Al Mu'minun (The Believers)


1. Qad aflahal mu'minoon


قَدْ أَفْلَحَ الْمُؤْمِنُونَ


The believers must (eventually) win through,-


2. Allazeena hum fee Salaatihim khaashi'oon


الَّذِينَ هُمْ فِي صَلَاتِهِمْ خَاشِعُونَ


Those who humble themselves in their prayers;


3. Wallazeena hum 'anillaghwimu'ridoon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ عَنِ اللَّغْوِ مُعْرِضُونَ


Who avoid vain talk;


4. Wallazeena hum liz Zakaati faa'iloon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ لِلزَّكَاةِ فَاعِلُونَ


Who are active in deeds of charity;


5. Wallazeena hum lifuroo jihim haafizoon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ لِفُرُوجِهِمْ حَافِظُونَ


Who abstain from sex,


6. Illaa 'alaaa azwaajihim aw maa malakat aimaanuhum fa innahum ghairu maloomeen


إِلَّا عَلَىٰ أَزْوَاجِهِمْ أَوْ مَا مَلَكَتْ أَيْمَانُهُمْ فَإِنَّهُمْ غَيْرُ مَلُومِينَ


Except with those joined to them in the marriage bond, or (the captives) whom their right hands possess,- for (in their case) they are free from blame,


7. Famanib taghaa waraaa'a zaalika fa ulaaa'ika humul 'aadoon


فَمَنِ ابْتَغَىٰ وَرَاءَ ذَٰلِكَ فَأُولَٰئِكَ هُمُ الْعَادُونَ


But those whose desires exceed those limits are transgressors;-


8. Wallazeena hum li amaanaatihim wa 'ahdihim raa'oon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ لِأَمَانَاتِهِمْ وَعَهْدِهِمْ رَاعُونَ


Those who faithfully observe their trusts and their covenants;


9. Wallazeena hum 'alaa Salawaatihim yuhaafizoon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ عَلَىٰ صَلَوَاتِهِمْ يُحَافِظُونَ


And who (strictly) guard their prayers;-


10. Ulaaa'ika humul waarisoon


أُولَٰئِكَ هُمُ الْوَارِثُونَ


These will be the heirs,


11. Allazeena yarisoonal Firdawsa hum feehaa khaalidoon


الَّذِينَ يَرِثُونَ الْفِرْدَوْسَ هُمْ فِيهَا خَالِدُونَ


Who will inherit Paradise: they will dwell therein (for ever).


12. Wa laqad khalaqnal insaana min sulaalatim minteen


وَلَقَدْ خَلَقْنَا الْإِنْسَانَ مِنْ سُلَالَةٍ مِنْ طِينٍ


Man We did create from a quintessence (of clay);


13. Summa ja'alnaahu nutfatan fee qaraarim makeen


ثُمَّ جَعَلْنَاهُ نُطْفَةً فِي قَرَارٍ مَكِينٍ


Then We placed him as (a drop of) sperm in a place of rest, firmly fixed;


14. Summa khalaqnan nutfata 'alaqatan fakhalaqnal 'alaqata mudghatan fakhalaq nal mudghata 'izaaman fakasawnal 'izaama lahman summa anshaanaahu khalqan aakhar; fatabaarakal laahu ahsanul khaaliqeen


ثُمَّ خَلَقْنَا النُّطْفَةَ عَلَقَةً فَخَلَقْنَا الْعَلَقَةَ مُضْغَةً فَخَلَقْنَا الْمُضْغَةَ عِظَامًا فَكَسَوْنَا الْعِظَامَ لَحْمًا ثُمَّ أَنْشَأْنَاهُ خَلْقًا آخَرَ ۚ فَتَبَارَكَ اللَّهُ أَحْسَنُ الْخَالِقِينَ


Then We made the sperm into a clot of congealed blood; then of that clot We made a (foetus) lump; then we made out of that lump bones and clothed the bones with flesh; then we developed out of it another creature. So blessed be Allah, the best to create!


15. Summa innakum ba'da zaalika la maiyitoon


ثُمَّ إِنَّكُمْ بَعْدَ ذَٰلِكَ لَمَيِّتُونَ


After that, at length ye will die


16. Summa innakum Yawmal Qiyaamati tub'asoon


ثُمَّ إِنَّكُمْ يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ تُبْعَثُونَ


Again, on the Day of Judgment, will ye be raised up.


17. Wa laqad khalaqnaa fawqakum sab'a taraaa'iqa wa maa kunnaa 'anil khalqi ghaafileen


وَلَقَدْ خَلَقْنَا فَوْقَكُمْ سَبْعَ طَرَائِقَ وَمَا كُنَّا عَنِ الْخَلْقِ غَافِلِينَ


And We have made, above you, seven tracts; and We are never unmindful of (our) Creation.


18. Wa anzalnaa minas samaaa'i maaa'am biqadarin fa-askannaahu fil ardi wa innaa 'alaa zahaabim bihee laqaa diroon


وَأَنْزَلْنَا مِنَ السَّمَاءِ مَاءً بِقَدَرٍ فَأَسْكَنَّاهُ فِي الْأَرْضِ ۖ وَإِنَّا عَلَىٰ ذَهَابٍ بِهِ لَقَادِرُونَ


And We send down water from the sky according to (due) measure, and We cause it to soak in the soil; and We certainly are able to drain it off (with ease).


