Al-Insan | The Human | الإنسان 76. Surah Al-Insan The Human

Bismillah al rahman al rahim

هَلْ أَتَىٰ عَلَى ٱلْإِنسَٰنِ حِينٌۭ مِّنَ ٱلدَّهْرِ لَمْ يَكُن شَيْـًۭٔا مَّذْكُورًا Arabic Was there not a period of time when man was nothing to speak of ? English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّا خَلَقْنَا ٱلْإِنسَٰنَ مِن نُّطْفَةٍ أَمْشَاجٍۢ نَّبْتَلِيهِ فَجَعَلْنَٰهُ سَمِيعًۢا بَصِيرًا Arabic We created man from a drop of mingled fluid to put him to the test; We gave him hearing and sight; English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّا هَدَيْنَٰهُ ٱلسَّبِيلَ إِمَّا شَاكِرًۭا وَإِمَّا كَفُورًا Arabic We guided him to the right path, whether he was grateful or not. English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّآ أَعْتَدْنَا لِلْكَٰفِرِينَ سَلَٰسِلَا۟ وَأَغْلَٰلًۭا وَسَعِيرًا Arabic We have prepared chains, iron collars, and blazing Fire for the disbelievers, but English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّ ٱلْأَبْرَارَ يَشْرَبُونَ مِن كَأْسٍۢ كَانَ مِزَاجُهَا كَافُورًا Arabic The righteous will have a drink mixed with kafur, English - Abdel Haleem

عَيْنًۭا يَشْرَبُ بِهَا عِبَادُ ٱللَّهِ يُفَجِّرُونَهَا تَفْجِيرًۭا Arabic A spring for God’s servants, which flows abundantly at their wish. English - Abdel Haleem

يُوفُونَ بِٱلنَّذْرِ وَيَخَافُونَ يَوْمًۭا كَانَ شَرُّهُۥ مُسْتَطِيرًۭا Arabic They fulfil their vows; they fear a day of widespread woes; English - Abdel Haleem

وَيُطْعِمُونَ ٱلطَّعَامَ عَلَىٰ حُبِّهِۦ مِسْكِينًۭا وَيَتِيمًۭا وَأَسِيرًا Arabic They give food to the poor, the orphan, and the captive, though they love it themselves, English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّمَا نُطْعِمُكُمْ لِوَجْهِ ٱللَّهِ لَا نُرِيدُ مِنكُمْ جَزَآءًۭ وَلَا شُكُورًا Arabic Saying, ‘We feed you for the sake of God alone: We seek neither recompense nor thanks from you. English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّا نَخَافُ مِن رَّبِّنَا يَوْمًا عَبُوسًۭا قَمْطَرِيرًۭا Arabic We fear the Day of our Lord––a woefully grim Day.’ English - Abdel Haleem

فَوَقَىٰهُمُ ٱللَّهُ شَرَّ ذَٰلِكَ ٱلْيَوْمِ وَلَقَّىٰهُمْ نَضْرَةًۭ وَسُرُورًۭا Arabic So God will save them from the woes of that Day, give them radiance and gladness, English - Abdel Haleem

وَجَزَىٰهُم بِمَا صَبَرُوا۟ جَنَّةًۭ وَحَرِيرًۭا Arabic And reward them, for their steadfastness, with a Garden and silken robes. English - Abdel Haleem

مُّتَّكِـِٔينَ فِيهَا عَلَى ٱلْأَرَآئِكِ ۖ لَا يَرَوْنَ فِيهَا شَمْسًۭا وَلَا زَمْهَرِيرًۭا Arabic They will sit on couches, feeling neither scorching heat nor biting cold, English - Abdel Haleem

وَدَانِيَةً عَلَيْهِمْ ظِلَٰلُهَا وَذُلِّلَتْ قُطُوفُهَا تَذْلِيلًۭا Arabic With shady [branches] spread above them and clusters of fruit hanging close at hand. English - Abdel Haleem

وَيُطَافُ عَلَيْهِم بِـَٔانِيَةٍۢ مِّن فِضَّةٍۢ وَأَكْوَابٍۢ كَانَتْ قَوَارِيرَا۠ Arabic They will be served with silver plates English - Abdel Haleem

قَوَارِيرَا۟ مِن فِضَّةٍۢ قَدَّرُوهَا تَقْدِيرًۭا Arabic And gleaming silver goblets according to their fancy, English - Abdel Haleem

