When we are dead and have become dust and bones? Shall we then be certainly to receive punishment?
(The speaker) said: “Are you the ones who know his state closely”?
Then knew his state closely and saw him in the midst of the Fire.
And had it not been for the Blessing of my Lord, I would certainly have been of those who were made to be present (to burn in Hell).
Except our first death. And we shall not be tormented (either).
Then the workers of deeds shall work for the like of this (for attaining to supreme Salvation).
Is this better (as requital that is sent down from Allah) or the tree of Zaqqûm (a horrible tree in Hell)?
Surely We have made it (Zaqqûm) to be a mischief (test) for the wrong-doers.
Then most certainly they are the ones who will eat of it (Zaqqûm) and fill their bellies with it.
Then most surely they have after it to drink of a mixture prepared in boiling water.
Except the Muhlasîn (the utterly pure) servants of Allah, ones.
And Noah did certainly call upon Us. And how excellent (the case) are those whose calls are answered.
And We rescued him (Noah) and his household from the great distress.