Sura 95: The Fig (Al-Teen)

Sura 95:  The Fig (Al-Teen)

Number of verses in sura: 8

Order of revelation: 28

 

[95:0]  In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful

 

[95:1]  By the fig and the olive.

 

[95:2]  Mount Sinai.

 

[95:3]  And this honored town (Mecca).*

 

*95:1-3 The fig, olive, Sinai and Mecca possibly symbolize Adam, Jesus, Moses, Abraham and Muhammad, respectively. Thus, all major religions are represented.

 

[95:4]  We created man in the best design.

 

[95:5]  Then turned him into the lowliest of the lowly.

 

[95:6]  Except those who believe and lead a righteous life; they receive a reward that is well deserved.

 

[95:7]  Why do you still reject the faith?

 

[95:8]  Is GOD not the Most Wise, of all the wise ones?