The Earthquake الزلزلة

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بِسْمِ ٱللَّٰهِ ٱلرَّحْمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ

In The Name of God, The Most Merciful, The Ever-Merciful to His believing servants.

إِذَا زُلْزِلَتِ ٱلْأَرْضُ زِلْزَالَهَا

  1. When the earth is shaken with its (final) earthquake.

وَأَخْرَجَتِ ٱلْأَرْضُ أَثْقَالَهَا

  1. And when the earth throws out its burdens,

وَقَالَ ٱلْإِنسَٰنُ مَا لَهَا

  1. And man will say: “What is the matter with it?”

يَوْمَئِذٍ تُحَدِّثُ أَخْبَارَهَا

  1. That Day it will declare its information (about all what happened over it of good or evil).

بِأَنَّ رَبَّكَ أَوْحَىٰ لَهَا

  1. Because your Lord has inspired it.

يَوْمَئِذٍ يَصْدُرُ ٱلنَّاسُ أَشْتَاتًا لِّيُرَوْا۟ أَعْمَٰلَهُمْ

  1. That Day mankind will proceed in scattered groups that they may be shown their deeds.

فَمَن يَعْمَلْ مِثْقَالَ ذَرَّةٍ خَيْرًا يَرَهُۥ

  1. So whosoever does good equal to the weight of an atom (or a small ant), shall see it.

وَمَن يَعْمَلْ مِثْقَالَ ذَرَّةٍ شَرًّا يَرَهُۥ

  1. And whosoever does evil equal to the weight of an atom (or a small ant), shall see it.