Or add to it, and recite the Qur’an beautifully, in a measured rhythmic tone.
Surely the rising by night is (difficult but) stronger in effectiveness and more secure in recitation.
And remember (repeat) the Name of your Lord and reach Him by detaching yourself from everything.
He (Allah) is the Lord of the East and the West. There is no god but He. So take Him for a Surrogate.
And leave to Me the owners of blessings who belie, and respite them a little.
Surely with Us are heavy chains (that go on the ankles) and a blazing Fire.
On that Day the earth and the mountains quake with a violent shake, and the mountains are already crumbled and piled as sand.
Surely We have sent to you a Rasul (Messenger), to be a witness over you, as We sent a Rasul (Messenger) to Pharaoh.
But the Pharaoh rebelled against the Messenger, so We seized him with a severe Seizure.
How, then will you guard yourselves, if you deny, on the Day which shall make children gray-headed (due to their fear)?
The sky had been cracked open with it (with the severity of that Day). His (Allah’s) Promise had been brought to fulfillment.
Surely this is a Reminder (advice). So whoever wishes, takes a Way (that will make his spirit reach) to his Lord.