ
THE GIVER OF DEATH
Allah is the creator of death. All who are alive will
certainly die. Man is made of a combination of the flesh
and the soul. The body is temporal, the soul is eternal.
Anyone who has no control over his Nafs should place
his hand on his bosom and continue saying this Ism
before he falls asleep. If Allah wills, he will be given the
strength to control his self.
63. Al-Haiy اَلْحَيُّ
Allah is the perfectly alive and ever living one. Allah is
cognizant of all, and all actions are His. All that is
and will be known is within His knowledge. All
is always comprehended in His action.
Anyone desiring sound health should say this Ism 3,000
If a sick person writes this Ism in a bowl with musk and
rose water and then washes such inscription with water
and drinks the water, he will soon be cured from his
illness – Insha-Allah. Alternatively, if such water is
to a person who is ill, he will be cured – Insha-Allah.
64. Al-Qayyum اَلْقَيُّومُ
THE SUSTAINER OF LIFE
Allah is the ever self-existing one upon whom the
existence of all depends. His existence depends upon
none other than Himself.
Anyone who says this Ism continually will attain honour
and dignity amongst people – Insha-Allah.
Anyone saying it constantly in seclusion will become
affluent and wealthy –Insha-Allah.
Anyone who continues to say يَا حَىُّ يَا قَيُّومُ from after Fajr
unitll after sunrise, his lethargy and laziness will vanish
65. Al-Waajid اَلْوَاجِدُ
THE ALL PERFECT
Allah finds and obtains whatever He wishes whenever
He wishes. It is even superfluous to use the word
because all is in His presence at all times.
Anyone who continues to say this name while having
meals, the food eaten will become a source of strength,
illumination and Noor for his heart - Insha-Allah.
66. Al-Maajid اَلْمَاجِدُ
THE ALL EXCELLENT AND THE ONE WITH
Allah is the most glorious, who shows infinite
generosity and munificence to those close to Him.
Anyone who says this Name of Allah in seclusion to
such an extent amd in such a manner that he becomes
euphoric, then the Light and noor of Allah will soon
become evident in his heart – Insha-Allah.
67. Al-Waahid اَلْوَاحِدُ
Allah is one. He has no equal, none like Him nor any
partner in His essence, in His attributes, in His actions,
in His orders, or in His beautiful Names.
THE ONE UNEQUALLED
He is the unity in which all names, attributes and their
relations to any and all are united.
Anyone who desires that the fear and love for the
creation be driven out of his heart should recite this Ism
1,000 times daily.
Anyone desiring good and pious children should
inscribe this Ism (on paper, cloth etc) and keep it with
him all the time.
68. As-Samad اَلصَّمَدُ
FREE FROM WANT
Allah is the satisfier of all needs, and all is in need of
Him. He is the sole recourse; the only place of support
where one may go to rid oneself of all trouble and to
receive all that one needs through the blessings of this
Anyone who places his head in Sajdah at the time of
Sehri and repeats this Ism 115 times or 125 times will be
granted spiritual and physical truthfulness – Insha-Allah.
Anyone saying this Ism constantly while in state of
Wudu will soon become independent of the entire
creations – Insha-Allah.
69. Al-Qaadir اَلْقَادِرُ
THE ALL POWERFUL
Allah is the all-powerful who does what He wills the way
He wills. He created the universe by Himself, from
nothing, with neither materials nor model. He said “be”
and it became.
Anyone who, after offering 2 rakaat salaah, says this Ism
100 times, Allah will humble and disgrace his enemies
(provided he is justified).
And if it is said 41 times before undertaking a difficult
task, the difficulty will be removed – Insha-Allah.
70. Al-Muqtadir اَلْمُقْتَدِرُ
Allah is the one who creates all power and has total
control over all power. Allah bestows power upon
on earth and in heaven, and uses them in accordance
with His all-pervasive wisdom and will.
Anyone who continues to recite this Name after
awakening, or says it 20 times, Allah will have all his
tasks fulfilled efficiently – Insha-Allah.
71. Al-Muqaddim اَلْمُقَدِّمُ
ONE WHO CAUSES ADVANCEMENT
Allah brings forward whomever He wills. Allah advances
the chosen among His creation, bringing some above
and ahead of others.
Anyone who says this Ism abundantly at the time of war,
battle of Jihaad, Allah will give courage (to make
advances) and he will be safeguarded from the enemy –
And one who says this Ism at all times will become
obedient and subservient to Allah – Insha-Allah.
