Surah Al-Qaari'a (101): Read Online and Download - English Translation

This page contains all verses of surah Al-Qaari'a in addition to Interpretation of all verses by Yusuf Ali (Abdullah Yusuf Ali). In the first part you can read surah القارعة ordered in pages exactly as it is present in the Quran. To read an interpretation of a verse click on its number.

Information About Surah Al-Qaari'a

Tafsir of Surah Al-Qaari'a (Yusuf Ali: Abdullah Yusuf Ali)

English Translation

The Striking Calamity -

English Transliteration

AlqariAAatu

The (Day) of Noise and Clamour:

English Translation

What is the Striking Calamity?

English Transliteration

Ma alqariAAatu

What is the (Day) of Noise and Clamour?

English Translation

And what can make you know what is the Striking Calamity?

English Transliteration

Wama adraka ma alqariAAatu

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

English Translation

It is the Day when people will be like moths, dispersed,

English Transliteration

Yawma yakoonu alnnasu kaalfarashi almabthoothi

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

English Translation

And the mountains will be like wool, fluffed up.

English Transliteration

Watakoonu aljibalu kaalAAihni almanfooshi

And the mountains will be like carded wool.

English Translation

Then as for one whose scales are heavy [with good deeds],

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Faamma man thaqulat mawazeenuhu

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

English Translation

He will be in a pleasant life.

English Transliteration

Fahuwa fee AAeeshatin radiyatin

Will be in a life of good pleasure and satisfaction.

English Translation

But as for one whose scales are light,

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Waamma man khaffat mawazeenuhu

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

English Translation

His refuge will be an abyss.

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Faommuhu hawiyatun

Will have his home in a (bottomless) Pit.

English Translation

And what can make you know what that is?

English Transliteration

Wama adraka ma hiyah

And what will explain to thee what this is?

English Translation

It is a Fire, intensely hot.

English Transliteration

Narun hamiyatun

(It is) a Fire Blazing fiercely!
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