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(ENGLISH) QURAN BY M.H. SHAKIR
( BY M.H. SHAKIR )
55 - The Beneficient
In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.
        
1. The Beneficent God,
2. Taught the Quran.
3. He created man,
4. Taught him the mode of expression.
5. The sun and the moon follow a reckoning.
6. And the herbs and the trees do adore (Him).
7. And the heaven, He raised it high, and He made the balance
8. That you may not be inordinate in respect of the measure.
9. And keep up the balance with equity and do not make the measure deficient
10. And the earth, He has set it for living creatures;
11. Therein is fruit and palms having sheathed clusters,
12. And the grain with (its) husk and fragrance.
13. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
14. He created man from dry clay like earthen vessels,
15. And He created the jinn of a flame of fire.
16. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
17. Lord of the East and Lord of the West.
18. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
19. He has made the two seas to flow freely (so that) they meet together:
20. Between them is a barrier which they cannot pass.
21. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
22. There come forth from them pearls, both large and small.
23. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
24. And His are the ships reared aloft in the sea like mountains.
25. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
26. Everyone on it must pass away.
27. And there will endure for ever the person of your Lord, the Lord of glory and honor.
28. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
29. All those who are in the heavens and the earth ask of Him; every moment He is in a state (of glory).
30. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
31. Soon will We apply Ourselves to you, O you two armies.
32. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
33. O assembly of the jinn and the men! If you are able to pass through the regions of the heavens and the earth, then pass through; you cannot pass through but with authority.
34. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
35. The flames of fire and smoke will be sent on you two, then you will not be able to defend yourselves.
36. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
37. And when the heaven is rent asunder, and then becomes red like red hide.
38. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
39. So on that day neither man nor jinni shall be asked about his sin.
40. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
41. The guilty shall be recognized by their marks, so they shall be seized by the forelocks and the feet.
42. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
43. This is the hell which the guilty called a lie.
44. Round about shall they go between it and hot, boiling water.
45. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
46. And for him who fears to stand before his Lord are two gardens.
47. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
48. Having in them various kinds.
49. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
50. In both of them are.two fountains flowing.
51. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
52. In both of them are two pairs of every fruit.
53. Which then of the bounties of your Lord will you deny?
54. They will recline on Carpets, whose inner linings will be of rich brocade: the Fruit of the Gardens will be near (and easy of reach).
55. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
56. In them will be (Maidens), chaste, restraining their glances, whom no man or Jinn before them has touched;-
57. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?-
58. Like unto Rubies and Coral.
59. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
60. Is there any Reward for Good - other than Good?
61. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
62. And besides these two, there are two other Gardens,-
63. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?-
64. Dark-green in color (from plentiful watering).
65. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
66. In them (each) will be two Springs pouring forth water in continuous abundance:
67. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
68. In them will be Fruits, and dates and pomegranates:
69. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
70. In them will be fair (Maidens), good, beautiful;-
71. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?-
72. Maidens restrained (as to their glances), in (goodly) pavilions;-
73. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?-
74. Whom no man or Jinn before them has touched;-
75. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?-
76. Reclining on green Cushions and rich Carpets of beauty.
77. Then which of the favors of your Lord will ye deny?
78. Blessed be the name of thy Lord, full of Majesty, Bounty and Honor.