A List of Powerful Duas in The Holy Qur’an (50+ Short Duas)

We have compiled a comprehensive list of duas from the Holy Qur’an! These duas are very short and encompass different aspects of our life and needs. Bookmark this for easy access!

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We have compiled a comprehensive list of duas from the Holy Qur’an! These duas are very short and encompass different aspects of our life and needs. Bookmark this for easy access!

The Holy Qur’an is filled with duas. Arguably, duas in the Qur’an are the best duas to recite because it’s the word of God, and it’s God who is teaching us how to call upon Him.

We’ve scoured the Qur’an to extract a comprehensive list of duas for all aspects of our life and needs. Bookmark this article for easy access to a set of short and easy-to-remember Qur’anic duas!

Dua to live and die as Muslims

Our Lord, and make us Muslims [in submission] to You and from our descendants a Muslim nation [in submission] to You. And show us our ritesand accept our repentance. Indeed, You are the Accepting of repentance,the Merciful.”


Our Lord: Pour out upon us patience and cause us to die insubmission”


My Lord! Originator of the heavens and the earth! Thou art my guardian in this world and the hereafter; make me die a Muslim and join me with the good.”


Dua for acceptance of deeds

O our Lord ! accept (this service) from us, verily You and You (alone) are the Hearer,the Knower.”


dua for seeking the best of both worlds

Our Lord ! grant us good in this world and good in the hereafter and saveus from the torment of the Fire.”


dua for patience and victory against enemies

Our Lord, pour down upon us patience, and make our steps firm and¬†assist us against the unbelieving people.”


dua asking god for leniency

Our Lord! take us not to task if we forget or fall into error.”


dua to not receive an unbearable trial

Our Lord! do not lay on us a burden as Thou did lay upon those before us


Our Lord! Impose not on us that which we have not the strength to bear, grant us forgiveness and have mercy on us.You are our Protector. Help us against those who deny the truth.”


Dua to ensure we do not leave the religion of Islam

Our Lord! make not our¬†hearts to deviate after Thou hast guided us arighta nd grant us from Thee mercy;surely Thou art the most liberal Giver.”


A Dua For Forgiveness

Our Lord! surely we believe, therefore forgive us our faults and save us from the¬†chastisement of the fire.”


Our Lord, we believe; therefore¬†forgive us¬†and have mercy¬†on us¬†,for Thou art the best of the Merciful.’


O my¬†Lord! Forgive and have¬†mercy and Thou¬†art the¬†best of¬†the Merciful ones’.”


My Lord! Surely I have wronged myself , forgive me”


Our Lord. we believe; therefore forgive us and have mercy¬†on us, for thou art the best of the Merciful”


We hear and obey, our Lord, grant us Thy forgiveness and to Thee is the end of all journeys.”


My Lord! forgive me and my brother and cause us to enter into Thy mercy, and Thou art the most Merciful of the merciful ones.


Our Lord, complete our light for us and forgive us. Surely, You have power over all things.”


Dua for righteous children

My Lord! grant me from Thee good offspring; surely Thou art the Hearer of prayer.”


This dua was recited by Prophet Zakariya. In return, God gave him Prophet Yahya.

My Lord! grant me¬†(offspring)¬†from the¬†righteous.”


O my¬†Lord! leave¬†me not¬†without offspring, though¬†thou art¬†the best of inheritors.”


A Dua to Ask God to testify you’re Muslim

Our Lord! we believe in what Thou hast revealed and we follow the Apostle, so write us down with those who bear witness”


A Dua to Increase Iman

Our Lord! forgive us our sins and our transgressions, establish our feet firmly and help us against the disbelieving folk.”


A Dua to Protect us from hellfire

‘Our Lord! Thou has not created this in vain.Glory be to Thee! Guard us against¬†the punishment of the fire”


O our¬†Lord! turn away¬†from us¬†the punishment¬†of Hell, surely the punishment thereof is a lasting. Surely it is an evil abode and (evil) place to stay.”


