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

About Surah  Al-Qaria

At-Tak'thur (Arabic: التكاثر, "Rivalry, Competition") is the 102nd chapter (Surah) of the Qur'an, with 8 verses (Ayat).

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The summary theme of the Surah Al-Qaria

This chapter takes its name from its first word "qariah", referring to the Quranic view of the end time and eschatology.

Lessons learned from this SURAH Al-Qaria

1. People will be scattered like moths on the Day of Qiy'mah, drowning in their anxiety.

2. Those people whose scales will be weighty (with good deeds) on the Day of Judgement shall be in comfort.

3. Those whose scales will be light on the Day of Judgement will be doomed and thrown headfirst into the Fire. May Allah's save us all.


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بِسۡمِ ٱللَّهِ ٱلرَّحۡمَٰنِ ٱلرَّحِيمِ



Transliteration:( Al qaari'ah )
1. The dreadful calamity.
Topic Discussed: Calamity   | Dreadful Calamity   | Calamity   |

مَا ٱلۡقَارِعَةُ

Transliteration:( Mal qaariah )
2. What is that dreadful calamity(1)?
Topic Discussed: Dreadful Calamity   | Calamity   |

وَمَآ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا ٱلۡقَارِعَةُ

Transliteration:( Wa maa adraaka mal qaari'ah )
3. And what do you know what this dreadful calamity (2) is?
Topic Discussed: Dreadful Calamity   | Calamity   | Calamity   |

يَوۡمَ يَكُونُ ٱلنَّاسُ كَٱلۡفَرَاشِ ٱلۡمَبۡثُوثِ

Transliteration:( Yauma ya koonun naasu kal farashil mabthooth )
4. The day when mankind shall be ke scattered moths (3).

وَتَكُونُ ٱلۡجِبَالُ كَٱلۡعِهۡنِ ٱلۡمَنفُوشِ

Transliteration:( Wa ta koonul jibalu kal 'ihnil manfoosh )
5. And the mountains become like cotton wool (4).

فَأَمَّا مَن ثَقُلَتۡ مَوَٰزِينُهُۥ

Transliteration:( Fa-amma man thaqulat mawa zeenuh )
6. And then as for him whose scales are heavy.
Topic Discussed: Scale   | Day of Judgement Qayamah   |

فَهُوَ فِي عِيشَةٖ رَّاضِيَةٖ

Transliteration:( Fahuwa fee 'ishatir raadiyah )
7. He shall be given a pleasant (5) life.
Topic Discussed: Blissful Life   | Life(Word)   |

وَأَمَّا مَنۡ خَفَّتۡ مَوَٰزِينُهُۥ

Transliteration:( Wa amma man khaffat mawa zeenuh )
8. And for him whose scale is light (6).
Topic Discussed: Scale   | Day of Judgement Qayamah   |

فَأُمُّهُۥ هَاوِيَةٞ

Transliteration:( Fa-ummuhu haawiyah )
9. His abode shall be the bottomless pit (7).
Topic Discussed: Deep Pit   |

وَمَآ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا هِيَهۡ

Transliteration:( Wa maa adraaka maa hiyah )
10. And what do you understand what that (bottomless pit) is?
Topic Discussed: Deep Pit   |

Surah Al-Qariah English Translation and Transliteration

In Surah Al-Qariah 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-Qariah 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-Qariah.

Surah Al-Qariah English Tafsir/Tafseer (Commentry)

In Surah Al-Qariah 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 11 verses / Ayat in Surah Al-Qariah

Surah Al-Qariah was revealed in Makkah

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

There are 1/3 Ruku in Surah Al-Qariah

Surah number of Surah Al-Qariah is 101

The meaning of Surah Al-Qariah is The Striking Hour, The Great Calamity, The Stunning Blow, The Sudden Calamity

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

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