And We did not send down upon his people after him an army from the heaven, nor did We ever command them to be sent.
(Their punishment) was nothing but a single Saihah (a violent sound wave). Then they became the ones that turned off.
Shame on those servants! There never came a Messenger to them but they used to mock at him (they mocked them all).
Have they not seen how many of the generations We destroyed before them that they (those who had been destroyed) did not return to them?
And when all will gather together they (too) will be made to be present in Our Presence.
And the dead earth is a Sign (miracle) for them. We revived it and We brought forth from it grains so that they eat thereof.
And We have made therein gardens of date-palms and grapevines and We have caused springs of water to gush forth therein.
That they may eat of the fruit thereof, and what their hands made it. Will they not then be still grateful?
Glory be to Him Who created all the pairs of what the earth grows, and of their souls and of what they do not know.
And the night is a Sign for them. We strip it of the day, and behold, they are in the darkness.
And the sun runs on in its orbit made steady for it. That is the Ordinance of the All-Mighty, the All-Knowing.
And (as for) the moon, We have ordained for it stages till it returns (from the form of the full moon to the crescent moon) like the old dried curved date stalk.
It is not for the sun to over-take the moon, nor does the night outstrip the day; and all float on in their orbit.