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Al-Burooj - The Constellations

85:1 By the heaven, holding mansions of the stars,
85:2 And by the Promised Day.
85:3 And by the witness and that whereunto he beareth testimony,
85:4 (Self-)destroyed were the owners of the ditch
85:5 Of the fuel-fed fire,
85:6 When they sat by it,
85:7 And were themselves the witnesses of what they did to the believers.
85:8 They had naught against them save that they believed in Allah, the Mighty, the Owner of Praise,
85:9 Him unto Whom belongeth the Sovereignty of the heavens and the earth; and Allah is of all things the Witness.
85:10 Lo! they who persecute believing men and believing women and repent not, theirs verily will be the doom of hell, and theirs the doom of burning.
85:11 Lo! those who believe and do good works, theirs will be Gardens underneath which rivers flow. That is the Great Success.
85:12 Lo! the punishment of thy Lord is stern.
85:13 Lo! He it is Who produceth, then reproduceth,
85:14 And He is the Forgiving, the Loving,
85:15 Lord of the Throne of Glory,
85:16 Doer of what He will.
85:17 Hath there come unto thee the story of the hosts
85:18 Of Pharaoh and (the tribe of) Thamud?
85:19 Nay, but those who disbelieve live in denial
85:20 And Allah, all unseen, surroundeth them.
85:21 Nay, but it is a glorious Qur'an.
85:22 On a guarded tablet.