Who has taken to Himself no son6 nor has He taken any partner in
His kingdom;7 Who created everything and then determined its destiny.8
nothing but are themselves created;9 who do not have the power to
hurt or benefit even themselves; who have no power over death, nor over life,
nor over the resurrection of the dead.0
is nothing but a lie which he has forged with the help of others." Such have
indeed resorted to a grievous wrong and sheer falsehood.1
got inscribed and they are then recited to him morning and evening."
and the earth2 Who has sent down this Book. Indeed, He is Most Forgiving,
about in the markets?4 Why was an angel not sent down to him so
that he may remain with the Messenger and warn those that do not believe in
obtain his sustenance?"6 The evil-doers say: "You are simply following
a bewitched man."7
strayed that they will not find their way to anything sound.8
better than what they propose: Gardens beneath which rivers flow, and stately
to which they give the lie.<sup>1</sup> We have kept a Blazing Fire ready for
him who denies the Hour.
its raging and roaring,
it, they will fervently call there for annihilation.
but for many an annihilation."
God-fearing have been promised?" It shall be their recompense and the end-point
of their journey;
they shall abide for ever. This is a promise whose fulfilment Your Lord has
made incumbent on Himself.3
as the deities that they worship beside Allah,4 and He will ask
them: "Was it you who caused these servants of Mine to stray away, or did they
themselves stray away from the Right Path?"5
other than You as our guardians, but You lavished the pleasures of life upon
them and their forefathers until they forgot the Admonition and became doomed
and you will not be able to avert your doom, nor obtain any succour. We shall
cause whoever of you commits wrong8 to taste an enormous chastisement.
food and walked about in the markets.9 We made some of you a means
to test each by the other0 to see whether you remain patient.1
Your Lord is All-Seeing.32
angels not be sent to us, or why do we ourselves not observe our Lord?"4
Surely they are too proud of themselves5 and have gone beyond all
limits in their rebellion.
no good news for those immersed in evil,6 and they will cry out:
"We seek refuge (in Allah)."
a better abode and a fairer resting place.8
cavalcade of angels will be made to descend.
That will be a hard day for those that deny the Truth;
I had stood by the Messenger!
to be a great betrayer of man."0
Qur'an an object of laughter."1
from among those immersed in evil. Your Lord suffices you as a Guide and a Helper.3
all at once?"4 It was revealed thus that We may fully impress it
on your mind;5 (and for the same end) We have revealed it gradually
(according to a scheme) in fragments.
to you, We sent its right answer and explained the matter in the best manner.46
is the worst and their way most erroneous.7
Aaron with him as his helper
the lie to Our Signs."9 Thereafter We utterly destroyed them.
to the Messengers0 We drowned them and made of them a Sign of warning
for all mankind. We have kept ready a painful chastisement for the wrong-doers1.
people of al-Rass2 and many a nation in the centuries in between.
in the past), and We totally annihilated each of them.
rain.3 Have they not seen it? Nay; but they do not believe in being
raised up after death.4
of jest, saying: "Is this whom Allah has sent as a Messenger?
(he had almost) led us astray from our gods." But soon, when they see the chastisement,
they will come to know who had strayed too far from the Right Way.
desire for his god?6 Can you take responsibility for guiding him
to the Right Way?
like cattle; nay, even worse than them.7
could have made it stationary; instead, We have made the sun its pilot.8
sleep the repose (of death), and has made day the time of rising to life.61
His Mercy. Then We send down pure water2 from the sky
many cattle and human beings from among Our creation.3
that they may learn a lesson from it. But most people simply decline everything
except disbelief and ingratitude.5
striving against them with this Qur'an.7
and the other saltish and bitter; and He has set a barrier and an insurmountable
obstruction between the two that keeps them apart.8
him two sorts of kindred: by descent and by marriage. Your Lord is All-Powerful.9
benefit them nor hurt them. Besides, the unbeliever is ever prone to come to
the support of everyone who rebels against his Lord.0
and a warner.1
is that whoever so wills may follow the way leading to His Lord."71a
never die, and glorify Him with His praise. He suffices as the Knower of the
sins of His servants,
them in six days, and then ascended the Throne;2 the Merciful One.
Ask concerning Him the one who knows.
they say: "What is the Merciful One? Shall we prostrate ourselves before whomsoever
you command us to prostrate?"3 This even further increases their
and placed in it a great lamp6 and a shining moon.
a Sign) for him who desires to take heed, or desires to be thankful.7
walk on the earth gently9 and when the foolish ones address them,
they simply say: "Peace to you";0
for its chastisement is one that clings.
extravagant nor niggardly in their spending but keep the golden mean between
Allah has forbidden - save justly; who do not commit unlawful sexual intercourse4
- and whoso does that shall meet its penalty;
and he will abide in it in ignominy -
Allah will change their evil deeds into good deeds.6 Allah is Ever
Forgiving, Most Compassionate.
in the manner that he should.8
witness to any falsehood9 and who, when they pass by frivolity,
pass by it with dignity;0
do not fall at them deaf and blind;
offspring be a joy to our eyes,2 and do make us the leaders of the
palaces94,5 will be granted to them, and they will be
received with greeting and salutation.
not for your prayer6. But now that you have given the lie to (the Message of
Allah), an inextricable punishment shall soon come upon you."