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Chapter 96 : The Clinger (Al-`Alaq)


Sura:Verse English Arabic
96:0 In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ
96:1

Read, in the name of your Lord, who created.*

 

*96:1-19 From 96 to 114 is 19 suras. The first revelation (96:1-5) is 19 Arabic words, 76 letters (19x4). The sura consists of 19 verses and 304 Arabic letters (App. 1 & 23).

اقْرَأْ بِاسْمِ رَبِّكَ الَّذِي خَلَقَ
96:2 He created man from an embryo. خَلَقَ الْإِنسَنَ مِنْ عَلَقٍ
96:3 Read, and your Lord, Most Exalted. اقْرَأْ وَرَبُّكَ الْأَكْرَمُ
96:4 Teaches by means of the pen. الَّذِي عَلَّمَ بِالْقَلَمِ
96:5 He teaches man what he never knew. عَلَّمَ الْإِنسَنَ مَا لَمْ يَعْلَمْ
96:6 Indeed, the human transgresses. كَلَّا إِنَّ الْإِنسَنَ لَيَطْغَى
96:7 When he becomes rich. أَنْ رَءاه اسْتَغْنَى
96:8 To your Lord is the ultimate destiny. إِنَّ إِلَى رَبِّكَ الرُّجْعَى
96:9 Have you seen the one who enjoins. أَرَءيْتَ الَّذِي يَنْهَى
96:10 Others from praying? عَبْدًا إِذَا صَلَّى
96:11 Is it not better for him to follow the guidance? أَرَءيْتَ إِنْ كَانَ عَلَى الْهُدَى
96:12 Or advocate righteousness? أَوْ أَمَرَ بِالتَّقْوَى
96:13 If he disbelieves and turns away. أَرَءيْتَ إِنْ كذَّبَ وَتَوَلَّى
96:14 Does he not realize that GOD sees? أَلَمْ يَعْلَمْ بِأَنَّ اللَّهَ يَرَى
96:15 Indeed, unless he refrains, we will take him by the forelock. كَلَّا لَئِنْ لَمْ يَنْتَهِ لَنَسْفَعَا بِالنَّاصِيَةِ
96:16 A forelock that is disbelieving and sinful. نَاصِيَةٍ كَذِبَةٍ خَاطِئَةٍ
96:17 Let him then call on his helpers. فَلْيَدْعُ نَادِيَه
96:18 We will call the guardians of Hell. سَنَدْعُ الزَّبَانِيَةَ
96:19 You shall not obey him; you shall fall prostrate and draw nearer. كَلَّا لَا تُطِعْهُ وَاسْجُدْ وَاقْتَرِبْ

Praise be to God Lord of the universe.

 

Quran - The Final Testament

Authorized English Version

Translated From the Original

by

Rashad Khalifa, Ph.D.

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Quran The Final Testament