72. Al-Muakhkhir اَلْمُؤَخِّرُ
ONE WHO CAUSES RETARDATION
Allah is He who leaves whomever He wills behind, and
The frequent reciter of this Ism will soon resort to
genuine repentance. One who recites it 100 times daily
with constancy, will soon become dear and favourite to
Allah – Insha-Allah.
73. Al-Awwal اَلأَوَّل
Allah is the first. There is none like Him. His firstness
means that there is none prior to Him, that He is self-
existent, that all comes from Him and that He is the
cause of all that became.
Anyone desirous of male children should say this Ism
times daily for 40 days. His need will soon be fulfilled –
Insha-Allah. And if any wayfarer (musafir) says it 1,000
times on a Friday, he will soon return to his people safe
and sound – Insha-Allah.
74. Al-Aakhir اَلآخِرُ
Allah is the last. As He has no beginning, He has no
He is eternal. He is the last in the sense that the circle of
existence begins and ends with Him.
Anyone wishing that (i) the love for Allah becomes
established in his heart; (ii) the love for anything or
anyone besides Allah be driven out of his heart; (iii)
compensation should be made for all his sins; (iv) he
dies in the state of Iman, then he should say this Ism
1,000 times daily.
75. Az-Zaahir اَلظَّاهِرُ
Allah is the manifest one. Allah most high is hidden
from those who seek to see by means of their senses,
but He is apparent to those ho seek to know Him by the
wisdom and reason that Allah has bestowed upon them.
The one who repeats this Ism 500 times daily after
Ishraaq, Allah will cause his sight and heart to be filled
with light and noor.
76. Al-Baatin اَلْبَاطِنُ
Allah is the hidden one. His existence is both manifest
and hidden. To truly know the creator is not possible
because the knowledge, the mind the understanding of
the created one are limited.
Anyone who says this Ism 33 times daily, will soon
begin to perceive the deeper secrets of Allah. Moreover
a strong bond of love and affection will result between
him and Allah - Insha-Allah.
77. Al-Waali اَلْوَالِي
ONE WHO EXERCISE RESPONSIBILITY OVER ALL
Allah is the sole manager and governor of the whole
Anyone who recites this Ism repeatedly will be
safeguarded from all unexpected calamities. If it is
inscribed in a new earthen tumbler or jug, and then the
same tumbler filled with water, and the water is then
sprinkled in the house then such a house will be
safeguarded against all calamities – Insha-Allah. If one
wishes to subdue another, one should say it 11 times.
78. Al-Muta’ali اَلْمُتَعَالِي
FAR ABOVE THE ATTRIBUTES OF THE ENTIRE
Allah is the Supreme One. His greatness grows. As He
gives from His inexhaustible treasures, His riches
increase. As the needs of His creation increase, His
The reciter of this name will soon find all his problems
solved. The woman who recites it much during her
menstruations will soon find relief from all ailments
79. Al-Bar اَلْبَرُّ
Allah is the perfect doe of good. All good and bounty
come from Him. He loves for His servants only good,
comfort and ease.
Anyone in the habit of taking intoxicants, committing
adultery or indulging in any other evils should recite
Ism 7 times daily. He will soon receive guidance - Insha-
Allah. Excessive recitation is very effective in expelling
from the heart the love for this world.
Anyone who reads it 7 times and blows on his or her
child soon after birth, Allah will grant the child
protection from calamities until puberty.
80. At-Tawwaab اَلتَّوَابُ
THE OFT RETURNING
Allah is He who constantly turns man to repentance.
Anyone who is desirous that Allah guides him to seek
sincere repentance should read this beautiful Name 360
times daily after Salaatud-Doha (Chast).
Anyone who desires that all his tasks be accomplished
without any difficulty should read this Ism abundantly.
If this name is said 10 times in the presence of a tyrant,
the reader will soon be freed from his oppression –
81. Al-Muntaqim اَلْمُنْتَقِمُ
ONE WHO TAKES RETRIBUTION
Allah is the great avenger. Allah punishes those who
persist in revolting, raving in their unconsciousness
and egotism, creating disharmony, tyrannising Allah’s
servants and His creation.
Anyone who is justified and desires to take revenge
against his enemy, but hasn’t the power to do so
should read this Ism continually for 3 Fridays. Allah
Himself will take revenge on his behalf – Insha-Allah.
