Surah Al-Qari'ah (The Striking Hour)

استمع الآن

English - Yusuf Ali

Surah Al-Qari'ah (The Striking Hour) - Aya count 11

ٱلۡقَارِعَةُ ﴿١﴾

The (Day) of Noise and Clamour:

مَا ٱلۡقَارِعَةُ ﴿٢﴾

What is the (Day) of Noise and Clamour?

وَمَاۤ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا ٱلۡقَارِعَةُ ﴿٣﴾

And what will explain to thee what the (Day) of Noise and Clamour is?

یَوۡمَ یَكُونُ ٱلنَّاسُ كَٱلۡفَرَاشِ ٱلۡمَبۡثُوثِ ﴿٤﴾

(It is) a Day whereon men will be like moths scattered about,

وَتَكُونُ ٱلۡجِبَالُ كَٱلۡعِهۡنِ ٱلۡمَنفُوشِ ﴿٥﴾

And the mountains will be like carded wool.

فَأَمَّا مَن ثَقُلَتۡ مَوَ ٰ⁠زِینُهُۥ ﴿٦﴾

Then, he whose balance (of good deeds) will be (found) heavy,

فَهُوَ فِی عِیشَةࣲ رَّاضِیَةࣲ ﴿٧﴾

Will be in a life of good pleasure and satisfaction.

وَأَمَّا مَنۡ خَفَّتۡ مَوَ ٰ⁠زِینُهُۥ ﴿٨﴾

But he whose balance (of good deeds) will be (found) light,-

فَأُمُّهُۥ هَاوِیَةࣱ ﴿٩﴾

Will have his home in a (bottomless) Pit.

وَمَاۤ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا هِیَهۡ ﴿١٠﴾

And what will explain to thee what this is?

نَارٌ حَامِیَةُۢ ﴿١١﴾

(It is) a Fire Blazing fiercely!