A Dua to die with the righteous company

Our Lord! Forgive us our sins and remit from us our evil deeds and make us die with the righteous.”


A Dua to Recite Immediately After Sinning

Our Lord! we have sinned against ourselves and unless You grant us forgiveness and bestow Your mercy upon us, we shall most certainly be lost


A Dua to Ensure We’re not inmates with the people of hell

Our Lord! place us not with the unjust”


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My Lord, then do not place me among the wrong doing people.”


My Lord! Deliver me from the unjust people


a dua for your family

O our¬†Lord! grant us¬†in our¬†wives and¬†our offspring the¬†joy of¬†our eyes and¬†make us guides to those who guard (against evil)”


A dua to relieve harm

Harm has afflicted me, and Thou art the most Merciful of the merciful.”


This was recited by Prophet Ayub.

A dua for unity in the ummah

Our Lord! Forgive us¬†and our¬†brothers who¬†preceded us¬†in belief¬†and put Thou not into our hearts any rancour towards those who believe, Our Lord, surely Thou art Kind, Merciful”


A Dua to increase tawakkul (reliance) on God

Our Lord! on Thee do¬†we rely¬†and to Thee¬†do we¬†turn and to¬†Thee is the end of all journeys.”


A Dua to Solve Any Problem or Dilemma

Our Lord! grant¬†us mercy¬†from Thee¬†and provide for¬†us a¬†right course in our affair”


A Dua to increase knowledge

O¬†my¬†Lord! Increase me¬†in¬†knowledge”


A Dua to Tackle any problem

O my¬†Lord! Open my¬†chest for me¬†and make¬†my task¬†easy for¬†meand make loose the knot from my tongue so that they understand my speech.”


This dua was recited by Musa before he visited Pharoah to give dawah.

A dua for protection against enemies

O our Lord! Surely we fear that he may hasten to do evil to us or that he will transgress.”


My Lord! help me against the mischievous people.”


Our Lord! cause us to go forth from this town, whose people are oppressors, and give us from Thee a guardian and give us from Thee a helper.


My Lord! Save me and my family from what they do.”


a dua for protection against satanic whispers

O my Lord! I seek refuge in Thee from the evil suggestions of the Satans and I seek refuge in Thee O my Lord , lest they come near untome”


a dua for safe travels

My Lord, let me land at a blessed landing place, and You are the best toaccommodate [us].”


A dua seeking the best outcome

O my Lord! Truly I am in need of whatever good You Bestow on me.”


A Dua for Wisdom

My Lord, grant me wisdom and join me with the good.”


Dua for good health

And when I am sick, then He restores me to health


A Dua to Increase Gratitude

My Lord! Grant me that I should be grateful for Your favour which You have bestowed upon me and on my parents and that I should do good such as You are pleased with me and make me enter Your Mercy into Your servants, the good ones.


A dua for safety

My Lord! Make this city secure, and save me and my sons from worshipping idols.”


A dua to remain steadfast with wajibaats

O my Lord! make me one who establishes regular prayer and (also)from my offspring,our Lord! And accept my invocation”


a dua asking God to forgive our parents

O our Lord! forgive me and my parents and (all) the believers on the day¬†when the reckoning will be established’


My Lord! Forgive me and my parents and him who enters my house believing, and the believing men and the believing women; and do not increase the unjust in aught but destruction!”


O my Lord! Have compassion on them, as they brought me up (when I was) little’.”


A dua seeking nearness to allah (swt)

My Lord! Build for me a home with You in Paradise”


This dua was recited by Lady Asiya.

A dua for sincerity

My Lord, grant me an entrance of sincerity and an exit of sincerity, and give me from Yours a victorious power.”


A general dua

O my Lord, dispose of me that I may be thankful for Thy blessing with which Thou hast blessed me and my father and mother and that I may do righteousness, well-pleasing to Thee and make me righteous also in my seed, surely I turn to Thee and surely I am of those who submit.”


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