The Opening الفاتحة‎

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بِسْمِ ٱللَّٰهِ ٱلرَّحْمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ

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

ٱلْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ رَبِّ ٱلْعَٰلَمِينَ

  1. All praise belongs to God, The Lord of the Worlds.

ٱلرَّحْمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ

  1. The Most Merciful, The Ever-Merciful to His believing servants.

مَٰلِكِ يَوْمِ ٱلدِّينِ

  1. Sovereign Owner of the Day of Recompense

إِيَّاكَ نَعْبُدُ وَإِيَّاكَ نَسْتَعِينُ

  1. You alone we worship and You alone we ask for help.

ٱهْدِنَا ٱلصِّرَٰطَ ٱلْمُسْتَقِيمَ

  1. Guide us to the Straight Path.

صِرَٰطَ ٱلَّذِينَ أَنْعَمْتَ عَلَيْهِمْ غَيْرِ ٱلْمَغْضُوبِ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا ٱلضَّآلِّينَ

  1. The Path of those upon whom You have bestowed favour, not of those who have earned Your Anger (by not acting upon what they know) and nor of the astray (who act without knowledge).