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The 99 Names of Allah, are the Names of God which are described in the Qur'an, and Sunnah, amongst

other places. Here are the list of 99 names of Allah with definition and benefits. S.No. ALLAH'S NAME ALLAH'S in Urdu NAME MEANING BENEFIT

Who repeats this name at least 1000 times his heart will be free from doubts and suspicions. If any body suffering from some The Greatest Allah incurable disease repeats this Name Name many times, then prays to Allah for recovery, he will recover from the disease, by the Grace of Allah. Who repeart this name 100 times after each fard (Obligatory) Ar-Rahman The All-Merciful prayer will have good memory, a keen awareness, and be free of a heavy heart. He who repeat this name 100 times after each Fajr (Early The AllMorning) prayer will find Ar-Rahim Beneficient everyone to be friendly towards him and he will be safe from all worldly calamities. He who repeats this name many The Absolute times every day after the morning Al-Malik Ruler prayer. Will become rich by the grace of Allah. Al-Quddus The Pure One The heart of those who repeat this name 100 times each day will be free from anxiety. He who repeats this name 160 time to a sick person, will help him to regain health. He who repeats this name frequently will be safe from all calamities. He who repeats this name 631 times will be safe from harm.

As-Salam

The Source of Peace

Al-Mumin

The Inspirer of Faith

AlMuhaymin

The Guardian

Al-Aziz

The Victorious

Al-Jabbar

The Compeller

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Al-Khaliq

The Creator

He who takes bath and offers two rak'ats of prayer and repeats this Name 100 times with sincere concentration, Allah will purify his external as well as internal condition. He who repeats this Name 41 times after each Fazar prayer will be independent of need from others and gain honour after disgrace. He who repeats this Name will not be compelled to do anything against his wishes, and will not be exposed to voilence, severity or hardness. He who repeats this Name frequently will be granted status and respect. If He repeats this Name frequently at the commencement of every act, He will achieve success by the grace of Allah. He who repeats this Name 100 times for seven days without break, Allah will create an angel whose duty will be to act righteously for this person until the Day of Judgement. The reward for angel's actions will be given to that person. See also under Al-Musawwir. He who creates all things in proportion. See also the suggestions under Al-Musawwir. If a woman who desires to give a birth, but cannot, fasts seven days, and each day at the breaking of the fast (iftaar) she repeats these three Names twenty-one times, breathes into a glass of water, and then breaks the fast with this water, Allah will bless her with a child.

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Al-Bari

The Maker of Order

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AlMusawwir

The Shaper of Beauty

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Al-Ghaffar The Forgiving

He who repeats this Name will be forgiven his sins.

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The soul of him who repeats this Name Will conquer the desires of the flesh, and his heart will be Al-Qahhar The Subduer made free from the attractions of the world and gain inner peace. this Name also frees one from being wronged. If a man suffering from poverty and starvation repeats this Name frequently or keeps it with him written on a piece of paper or Al-Wahhab The Giver of All repeats this Name 40 times in the last Sajda if the Chasht prayer, Allah will relieve him of his poverty, want and starvation in a wonderful way. Ar-Razzaq The Sustainer He who repeats this Name will be provided with sustenance by Allah. The heart of him who repeats this Name will be open, and he will be given victory. He who repeats this Name, his heart will become luminous, revealing divine light(Nur).

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Al-Fattah

The Opener

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Al-Alim

The Knower of All

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Al-Qabid

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Al-Basit

He who writhes this name on 4 pieces of food (fruit, bread,etc.) The Constrictor and eats them for 40 days will be free from hunger. He who repeats this Name 10 times after Chasht prayer with The Reliever open hands (palms up), then rubs his face with his hands, will be free of need from others.

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Those who fast three days, and on the fourth day repeat this Name 70 times in a gathering, Allah Al-Khafid The Abaser will free them from harm by their enemy. Allah will fulfill the need of one who repeats this Name 500 times daily. He who repeats this Name 101 times day and night, Allah will Ar-Rafi The Exalter make him higher, as far as honour, richness and merit are concerned. He who repeats this name 140 times after Maghrib prayer on The Bestower of Monday or Friday nights, Allah Al-Muizz Honors will make him dignified in the eyes of others. That person will fear no one but Allah. He who repeats this Name 75 times will be free from harm by Al-Mudhill The Humiliator those who are jealous of him and wish to harm him. Allah will protect him. He who repeats this Name 500, 100 or 50 times without speaking As-Sami The Hearer of Allto anyone on thursday after the chasht prayer, Allah will bestow on him anything he desires. He who repeats this Names 100 times after Friday afternoon Al-Basir The Seer of All prayer, Allah will give this person light in his sight and enlighten his heart. Al-Hakam The Judge He who repeats this Name many times at night, many secrets (sirr) will be revealed to him. On Friday night or day, if you write this Name on a piece of bread and eat it people will obey you.