19. Fa anshaanaa lakum bihee Jannaatim min nakheelinw wa a'naab; lakum feehaa fawaakihu kaseeratunw wa minhaa taakuloon


فَأَنْشَأْنَا لَكُمْ بِهِ جَنَّاتٍ مِنْ نَخِيلٍ وَأَعْنَابٍ لَكُمْ فِيهَا فَوَاكِهُ كَثِيرَةٌ وَمِنْهَا تَأْكُلُونَ


With it We grow for you gardens of date-palms and vines: in them have ye abundant fruits: and of them ye eat (and have enjoyment),-


20. Wa shajaratan takhruju min Toori Sainaaa'a tambutu bidduhni wa sibghil lil aakileen


وَشَجَرَةً تَخْرُجُ مِنْ طُورِ سَيْنَاءَ تَنْبُتُ بِالدُّهْنِ وَصِبْغٍ لِلْآكِلِينَ


Also a tree springing out of Mount Sinai, which produces oil, and relish for those who use it for food.


21. Wa inna lakum fil an'aami la'ibrah; nusqeekum mimmaa fee butoonihaa wa lakum feehaa manaafi'u kaseeratunw wa minhaa taakuloon


وَإِنَّ لَكُمْ فِي الْأَنْعَامِ لَعِبْرَةً ۖ نُسْقِيكُمْ مِمَّا فِي بُطُونِهَا وَلَكُمْ فِيهَا مَنَافِعُ كَثِيرَةٌ وَمِنْهَا تَأْكُلُونَ


And in cattle (too) ye have an instructive example: from within their bodies We produce (milk) for you to drink; there are, in them, (besides), numerous (other) benefits for you; and of their (meat) ye eat;


22. Wa 'alaihaa wa'alal fulki tuhmaloon (section 1)


وَعَلَيْهَا وَعَلَى الْفُلْكِ تُحْمَلُونَ


And on them, as well as in ships, ye ride.


23. Wa laqad arsalnaa Noohan ilaa qawmihee faqaala yaa qawmi'budul laaha maa lakum min ilahin ghairuhoo afalaa tattaqoon


وَلَقَدْ أَرْسَلْنَا نُوحًا إِلَىٰ قَوْمِهِ فَقَالَ يَا قَوْمِ اعْبُدُوا اللَّهَ مَا لَكُمْ مِنْ إِلَٰهٍ غَيْرُهُ ۖ أَفَلَا تَتَّقُونَ


(Further, We sent a long line of prophets for your instruction). We sent Noah to his people: He said, "O my people! worship Allah! Ye have no other god but Him. Will ye not fear (Him)?"


24. Faqaalal mala'ul lazeena kafaroo min qawmihee maa haazaaa illaa basharum mislukum yureedu ai yatafaddala 'alaikum wa law shaaa'al laahu la anzala malaaa'ikatam maa sami'naa bihaazaa feee aabaaa'inal awwaleen


فَقَالَ الْمَلَأُ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا مِنْ قَوْمِهِ مَا هَٰذَا إِلَّا بَشَرٌ مِثْلُكُمْ يُرِيدُ أَنْ يَتَفَضَّلَ عَلَيْكُمْ وَلَوْ شَاءَ اللَّهُ لَأَنْزَلَ مَلَائِكَةً مَا سَمِعْنَا بِهَٰذَا فِي آبَائِنَا الْأَوَّلِينَ


The chiefs of the Unbelievers among his people said: "He is no more than a man like yourselves: his wish is to assert his superiority over you: if Allah had wished (to send messengers), He could have sent down angels; never did we hear such a thing (as he says), among our ancestors of old."


25. In huwa illaa rajulum bihee jinnatun fatarabbasoo bihee hatta heen


إِنْ هُوَ إِلَّا رَجُلٌ بِهِ جِنَّةٌ فَتَرَبَّصُوا بِهِ حَتَّىٰ حِينٍ


(And some said): "He is only a man possessed: wait (and have patience) with him for a time."


26. Qaala Rabbin surnee bimaa kazzaboon


قَالَ رَبِّ انْصُرْنِي بِمَا كَذَّبُونِ


(Noah) said: "O my Lord! help me: for that they accuse me of falsehood!"


27. Fa awhainaaa ilaihi anis na'il fulka bi a'yuninaa wa wahyinaa fa izaa jaaa'a amrunaa wa faarat tannooru fasluk feehaa min kullin zawjainis naini wa ahlaka illaa man sabaqa 'alaihil qawlu minhum walaa tukhaatibnee fil lazeena zalamooo innaahum mughraqoon


فَأَوْحَيْنَا إِلَيْهِ أَنِ اصْنَعِ الْفُلْكَ بِأَعْيُنِنَا وَوَحْيِنَا فَإِذَا جَاءَ أَمْرُنَا وَفَارَ التَّنُّورُ ۙ فَاسْلُكْ فِيهَا مِنْ كُلٍّ زَوْجَيْنِ اثْنَيْنِ وَأَهْلَكَ إِلَّا مَنْ سَبَقَ عَلَيْهِ الْقَوْلُ مِنْهُمْ ۖ وَلَا تُخَاطِبْنِي فِي الَّذِينَ ظَلَمُوا ۖ إِنَّهُمْ مُغْرَقُونَ


So We inspired him (with this message): "Construct the Ark within Our sight and under Our guidance: then when comes Our Command, and the fountains of the earth gush forth, take thou on board pairs of every species, male and female, and thy family- except those of them against whom the Word has already gone forth: And address Me not in favour of the wrong-doers; for they shall be drowned (in the Flood).


28. Fa izas tawaita anta wa mam ma'aka 'alal fulki faqulil hamdu lillaahil lazee najjaanaa minal qawmiz zalimeen


فَإِذَا اسْتَوَيْتَ أَنْتَ وَمَنْ مَعَكَ عَلَى الْفُلْكِ فَقُلِ الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي نَجَّانَا مِنَ الْقَوْمِ الظَّالِمِينَ


And when thou hast embarked on the Ark - thou and those with thee,- say: "Praise be to Allah, Who has saved us from the people who do wrong."


