Surah Baqarah Benefits


“Those who will believe will succeed in this world or hereafter”.

Yes, the “Surah Baqarah” gives us life-changing lessons that will transform us into better human beings. In this content piece, let’s talk about the immense blessings and benefits provided by Surah Baqarah

This surah is an ideal way to overcome fears, grief, and sorrows. It gives us the lesson of submission toward Allah. But there are those who usually question the benefits this Suran possesses. Thus, as always, Bismillah Schooling brings to you the beneficial traits of the Surah Baqarah.

Surah Baqarah Benefits

Surah Baqarah is the longest chapter in the 1st siparah of the Holy Quran. It is a complete booklet containing gems, commandments, prayers, and different stories that reflect the exact meaning of life and how to survive it. It will give you purpose and direction in life.

The person who will never skip reading Surah Al Baqarah in daily practice. No grief and sorrows will come in his way at all.

قُلْنَا ٱهْبِطُوا۟ مِنْهَا جَمِيعًۭا ۖ فَإِمَّا يَأْتِيَنَّكُم مِّنِّى هُدًۭى فَمَن تَبِعَ هُدَاىَ فَلَا خَوْفٌ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا هُمْ يَحْزَنُونَ ٣٨

“ According to this verse, Allah Almighty said! 
We said, “Descend all of you! Then when guidance comes to you from Me, whoever follows it, there will be no fear for them, nor will they grieve” (2:38)

It is the person who seeks refuge from Allah and will never go through tribulations and tensions. Once they add the Surah Al Baqarah to their lives. Verily, they will never have to repent, grieve, or feel sorrowful over their problems. Allah almighty will keep them in his protection. And keep all anxieties, fears, and griefs away from him forever.

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1. There is No Fear After Reciting Surah Baqarah

وَإِذْ فَرَقْنَا بِكُمُ ٱلْبَحْرَ فَأَنجَيْنَـٰكُمْ وَأَغْرَقْنَآ ءَالَ فِرْعَوْنَ وَأَنتُمْ تَنظُرُونَ ٥٠

According to this verse; Allah is communicating with their believers:

And ˹remember˺ when We parted the sea, rescued you, and drowned Pharaoh’s people before your very eyes. (2:50).

Allah is explaining the story of Moses. When Firawn (Pharoah of Egypt) and his court planned to kill Hazrat Musa (Prophet Moses). At that time there was no way out, the Egyptian Army was behind the Prophet Musa and his followers, while the red sea was infront of them. But Moses kept his faith the Almighty Allah. And see how Allah Subhanahu ta’ala has parted the sea and made the way for Hazrat Musa (AS). On the other hand, Firawn alongside his army was drowned. That is the mercy and reward from Allah that we can also get through reading and implementing  Surah Baqarah in our daily lives.

Now think, if Allah (Azza Wa Jall) can help his believers in such critical situations, can’t he help you in your time of need?

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2. Protection of House from Satan

Are you feeling fearful, hallucinated, or feel illusions of ghosts, or any evil powers. Then add Surah Al Baqarah in your daily practice. To get a peaceful environment, free from quarrels, and respectful relationship bonding.

In hadith, it is mentioned that where surah-al-baqarah is recited, shaytan will not enter. 

A Hadith mentions:

Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) reported that the Messenger of Allah (may Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him) said:

“Do not turn your houses into graves. Indeed, Satan runs away from the house in which Sūrat al-Baqarah is recited.”

Now it is evident from this hadith that Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him) has forbidden to make your house like a grave. Meaning that there is no life and happiness in that where there is no recitation of Surah baqarah.

3. Benefits of Last Two Verses of Surah Baqarah

The last two verses of this special Surah should be memorized by every Muslim. Why, because these two verses are regarded as the noor of this Ayat. and for good reasons. These verses can help by protecting you from evil, and in seeking the sufficiency of Allah. Thus, these last two verses of Surah Baqarah are recommended.

