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51. One of
them will say: "I had an intimate companion (on the earth),
"Who used to say: "Do you really believe?"
'When we die and become dust and bones, shall we indeed receive rewards and
said: "Would ye like to look down?"
looked down and saw him in the midst of the Fire.
said: "By Allah! Thou wast little short of bringing me to perdition!
"Had it not been for the Grace of my Lord, I should certainly have been
among those brought (there)!
"Is it (the case) that we shall not die,
"Except our first death, and that we shall not be punished?"
this is the supreme triumph!
the like of this let all strive, who wish to strive.
that the better entertainment or the Tree of Zaqqüm?
63. For We
have truly made it (as) a trial for the wrong-doers.
64. For it
is a tree that springs out of the bottom of Hell-Fire:
shoots of its fruit-stalks are like the heads of devils:
they will eat thereof and fill their bellies therewith.
on top of that they will be given a mixture made of boiling water.
shall their return be to the (Blazing) Fire.
they found their fathers on the wrong Path;
they (too) were rushed down on their footsteps!
truly before them, many of the ancients went astray;-
72. But We
sent aforetime, among them, warners;-
see what was the end of those who were warned,-
the chosen Servants of Allah.
the days of old), Noah cried to Us, and We are the best to hear prayer.
76. And We
delivered him and his people from the Great Calamity,
made his progeny to endure (on this earth);
78. And We
left (this blessing) for him among generations to come in later times:
"Peace and salutation to Noah among the nations!"
indeed do we reward those who do right.
81. For he
was one of Our believing Servants.
the rest We overwhelmed in the Flood.
from his party was Abraham.
Behold! he approached his Lord with a sound heart.
Behold! he said to his father and to his people, "What is that which ye
"Is it a falsehood-gods other than Allah. that ye desire?
"Then what is your idea about the Lord of the worlds?"
did he cast a glance at the Stars.
89. And he
said, "I am indeed sick (at heart)!"
they turned away from him, and departed.
91. Then did
he turn to their gods and said, "Will ye not eat (of the offerings before
"What is the matter with you that ye speak not?"
did he turn upon them, striking (them) with the right hand.
came (the worshippers) with hurried steps, to him.
said: "Worship ye that which ye have (yourselves) carved?
"But Allah has created you and your handwork!"
said, "Build him a furnace, and throw him into the blazing fire!"
failing), they then plotted against him, but We made them the ones most
said: "I will go to my Lord! He will surely guide me!
"O my Lord! Grant me a righteous (son)!"