29. Wa qur Rabbi anzilnee munzalam mubaarakanw wa Anta khairul munzileen


وَقُلْ رَبِّ أَنْزِلْنِي مُنْزَلًا مُبَارَكًا وَأَنْتَ خَيْرُ الْمُنْزِلِينَ


And say: "O my Lord! enable me to disembark with thy blessing: for Thou art the Best to enable (us) to disembark."


30. Inna fee zaalika la Aayaatinw wa in kunnaa lamubtaleen


إِنَّ فِي ذَٰلِكَ لَآيَاتٍ وَإِنْ كُنَّا لَمُبْتَلِينَ


Verily in this there are Signs (for men to understand); (thus) do We try (men).


31. Summaa anshaana mim ba'dihim qarnan aakhareen


ثُمَّ أَنْشَأْنَا مِنْ بَعْدِهِمْ قَرْنًا آخَرِينَ


Then We raised after them another generation.


32. Fa arsalnaa feehim Rasoolam minhum ani'budul laaha maa lakum min ilaahin ghairuhoo afalaa tattaqoon (section 2)


فَأَرْسَلْنَا فِيهِمْ رَسُولًا مِنْهُمْ أَنِ اعْبُدُوا اللَّهَ مَا لَكُمْ مِنْ إِلَٰهٍ غَيْرُهُ ۖ أَفَلَا تَتَّقُونَ


And We sent to them a messenger from among themselves, (saying), "Worship Allah! ye have no other god but Him. Will ye not fear (Him)?"


33. Wa qaalal mala-u min qawmihil lazeena kafaroo wa kazzaboo bi liqaaa'il Aakhirati wa atrafnaahum fil hayaatid dunyaa maa haazaaa illaa basharum mislukum yaakulu mimmaa taakuloona minhu wa yashrabu mimmaa tashraboon


وَقَالَ الْمَلَأُ مِنْ قَوْمِهِ الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا وَكَذَّبُوا بِلِقَاءِ الْآخِرَةِ وَأَتْرَفْنَاهُمْ فِي الْحَيَاةِ الدُّنْيَا مَا هَٰذَا إِلَّا بَشَرٌ مِثْلُكُمْ يَأْكُلُ مِمَّا تَأْكُلُونَ مِنْهُ وَيَشْرَبُ مِمَّا تَشْرَبُونَ


And the chiefs of his people, who disbelieved and denied the Meeting in the Hereafter, and on whom We had bestowed the good things of this life, said: "He is no more than a man like yourselves: he eats of that of which ye eat, and drinks of what ye drink.


34. Wa la'in at'atum basharam mislakum innakum izal lakhaasiroon


وَلَئِنْ أَطَعْتُمْ بَشَرًا مِثْلَكُمْ إِنَّكُمْ إِذًا لَخَاسِرُونَ


"If ye obey a man like yourselves, behold, it is certain ye will be lost.


35. A-Ya'idukum annakum izaa mittum wa kuntum turaabanw wa izaaman annakum mukhrajoon


أَيَعِدُكُمْ أَنَّكُمْ إِذَا مِتُّمْ وَكُنْتُمْ تُرَابًا وَعِظَامًا أَنَّكُمْ مُخْرَجُونَ


"Does he promise that when ye die and become dust and bones, ye shall be brought forth (again)?


36. Haihaata haihaata limaa too'adoon


هَيْهَاتَ هَيْهَاتَ لِمَا تُوعَدُونَ


"Far, very far is that which ye are promised!


37. In hiya illaa hayaatunad dunyaa namootu wa nahyaa wa maa nahnu bimab'ooseen


إِنْ هِيَ إِلَّا حَيَاتُنَا الدُّنْيَا نَمُوتُ وَنَحْيَا وَمَا نَحْنُ بِمَبْعُوثِينَ


"There is nothing but our life in this world! We shall die and we live! But we shall never be raised up again!


38. In huwa illaa rajulunif taraa 'alal laahi kazibanw wa maa nahnuu lahoo bimu'mineen


إِنْ هُوَ إِلَّا رَجُلٌ افْتَرَىٰ عَلَى اللَّهِ كَذِبًا وَمَا نَحْنُ لَهُ بِمُؤْمِنِينَ


"He is only a man who invents a lie against Allah, but we are not the ones to believe in him!"


39. Qaala Rabbin surnee bimaa kazzaboon


قَالَ رَبِّ انْصُرْنِي بِمَا كَذَّبُونِ


(The prophet) said: "O my Lord! help me: for that they accuse me of falsehood."


40. Qaala 'ammaa qaleelil la yusbihunna naadimeen


قَالَ عَمَّا قَلِيلٍ لَيُصْبِحُنَّ نَادِمِينَ


(Allah) said: "In but a little while, they are sure to be sorry!"


41. Fa akhazat humus saihatu bilhaqqi faja'alnaahum ghusaaa'aa; fabu'dal lilqaw miz zaalimeen


فَأَخَذَتْهُمُ الصَّيْحَةُ بِالْحَقِّ فَجَعَلْنَاهُمْ غُثَاءً ۚ فَبُعْدًا لِلْقَوْمِ الظَّالِمِينَ


Then the Blast overtook them with justice, and We made them as rubbish of dead leaves (floating on the stream of Time)! So away with the people who do wrong!


42. Summa anshaanaa mim ba'dihim quroonan aakhareen


ثُمَّ أَنْشَأْنَا مِنْ بَعْدِهِمْ قُرُونًا آخَرِينَ


Then We raised after them other generations.


43. Maa tasbiqu min ummatin ajalahaa wa maa yastaakhiroon


مَا تَسْبِقُ مِنْ أُمَّةٍ أَجَلَهَا وَمَا يَسْتَأْخِرُونَ


No people can hasten their term, nor can they delay (it).


