The Holy Qoran with English Translation

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1. بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful.
2. وَالشَّمْسِ وَضُحَاهَا
I CALL TO witness the sun and his early morning splendour,
3. وَالْقَمَرِ إِذَا تَلَاهَا
And the moon as she follows in his wake,
4. وَالنَّهَارِ إِذَا جَلَّاهَا
The day when it reveals his radiance,
5. وَاللَّيْلِ إِذَا يَغْشَاهَا
The night when it covers him over,
6. وَالسَّمَاءِ وَمَا بَنَاهَا
The heavens and its architecture,
7. وَالْأَرْضِ وَمَا طَحَاهَا
The earth and its spreading out,
8. وَنَفْسٍ وَمَا سَوَّاهَا
The soul and how it was integrated
9. فَأَلْهَمَهَا فُجُورَهَا وَتَقْوَاهَا
And given the faculty of knowing what is disruptive and what is intrinsic to it.
10. قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَن زَكَّاهَا
He who nourishes it will surely be successful,
11. وَقَدْ خَابَ مَن دَسَّاهَا
And he who confines it will surely come to grief.
12. كَذَّبَتْ ثَمُودُ بِطَغْوَاهَا
The Thamud denied (the truth) in their perverseness
13. إِذِ انبَعَثَ أَشْقَاهَا
When among them the great wretch arose,
14. فَقَالَ لَهُمْ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ نَاقَةَ اللَّهِ وَسُقْيَاهَا
And the apostle of God had to tell them: "This is God's she-camel, let her drink."
15. فَكَذَّبُوهُ فَعَقَرُوهَا فَدَمْدَمَ عَلَيْهِمْ رَبُّهُم بِذَنبِهِمْ فَسَوَّاهَا
But they called him a liar and hamstrung her. So God obliterated them for their crime, and (destroyed) all of them alike.
16. وَلَا يَخَافُ عُقْبَاهَا
He does not fear the consequence.

English Translation of Quran provided by Ahmed Ali (Ahmed Ali *)