وَيُسْقَوْنَ فِيهَا كَأْسًۭا كَانَ مِزَاجُهَا زَنجَبِيلًا Arabic And they will be given a drink infused with ginger English - Abdel Haleem

عَيْنًۭا فِيهَا تُسَمَّىٰ سَلْسَبِيلًۭا Arabic From a spring called Salsabil. English - Abdel Haleem

وَيَطُوفُ عَلَيْهِمْ وِلْدَٰنٌۭ مُّخَلَّدُونَ إِذَا رَأَيْتَهُمْ حَسِبْتَهُمْ لُؤْلُؤًۭا مَّنثُورًۭا Arabic Everlasting youths will attend them––if you could see them, you would think they were scattered pearls–– English - Abdel Haleem

وَإِذَا رَأَيْتَ ثَمَّ رَأَيْتَ نَعِيمًۭا وَمُلْكًۭا كَبِيرًا Arabic And if you were to look around, you would see bliss and great wealth: English - Abdel Haleem

عَٰلِيَهُمْ ثِيَابُ سُندُسٍ خُضْرٌۭ وَإِسْتَبْرَقٌۭ ۖ وَحُلُّوٓا۟ أَسَاوِرَ مِن فِضَّةٍۢ وَسَقَىٰهُمْ رَبُّهُمْ شَرَابًۭا طَهُورًا Arabic They will wear garments of green silk and brocade; they will be adorned with silver bracelets; their Lord will give them a pure drink. English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّ هَٰذَا كَانَ لَكُمْ جَزَآءًۭ وَكَانَ سَعْيُكُم مَّشْكُورًا Arabic [It will be said], ‘This is your reward. Your endeavours are appreciated.’ English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّا نَحْنُ نَزَّلْنَا عَلَيْكَ ٱلْقُرْءَانَ تَنزِيلًۭا Arabic We Ourself have sent down this Qur'an to you [Prophet] in gradual revelation. English - Abdel Haleem

فَٱصْبِرْ لِحُكْمِ رَبِّكَ وَلَا تُطِعْ مِنْهُمْ ءَاثِمًا أَوْ كَفُورًۭا Arabic Await your Lord’s Judgement with patience; do not yield to any of these sinners or disbelievers; English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱذْكُرِ ٱسْمَ رَبِّكَ بُكْرَةًۭ وَأَصِيلًۭا Arabic Remember the name of your Lord at dawn and in the evening; English - Abdel Haleem

وَمِنَ ٱلَّيْلِ فَٱسْجُدْ لَهُۥ وَسَبِّحْهُ لَيْلًۭا طَوِيلًا Arabic Bow down before Him, and glorify Him at length by night. English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّ هَٰٓؤُلَآءِ يُحِبُّونَ ٱلْعَاجِلَةَ وَيَذَرُونَ وَرَآءَهُمْ يَوْمًۭا ثَقِيلًۭا Arabic These people love the fleeting life. They put aside [all thoughts of] a Heavy Day. English - Abdel Haleem

نَّحْنُ خَلَقْنَٰهُمْ وَشَدَدْنَآ أَسْرَهُمْ ۖ وَإِذَا شِئْنَا بَدَّلْنَآ أَمْثَٰلَهُمْ تَبْدِيلًا Arabic Yet We created them; We strengthened their constitution; if We please, We can replace such people completely. English - Abdel Haleem

إِنَّ هَٰذِهِۦ تَذْكِرَةٌۭ ۖ فَمَن شَآءَ ٱتَّخَذَ إِلَىٰ رَبِّهِۦ سَبِيلًۭا Arabic This is a reminder. Let whoever wishes, take the way to his Lord. English - Abdel Haleem

وَمَا تَشَآءُونَ إِلَّآ أَن يَشَآءَ ٱللَّهُ ۚ إِنَّ ٱللَّهَ كَانَ عَلِيمًا حَكِيمًۭا Arabic But you will only wish to do so if God wills– God is all knowing, all wise– English - Abdel Haleem

يُدْخِلُ مَن يَشَآءُ فِى رَحْمَتِهِۦ ۚ وَٱلظَّٰلِمِينَ أَعَدَّ لَهُمْ عَذَابًا أَلِيمًۢا Arabic He admits whoever He will into His Mercy and has prepared a painful torment for the disbelievers. English - Abdel Haleem