The World Federation One Stop Fiqh

Ruling 527

In order to comfort a dying person, it is recommended to recite at his side the blessed surahs of Yāsīn,56 al-Ṣāffāt,57 and al-Aḥzāb;58 and to recite Āyat al-Kursī,59 verse fifty-four of Sūrat al-Aʿrāf,60and the last three verses of Sūrat al-Baqarah.61 In fact, [it is recommended] to recite as much of the Qur’an as possible.

56 Chapter 36 of the Qur’an.

57 Chapter 37 of the Qur’an.

58 Chapter 33 of the Qur’an.

59 Verse 255 of Chapter 2 of the Qur’an.

60 Chapter 7 of the Qur’an

61 Chapter 2 of the Qur’an.