الليل

١

وَاللَّيْلِ إِذَا يَغْشَىٰ

By the night enshrouding

٢

وَالنَّهَارِ إِذَا تَجَلَّىٰ

٣

وَمَا خَلَقَ الذَّكَرَ وَالْأُنثَىٰ

And Him Who hath created male and female,

٤

إِنَّ سَعْيَكُمْ لَشَتَّىٰ

Lo! your effort is dispersed (toward divers ends).

٥

فَأَمَّا مَنْ أَعْطَىٰ وَاتَّقَىٰ

As for him who giveth and is dutiful (toward Allah)

٦

وَصَدَّقَ بِالْحُسْنَىٰ

And believeth in goodness;

٧

فَسَنُيَسِّرُهُ لِلْيُسْرَىٰ

Surely We will ease his way unto the state of ease.

٨

وَأَمَّا مَن بَخِلَ وَاسْتَغْنَىٰ

But as for him who hoardeth and deemeth himself independent,

٩

وَكَذَّبَ بِالْحُسْنَىٰ

And disbelieveth in goodness;

١٠

فَسَنُيَسِّرُهُ لِلْعُسْرَىٰ

Surely We will ease his way unto adversity.

Total 21 Ayaat.