84 Al-Inshiqaq | The Sundering

  • 84:1

    When the sky is ruptured.

  • 84:2

    Attends to its Lord, and is ready.

  • 84:3

    When the earth is stretched.

  • 84:4

    It spits out what is in it and becomes empty.

  • 84:5

    It attends to its Lord, and is ready.

  • 84:6

    O mankind, you will be returning to your Lord with your actions and meeting Him.

  • 84:7

    So whoever is given his record in his right.

  • 84:8

    He will then receive an easy reckoning.

  • 84:9

    He will return to his family in joy!

  • 84:10

    As for he who is given his record behind his back.

  • 84:11

    He will invoke his destruction.

  • 84:12

    He will enter a blazing fire.

  • 84:13

    He used to be joyful amongst his people!

  • 84:14

    He thought he would not be returned.

  • 84:15

    No, He is ever seeing of him.

  • 84:16

    So, I swear by the redness of dusk.

  • 84:17

    The night and what it is driven on.

  • 84:18

    The moon when it is full.

  • 84:19

    You will ride a stage/layer upon a stage/layer.

  • 84:20

    So what is the matter with them that they do not acknowledge?

  • 84:21

    When the Quran is being related to them, they do not prostrate.

  • 84:22

    No, those who have rejected are in denial.

  • 84:23

    God is more aware of what they gather.

  • 84:24

    So inform them of a painful retribution.

  • 84:25

    Except for those who acknowledge and do good works, they will have a reward that will not end.