Sent down by the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful (Allah).
A Book of which the Verses are explained in detail, a Qur'ân in Arabic for a people who know.
As a herald of good news and a warner. But most of them have turned away. So they no longer hear.
And they said: “Our hearts are under coverings (to prevent us from comprehension) from that, to which you call us, and there is heaviness in our ears, and a veil hangs between us and you. So do (whatever you want)! We too are the ones who will do whatever we want”.
Say: “I am only a human being like you are. It is being revealed to me that your Deity is only One Deity. Therefore direct yourself to Him (turn to Him) and ask for forgiveness from Him. And woe to the associators (those who associate others with Him)”.
They do not give alms (Zakât). And they, they deny the hereafter (having their spirits reach Allah while they are alive).
As for those who believe (who are âmenû, who wish to reach Allah before death) and do improving deeds (the soul's cleansing), there is surely a continuous reward.
Say: “Do you indeed disbelieve in Him Who created the earth in two Days? And do you set up equals with Him? That is the Lord of the Worlds”.
And there, He made on it firm mountains. And He blessed therein with abundance. Measured therein their foods (sustenance) in four Days, equally for the seekers.
Then He directed towards the sky that was a smoke. Then (He) said to it (the sky) and the earth: “Come both of you willingly or unwillingly”. They both said: “We came willingly”.