English Translation and Commentary of the Holy Quran (2010)

by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Chapter 77: Al-Mursalat — Those Sent Forth (Revealed at Makkah: 2 sections, 50 verses)

Section 2 (Verses 77:41–77:50): Consequences of Rejection


اِنَّ الۡمُتَّقِیۡنَ فِیۡ ظِلٰلٍ وَّ عُیُوۡنٍ ﴿ۙ۴۱﴾

77:41 Surely the dutiful are amid shades and fountains,

وَّ فَوَاکِہَ مِمَّا یَشۡتَہُوۡنَ ﴿ؕ۴۲﴾

77:42 and fruits such as they desire.

کُلُوۡا وَ اشۡرَبُوۡا ہَنِیۡٓــًٔۢا بِمَا کُنۡتُمۡ تَعۡمَلُوۡنَ ﴿۴۳﴾

77:43 Eat and drink pleasantly for what you did.

اِنَّا کَذٰلِکَ نَجۡزِی الۡمُحۡسِنِیۡنَ ﴿۴۴﴾

77:44 Thus do We reward the doers of good.

وَیۡلٌ یَّوۡمَئِذٍ لِّلۡمُکَذِّبِیۡنَ ﴿۴۵﴾

77:45 Woe on that day to the rejectors!

کُلُوۡا وَ تَمَتَّعُوۡا قَلِیۡلًا اِنَّکُمۡ مُّجۡرِمُوۡنَ ﴿۴۶﴾

77:46 Eat and enjoy yourselves for a little while; surely you are guilty.

وَیۡلٌ یَّوۡمَئِذٍ لِّلۡمُکَذِّبِیۡنَ ﴿۴۷﴾

77:47 Woe on that day to the rejectors!

وَ اِذَا قِیۡلَ لَہُمُ ارۡکَعُوۡا لَا یَرۡکَعُوۡنَ ﴿۴۸﴾

77:48 And when it is said to them, Bow down (before Allah), they do not bow down.

وَیۡلٌ یَّوۡمَئِذٍ لِّلۡمُکَذِّبِیۡنَ ﴿۴۹﴾

77:49 Woe on that day to the rejectors!

فَبِاَیِّ حَدِیۡثٍۭ بَعۡدَہٗ یُؤۡمِنُوۡنَ ﴿٪۵۰﴾

77:50 In what announcement after this will they then believe?