Quran Surah 54 - Al-Qamar (The Moon)
Ayat 1 - THE HOUR HAS come and split is the moon.
Ayat 2 - But if they see a sign they turn away, and say: "This is the same old lie continuing,"
Ayat 3 - And deny, and follow their own vain desires; but every matter is determined at its time.
Ayat 4 - Messages deterring them from evil had come to them,
Ayat 5 - Containing consummate wisdom; yet warnings were of no avail.
Ayat 6 - So turn away from them. When on the Day the crier calls to the painful business,
Ayat 7 - They will come out of the graves with downcast eyes like an expanding swarm of locusts.
Ayat 8 - They will hasten forward to the caller, gazes fixed. And the unbelievers will say: "This is the day of untold woe."
Ayat 9 - The people of Noah had denied before them, and had called Our votary a liar, and said: "He is possessed," and repulsed him.
Ayat 10 - So he prayed to his Lord: "I am helpless, deliver me."
Ayat 11 - And We opened up the flood gates of the sky with water pouring down in torrents,
Ayat 12 - And We opened up the springs of the earth; and the waters met for a decreed end.
Ayat 13 - But We bore him on a (vessel made) of planks and oakum,
Ayat 14 - Which sailed right under Our eyes: A recompense for him who had been denied.
Ayat 15 - And We left it as a sign. Is there anyone who will be warned?
Ayat 16 - How was then My punishment and My commination!
Ayat 17 - Easy have We made the Qur´an to understand: So is there any one who will be warned?
Ayat 18 - The ´Ad had also disavowed. How was then My punishment and My commination!
Ayat 19 - We let loose against them a violent roaring wind on a day of ill omen, continuous,
Ayat 20 - Which snatched away men as though they were palm trees pulled out by the roots.
Ayat 21 - How was then My punishment and My commination!
Ayat 22 - Easy have We made the Qur´an to understand: So is there any one who will pay heed?
Ayat 23 - The Thamud rejected the warnings,
Ayat 24 - And said: "Should we follow only one man among us? In that case we shall he in error and insane.
Ayat 25 - Was he the one of all of us to have been given the exposition? He is surely an impudent liar."
Ayat 26 - "Tomorrow they will know who is the impudent liar!
Ayat 27 - We shall send the she-camel to try them. So watch them, and be constant.
Ayat 28 - Tell them that the water is to be apportioned between them (and her); and every turn of drinking will be fixed (for each)."
Ayat 29 - But they called their commander, who seized and hamstrung her.
Ayat 30 - How was then My punishment of which they had been warned?
Ayat 31 - We sent a single blast against them, and they were reduced to husks of a decayed fence.
Ayat 32 - Easy have We made the Qur´an to understand: So is there any one who will be warned?
Ayat 33 - The people of Lot rejected the warnings.
Ayat 34 - We sent a stone-hurtling storm against them, except the family of Lot whom We saved in the early hours of the morning
Ayat 35 - As a favour from Us. That is how We reward the grateful.
Ayat 36 - He had warned them of Our might, but they passed over the warnings.
Ayat 37 - They lusted after his guests, so We put out their eyes (and said): "Taste My punishment and My commination."
Ayat 38 - And early in the morning the decreed punishment came upon them.
Ayat 39 - So now taste My punishment and My commination!
Ayat 40 - Easy have We made the Qur´an to understand: So is there any one who will be warned?
Ayat 41 - The warnings came to the people of Pharaoh.
Ayat 42 - They rejected each one of Our signs. So We seized them with the grip of one mighty and powerful.
Ayat 43 - Are the unbelievers among you any better than they? Or is there immunity for you in the Scriptures?
Ayat 44 - Or do they say: "We are a well-accoutred army?"
Ayat 45 - The army will be routed and put to flight.
Ayat 46 - Surely the Hour will be the moment of their promise, and that moment will be calamitous and distressing.
Ayat 47 - Surely the sinners are misguided and insane.
Ayat 48 - On that Day they will be dragged into the fire faces foremost, (and told:) "Taste the feel of Hell."
Ayat 49 - We have indeed created all things by measure;
Ayat 50 - And Our command is but one (word) swift as the winking of an eye.
Ayat 51 - We have destroyed the likes of you in the past: So is there any one who will be warned?
Ayat 52 - All things they do are (recorded) in the books;
Ayat 53 - All things small or great have been written down.
Ayat 54 - Surely those who fear God and follow the straight path will be amidst gardens and light,
Ayat 55 - At the still centre in the proximity of the King all-powerful.