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Surah Al-Infitar English Translation,Transliteration Tafsir [1-10]

About the surah al-infitar

The Cleaving in Sunder (Arabic: الانفطار, al-infiṭār, also known as "The Cleaving" and "Bursting Apart") is the 82nd sura of the Quran, with 19 ayat.

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The summary/theme of the surah al-infitar:

Infitar gives the Ummah a description of the day of judgment and how the sky will be split open on the day of judgment (i.e., "the cleaving"). 

Lessons learned from this surah al-infitar:

1.On the Day of Judgement, each soul shall realise what it sent fort for the Hereafter and what it left behind.  

2.What has deceived us into not being able to recognise our Creator?  

3.There are angels recording every action of ours: the Kirām and Kātibūn.  

4.Those deserving of the Punishment of Allāh shall not be able to escape it, even for a moment.  

5.On that Day, no soul shall be able to benefit another in the slightest.  

6.All power on that Day will belong to Allāh alone.


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بِسۡمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ


إِذَا ٱلسَّمَآءُ ٱنفَطَرَتۡ
Transliteration:( Izas samaaa'un fatarat )

1. When the sky is split open.
Topic Discussed: Heaven Split   | Sky(Direct Word)   |

وَإِذَا ٱلۡكَوَاكِبُ ٱنتَثَرَتۡ
Transliteration:( Wa izal kawaakibun tasarat )

2. And when the stars fall scattering.
Topic Discussed: Stars   | Star(Word)   |

وَإِذَا ٱلۡبِحَارُ فُجِّرَتۡ
Transliteration:( Wa izal bihaaru fujjirat )

3. And when the seas are flowed (1) away.
Topic Discussed: Red Sea   | Sea(Word)   | Sea(Word)   |

وَإِذَا ٱلۡقُبُورُ بُعۡثِرَتۡ
Transliteration:( Wa izal qubooru bu'sirat )

4. And when the graves are dug (2) out.
Topic Discussed: Graves   | Locusts   | Grave   |

عَلِمَتۡ نَفۡسٞ مَّا قَدَّمَتۡ وَأَخَّرَتۡ
Transliteration:( 'Alimat nafsum maa qaddamat wa akhkharat )

5. Each human soul then knows what it forwarded and what it left behind(3)

يَـٰٓأَيُّهَا ٱلۡإِنسَٰنُ مَا غَرَّكَ بِرَبِّكَ ٱلۡكَرِيمِ
Transliteration:( Yaaa ayyuhal insaaanu maa gharraka bi Rabbikal kareem )

6.0 man! What has deceived you with regard to your Noble Lord?

ٱلَّذِي خَلَقَكَ فَسَوَّىٰكَ فَعَدَلَكَ
Transliteration:( Allazee khalaqaka fasaw waaka fa'adalak )

7. Who created you, then perfected (4) your shape, then proportioned you right.

فِيٓ أَيِّ صُورَةٖ مَّا شَآءَ رَكَّبَكَ
Transliteration:( Feee ayye sooratim maa shaaa'a rakkabak )

8.Into whatever form He willed, He moulded (5) you.

كَلَّا بَلۡ تُكَذِّبُونَ بِٱلدِّينِ
Transliteration:( Kalla bal tukazziboona bid deen )

9. No, but indeed you belie the administering of judgement. (6)

وَإِنَّ عَلَيۡكُمۡ لَحَٰفِظِينَ
Transliteration:( Wa inna 'alaikum lahaa fizeen )

10.And surely, guardians (7) have been appointed over you.

Surah Al-Infitar English Translation and Transliteration

In Surah Al-Infitar you can read the translation of Ahmad Raza Khan who was a renowned scholar of the Islamic world and his translation book is known as Kanzul Imaan. You can read the transliteration of Surah Al-Infitar which will help you to understand how to read the Arabic text. Apart from that, we have included a Word-By-Word English Translation of the Arabic text of Surah Al-Infitar.

Surah Al-Infitar English Tafsir/Tafseer (Commentry)

In Surah Al-Infitar we have included two Tafseer (Commentary) in English. The first one is from Mufti Ahmad Yaar Khan who was a well-known scholar. In this tafsir, we have also included the most popular Tafsir Ibn-Kathir which is the most comprehensive tafsir available in the world. You can read both or any one of your choice.

Frequently Asked Questions

There are 19 verses / Ayat in Surah Al-Infitar

Surah Al-Infitar was revealed in Makkah

Surah Al-Infitar can be found in Juz or Para 30

There are 1/2 Ruku in Surah Al-Infitar

Surah number of Surah Al-Infitar is 82

The meaning of Surah Al-Infitar is The Cleaving Asunder, Bursting Apart

You can find English Translation, Transliteration and Tafseer/Tafsir of Surah Al-Infitar here at quran4ever.com. Here two tafseer are currently.One is Tafsir Ibn-Kathir and another one is Tafsir-e-Naeemi.

Dear bothers and sisters as a Sunni Muslim we cannot say any Translation and Tafseer was as long it conforms with the 4 school of thoughts. But here at quran4ever.com, we have included Tafsir Ibn-Kathir which is most comprehensive tafsir. Apart from that we have also included tafsir of Mufti Ahmad Yaar khan, Tafsir-e-Naeemi of Surah Al-Infitar.

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