44. Summa arsalnaa Rusulanaa tatraa kulla maa jaaa'a ummatar Rasooluhaa kazzabooh; fa atba'naa ba'dahum ba'danw wa ja'alnaahum ahaadees; fabu'dal liqawmil laa yu'minoon


ثُمَّ أَرْسَلْنَا رُسُلَنَا تَتْرَىٰ ۖ كُلَّ مَا جَاءَ أُمَّةً رَسُولُهَا كَذَّبُوهُ ۚ فَأَتْبَعْنَا بَعْضَهُمْ بَعْضًا وَجَعَلْنَاهُمْ أَحَادِيثَ ۚ فَبُعْدًا لِقَوْمٍ لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ


Then sent We our messengers in succession: every time there came to a people their messenger, they accused him of falsehood: so We made them follow each other (in punishment): We made them as a tale (that is told): So away with a people that will not believe!


45. Summa arsalnaa Moosaa wa akhaahu Haaroona bi Aayaatinaa wa sultaanim mubeen


ثُمَّ أَرْسَلْنَا مُوسَىٰ وَأَخَاهُ هَارُونَ بِآيَاتِنَا وَسُلْطَانٍ مُبِينٍ


Then We sent Moses and his brother Aaron, with Our Signs and authority manifest,


46. Ilaa Fir'awna wa mala'ihee fastakbaroo wa kaanoo qawman 'aaleen


إِلَىٰ فِرْعَوْنَ وَمَلَئِهِ فَاسْتَكْبَرُوا وَكَانُوا قَوْمًا عَالِينَ


To Pharaoh and his Chiefs: But these behaved insolently: they were an arrogant people.


47. Faqaaloo annu'minu libasharaini mislinaa wa qawmuhumaa lanaa 'aabidoon


فَقَالُوا أَنُؤْمِنُ لِبَشَرَيْنِ مِثْلِنَا وَقَوْمُهُمَا لَنَا عَابِدُونَ


They said: "Shall we believe in two men like ourselves? And their people are subject to us!"


48. Fakazzaboohumaa fakaanoo minal muhlakeen


فَكَذَّبُوهُمَا فَكَانُوا مِنَ الْمُهْلَكِينَ


So they accused them of falsehood, and they became of those who were destroyed.


49. Wa laqad aatainaa Moosal Kitaaba la'allahum yahtadoon


وَلَقَدْ آتَيْنَا مُوسَى الْكِتَابَ لَعَلَّهُمْ يَهْتَدُونَ


And We gave Moses the Book, in order that they might receive guidance.


50. Wa ja'alnab na Maryama wa ummahooo aayatannw wa aawainaahumaaa ilaa rabwatin zaati qaraarinw wa ma'een (section 3)


وَجَعَلْنَا ابْنَ مَرْيَمَ وَأُمَّهُ آيَةً وَآوَيْنَاهُمَا إِلَىٰ رَبْوَةٍ ذَاتِ قَرَارٍ وَمَعِينٍ


And We made the son of Mary and his mother as a Sign: We gave them both shelter on high ground, affording rest and security and furnished with springs.


51. Yaaa aiyuhar Rusulu kuloo minat taiyibaati wa'maloo saalihan innee bimaa ta'maloona 'Aleem


يَا أَيُّهَا الرُّسُلُ كُلُوا مِنَ الطَّيِّبَاتِ وَاعْمَلُوا صَالِحًا ۖ إِنِّي بِمَا تَعْمَلُونَ عَلِيمٌ


O ye messengers! enjoy (all) things good and pure, and work righteousness: for I am well-acquainted with (all) that ye do.


52. Wa inna haaziheee ummatukum ummatanw waahidatanw wa Ana Rabbukum fattaqoon


وَإِنَّ هَٰذِهِ أُمَّتُكُمْ أُمَّةً وَاحِدَةً وَأَنَا رَبُّكُمْ فَاتَّقُونِ


And verily this Brotherhood of yours is a single Brotherhood, and I am your Lord and Cherisher: therefore fear Me (and no other).


53. Fataqatta'ooo amrahum bainahum zuburaa; kullu hizbim bimaa ladaihim farihoon


فَتَقَطَّعُوا أَمْرَهُمْ بَيْنَهُمْ زُبُرًا ۖ كُلُّ حِزْبٍ بِمَا لَدَيْهِمْ فَرِحُونَ


But people have cut off their affair (of unity), between them, into sects: each party rejoices in that which is with itself.


54. Fazarhum fee ghamratihim hattaa heen


فَذَرْهُمْ فِي غَمْرَتِهِمْ حَتَّىٰ حِينٍ


But leave them in their confused ignorance for a time.


55. A-yahsaboona annnamaa numiduhum bihee mimmaalinw wa baneen


أَيَحْسَبُونَ أَنَّمَا نُمِدُّهُمْ بِهِ مِنْ مَالٍ وَبَنِينَ


Do they think that because We have granted them abundance of wealth and sons,


56. Nusaari'u lahum fil khairaat; bal laa yash'uroon


نُسَارِعُ لَهُمْ فِي الْخَيْرَاتِ ۚ بَلْ لَا يَشْعُرُونَ


We would hasten them on in every good? Nay, they do not understand.


