Surah Rahman is the greatest surah of holy book Quran e Pak in which you find the solution to all diseases and problems of your routine life. Rahman Surah consists of 78 verses and it is ‘Madni’. Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (A.S.) has said that recite Surah rahman on Friday after the dawn prayers, it will carry the great reward.
The title of this Surah is Ar Rahman originated from the word ‘Rehmat’. In this Surah, the manifestations of Allah of His grace and mercy are mention briefly. This is a Madni Surah with 3 Rukus and 78 Ayaat. Many authentic traditions testify that this Surah Rahman was reveal many years before the Holy Prophet’s (peace be upon him) Hijrat towards Madina and this Surah was reveal before Surah Hijr.
Surah Rahman is known to be the early Revelations that were sent to the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) while he was in Makkah.
This surah arrahman has a poetic beauty and also known as the ‘beauty of the Quran.’
It is our responsibility to recite surah rahman daily, or if you can’t read surah e rahman then you can download online tilawat of surah rahman to listen every day.
The first Ruku of this Quranic verse rahman, which is from ayat number 1 till 30 depicts Allah’s creative mercy and power by showering blessings upon those who dwell on earth. The second Ruku which is from ayat number 31 to 45 describes the day of judgment and the punishment for the sinners. The third and the last Ruku from ayat number 46 to 78 has the detail about paradise and its delights for the pious.
If you read this Surah Rehman, you can see for yourself that this is the Surah of Quran in which the jinn are also address by Allah, not only men. Men and jinn, both are made aware of Allah’s power, their helplessness and accountability towards Allah, and Allah’s blessings which are countless.
Allah has also told men and jinn in this Surah about the prize of His obedience and also warned them about the punishments for His disobedience.
This surah rahman shows that even jinn also believed in the Prophethood and Allah, although the jinn are granted freedom, but there are some people in both groups (man and jinn) that are believers and some are non-believers. Surah Ar Rahman depicts clearly the fact that some jinn are believers and the message of the Quran and the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) is for jinn also so, Prophethood is not limited to humans only.
Following are the themes of Surah Rahman:
In order to strengthen your belief in Allah, it is important that you recite Surah ar rahman. Surah al Rahman is also a natural remedy for diseases.
Firstly, it will boost your knowledge about many things that are the basics of your religion. Secondly, this surah e rahman is also a warning for you about the punishment for sinners and rewards for the pious. That will bring a catharsis in you.
Thirdly, after the recitation of Surah Rahman and the catharsis, you will try to be a good person and you will be among the pious.