According to the reference of the Hadith of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) said:

It was narrated from Abu Mas’ud that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said:

         “Whoever recites the last two Verses of Surat Al-Baqarah at night, that will be sufficient for him.”

Sunan Ibn Majah 1369

It is evident that if you are reciting this surah at night, no evil, fear, worries, or anxieties will affect you. So, read this Surah with your heart and leave the rest to Allah (Azza Wa Jall). Allah is the best manager and solver of all problems. 

4. Protection from Evils

As mentioned, the Surah Baqarah is bestowed with a number of benefits. The Surah helps by protecting you against evil spirits, witchcraft, evil eyes, as well as evil whispers. Through the recitation of Surah Baqarah, you can get countless of blessings. 

  • The person will never feel the illness from an evil eye.
  • This is especially recommended for reading for protection from evil eyes. 
  • Protection from all evil, ghosts, and bad spirits. 
  • It will protect you from evildoers.

5. Reward on Day of Judgment

This longest Surah of the Holy Quran brings immense reward in the hereafter. Besides, your life in this world will be made prosperous, happier, and peaceful. 

A Hadith Of The Prophet Of Allah Mentions: 

“Recite the two bright ones, al-Baqara, and Surah Al ‘Imran, for on the Day of Resurrection they will come as two clouds or two shades, or two flocks of birds in ranks, pleading for those who recite them”. 

Sahih Muslim, 804a

According to this hadith, it is mentioned that endless rewards will be given to the reader of baqarah on the day of judgment. The person will enjoy countless of blessings on him/her. 

6. Surah Baqarah Benefits for Health

Are you constantly suffering from nightmares, depression, mental illness, or any other debilitating illness? Then submit towards Allah to get rid of all your troubles and anxieties. Allah loves us more than 70 of our mothers combined. Just put your faith in Allah, and he will help you. 

Besides, the Sura-al-baqarah is the Strongest Chapter of the Holy Quran that is enough to remove all your illness and transform it into happiness. 

  • Recite ayat no. 72-73 for chest pains. 
  • Recite 107 ayat 3 times to get rid of shoulder pains. 
  • Recite ayat no. 165 on food to please the displeased person. 
  • Recite this for memorizing.
  • Recite this surah for tensions and anxieties.

7. Ayat Ul Kursi In Surah Baqarah

The one most amazing benefit of the Surah Baqarah is that it has the Throne Verse. The Ayat Ul Kursi is called the Throne Verse of the Holy Quran with immense blessings and barakah. It is the 255th verse of Surah Al Baqara. 

The blessings provided by the Ayat Ul Kursi are uncountable. Also, it is a Sunnah to recite Ayat Ul Kursi daily. The Verse is as Follows: 

“Allah! There is no god ˹worthy of worship˺ except Him, the Ever-Living, All-Sustaining. Neither drowsiness nor sleep overtakes Him. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who could possibly intercede with Him without His permission? He ˹fully˺ knows what is ahead of them and what is behind them, but no one can grasp any of His knowledge—except what He wills ˹to reveal˺. His Seat1 encompasses the heavens and the earth, and the preservation of both does not tire Him. For He is the Most High, the Greatest”.

Ayat Ul Kursi, 2:255 

8. Recitation of Surah Baqarah for Marriage 

Are you facing issues in finding a life partner for you? Or you are having problems with having children? Are your family issues going to a dead end? Are you weighing yourself down in every matter of life? Hold on! You are one step away from finding the solutions to every problem. The solution is the recitation of Surah Baqarah that showers its countless blessings on you. 

The next lesson that Allah is delivering us through surah is to believe in all prophets. This tale of Hazrat Adam, Musa, and Ibrahim A.S. this chapter is all about believing in the prophets before the arrival of Hazrat Muhammad PBUH. 


Surah Baqarah is the gift from Allah (Azza Wa Jall) to mankind. The Surah is the longest in the Holy Quran, and provides a number of benefits. From your protection in this life to countless benefits of the afterlife, the Surah helps in numerous ways. So, read the Surah Baqarah not only in the time of eid, but also when you have been blessed with the things you wanted.