الواقعة

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إِذَا وَقَعَتِ الْوَاقِعَةُ

When the event befalleth -

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لَيْسَ لِوَقْعَتِهَا كَاذِبَةٌ

There is no denying that it will befall -

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خَافِضَةٌ رَّافِعَةٌ

Abasing (some), exalting (others);

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إِذَا رُجَّتِ الْأَرْضُ رَجًّا

When the earth is shaken with a shock

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وَبُسَّتِ الْجِبَالُ بَسًّا

And the hills are ground to powder

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فَكَانَتْ هَبَاءً مُّنبَثًّا

So that they become a scattered dust,

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فَكَانَتْ هَبَاءً مُّنبَثًّا

And ye will be three kinds:

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فَأَصْحَابُ الْمَيْمَنَةِ مَا أَصْحَابُ الْمَيْمَنَةِ

(First) those on the right hand; what of those on the right hand?

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وَأَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ مَا أَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ

And (then) those on the left hand; what of those on the left hand?

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وَالسَّابِقُونَ السَّابِقُونَ

And the foremost in the race, the foremost in the race: