Al-Fajr( الفجر)
Original,King Fahad Quran Complex(الأصلي,مجمع الملك فهد القرآن)
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A. J. Arberry(A. J. Arberry)
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بِسمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحمٰنِ الرَّحيمِ وَالفَجرِ(1)
By the dawn(1)
وَلَيالٍ عَشرٍ(2)
and ten nights,(2)
وَالشَّفعِ وَالوَترِ(3)
by the even and the odd,(3)
وَالَّيلِ إِذا يَسرِ(4)
by the night when it journeys on!(4)
هَل فى ذٰلِكَ قَسَمٌ لِذى حِجرٍ(5)
Is there in that an oath for a mindful man?(5)
أَلَم تَرَ كَيفَ فَعَلَ رَبُّكَ بِعادٍ(6)
Hast thou not seen how thy Lord did with Ad,(6)
إِرَمَ ذاتِ العِمادِ(7)
Iram of the pillars,(7)
الَّتى لَم يُخلَق مِثلُها فِى البِلٰدِ(8)
the like of which was never created in the land,(8)
وَثَمودَ الَّذينَ جابُوا الصَّخرَ بِالوادِ(9)
and Thamood, who hollowed the rocks in the valley,(9)
وَفِرعَونَ ذِى الأَوتادِ(10)
and Pharaoh, he of the tent-pegs,(10)
الَّذينَ طَغَوا فِى البِلٰدِ(11)
who all were insolent in the land(11)
فَأَكثَروا فيهَا الفَسادَ(12)
and worked much corruption therein?(12)
فَصَبَّ عَلَيهِم رَبُّكَ سَوطَ عَذابٍ(13)
Thy Lord unloosed on them a scourge of chastisement;(13)
إِنَّ رَبَّكَ لَبِالمِرصادِ(14)
surely thy Lord is ever on the watch.(14)
فَأَمَّا الإِنسٰنُ إِذا مَا ابتَلىٰهُ رَبُّهُ فَأَكرَمَهُ وَنَعَّمَهُ فَيَقولُ رَبّى أَكرَمَنِ(15)
As for man, whenever his Lord tries him, and honours him, and blesses him, then he says, 'My Lord has honoured me.'(15)
وَأَمّا إِذا مَا ابتَلىٰهُ فَقَدَرَ عَلَيهِ رِزقَهُ فَيَقولُ رَبّى أَهٰنَنِ(16)
But when he tries him and stints for him his provision, then he says, 'My Lord has despised me.'(16)
كَلّا ۖ بَل لا تُكرِمونَ اليَتيمَ(17)
No indeed; but you honour not the orphan,(17)
وَلا تَحٰضّونَ عَلىٰ طَعامِ المِسكينِ(18)
and you urge not the feeding of the needy,(18)
وَتَأكُلونَ التُّراثَ أَكلًا لَمًّا(19)
and you devour the inheritance greedily,(19)
وَتُحِبّونَ المالَ حُبًّا جَمًّا(20)
and you love wealth with an ardent love(20)
كَلّا إِذا دُكَّتِ الأَرضُ دَكًّا دَكًّا(21)
No indeed! When the earth is ground to powder,(21)
وَجاءَ رَبُّكَ وَالمَلَكُ صَفًّا صَفًّا(22)
and thy Lord comes, and the angels rank on rank,(22)
وَجِا۟يءَ يَومَئِذٍ بِجَهَنَّمَ ۚ يَومَئِذٍ يَتَذَكَّرُ الإِنسٰنُ وَأَنّىٰ لَهُ الذِّكرىٰ(23)
and Gehenna is brought out, upon that day man will remember; and how shall the Reminder be for him?(23)
يَقولُ يٰلَيتَنى قَدَّمتُ لِحَياتى(24)
He shall say, 'O would that I had forwarded for my life!'(24)
فَيَومَئِذٍ لا يُعَذِّبُ عَذابَهُ أَحَدٌ(25)
Upon that day none shall chastise as He chastises,(25)
وَلا يوثِقُ وَثاقَهُ أَحَدٌ(26)
none shall bind as He binds.(26)
يٰأَيَّتُهَا النَّفسُ المُطمَئِنَّةُ(27)
'O soul at peace,(27)
ارجِعى إِلىٰ رَبِّكِ راضِيَةً مَرضِيَّةً(28)
return unto thy Lord, well-pleased, well-pleasing!(28)
فَادخُلى فى عِبٰدى(29)
Enter thou among My servants!(29)
وَادخُلى جَنَّتى(30)
Enter thou My Paradise!'(30)