Al-Waqi'ah

1

إِذَا وَقَعَتِ الْوَاقِعَةُ

When the event befalleth -

2

لَيْسَ لِوَقْعَتِهَا كَاذِبَةٌ

There is no denying that it will befall -

3

خَافِضَةٌ رَّافِعَةٌ

Abasing (some), exalting (others);

4

إِذَا رُجَّتِ الْأَرْضُ رَجًّا

When the earth is shaken with a shock

5

وَبُسَّتِ الْجِبَالُ بَسًّا

And the hills are ground to powder

6

فَكَانَتْ هَبَاءً مُّنبَثًّا

So that they become a scattered dust,

7

فَكَانَتْ هَبَاءً مُّنبَثًّا

And ye will be three kinds:

8

فَأَصْحَابُ الْمَيْمَنَةِ مَا أَصْحَابُ الْمَيْمَنَةِ

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

9

وَأَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ مَا أَصْحَابُ الْمَشْأَمَةِ

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

10

وَالسَّابِقُونَ السَّابِقُونَ

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