English Translation: Page 583
Verily, for the Muttaqûn
there will be a success (Paradise);
Gardens and vineyards,
And young full-breasted (mature) maidens of equal age,
And a full cup (of wine).
(dirty, false, evil talk) shall they hear therein,
A reward from your Lord, an ample calculated gift (according to the
best of their good deeds),
(From) the Lord of the heavens and the earth, and whatsoever is in
between them, the Most Gracious, with Whom they cannot dare to speak (on the Day
of Resurrection except by His Leave).
The Day that Ar-Rûh
[Jibrîl (Gabriel) or another angel] and
the angels will stand forth in rows, they will not speak except him whom the
Most Gracious (Allâh) allows, and he will speak what is right.
That is (without doubt) the True Day. So, whosoever wills, let him
seek a place with (or a way to) His Lord (by obeying Him in this worldly life)!
Verily, We have warned you of a near torment - the Day when man will
see that (the deeds) which his hands have sent forth, and the disbeliever will
say: "Woe to me! Would that I were dust!"
In the Name of Allâh,
(Those Who Pull Out) LXXIX
the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
By those (angels) who pull out (the souls of the disbelievers and the
wicked) with great violence.
By those (angels) who gently take out (the souls of the believers).
And by those that swim along (i.e. angels or planets in their
And by those that press forward as in a race (i.e. the angels or
stars or the horses).
And by those angels who arrange to do the Commands of their Lord, (so
verily, you disbelievers will be called to account).
On the Day (when the first blowing of the Trumpet is blown), the
earth and the mountains will shake violently (and everybody will die).
The second blowing of the Trumpet follows it (and everybody will be
(Some) hearts that Day will shake with fear and anxiety.
Their eyes will be downcast.
They say: "Shall we indeed be returned to (our) former state of
"Even after we are crumbled bones?"
They say: "It would in that case, be a return with loss!"
But it will be only a single Zajrah
[shout (i.e., the second
blowing of the Trumpet)], (See Verse 37:19).
When behold, they find themselves on the surface of the earth alive
after their death,
Has there come to you the story of Mûsâ (Moses)?
(V.78:31) Muttaqûn: means pious believer of Islamic Monotheism who fear
Allâh much (abstain from all kinds of sins and evil deeds which He has
forbidden) and love Allâh much (perform all kinds of good deeds which He has
(V.78:36) a) Islâm demolishes all the previous evil deeds and so do migration
(for Allâh’s sake) and Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah). (Sahih Muslim,
Vol.1, Chapter 52, Page 18).
b) What is said regarding the superiority of a person who embraces Islâm
Narrated Abu Sa‘îd Al-Khudri رضي
الله عنه: Allâh’s Messenger
صلى الله عليه
وسلم said, "If a person embraces Islâm sincerely,
then Allâh shall forgive all his past sins, and after that starts the
settlement of accounts: the reward of his good deeds will be ten times to seven
hundred times for each good deed, and an evil deed will be recorded as it is
unless Allâh forgives it." (Sahih Al-Bukhari, Vol.1, Hadith No.
Narrated Abu Hurairah رضي الله
عنه: Allâh’s Messenger صلى
وسلم said: "If any one of you improves (follows
strictly) his Islâmic religion, then his good deeds will be rewarded ten times
to seven hundred times for each good deed and a bad deed will be recorded as it
is." (Sahih Al-Bukhari, Vol.1, Hadith No. 40B).