036. Yaseen – Yaseen

يسٓ ﴿١﴾
Ya Seen.
I swear by the Quran full of wisdom
Most surely you are one of the apostles
A revelation of the Mighty, the Merciful.
That you may warn a people whose fathers were not warned, so they are heedless.
Certainly the word has proved true of most of them, so they do not believe.
Surely We have placed chains on their necks, and these reach up to their chins, so they have their heads raised aloft.
And it is alike to them whether you warn them or warn them not: they do not believe.

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You can only warn him who follows the reminder and fears the Beneficent Allah in secret; so announce to him forgiveness and an honorable reward.
Surely We give life to the dead, and We write down what they have sent before and their footprints, and We have recorded everything in a clear writing.
And set out to them an example of the people of the town, when the apostles came to it.
They said: Our Lord knows that we are most surely apostles to you.
And nothing devolves on us but a clear deliverance (of the message).
They said: Surely we augur evil from you; if you do not desist, we will certainly stone you, and there shall certainly afflict you a painful chastisement from us.
They said: Your evil fortune is with you; what! if you are reminded! Nay, you are an extravagant people.
Follow him who does not ask you for reward, and they are the followers of the right course;
And what reason have I that I should not serve Him Who brought me into existence? And to Him you shall be brought back;
What! shall I take besides Him gods whose intercession, If the Beneficent Allah should desire to afflict me with a harm, shall not avail me aught, nor shall they be able to deliver me?
In that case I shall most surely be in clear error:
Surely I believe in your Lord, therefore hear me.
It was said: Enter the garden. He said: O would that my people had known
Of that on account of which my Lord has forgiven me and made me of the honored ones!
Do they not consider how many of the generations have We destroyed before them, because they do not turn to them?
That they may eat of the fruit thereof, and their hands did not make it; will they not then be grateful?
And a sign to them is the night: We draw forth from it the day, then lo! they are in the dark;
And the sun runs on to a term appointed for it; that is the ordinance of the Mighty, the Knowing.
And (as for) the moon, We have ordained for it stages till it becomes again as an old dry palm branch.
And We have created for them the like of it, what they will ride on.
And if We please, We can drown them, then there shall be no succorer for them, nor shall they be rescued
But (by) mercy from Us and for enjoyment till a time.
And when it is said to them: Guard against what is before you and what is behind you, that mercy may be had on you.
And there comes not to them a communication of the communications of their Lord but they turn aside from it.
And they say: When will this threat come to pass, if you are truthful?
They wait not for aught but a single cry which will overtake them while they yet contend with one another.
So they shall not be able to make a bequest, nor shall they return to their families.
And the trumpet shall be blown, when lo! from their graves they shall hasten on to their Lord.
They shall say: O woe to us! who has raised us up from our sleeping-place? This is what the Beneficent Allah promised and the apostles told the truth.
So this day no soul shall be dealt with unjustly in the least; and you shall not be rewarded aught but that which you did.
Surely the dwellers of the garden shall on that day be in an occupation quite happy.
They shall have fruits therein, and they shall have whatever they desire.
Peace: a word from a Merciful Lord.
And that you should serve Me; this is the right way.
And certainly he led astray numerous people from among you. What! could you not then understand?
This is the hell with which you were threatened.
Enter into it this day because you disbelieved.
On that day We will set a seal upon their mouths, and their hands shall speak to Us, and their feet shall bear witness of what they earned.
And if We please We would certainly put out their eyes, then they would run about groping for the way, but how should they see?
And if We please We would surely transform them in their place, then they would not be able to go on, nor will they return.
And whomsoever We cause to live long, We reduce (him) to an abject state in constitution; do they not then understand?
That it may warn him who would have life, and (that) the word may prove true against the unbelievers.
And We have subjected them to them, so some of them they have to ride upon, and some of them they eat.
And therein they have advantages and drinks; will they not then be grateful?
(But) they shall not be able to assist them, and they shall be a host brought up before them.
Therefore let not their speech grieve you; surely We know what they do in secret and what they do openly.
And he strikes out a likeness for Us and forgets his own creation. Says he: Who will give life to the bones when they are rotten?
Say: He will give life to them Who brought them into existence at first, and He is cognizant of all creation
Therefore glory be to Him in Whose hand is the kingdom of all things, and to Him you shall be brought back.