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

About the  surah  Al-Ḥāqqah

The Pen (Arabic: القلم, al-qalam) is the sixty-eighth chapter (sūrah) of the Qur'an with 52 verses (āyāt). 

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The summary/theme of the  surah  Al-Ḥāqqah

This is one of the earliest Surahs revealed in Makkah at a time when opposition to Muhammad (pbuh) had grown harsh and tyrannical. Allah declared the Holy Prophet Muhammad to be the epitome of morality.

Lesson learned from  surah  Al-Ḥāqqah

  1. The Prophet ﷺ wasn’t a madman.  
  2. The Prophet ﷺ was of the best character.  
  3. Allāh is best aware of those who have deviated and those who are on the truth.  
  4. On the Day of Judgement, Allāh’s Shin will be exposed and everyone will be called to prostrate, but the disbelievers will be unable to do so.  
  5. Those who belie the Qur’ān, Allāh grants them respite, unbeknown to them. 



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بِسۡمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ


نٓۚ وَٱلۡقَلَمِ وَمَا يَسۡطُرُونَ
Transliteration:( Noon; walqalami wa maa yasturoon )

1. Nun. By the Pen (1) and what they write (2).
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مَآ أَنتَ بِنِعۡمَةِ رَبِّكَ بِمَجۡنُونٖ
Transliteration:( Maa anta bini'mati Rabbika bimajnoon )

2. By the Grace of your Lord, you are not at all insane (3),

وَإِنَّ لَكَ لَأَجۡرًا غَيۡرَ مَمۡنُونٖ
Transliteration:( Wa inna laka la ajran ghaira mamnoon )

3. And surely, for you is an endless reward (4).

وَإِنَّكَ لَعَلَىٰ خُلُقٍ عَظِيمٖ
Transliteration:( Wa innaka la'alaa khuluqin 'azeem )

4.And indeed, you are upon( 5) the excellent manners.

فَسَتُبۡصِرُ وَيُبۡصِرُونَ
Transliteration:( Fasatubsiru wa yubsiroon )

5.So, you shall soon see it, and they too shall see (6).

بِأَييِّكُمُ ٱلۡمَفۡتُونُ
Transliteration:( Bi ayyikumul maftoon )

6.As to which of you suffers such (insanity).

إِنَّ رَبَّكَ هُوَ أَعۡلَمُ بِمَن ضَلَّ عَن سَبِيلِهِۦ وَهُوَ أَعۡلَمُ بِٱلۡمُهۡتَدِينَ
Transliteration:( Innaa Rabbaka Huwa a'lamu biman dalla 'an sabeelihee wa Huwa a'lamu bilmuhtadeen )

7.Indeed, your Lord best knows him who goes astray from His way, and He best knows the followers (7) of the right guidance.

فَلَا تُطِعِ ٱلۡمُكَذِّبِينَ
Transliteration:( Falaa tuti'il mukazzibeen )

8. So do not yield to the deniers (8) the true faith.

وَدُّواْ لَوۡ تُدۡهِنُ فَيُدۡهِنُونَ
Transliteration:( Waddoo law tudhinu fa-yudhinoon )

9.They wish that you should compromise(9). So they too would compromise.

وَلَا تُطِعۡ كُلَّ حَلَّافٖ مَّهِينٍ
Transliteration:( Wa laa tuti' kulla hallaa fim maheen )

10. But do not yield to any mean wearer (10).

Surah Al-Qalam English Translation and Transliteration

In Surah Al-Qalam 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-Qalam 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-Qalam.

Surah Al-Qalam English Tafsir/Tafseer (Commentry)

In Surah Al-Qalam 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 52 verses / Ayat in Surah Al-Qalam

Surah Al-Qalam was revealed in Makkah

Surah Al-Qalam can be found in Juz or Para 29

There are 2 Ruku in Surah Al-Qalam

Surah number of Surah Al-Qalam is 68

The meaning of Surah Al-Qalam is The Pen

You can find English Translation, Transliteration and Tafseer/Tafsir of Surah Al-Qalam 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-Qalam.

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