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Al-Adl

The Just

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Al-Latif

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Al-Khabir

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Al-Halim

He who repeats this Name 133 times daily will have increase in The Subtle One his sustenance and all his affairs will be settled to his satisfaction. If a mam is a victim of selfish desires and bad habits he will be The All-Aware relieved of these if he repeats this Name regularly. He who write this Name on a piece of paper, washes it with The Forebearing water and sprinkles that water on anything that thing will become safe from loss and calamities. The Magnificent Those who repeat this Name many times will be respected.

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Al-Azim

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He who has a headache, fever and despondent, and continuously The Forgiver and Al-Ghafur repeats this Name will be relieved Hider of Faults of his ailment and will have Allah's forgiveness. He who is afflicted with monitory The Rewarder of troubles or with any other Ash-Shakur Thankfulness calamity and suffering, if he repeats this Name 41 tmes daily. He who repeats this Name regularly and keep it with him after writing it on a piece of paper Al-Ali The Highest will attain high rank, affluence and success in his (lawful) desires. Al-Kabir The Greatest He who repeats this Name 100 times each day will have esteem. He who repeats this Name frequently and keeps it with him will be protected against calamities. If someone with a bad mannered child repeats this Name into a glass of water, and gives this water to the child to drink, the

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Al-Hafiz Al-Muqit

The Preserver The Nourisher

child will have good manners. 40 Al-Hasib The Accounter He who faces any problem should repeat this Name many times. He who writes this Name on a piece of paper with musk and saffron and keeps it with him and repeats this Name frequently will attain honour and status. He who repeats this Name many times at bedtime will have esteem in this world (and the Hereafter among the learned and righteous people). He who repeats this Name seven times on himself, his family and property, all will be under Allah's protection.

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Al-Jalil

The Mighty

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Al-Karim

The Generous

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Ar-Raqib

The Watchful One

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Al-Mujib

The Responder to The appeal of him who repeats Prayer this Name will be answered. If one who has difficulty in The Allearning, repeats this Name Comprehending frequently, will have good earnings. He who repeats this Name continuously (from time to time) The Perfectly will not have difficulties in his Wise work, and Allah will open to him the door of wisdom. If there is a quarrel between two people (e.g. wife and husband) and one of them repeats this The Loving One Name 1000 times over some food and has the other person to eat the food, there will be no disagreement between them. The Majestic One He who repeats this Name gains glory.

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Al-Wasi

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Al-Hakim

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Al-Wadud

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Al-Majd

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Al-Baith

The Resurrector

He who repeats this Name gains the fear of Allah. He who has disobedient children or wife and repeats this Name in the morning over them 21 times daily with his hand placed on his/her forhead he/she will become obedient. If one has something and repeats this Name, he will find what is lost.

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Ash-Shahid The Witness

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Al-Haqq

The Truth

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Al-Qawi

He who is afraid of drowining, being burnt in a fire, or any similar danger, and repeats this The Trustee Name continuously (from time to time), will be under the protection of Allah. He who cannot defeat his enemy, and repeats this Name with the The Possessor of intention of not being harmed, All Strength will be free from his enemy's harm. If one has troubles and repeats The Forceful One this Name, his troubles will disappear. He who repeats this Name is likely to be a walyullah, the friend of Allah. He who repeats this Name will be loved and praised. He who is afraid of being questioned on the Judgement Day, and repeats this Name 100 times daily, will have ease and clementy.

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Al-Matin

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Al-Wali

The Governor

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Al-Hamid

The Praised One

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Al-Muhsi

The Appraiser

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Al-Mubdi

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Al-Muid

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Al-Muhyi

If This Name is repeated and breathed towards a pregnant The Originator woman who is afaid of aborting, she will be free of danger. If this Name is repeated 70 times for someone who is away from The Restorer his family, that person will return safely in seven days. If a person has a heavy burden and repeats this Name seven The Giver of Life times each day, his burden will be taken away. The Taker of Life This Name is repeated to destroy one's enmy.

