What is the significance of 4 Qul in Islam? It holds immense rewards and benefits for every Muslim who recite these last four surahs, 4 Quls in the Quran. It is a set of four surahs that are recited in order to protect oneself from evil forces and harm. Char Qul is derived from the Urdu word “char”, which means four and Qul, which means saying. It is also called “Charon Qul” in Urdu, which is similar to char Qul.