Ash-Shams | The Sun | الـشـمـس 91. Surah Ash-Shams The Sun

Bismillah al rahman al rahim

وَٱلشَّمْسِ وَضُحَىٰهَا Arabic By the sun in its morning brightness English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱلْقَمَرِ إِذَا تَلَىٰهَا Arabic And by the moon as it follows it, English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱلنَّهَارِ إِذَا جَلَّىٰهَا Arabic By the day as it displays the sun’s glory English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱلَّيْلِ إِذَا يَغْشَىٰهَا Arabic And by the night as it conceals it, English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱلسَّمَآءِ وَمَا بَنَىٰهَا Arabic By the sky and how He built it English - Abdel Haleem

وَٱلْأَرْضِ وَمَا طَحَىٰهَا Arabic And by the earth and how He spread it, English - Abdel Haleem

وَنَفْسٍۢ وَمَا سَوَّىٰهَا Arabic By the soul and how He formed it English - Abdel Haleem

فَأَلْهَمَهَا فُجُورَهَا وَتَقْوَىٰهَا Arabic And inspired it [to know] its own rebellion and piety! English - Abdel Haleem

قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَن زَكَّىٰهَا Arabic The one who purifies his soul succeeds English - Abdel Haleem

وَقَدْ خَابَ مَن دَسَّىٰهَا Arabic And the one who corrupts it fails. English - Abdel Haleem

كَذَّبَتْ ثَمُودُ بِطَغْوَىٰهَآ Arabic In their arrogant cruelty, the people of Thamud called [their messenger] a liar, English - Abdel Haleem

إِذِ ٱنۢبَعَثَ أَشْقَىٰهَا Arabic When the most wicked man among them rose [against him]. English - Abdel Haleem

فَقَالَ لَهُمْ رَسُولُ ٱللَّهِ نَاقَةَ ٱللَّهِ وَسُقْيَٰهَا Arabic The messenger of God said to them, ‘[Leave] God’s camel to drink,’ English - Abdel Haleem

فَكَذَّبُوهُ فَعَقَرُوهَا فَدَمْدَمَ عَلَيْهِمْ رَبُّهُم بِذَنۢبِهِمْ فَسَوَّىٰهَا Arabic But they called him a liar and hamstrung her. Their Lord destroyed them for their crime and levelled them. English - Abdel Haleem

وَلَا يَخَافُ عُقْبَٰهَا Arabic He did not hesitate to punish them. English - Abdel Haleem