57. Innal lazeena hum min khashyati Rabbihim mushfiqoon


إِنَّ الَّذِينَ هُمْ مِنْ خَشْيَةِ رَبِّهِمْ مُشْفِقُونَ


Verily those who live in awe for fear of their Lord;


58. Wallazeena hum bi Aayaati Rabbihim yu'minoon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ بِآيَاتِ رَبِّهِمْ يُؤْمِنُونَ


Those who believe in the Signs of their Lord;


59. Wallazeena hum bi Rabbihim laa yushrikoon


وَالَّذِينَ هُمْ بِرَبِّهِمْ لَا يُشْرِكُونَ


Those who join not (in worship) partners with their Lord;


60. Wallazeena yu'toona maaa aataw wa quloobuhum wajilatun annahum ilaa Rabbihim raaji'oon


وَالَّذِينَ يُؤْتُونَ مَا آتَوْا وَقُلُوبُهُمْ وَجِلَةٌ أَنَّهُمْ إِلَىٰ رَبِّهِمْ رَاجِعُونَ


And those who dispense their charity with their hearts full of fear, because they will return to their Lord;-


61. Ulaaa'ika yusaari'oona fil khairaati wa hum lahaa saabiqoon


أُولَٰئِكَ يُسَارِعُونَ فِي الْخَيْرَاتِ وَهُمْ لَهَا سَابِقُونَ


It is these who hasten in every good work, and these who are foremost in them.


62. Wa laa nukallifu nafsan illaa wus'ahaa wa ladainaa kitaabuny yantiqu bilhaqqi wa hum la yuzlamoon


وَلَا نُكَلِّفُ نَفْسًا إِلَّا وُسْعَهَا ۖ وَلَدَيْنَا كِتَابٌ يَنْطِقُ بِالْحَقِّ ۚ وَهُمْ لَا يُظْلَمُونَ


On no soul do We place a burden greater than it can bear: before Us is a record which clearly shows the truth: they will never be wronged.


63. Bal quloobuhum fee ghamratim min haazaa wa lahum a'maalum min dooni zaalika hum lahaa 'aamiloon


بَلْ قُلُوبُهُمْ فِي غَمْرَةٍ مِنْ هَٰذَا وَلَهُمْ أَعْمَالٌ مِنْ دُونِ ذَٰلِكَ هُمْ لَهَا عَامِلُونَ


But their hearts are in confused ignorance of this; and there are, besides that, deeds of theirs, which they will (continue) to do,-


64. Hattaaa izaaa akhaznaa mutrafeehim bil'azaabi izaa hum yaj'aroon


حَتَّىٰ إِذَا أَخَذْنَا مُتْرَفِيهِمْ بِالْعَذَابِ إِذَا هُمْ يَجْأَرُونَ


Until, when We seize in Punishment those of them who received the good things of this world, behold, they will groan in supplication!


65. Laa taj'arul yawma innakum minnaa laa tunsaroon


لَا تَجْأَرُوا الْيَوْمَ ۖ إِنَّكُمْ مِنَّا لَا تُنْصَرُونَ


(It will be said): "Groan not in supplication this day: for ye shall certainly not be helped by Us.


66. Qad kaanat Aayaatee tutlaa 'alaikum fakuntum 'alaaa a'qaabikum tankisoon


قَدْ كَانَتْ آيَاتِي تُتْلَىٰ عَلَيْكُمْ فَكُنْتُمْ عَلَىٰ أَعْقَابِكُمْ تَنْكِصُونَ


"My Signs used to be rehearsed to you, but ye used to turn back on your heels-


67. Mustakbireena bihee saamiran tahjuroon


مُسْتَكْبِرِينَ بِهِ سَامِرًا تَهْجُرُونَ


"In arrogance: talking nonsense about the (Qur´an), like one telling fables by night."


68. Afalam yaddabbarrul qawla am jaaa'ahum maa lam yaati aabaaa'ahumul awwaleen


أَفَلَمْ يَدَّبَّرُوا الْقَوْلَ أَمْ جَاءَهُمْ مَا لَمْ يَأْتِ آبَاءَهُمُ الْأَوَّلِينَ


Do they not ponder over the Word (of Allah), or has anything (new) come to them that did not come to their fathers of old?


69. Am lam ya'rifoo Rasoolahum fahum lahoo munkiroon


أَمْ لَمْ يَعْرِفُوا رَسُولَهُمْ فَهُمْ لَهُ مُنْكِرُونَ


Or do they not recognise their Messenger, that they deny him?


70. Am yaqooloona bihee jinnnah; bal jaaa'ahum bilhaqqi wa aksaruhum lil haqqi kaarihoon


أَمْ يَقُولُونَ بِهِ جِنَّةٌ ۚ بَلْ جَاءَهُمْ بِالْحَقِّ وَأَكْثَرُهُمْ لِلْحَقِّ كَارِهُونَ


Or do they say, "He is possessed"? Nay, he has brought them the Truth, but most of them hate the Truth.


71. Wa lawit taba'al haqqu ahwaaa'ahum lafasadatis samaawaatu wal ardu wa man feehinnn; bal atainaahum bizikrihim fahum 'an zikrihim mu'ridoon


وَلَوِ اتَّبَعَ الْحَقُّ أَهْوَاءَهُمْ لَفَسَدَتِ السَّمَاوَاتُ وَالْأَرْضُ وَمَنْ فِيهِنَّ ۚ بَلْ أَتَيْنَاهُمْ بِذِكْرِهِمْ فَهُمْ عَنْ ذِكْرِهِمْ مُعْرِضُونَ


If the Truth had been in accord with their desires, truly the heavens and the earth, and all beings therein would have been in confusion and corruption! Nay, We have sent them their admonition, but they turn away from their admonition.


72. Am tas'aluhum kharjan fakharaaju Rabbika khairunw wa Huwa khairur raaziqeen


أَمْ تَسْأَلُهُمْ خَرْجًا فَخَرَاجُ رَبِّكَ خَيْرٌ ۖ وَهُوَ خَيْرُ الرَّازِقِينَ


Or is it that thou askest them for some recompense? But the recompense of thy Lord is best: He is the Best of those who give sustenance.


