SURAH “AN NABA’A” (THE TIDINGS) NO.LXXVIII
IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, THE COMPASSIONATE, THE MERCIFUL
1-What is the enigma everyone is asking about?
2-It is about a problem so profound and great. [It has been said that it is the hereafter. The God’s messenger of declared the owner of the herafter that is Imam Ali (Peace Be Upon Him)].
3-The one on whose greatness all people are unanimous.
4-It is not so, they will come to know him.
5-Again, by the passage of time they will come to know him.
6-Didn’t We assign the earth as an eternal training base?
7-Didn’t we make the mountains deep rooted for its stability?
8-Didn’t We create you as couples so that you survived?
Didn’t We devise sleeping for your relaxation?
10-Didn’t We allocate the night as a cover for you?
11-Didn’t We allocate the day for earning y our livelihood?
12-Didn’t We position above your heads the seven skies- or the seven stages of elevation?
13-And in these skies- or classes of elevation, We positioned the shining light- and the light of knowledge?
14-And We sent down from the clouds, rain and from the scientists, knowledge?
15-So that We provided you as such with corporal and spiritual food?
16-(And thereby We created) thick and intertwined gardens?
17-The day when right and wrong are differentiated is your appointment;
18-The day when you will come back to life and enter the final court.
19The days of salvation and granted prayers will be opened.
20-The course of the super powers’ rule will come to an end and they will be like mirages.
21-The hell fire is sitting in ambush on the disbelievers’ route.
22-It is the final abode of the transgressors.
23-They will suffer therein for years till they reform themselves into righteous people.
24-They will not have access to any cool water or beferage.
25-Except a boiling and polluted water.
26-Polluted water for dirty deeds.
27-They used to be non believers in the day of being brought to account.
28-THEY VEHEMENTLY REJECTED OUR SIGNS.
28-They vehemently disregarded Our signs.
29-We register everything in full detail.
30-Taste it; you will augment naught but your own torments.
31-Contrary to them, the virtuous will be in abundance of blessings.
32-In gardens and vineyards;
33-(With) Husband loving virgins;
34-Chrystall bowls of wine;
35-They will not hear any absurdities or lies.
36-(It is) A reward from thy Lord on account of their good deeds.
37-The Lord of the people of heavens and earth and whatever exists in between; the Compassionate God; the day when nobody has the right to talk and everybody is in absolute silence.
38-The day when man and angels stay side by side; nobody has the right to talk save the one who has got the Beneficent God’s permission and speaks righteously.
39-That day is the day of the sovereignty of right (ais assigned) for anyone who loves to have a place in God’s reign.
40-We warn you against the torments of that day that is very close; the day when one looks at the outcomes of one’s deeds and the disbelievers will day: I wish I was still buried in the soil and wouldn’t come back to life.
SURAH “AN NAZI’AT” (THOSE WHO DRAG OUT) NO.LXXIX
IN THE MAME OF ALLAH, THE COMPASSIONATE, THE MERCIFUL
(THIS VIRTUOUS SURAH DESCRIBES THE CONDITION OF HUMAN BEINGS ONCE THEY START THEIR LIVES IN THE HEREAFTER).
1-I swear by the agents who drag out man’s soul that is charmed by the worldly attractions.
2- And they drag out another’s soul that is immersed in jubilance;
3-And they drag out another one’s soul as if it is floating in the sea;
4-And another one’s that rushes as if it is bypassing every one else;
5-and another’s who is so enlightened that he is the manager of the heavenly affairs;
6- And that is the day when this worldly life becomes shaky.
7- And concurrent with it the resurrection happens.
8-Some people’s hearts on that day are fearful and trembling.
9- Eyes are filled with fear and horror.
10-They wish they could return to the grave.
11- They say how nice it would be if we could be just bones and dust.
12-They say we are in the condition of harm.
13- The resurrection happens with just one command of Allah.
14- And suddenly everybody wakes up.
15- Have you contemplated the story of Moses’ revolution?
16- When God called upon him in the sacred land of Mount Sinai?
17- (Saying): go to the Pharaoh who has transgressed.
18- Tell him: would you like to be salvaged from all these crimes?