Meaning of Quran

Al-Haqqah | The Reality

With the name of Allah, the All-Merciful, the Very-Merciful.

[69:1]
The Imminent Happening!

[69:2]
What is the Imminent Happening?

[69:3]
And what can let you know what the Imminent happening is?

[69:4]
Thamud and Ad had denied (the happening of) the Shocking Event (the Day of Judgment).

[69:5]
As for Thamud, they were destroyed by that (dreadful cry), which exceeded all limits.

[69:6]
And as for Ad, they were destroyed by a violent windstorm

[69:7]
that He imposed on them for seven nights and eight consecutive days; so you could see them thrown on the ground, as
if they were trunks of hollow palm-trees.

[69:8]
Now, do you see any remnant of them?

[69:9]
And Firaun (Pharaoh) and those before him and the overthrown towns came up with evil,

[69:10]
and they disobeyed the messenger of their Lord, so He seized them with an extremely severe seizure.

[69:11]
When the water overflowed (in the Deluge of Nuh), We let you (O mankind,) board the floating ship,

[69:12]
so that We make it a reminder for you, and so that a preserving ear (that hears their story) may preserve it.

[69:13]
Then, once the Trumpet will be blown for the first time,

[69:14]
and the earth and the mountains will be lifted and crushed into pieces with a single blow,

[69:15]
then on that Day the Happening will happen,

[69:16]
and the sky will burst apart, while it will have become frail on that day.

[69:17]
And the angels will be on its borders. And on that Day, the Throne of your Lord will be carried above them by eight
(angels).

[69:18]
On that day, you will be brought forward in a way that no secret of yours will remain secret.

[69:19]
Now, as for him who is given his book in his right hand, he will say (to his colleagues), .Come here, read my book.

[69:20]
I was sure that I would encounter my reckoning..

[69:21]
So he will be in a well-pleasing life

[69:22]
in a lofty garden,

[69:23]
the fruits of which will be close at hand.

[69:24]
(It will be said to such people,) .Eat and drink with pleasure, as a reward for what you did in advance during past days..

[69:25]
As for him who will be given his book in his left hand, he will say, . Oh, would that I had not been given my book,

[69:26]
and I had never known what my account is!

[69:27]
Oh, would that it (death) had been the end of the matter!

[69:28]
My wealth has not been of any use to me.

[69:29]
My power has gone from me for good..

[69:30]
(Then it will be said to angels,) .Seize him, then put a collar around his neck,

[69:31]
and then, let him burn in the blazing fire.

[69:32]
Thereafter, fasten him with a chain the measure of which is seventy hands..

[69:33]
Indeed, he did not believe in Allah, the Almighty,

[69:34]
and did not persuade (others) to feed the needy.

[69:35]
So, he has no friend here today,

[69:36]
nor any food except that which comes out from wounds when washing,

[69:37]
which is eaten by none but the sinners.

[69:38]
I swear by what you see,

[69:39]
and what you do not see,

[69:40]
it is surely the speech of a noble Messenger, (that he conveys from Allah).

[69:41]
and it is not the speech of a poet, (but) little you believe,

[69:42]
nor is it the speech of a soothsayer, (but) little you heed to the advice.

[69:43]
It is a revelation from the Lord of the worlds.

[69:44]
Had he (the prophet) forged some statements in Our name,

[69:45]
We would have certainly seized him by the right hand,

[69:46]
and then severed his life-artery,

[69:47]
and none of you could have saved him from it.

[69:48]
It is infact a Reminder for the God-fearing.

[69:49]
And, of course, We know that among you there are deniers.

[69:50]
And surely, it is a cause of remorse for the disbelievers.

[69:51]
And it is surely an absolute truth.

[69:52]
So, pronounce the purity of the name of your magnificent Lord.