96. Al-Alaq O�U�O?U�U�


96:1

U�U�U�O�UZO?U� O?U?U�O?U�U�U? O�UZO?U?U�U?UZ U�U�UZU�O�U?U� O�UZU�UZU�UZ

Iqra bismi rab bikal lazee khalaq

Sahih International
Recite in the name of your Lord who created –


96:2

O�UZU�UZU�UZ U�U�U�O?U?U�O?UZU�U�UZ U�U?U�U� O?UZU�UZU�U?

Khalaqal insaana min ‘alaq

Sahih International
Created man from a clinging substance.


96:3

U�U�U�O�UZO?U� U?UZO�UZO?U?U�U?UZ U�U�U�O?UZU?U�O�UZU�U?

Iqra wa rab bukal akram

Sahih International
Recite, and your Lord is the most Generous –


96:4

U�U�UZU�O�U?U� O?UZU�UZU�U�UZ O?U?U�U�U�U�UZU�UZU�U?

Al lazee ‘allama bil qalam

Sahih International
Who taught by the pen –


96:5

O?UZU�UZU�U�UZ U�U�U�O?U?U�O?UZU�U�UZ U�UZO� U�UZU�U� USUZO?U�U�UZU�U�

‘Al lamal insaana ma lam y’alam

Sahih International
Taught man that which he knew not.


96:6

U?UZU�UZU�O? O?U?U�UZU� U�U�U�O?U?U�O?UZU�U�UZ U�UZUSUZO�U�O?UZU�U�U�

Kallaa innal insaana layatghaa

Sahih International
No! [But] indeed, man transgresses


96:7

O?UZU� O�UZU�O?UZO�U�U? U�O?U�O?UZO?U�U�UZU�U�U�

Ar-ra aahus taghnaa

Sahih International
Because he sees himself self-sufficient.


96:8

O?U?U�UZU� O?U?U�UZU�U� O�UZO?U?U�U?UZ U�U�O�U?U�O�U�O?UZU�U�U�

Innna ilaa rabbikar ruj’aa

Sahih International
Indeed, to your Lord is the return.


96:9

O?UZO�UZO?UZUSU�O?UZ U�U�UZU�O�U?U� USUZU�U�U�UZU�U�

Ara-aital lazee yanhaa

Sahih International
Have you seen the one who forbids


96:10

O?UZO?U�O?U�O� O?U?O�UZO� O�UZU�UZU�U�U�U�

‘Abdan iza sallaa

Sahih International
A servant when he prays?


96:11

O?UZO�UZO?UZUSU�O?UZ O?U?U� U?UZO�U�UZ O?UZU�UZU� U�U�U�U�U?O?UZU�U�U�

Ara-aita in kana ‘alal hudaa

Sahih International
Have you seen if he is upon guidance


96:12

O?UZU?U� O?UZU�UZO�UZ O?U?U�U�O?UZU�U�U�U?UZU�U�U�

Au amara bit taqwaa

Sahih International
Or enjoins righteousness?


96:13

O?UZO�UZO?UZUSU�O?UZ O?U?U� U?UZO�UZU�O?UZ U?UZO?UZU?UZU�UZU�U�U�U�

Ara-aita in kaz zaba wa ta walla

Sahih International
Have you seen if he denies and turns away –


96:14

O?UZU�UZU�U� USUZO?U�U�UZU� O?U?O?UZU�UZU� U�U�U�UZU�U�UZ USUZO�UZU�U�

Alam y’alam bi-an nal lahaa yaraa

Sahih International
Does he not know that Allah sees?


96:15

U?UZU�UZU�O� U�UZO�U?U� U�UZU�U�U� USUZU�O?UZU�U? U�UZU�UZO?U�U?UZO?U�U?O� O?U?U�U�U�UZU�O�O�U?USUZO�U?

Kalla la illam yantahi la nasfa’am bin nasiyah

Sahih International
No! If he does not desist, We will surely drag him by the forelock –


96:16

U�UZO�O�U?USUZO�U? U?UZU�O�U?O?UZO�U? O�UZO�O�U?O�UZO�U?

Nasiyatin kazi batin khaatiyah

Sahih International
A lying, sinning forelock.


96:17

U?UZU�U�USUZO?U�O?U? U�UZO�O?U?USUZU�U?U?

Fal yad’u naadiyah

Sahih International
Then let him call his associates;


96:18

O?UZU�UZO?U�O?U? U�U�O?UZU�O?UZO�U�U?USUZO�UZ

Sanad ‘uz zabaaniyah

Sahih International
We will call the angels of Hell.


96:19

U?UZU�UZU�O� U�UZO� O?U?O�U?O?U�U�U? U?UZU�O?U�O�U?O?U� U?UZU�U�U�O?UZO�U?O?

Kalla; la tuti’hu wasjud waqtarib

Sahih International
No! Do not obey him. But prostrate and draw near [to Allah].