Sura 87: The Most High (Al-A`alaa)

Sura 87:  The Most High (Al-A`alaa)

Number of verses in sura: 19

Order of revelation: 8


[87:0]  In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful


[87:1]  Glorify the name of your Lord, the Most High.


[87:2]  He creates and shapes.


[87:3]  He designs and guides.


[87:4]  He produces the pasture.


[87:5]  Then turns it into light hay.


[87:6]  We will recite to you; do not forget.


[87:7]  Everything is in accordance with GOD‘s will; He knows what is declared, and what is hidden.


[87:8]  We will direct you to the easiest path.


[87:9]  Therefore, you shall remind; perhaps the reminder will benefit.


[87:10]  The reverent will take heed.


[87:11]  The wicked will avoid it.


[87:12]  Consequently, he will suffer the great Hellfire.


[87:13]  Wherein he never dies, nor stays alive.


[87:14]  Successful indeed is the one who redeems his soul.


[87:15]  By remembering the name of his Lord and observing the contact prayers (Salat).


[87:16]  Indeed, you are preoccupied with this first life.


[87:17]  Even though the Hereafter is far better and everlasting.


[87:18]  This is recorded in the earlier teachings.


[87:19]  The teachings of Abraham and Moses.