82. Al-A’fuw اَلْعَفُوُّ
ONE WHO PARDONS
Allah is the forgiver, the eliminator of sins. He does not
often punish the ones who deny, the ones who revolt.
He accepts their recognition of their sins as repentance.
He erases their sins.
Allah will forgive the one who recites this Ism
abundantly – Insha-Allah.
83. Ar-Rauf اَلرَّؤُوفُ
Allah is all clement. In spite of His ability to see our sins,
of His being just, of His being able to punish, the fact
that He chooses to forgive proves His infinite mercy and
One who desires that the entire creation becomes
affectionate towards him and vice versa should recite
this Ism repeatedly. Anyone who desires that his anger
be subdued, should recite first salawaat (i.e. Durood) 10
times, then this name of Allah 10 times. Alternatively, if
someone recites it as shown above, and blows on an
angry man, his anger will soon be subdued –
84. Maalik-ul-Mulk مَالِكُ الْمُلْكِ
POSSESSOR OF SOVEREIGNTY
Allah is the eternal owner of His kingdom. He shares
neither the ownership nor the power, government or
guardianship of the universe with anyone.
The constant reader of this Ism will be granted wealth,
self-sufficiency and independence – Insha-Allah.
85. Zul-Jalaal-e wal-Ikraam ذُو الْجَلاَلِ وَالإِكْرَامِ
MAJESTIC AND BENEVOLENT
Allah is the Lord of Majesty and bounty. There is no
perfection that does not belong to Him nor any blessing
or honor that comes from other than Him. Allah is the
owner of all majesty.
The constant reciter of this Ism will be granted honour,
dignity and self-sufficiency – Insha-Allah.
86. Al-Muqsit اَلْمُقْسِطُ
Allah is the one who acts and distributes in justice and
fairness. How harmonious and balanced is the creation:
all the beauties in heaven and earth-mountains, seas,
sunsets, flowers – and also the eyes to see.
One who recites this Ism daily with constancy, Allah will
protect him from evil doubts created by the shaytaan. If
it is read 700 times for a purpose, it will be acquired –
87. Al-Jaami اَلْجَامِعُ
Allah is the gatherer of whatever He wishes, wherever
wishes. Allah has gathered together within this universe
spaces, galaxies-stars, earths, seas, plants and animals,
things whose nature, size, shape and colour are
If anyone’s family or relatives are scattered (due to war,
earthquake, floods etc.) he should bath at the time of
Dhoha (Chast) and lifting the gaze towards the heavens
say this Ism 10 times. But this should be enumerated
with the fingers in such a way that with each reading,
one finger should be closed until all ten fingers are
closed. Thereafter the hands should be passed across
the face (as when completing dua). By doing so the
dispersed members of his family will soon come
together – Insha-Allah.
88. Al-Ghani اَلْغَنِيُّ
FREE FROM NEED
Allah is the rich one who is self sufficient. His essence
and attributes have no relationship to anything else.
Someone whose existence and perfection depend on
another needs to earn that existence. Only Allah needs
not, neither does He need to earn.
If anyone recites this Ism 70 times daily, Allah will grant
him Barakah in wealth and self sufficiency - Insha Allah.
Anyone involved in any physical or spiritual sickness or
other difficulty should say this name much & blow on
the entire body - to be soon relieved of the difficulty -
89. Al-Mughni اَلْمُغْنِي
SUPPLIER OF NEEDS TO OTHERS
Allah is the enricher. He renders whomever He wishes
rich and whomever He wishes poor.
Anyone who reads the Salawaat (Durood) 11 times
before and after saying this Ism 1,111 times, he will be
granted both material as well as spiritual wealth –
This should be done after Fajr or Esha salaah. But
Surah Muzammil should also be recited with it.
90. Al-Maani اَلْمَانِعُ
Allah is the one who averts harm from His creation.
If one has any dispute with ones spouse one should
recite this Ism 20 times while lying down on the bed:
Insha-Allah, the dispute will be settled and, instead love
and affection will result. The constant reciter of this Ism
will be safeguarded against all calamities – Insha-Allah.