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Al-Mumit

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Al-Hayy

The Ever Living He who repeats this Name will One have a long life.

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Al-Qayyum

The Self-Existing He who repeats this Name will One not fall into inadvertency.

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Al-Wajid

The Finder

He who repeats this Name will have richness of heart. He who repeats this Name in privacy and sincerely, his heart will be enlightened. He who repeats this Name 1000 times in privacy and in a quiet place will be free from fear and delusion. He who repeats this Name 1000 times will have certain secrets opened to him.

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Al-Majid

The Glorious

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Al-Wahid

The Only One

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Al-Ahad

The One

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As-Samad

He who repeats this Name many times, Allah will provide his The Satisfier of need, and as result he will not All Needs need others, but they will need him. The All Powerful He who repeats this Name, all his Desires will be fulfilled.

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Al-Qadir

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Al-Muqtadir

The Creator of All Power

He who repeats this Name will be aware of the truth. He who repeats this Name on the battlefield, or who has fear of being alone in an aweinspiring place, no harm will come to him and will become obedient to Allah. He who repeats this Name in the heart 100 times each day, only love of Allah will remain. No other love can enter. A childless person will be blessed with a child if he repeats this name 40 times daily for 40 days. If a traveler repeats it 1000 times on a Friday he will reach home safe and sound. He who repeats this Name many times will lead a good life and at the end of this life will have a good death. He who recites this Name 15 times after Friday (jumm'a prayer) divine light (Noor) will enter his heart.

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AlThe Expediter Muqaddim

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AlThe Delayer Muakhkhir

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Al-Awwal

The First

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Al-Akhir

The Last

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Az-Zahir

The Manifest One

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Al-Batin

He who repeats this Name three The Hidden One times each day will be able to see the truth in things.

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Al-Wal

The Protecting Friend

He who repeats this Name and breathes it into his house, his house will be free from danger. He who repeats this Name many times will gain the benevolence of Allah. He who repeats this Name to his child, this child will be free from misfortune. He who repeats this Name many times, his repentance will be accepted. He who repeats this Names for 3 Fridays many times will be victorious against his enemies. He who repeats this Name many times, all his sins will be forgiven. He who repeats this Name many times will be blessed by Allah.

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Al-Mutaali

The Supreme One

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Al-Barr

The Doer of Good

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At-Tawwab

The Guide to Repentance

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AlMuntaqim

The Avenger

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Al-Afu

The Forgiver

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Ar-Rauf

The Clement

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Malik alMulk

The Owner of All

He who repeats this Name will have esteem among people. He who repeats this Name many times, will be rich. He who repeat this Name will be free from the harm of the devil.

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The Lord of Dhul-Jalali Majesty and Wal-Ikram Bounty Al-Muqsit The Equitable One

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Al-Jami

The Gatherer

He who repeats this Name will find the things that he lost.

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Al-Ghani

The Rich One

He who repeats this Name 70 times will be contented and not convetous and will not be needy. He who repeats this Name 1000 times daily for ten Fridays will becom self-sufficient.

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Al-Mughni

The Enricher

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Al-Mani

One should repeat this Name 20 The Preventer of times at bedtimes for a peaceful Harm and happy family life. He who does not enjoy peace and tranquility in life should repeat this Name 100 times in Friday nights.He will find peace and tranquility by the grace of Allah. He who repeats this Name 41 times at the begnning of every act, will be successful in all his good acts. Those who repeat this Name will have inner light.

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Ad-Darr

The Creator of The Harmful

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An-Nafi

The Creator of Good

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An-Nur

The Light

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Al-Hadi

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Al-Badi

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Al-Warith

Ho who repeats 1100 times the sacred Names "yahadi ihdinasThe Guide siratal-mustaqim" after the 'Isha prayer will be free from all needs. He who is confronted by any distress or difficulty should The Originator repeat this Name 70,000 times for relief from the distress. He who repeats this Name every The Everlasting Friday night 100 times all his One good deeds will be accepted, by the grace of Allah. He who repeats this Name after The Inheritor of sunrise 100 times, will be safe All from all sorrows, by the grace of Allah.

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As-Sabur

He who does not have the knowhow about a particular task or The Righteous unable to work out plans for a Teacher certain task should repeat this Name 1000 times between Maghrib and 'Isha. He who is in any trouble, difficulty or sorrow and repeat The Patient One this Name 3000 times, will be rescued from his difficulty.