#85. Buroof *SURAH*
In the name of Allah Most Gracious Most Merciful
1. By the Sky (displaying) the Zodiacal Signs;
2. By the promised Day (of Judgment);
3. By one that witnesses and the subject of the witness
4. Woe to the makers of the pit (of Fire)
5. Fire supplied (abundantly) with Fuel:
6. Behold! they sat over against the (fire)
7. And they witnessed (all) that they were doing against the
8. And they ill-treated them for no other reason than that they
believed in Allah Exalted in Power worthy of all Praise!
9. Him to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth!
and Allah is Witness to all things
10. Those who persecute (or draw into temptation) the Believers
men and women and do not turn in repentance will have the Penalty
of Hell: they will have the Penalty of the Burning Fire
11. For those who believe and do righteous deeds will be Gardens
Beneath which Rivers flow: that is the great Salvation (the
fulfillment of all desires).
12. Truly strong is the Grip (and Power) of thy Lord
13. It is He Who creates from the very beginning and He can
14. And He is the Oft-Forgiving Full of loving-kindness
15. Lord of the Throne of Glory
16. Doer (without let) of all that He intends
17. Has the story reached thee of the Forces
18. Of Pharaoh and the Thamud?
19. And yet the Unbelievers (persist) in rejecting (the Truth)!
20. But Allah doth encompass them from behind!
21. Nay this is a Glorious Qur'an
22. (Inscribed) in a Tablet Preserved!
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