"He it is Who sendeth down clear revelations unto His slave, that He may bring you forth from darkness unto light; and lo! for you, Allah is Full of Pity, Merciful." — Holy Qur'an 57:9
List of Divine Names and Derived Prayers
|Description of the Attribute
|He who gives blessings and prosperity to all beings without showing disparity.
|He who gives blessings and prosperity, particularly to those who use the Divine gifts as Allah has directed; and He is merciful to believers in the hereafter too.
|The Eternal Lord
|He who is the Absolute Ruler of the entire Universe.
|The Most Sacred
|He who is free from all error, absentmindedness, is free from incapability and from any kind of blemish.
|The Embodiment of Peace
|He who frees His servants from all danger and obstruction. He who addresses His greeting to His fortunate devotees in Heaven.
|The Infuser of Faith
|He who puts faith in the hearts of His devotees, protects those who seek refuge in Him, and gives tranquility to them.
|The Preserver of Safety
|He who watches over and protects all beings.
|The Mighty One
|The Omnipotent One
|He who sets right broken things, who completes that which is incomplete, and who has the power, with force, to make people do whatever He wills.
|The Dominant One
|He who displays His greatness in all matters and in all ways.
|He who creates everything from nothing and creates all things with the knowledge, in advance, of what will happen to them after creation.
|He who creates all things in due proportion, He is the One Who originates the Creation and puts it into a due proportionate shape by gradation with the method of evolution.
|The Flawless Shaper
|He who designs all things perfectly.
|The Great Forgiver
|He who is all forgiving, with His discreetness.
|The All-Prevailing One
|He who is Victorious and Dominant, such that He can do anything He wills. He only has to say "Be, and it is".
|The Supreme Bestower
|He who donates all blessings to His creatures.
|The Total Provider
|He who provides all things beneficial to His creatures.
|The Supreme Solver
|He who opens the solution to all problems, and eliminates obstacles; and leads to victory in righteous matters if one seeks His Help and assistance.
|The All-Knowing One
|He who is all-knowing
|The Restricting One
|He who constricts.
|He who expands.
|He who diminishes or decreases.
|The Elevating One
|He who uplifts His devotees.
|He who makes one glorious, gives dignity, and treats one with respect.
|He who lowers and puts one in abasement and degradation.
|He who hears everything.
|He who sees everything.
|The Impartial Judge
|He who judges and provides what is due.
|The Embodiment of Justice
|He who imparts justice to all.
|The Knower of Subtleties
|He who knows the subtle meanings of everything.
|The All-Aware One
|He who has knowledge of the most secret parts of everything, and knows their inner meanings.
|The Clement One
|He who is Forbearing and Mild.
|The Magnificent One
|He who is Magnificent and above any estimation.
|The Great Forgiver
|He who forgives all with His discreetness.
|The Acknowledging One
|He who by the way of appreciation gives rewards for deeds done for Him.
|The Sublime One
|He who is the most high.
|The Great One
|He who is the greatest.
|The Guarding One
|He who possesses all things in detail and for a time preserves them from misfortune and ruin.
|The Sustaining One
|He who grants maintenance to His creatures.
|The Reckoning One
|He who knows fully the account of things people do all along their lives.
|The Majestic One
|He who has grandeur, domination and holiness.
|The Bountiful One
|He who is Generous and Munificent.
|The Watchful One
|He who observes all creatures, and every action is under His control.
|The Responding One
|The One who responds to every need.
|The All-Pervading One
|He who has limitless capacity and abundance in every way.
|The Discreet One
|He who has wisdom in all orders and actions.
|The Loving One
|He who loves those who do good, and bestows on them his compassion.
|The Glorious One
|He who is the Possessor of all glory.
|The Infuser of New Life
|He who will infuse life in all creatures on the Day of Judgement.
|The All Observing Witness
|He who is present everywhere and observes all things.
|The Embodiment of Truth
|He whose existence has no change, and it is All-Truth.
|The Universal Trustee
|He who provides a solution for every problem in the best manner.
|The Strong One
|He who possesses strength.
|The Firm One
|He is the one who possesses power with firm footing.
|The Protecting Associate
|He who is the Friend of His righteous devotees.
|The Sole-Laudable One
|He who is the only one to be praised, and glorified and thanked by all creatures.
|The All-Enumerating One
|He who knows the number of all things, although they cannot be counted, and knows each of them separately.
|He who has created for the first time all beings to their original state from nothing and without any model.
|He whose restores all beings, and puts them back at their places.
|The Maintainer of life
|He who grants and maintains life.
|The Inflictor of Death
|He is the One who brings about death as a phenomenon.
|The Eternally Living One
|He is the One who will survive all.
|The Self-Subsisting One
|He is the One who lives by Himself, whereas all other creatures exist through His Power
|The Pointing One
|He who locates whatever He wants at the time He wills.
|The All-Noble One
|He whose highness is Great, who is Beneficent, and His Munificence is universal
|The Only One
|He who is One in His actions. He has no partner or equal in His attributes.
|The Sole One
|His Oneness is undoubtedly and Universally acknowledged.
|The Supreme Provider
|He is the one towards whom all heads and faces turn in times of need and helplessness.
|The Omnipotent One
|He who is able to do anything in the way He wills. He only has to say "Be, and it is".
|The All Authoritative One
|He who is All powerful and Supreme.
|The Expediting One
|He who decides creation or destruction of some beings earlier than others.
|He who decides creation or destruction of some being later than others.
|The Very First
|He who has precedence over all things created by Him.
|The Infinite Last One
|He who shall survive all the perishables.
|He who can be perceived through his creations.
|He who is invisible to the physical eye.
|The Holder of Supreme Authority
|He who directs, manages, conducts, governs, measures and plans every action which happens at any moment in the entire universe.
|The Extremely Exalted One
|He who is higher than any action, manner or condition, and any thought that any being may have.
|The Fountain-Head of Truth
|He who is tolerant to His creatures and is good to them.
|The Ever-Acceptor of Repentance
|He is ever-ready to accept repentance of His creatures and to forgive them.
|He who punishes the wrongdoers, to the exact extent of their sins.
|The Supreme Pardoner
|He who pardons all who repent sincerely, as if they had no previous sin.
|The Benign One
|He whose disposition is kind towards His creatures.
|The Eternal Possessor of Sovereignty
|He is the One who ever exercises His Supreme Authority over the entire Universe.
|The Possessor of Majesty and Reverence
|He is capable of bestowing Generosity and Honor upon His creatures.
|The Just One
|He is the one who is impartial in His judgements.
|The Assembler of Scattered Creations
|He who collects things, gathers them, anywhere He wants at any time. He brings together the dispersed ones.
|The Self-Sufficient One
|His existence is ever free from any need or help whatsoever from anyone.
|The Bestower of Sufficiency
|He is the one who enriches His creatures adequately, and frees them from want.
|He prevents His creatures from evil acts.
|He is the One who inflicts miseries upon His creatures by way of test.
|The Bestower of Benefits
|He who creates all things which provide goodness and benefit.
|The Prime Light
|He who provides the Divine light to the entire universe; to the faces, minds and hearts of His devotees.
|The Provider of Guidance
|He is the one who guides and leads to success and directs His devotee to do things beneficial to himself and others.
|The Unique One
|He who creates wonders in the universe without any design.
|The Ever Surviving One
|His Existence knows no annihilation.
|The Eternal Inheritor
|He who has everlasting ownership of all things.
|The Guide to Path of Rectitude
|He who is the guide, with wisdom, to the right path according to His eternal plan.
|The Extensively Enduring One
|He tolerates the misdeeds of His creatures, however grave and recurring they be.
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