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al-Ma`arij (The Ascending Stairways, The Ladders)
as rendered by Muhammad Sarwar
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Muhammad Sarwar rendition of Surah The Ascending Stairways, The Ladders(al-Ma`arij)
70:1 Someone has (needlessly) demanded to experience the torment (of God)
70:2 which will inevitably seize the disbelievers
70:3 No one can defend him against God, the Lord of the exalted positions
70:4 On that Day (of Judgment), long as fifty thousand years, the angels and the Spirit will ascend to Him
70:5 (Muhammad), exercise patience with no complaints
70:6 They think that it (the Day of Judgment) is far away
70:7 but We see it to be very near
70:8 On the day when the heavens become like molten metal
70:9 and the mountains become like wool
70:10 even intimate friends will not inquire about their friends
70:11 though they may see each other. A sinner will wish that he could save himself from the torment of that day by sacrificing his children
70:12 his wife, his brother
70:13 his kinsmen who gave him refuge (from hardship
70:14 and all those on earth
70:15 By no means! For the raging flames of the fir
70:16 will strip-off the fles
70:17 and drag into it anyone who has turned away (from obeying God)
70:18 and who accumulated wealth without spending it for a good purpose
70:19 Human beings are created greedy
70:20 When they are afflicted, they complain
70:21 but when they are fortunate, they become niggardl
70:22 except those who are steadfas
70:23 and constant in their prayers
70:24 They are those who assign a certain share of their propert
70:25 for the needy and the deprived
70:26 who acknowledge the Day of Judgment
70:27 who are afraid of the torment of their Lord
70:28 the punishment of their Lord is not something for them to feel secure of
70:29 who guard their carnal desire
70:30 except from their wives and slave girls, in which case they are not to be blamed
70:31 but whoever goes beyond this is a transgressor
70:32 who honor their trust and promises
70:33 who testify to what they have witnessed
70:34 and (finally) those who do not miss their ritual - prayers at the prescribed times
70:35 such people will receive due honor in Paradise
70:36 What is wrong with the disbelievers who roam around you (Muhammad)
70:37 left and right, in numerous groups
70:38 Does every one of them desire to enter the bountiful Paradise
70:39 By no means! For they know very well out of what We have created them (The human being's naturally growing from a living germ, without discipline and good deeds will not result in virtue)
70:40 I do not need to swear by the Lord of the eastern and western regions that We have certainly all the powe
70:41 to replace them by a better people and none can challenge Our power
70:42 (Muhammad), leave them alone to dispute and play until they face the Day with which they have been threatened
70:43 the Day when they rush out of their graves as if racing towards a signpost
70:44 with their eyes cast down and covered by disgrace; the day about which they were promised


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