Asalam o Alykum, welcome to 185th part of our Discover the Holy Quran project. In this part we will read Surah Al-Mursalat. Surah Al-Mursalat is the 77th Surah of the Holy Quran and is comprised of 50 verses. Let’s begin:
In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.
1- By the (Winds) sent forth one after another (to man’s profit);
2- Which then blow violently in tempestuous Gusts,
3- And scatter (things) far and wide;
4- Then separate them, one from another,
5- The spread abroad a Message,
6- Whether of Justification or of Warning;-
7- Assuredly, what ye are promised must come to pass.
8- Then when the stars become dim;
9- When the heaven is cleft asunder;
10- When the mountains are scattered (to the winds) as dust;
11- And when the apostles are (all) appointed a time (to collect);-
12- For what Day are these (portents) deffered?
13- For the Day of sorting out.
14- And what will explain to thee what is the Day of Sorting out?
15- An woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
16- Did We not destroy the men of old (for their evil)?
17- So shall We make later (generations) follow them.
18- Thus do We deal with men of sin.
19- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
20- Have We not created you from a fluid (held) despicable?-
21- The which We placed in a place of rest, firmly fixed,
22- For a period (of gestation), determined (according to need)?
23- For We do determine (according to need); for We are the best to determine (things).
24- Ah woe, that Day! to the Rejecters of Truth!
25- Have We not made the earth (as a place) to draw together.
26- The living and the dead,
27- And made therein mountains standing firm, lofty (in stature); and provided for you water sweet (and wholesome)?
28- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejectors of Truth!
29- It will be said: “Depart ye to that which ye used to reject as false!
30- “Depart ye to a Shadow (of smoke ascending) in three columns,
31- “(Which yields) no shade of coolness, and is of no use against the fierce Blaze.
32- “Indeed it throws about sparks (huge) as Forts,
33- “As if there were (a string of) yellow camels (marching swiftly).”
34- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
35- That will be a Day when they shall not be able to speak.
36- Nor will it be open to them to put forth pleas.
37- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
38- That will be a Day of sorting out! We shall gather you together and those before (you)!
39- Now, if ye have a tick (or plot), use it against Me!
40- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
41- As to the Righteous, they shall be amidst (cool) shades and springs (of water).
42- And (they shall have) fruits,- all they desire.
43- “Eat ye and drink ye to your heart’s content: for that ye worked (Righteousness).
44- Thus do We certainly reward the Doers of Good.
45- Ah woe that Day to the Rejecters of Truth!
46- (O ye unjust) Eat ye and enjoy yourselves (but) a little while, for that ye are Sinners.
47- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejectors of Truth!
48- And when it is said to them, “Prostrate yourselves!” they do not so.
49- Ah woe, that Day, to the Rejecters of Truth!
50- Then what Message, after that, will they believe in?
May Allah Bless us all and Have Mercy on us. (Ameen)
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