Section 1

Allah - beginning with the name of - the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

[Aa値a 87:1] Proclaim the Purity of your Lord, the Supreme.

[Aa値a 87:2] The One Who created, and then made proper.

[Aa値a 87:3] And the One Who kept proper measure and then guided.

[Aa値a 87:4] The One Who produced pasture.

[Aa値a 87:5] Then made it dry and dark.

[Aa値a 87:6] We shall now make you read (O dear Prophet Mohammed - peace and blessings be upon him), so you will not forget.

[Aa値a 87:7] Except what Allah wills; indeed He knows all the evident and all the concealed.

[Aa値a 87:8] And We shall create the means of ease for you.

[Aa値a 87:9] Therefore advise, if advising is beneficial.

[Aa値a 87:10] Soon whoever fears will heed advice.

[Aa値a 87:11] And the most wicked will stay away from it.

[Aa値a 87:12] The one who will enter the biggest fire.

[Aa値a 87:13] Then he neither dies in it, nor lives.

[Aa値a 87:14] Indeed successful is the one who became pure.

[Aa値a 87:15] And who mentioned the name of his Lord, then offered prayer.

[Aa値a 87:16] But rather you prefer the life of this world!

[Aa値a 87:17] Whereas the Hereafter is better and everlasting.

[Aa値a 87:18] Indeed this is in the former scriptures.

[Aa値a 87:19] In the Books of Ibrahim and Moosa.