73. Wa innaka latad'oohum ilaa Siraatim Mustaqeem


وَإِنَّكَ لَتَدْعُوهُمْ إِلَىٰ صِرَاطٍ مُسْتَقِيمٍ


But verily thou callest them to the Straight Way;


74. Wa innnal lazeena laa yu'minoona bil Aakhirati 'anis siraati lanaakiboon


وَإِنَّ الَّذِينَ لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ بِالْآخِرَةِ عَنِ الصِّرَاطِ لَنَاكِبُونَ


And verily those who believe not in the Hereafter are deviating from that Way.


75. Wa law rahimnaahum wa kashafnaa maa bihim min durril lalajjoo fee tughyaanihim ya'mahoon


وَلَوْ رَحِمْنَاهُمْ وَكَشَفْنَا مَا بِهِمْ مِنْ ضُرٍّ لَلَجُّوا فِي طُغْيَانِهِمْ يَعْمَهُونَ


If We had mercy on them and removed the distress which is on them, they would obstinately persist in their transgression, wandering in distraction to and fro.


76. Wa laqad akhaznaahum bil'azaabi famastakaanoo li Rabbihim wa maa yatadarra'oon


وَلَقَدْ أَخَذْنَاهُمْ بِالْعَذَابِ فَمَا اسْتَكَانُوا لِرَبِّهِمْ وَمَا يَتَضَرَّعُونَ


We inflicted Punishment on them, but they humbled not themselves to their Lord, nor do they submissively entreat (Him)!-


77. Hattaaa izaa fatahnaa 'alaihim baaban zaa 'azaabin shadeedin izaa hum feehi mublisoon (section 4)


حَتَّىٰ إِذَا فَتَحْنَا عَلَيْهِمْ بَابًا ذَا عَذَابٍ شَدِيدٍ إِذَا هُمْ فِيهِ مُبْلِسُونَ


Until We open on them a gate leading to a severe Punishment: then Lo! they will be plunged in despair therein!


78. Wa Huwal lazeee ansha a-lakumus sam'a wal absaara wal af'idah; qaleelam maa tashkuroon


وَهُوَ الَّذِي أَنْشَأَ لَكُمُ السَّمْعَ وَالْأَبْصَارَ وَالْأَفْئِدَةَ ۚ قَلِيلًا مَا تَشْكُرُونَ


It is He Who has created for you (the faculties of) hearing, sight, feeling and understanding: little thanks it is ye give!


79. Wa Huwal lazee zara akum fil ardi wa ilaihi tuhsharoon


وَهُوَ الَّذِي ذَرَأَكُمْ فِي الْأَرْضِ وَإِلَيْهِ تُحْشَرُونَ


And He has multiplied you through the earth, and to Him shall ye be gathered back.


80. Wa Huwal lazee yuhyee wa yumeetu wa lahukh tilaaful laili wannahaar; afalaa ta'qiloon


وَهُوَ الَّذِي يُحْيِي وَيُمِيتُ وَلَهُ اخْتِلَافُ اللَّيْلِ وَالنَّهَارِ ۚ أَفَلَا تَعْقِلُونَ


It is He Who gives life and death, and to Him (is due) the alternation of Night and Day: will ye not then understand?


81. Bal qaaloo misla maa qaalal awwaloon


بَلْ قَالُوا مِثْلَ مَا قَالَ الْأَوَّلُونَ


On the contrary they say things similar to what the ancients said.


82. Qaalooo 'a-izaa mitnaa wa kunnaa turaabanw wa 'izaaman 'a-innaa lamab 'oosoon


قَالُوا أَإِذَا مِتْنَا وَكُنَّا تُرَابًا وَعِظَامًا أَإِنَّا لَمَبْعُوثُونَ


They say: "What! when we die and become dust and bones, could we really be raised up again?


83. Laqad wu'idnaa nahnu wa aabaaa'unaa haazaa min qablu in haazaaa illaaa asaateerul awwaleen


لَقَدْ وُعِدْنَا نَحْنُ وَآبَاؤُنَا هَٰذَا مِنْ قَبْلُ إِنْ هَٰذَا إِلَّا أَسَاطِيرُ الْأَوَّلِينَ


"Such things have been promised to us and to our fathers before! they are nothing but tales of the ancients!"


84. Qul limanil ardu wa man feehaaa in kuntum ta'lamoon


قُلْ لِمَنِ الْأَرْضُ وَمَنْ فِيهَا إِنْ كُنْتُمْ تَعْلَمُونَ


Say: "To whom belong the earth and all beings therein? (say) if ye know!"


85. Sa-yaqooloona lillaah; qul afalaa tazakkkaroon


سَيَقُولُونَ لِلَّهِ ۚ قُلْ أَفَلَا تَذَكَّرُونَ


They will say, "To Allah!" say: "Yet will ye not receive admonition?"


86. Qul mar Rabbus samaawaatis sab'i wa Rabbul 'Arshil 'Azeem


قُلْ مَنْ رَبُّ السَّمَاوَاتِ السَّبْعِ وَرَبُّ الْعَرْشِ الْعَظِيمِ


Say: "Who is the Lord of the seven heavens, and the Lord of the Throne (of Glory) Supreme?"


87. Sa yaqooloona lillaah; qul afalaa tattaqoon


سَيَقُولُونَ لِلَّهِ ۚ قُلْ أَفَلَا تَتَّقُونَ


They will say, "(They belong) to Allah." Say: "Will ye not then be filled with awe?"


88. Qul mam bi yadihee malakootu kulli shai'inw wa Huwa yujeeru wa laa yujaaru 'alaihi in kuntum ta'lamoon


قُلْ مَنْ بِيَدِهِ مَلَكُوتُ كُلِّ شَيْءٍ وَهُوَ يُجِيرُ وَلَا يُجَارُ عَلَيْهِ إِنْ كُنْتُمْ تَعْلَمُونَ


Say: "Who is it in whose hands is the governance of all things,- who protects (all), but is not protected (of any)? (say) if ye know."