If recited for any legitimate purpose, it will materialise –
91. Ad-Daar اَلضَّارُّ
ONE WHO CAN CAUSE LOSS
Allah is the creator of the harmful and evil as He is the
creator of the good and beneficial. Ha has also taught
us to opt for the good and escape the evil. Ha has given
us power of discrimination, given us a will and freedom
Anyone who says this Ism 100 times on the eve of
Jumu’ah, will be safeguarded against all physical and
spiritual calamities. This will also draw him near
If recited for any legitimate purpose, it will materialise –
92. An-Naafi اَلنَّافِعُ
ONE WHO CONFERS BENEFITS
Allah is the creator of good. Allah has created man as
the best of his creation and He has bestowed upon him
gifts which render him unique and superior to the rest
Anyone embarking a ship, or boarding any conveyance
should read this Ism abundantly: he will be safeguarded
against all hazards – if Allah wills. If read 41
a task, it will be accomplished efficiently – Insha-Allah.
If said prior to intercourse, Allah will grant them good
and pious children – Insha-Allah.
93. An-Nur اَلنُّورُ
Allah is the light that is shed upon the whole creation,
making it apparent. That light is the light that brought
existence out of the darkness of non-existence.
Any person who says this Ism 1001 times after reciting
Surah Nur, his heart will become illuminated with the
noor and light of Allah – Insha-Allah.
94. Al-Haadi اَلْهَادِي
ONE WHO GIVES GUIDANCE
Allah is the one who creates guidance, leading his
servants to good, benficence and the satisfaction of
Anyone who lifts both hands (as in dua) whilst lifting the
gaze towards the heavens, and recites this Name
times and then passes both hands on his face (as when
completing dua), Allah will grant him complete
and associate him with the devout and pious – Insha-
95. Al-Badee’u اَلْبَدِيعُ
Allah is the Originator of the creation, having created it
without model or material. He does not need previous
knowledge to think, to first investigate, to figure things
out. Everything He creates is a wonder since He
originated it from nothing.
If a person in grief should recite 1,001 times
يَا بَدِيعُ السَّمَوَاتِ
Allah will soon grant him relief from his misery.
Likewise if someone is involved in difficulties or is
perturbed…if a particular venture is to be undertaken,
but one is not certain as to its feasibility then one
should say this Ism before falling asleep: one will
receive guidance in ones sleep by way of a dream –
Anyone wishing for a particular task to be
should say ‘Ya-Badee-ul-Ajaa’ibi-bil-Khayri-ya-Badee’u’
1,200 times: before the passing of 12 days his task will
be accomplished – Insha-Allah.
96. Al-Baaqi اَلْبَاقِي
Allah is the everlasting one whose existence in the
future is forever. He has neither beginning nor end. The
creation will end, and time with it. But Allah the
everlasting one will still exist.
Allah will grant protection and accept all the virtuous
deeds of one who says this Ism 1,000 times on the night
97. Al-Waaris اَلْوَارِثُ
THE SUPPORTER OF ALL OR ONE WHO REMAINS
ALIVE EVEN AFTER EVRYONE OR EVERYTHING DIES
Allah is the ultimate inheritor, to whom everything is left
after its temporal possessors are gone. It is He who
exists after all existence disappears, it is He to whom all
If this name is repeated 100 times at sunrise, protection
will be given against all sorrows, grief, hardships and
calamities. Moreover the reader will die as a Mu’min –
Insha-Allah. Anyone who desires to be safeguarded
against perplexities, perturbations and disturbances
should repeat this name 1,000 times between Maghrib
98. Ar-Rasheed اَلرَّشِيدُ
ONE WHO GUIDES ALONG THE PATH OF VIRTUE OR
ONE WHO LOVES VIRTUE AND PIETY
Allah is the righteous teacher who ordains
righteousness for all creatures. In His wisdom He leads
all matters to their finality in a perfect way and order.
Anyone who does not have the know how about a
particular task or is unable to work out plans for a
certain task should say this Name 1,000 times between
Maghrib and Isha. The plan and scheme will soon
become evident for him either by way of a dream or by
For financial progress and safety against all mishaps,
one should read it daily.
99. As-Sabur اَلصَّبُورُ
Allah is the most patient one. In His creation as in His
actions, in His dealings with His creation, nothing is
either bigger or smaller, better or worse, earlier or later
than is determined for it to be.
Anyone who repeats this Name 100 times before sunrise
will be safeguarded against all calamities for the
remainder of the day. Moreover, Allah will cause his
enemies not to utter a single word against him.
Any person in difficulty should repeat this Ism 1,020
times: he will soon find relief and be granted peace and
contentment of heart – Insha-Allah.