89. Sa yaqooloona lillaah; qul fa annaa tus haroon


سَيَقُولُونَ لِلَّهِ ۚ قُلْ فَأَنَّىٰ تُسْحَرُونَ


They will say, "(It belongs) to Allah." Say: "Then how are ye deluded?"


90. Bal atainaahum bil haqqi wa innahum lakaaziboon


بَلْ أَتَيْنَاهُمْ بِالْحَقِّ وَإِنَّهُمْ لَكَاذِبُونَ


We have sent them the Truth: but they indeed practise falsehood!


91. Mat takhazal laahu minw waladinw wa maa kaana ma'ahoo min ilaah; izal lazahaba kullu ilaahim bimaa khalaqa wa la'alaa ba'duhum 'alaa ba'd; Subhaannal laahi 'ammaa yasifoon


مَا اتَّخَذَ اللَّهُ مِنْ وَلَدٍ وَمَا كَانَ مَعَهُ مِنْ إِلَٰهٍ ۚ إِذًا لَذَهَبَ كُلُّ إِلَٰهٍ بِمَا خَلَقَ وَلَعَلَا بَعْضُهُمْ عَلَىٰ بَعْضٍ ۚ سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ عَمَّا يَصِفُونَ


No son did Allah beget, nor is there any god along with Him: (if there were many gods), behold, each god would have taken away what he had created, and some would have lorded it over others! Glory to Allah! (He is free) from the (sort of) things they attribute to Him!


92. 'Aalimil Ghaibi wash shahhaadati fata'aalaa 'ammaa yushrikoon (section 5)


عَالِمِ الْغَيْبِ وَالشَّهَادَةِ فَتَعَالَىٰ عَمَّا يُشْرِكُونَ


He knows what is hidden and what is open: too high is He for the partners they attribute to Him!


93. Qur Rabbi immmaa turiyannee maa yoo'adoon


قُلْ رَبِّ إِمَّا تُرِيَنِّي مَا يُوعَدُونَ


Say: "O my Lord! if Thou wilt show me (in my lifetime) that which they are warned against,-


94. Rabbi falaa taj'alnee fil qawmiz zaalimeen


رَبِّ فَلَا تَجْعَلْنِي فِي الْقَوْمِ الظَّالِمِينَ


"Then, O my Lord! put me not amongst the people who do wrong!"


95. Wa innaa 'alaaa an nuriyaka maa na'iduhum laqaadiroon


وَإِنَّا عَلَىٰ أَنْ نُرِيَكَ مَا نَعِدُهُمْ لَقَادِرُونَ


And We are certainly able to show thee (in fulfilment) that against which they are warned.


96. Idfa' billate hiya ahsanus saiyi'ah; nahnu a'lamu bimaa yasifoon


ادْفَعْ بِالَّتِي هِيَ أَحْسَنُ السَّيِّئَةَ ۚ نَحْنُ أَعْلَمُ بِمَا يَصِفُونَ


Repel evil with that which is best: We are well acquainted with the things they say.


97. Wa qur Rabbi a'oozu bika min hamazaatish Shayaateen


وَقُلْ رَبِّ أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ هَمَزَاتِ الشَّيَاطِينِ


And say "O my Lord! I seek refuge with Thee from the suggestions of the Evil Ones.


98. Wa a'oozu bika Rabbi ai-yahduroon


وَأَعُوذُ بِكَ رَبِّ أَنْ يَحْضُرُونِ


"And I seek refuge with Thee O my Lord! lest they should come near me."


99. Hattaaa izaa jaaa'a ahada humul mawtu qaala Rabbir ji'oon


حَتَّىٰ إِذَا جَاءَ أَحَدَهُمُ الْمَوْتُ قَالَ رَبِّ ارْجِعُونِ


(In Falsehood will they be) Until, when death comes to one of them, he says: "O my Lord! send me back (to life),-


100. La'alleee a'malu saalihan feemaa taraktu kallaa; innahaa kalimatun huwa qaaa'iluhaa wa minw waraaa'ihim barzakhun ilaa Yawmi yub'asoon


لَعَلِّي أَعْمَلُ صَالِحًا فِيمَا تَرَكْتُ ۚ كَلَّا ۚ إِنَّهَا كَلِمَةٌ هُوَ قَائِلُهَا ۖ وَمِنْ وَرَائِهِمْ بَرْزَخٌ إِلَىٰ يَوْمِ يُبْعَثُونَ


"In order that I may work righteousness in the things I neglected." - "By no means! It is but a word he says."- Before them is a Partition till the Day they are raised up.


101. Fa izaa nufikha fis Soori falaaa ansaaba bainahum yawma'izinw wa laa yatasaaa'aloon


فَإِذَا نُفِخَ فِي الصُّورِ فَلَا أَنْسَابَ بَيْنَهُمْ يَوْمَئِذٍ وَلَا يَتَسَاءَلُونَ


Then when the Trumpet is blown, there will be no more relationships between them that Day, nor will one ask after another!


102. Faman saqulat mawaazee nuhoo fa ulaaa'ika humul muflihoon


فَمَنْ ثَقُلَتْ مَوَازِينُهُ فَأُولَٰئِكَ هُمُ الْمُفْلِحُونَ


Then those whose balance (of good deeds) is heavy,- they will attain salvation:


103. Wa man khaffat mawaa zeenuhoo fa ulaaa'ikal lazeena khasiroo 'anfusahum fee Jahannama khaalidoon


وَمَنْ خَفَّتْ مَوَازِينُهُ فَأُولَٰئِكَ الَّذِينَ خَسِرُوا أَنْفُسَهُمْ فِي جَهَنَّمَ خَالِدُونَ


But those whose balance is light, will be those who have lost their souls, in Hell will they abide.


104. Talfahu wujoohahumun Naaru wa hum feehaa kaalihoon


تَلْفَحُ وُجُوهَهُمُ النَّارُ وَهُمْ فِيهَا كَالِحُونَ


The Fire will burn their faces, and they will therein grin, with their lips displaced.


105. Alam takun Aayaatee tutlaa 'alaikum fakuntum bihaa tukazziboon


أَلَمْ تَكُنْ آيَاتِي تُتْلَىٰ عَلَيْكُمْ فَكُنْتُمْ بِهَا تُكَذِّبُونَ


"Were not My Signs rehearsed to you, and ye did but treat them as falsehood?"


106. Qaaloo Rabbanaa ghalabat 'alainaa shiqwatunaa wa kunnaa qawman daaalleen


قَالُوا رَبَّنَا غَلَبَتْ عَلَيْنَا شِقْوَتُنَا وَكُنَّا قَوْمًا ضَالِّينَ


They will say: "our Lord! Our misfortune overwhelmed us, and we became a people astray!


107. Rabbanaa akhrijnaa minhaa fa in 'udnaa fa innaa zaalimoon


رَبَّنَا أَخْرِجْنَا مِنْهَا فَإِنْ عُدْنَا فَإِنَّا ظَالِمُونَ


"Our Lord! bring us out of this: if ever we return (to Evil), then shall we be wrong-doers indeed!"


108. Qaalakh sa'oo feehaa wa laa tukallimoon


قَالَ اخْسَئُوا فِيهَا وَلَا تُكَلِّمُونِ


He will say: "Be ye driven into it (with ignominy)! And speak ye not to Me!


109. Innahoo kaana fareequm min 'ibaadee yaqooloona Rabbanaaa aamannaa faghfir lanaa warhamnaa wa Anta khairur raahimeen


إِنَّهُ كَانَ فَرِيقٌ مِنْ عِبَادِي يَقُولُونَ رَبَّنَا آمَنَّا فَاغْفِرْ لَنَا وَارْحَمْنَا وَأَنْتَ خَيْرُ الرَّاحِمِينَ


"A part of My servants there was, who used to pray ´our Lord! we believe; then do Thou forgive us, and have mercy upon us: For Thou art the Best of those who show mercy!"


110. Fattakhaztumoohum sikhriyyan hattaaa ansawkum zikree wa kuntum minhum tadhakoon


فَاتَّخَذْتُمُوهُمْ سِخْرِيًّا حَتَّىٰ أَنْسَوْكُمْ ذِكْرِي وَكُنْتُمْ مِنْهُمْ تَضْحَكُونَ


"But ye treated them with ridicule, so much so that (ridicule of) them made you forget My Message while ye were laughing at them!


111. Inee jazaituhumul Yawma bimaa sabarooo annahum humul faaa'izoon


إِنِّي جَزَيْتُهُمُ الْيَوْمَ بِمَا صَبَرُوا أَنَّهُمْ هُمُ الْفَائِزُونَ


"I have rewarded them this Day for their patience and constancy: they are indeed the ones that have achieved Bliss..."


112. Qaala kam labistum fil ardi 'adada sineen


قَالَ كَمْ لَبِثْتُمْ فِي الْأَرْضِ عَدَدَ سِنِينَ


He will say: "What number of years did ye stay on earth?"


113. Qaaloo labisnaa yawman aw ba'da yawmin fas'alil 'aaaddeen


قَالُوا لَبِثْنَا يَوْمًا أَوْ بَعْضَ يَوْمٍ فَاسْأَلِ الْعَادِّينَ


They will say: "We stayed a day or part of a day: but ask those who keep account."


114. Qaala il labistum illaa qaleelal law annakum kuntum ta'lamoon


قَالَ إِنْ لَبِثْتُمْ إِلَّا قَلِيلًا ۖ لَوْ أَنَّكُمْ كُنْتُمْ تَعْلَمُونَ


He will say: "Ye stayed not but a little,- if ye had only known!


115. Afahasibtum annamaa khalaqnaakum 'abasanw wa annakum ilainaa laa turja'oon


أَفَحَسِبْتُمْ أَنَّمَا خَلَقْنَاكُمْ عَبَثًا وَأَنَّكُمْ إِلَيْنَا لَا تُرْجَعُونَ


"Did ye then think that We had created you in jest, and that ye would not be brought back to Us (for account)?"


116. Fata'aalal laahul Malikul Haqq; laaa ilaaha illaa Huwa Rabbul 'Arshil Kareem


فَتَعَالَى اللَّهُ الْمَلِكُ الْحَقُّ ۖ لَا إِلَٰهَ إِلَّا هُوَ رَبُّ الْعَرْشِ الْكَرِيمِ


Therefore exalted be Allah, the King, the Reality: there is no god but He, the Lord of the Throne of Honour!


117. Wa mai yad'u ma'allaahi ilaahan aakhara laa burhaana lahoo bihee fa inna maa hisaabuhoo 'inda Rabbih; innahoo laa yuflihul kaafiroon


وَمَنْ يَدْعُ مَعَ اللَّهِ إِلَٰهًا آخَرَ لَا بُرْهَانَ لَهُ بِهِ فَإِنَّمَا حِسَابُهُ عِنْدَ رَبِّهِ ۚ إِنَّهُ لَا يُفْلِحُ الْكَافِرُونَ


If anyone invokes, besides Allah, Any other god, he has no authority therefor; and his reckoning will be only with his Lord! and verily the Unbelievers will fail to win through!


118. Wa qul Rabbigh fir warham wa Anta khairur raahimeen (section 6)


وَقُلْ رَبِّ اغْفِرْ وَارْحَمْ وَأَنْتَ خَيْرُ الرَّاحِمِينَ


So say: "O my Lord! grant Thou forgiveness and mercy for Thou art the Best of those who show mercy!"