بَلِ السَّاعَةُ مَوْعِدُهُمْ وَالسَّاعَةُ أَدْهَى وَأَمَرُّ ﴿۴۶﴾
Qarib: Rather, the Hour is their encounter. And that Hour will be most calamitous and bitter.
Sarwar: In fact, the Hour of Doom is the time for them to suffer. The suffering of this hour is the most calamitous and the most bitter (of all suffering).
Shakir: Nay, the hour is their promised time, and the hour shall be most grievous and bitter
Pickthall: Nay, but the Hour (of doom) is their appointed tryst, and the Hour will be more wretched and more bitter (than their earthly failure).
Yusufali: Nay, the Hour (of Judgment) is the time promised them (for their full recompense): And that Hour will be most grievous and most bitter.
إِنَّ الْمُجْرِمِينَ فِي ضَلَالٍ وَسُعُرٍ ﴿۴۷﴾
Qarib: Indeed the wrongdoers are in error and a raging fire.
Sarwar: The sinful ones will face the destructive torment of hell
Shakir: Surely the guilty are in error and distress
Pickthall: Lo! the guilty are in error and madness.
Yusufali: Truly those in sin are the ones straying in mind, and mad.
يَوْمَ يُسْحَبُونَ فِي النَّارِ عَلَى وُجُوهِهِمْ ذُوقُوا مَسَّ سَقَرَ ﴿۴۸﴾
Qarib: On the Day when they are dragged on their faces into the Fire, (it will be said to them): 'Taste the touch of the Scorching! '
Sarwar: when they will be dragged on their faces into the fire and will be told, "Feel the touch of hell".
Shakir: On the day when they shall be dragged upon their faces into the fire; taste the touch of hell
Pickthall: On the day when they are dragged into the Fire upon their faces (it is said unto them): Feel the touch of hell.
Yusufali: The Day they will be dragged through the Fire on their faces, (they will hear:) "Taste ye the touch of Hell!"
إِنَّا كُلَّ شَيْءٍ خَلَقْنَاهُ بِقَدَرٍ ﴿۴۹﴾
Qarib: Indeed, We have created all things according to a measure.
Sarwar: We have created everything to fulfill a certain purpose.
Shakir: Surely We have created everything according to a measure
Pickthall: Lo! We have created every thing by measure.
Yusufali: Verily, all things have We created in proportion and measure.
وَمَا أَمْرُنَا إِلَّا وَاحِدَةٌ كَلَمْحٍ بِالْبَصَرِ ﴿۵۰﴾
Qarib: And Our Order is but one word like the flashing of an eye.
Sarwar: It takes only a single command from Us (to bring the Day of Judgment) and that can be achieved within the twinkling of an eye.
Shakir: And Our command is but one, as the twinkling of an eye
Pickthall: And Our commandment is but one (commandment), as the twinkling of an eye.
Yusufali: And Our Command is but a single (Act),- like the twinkling of an eye.
وَلَقَدْ أَهْلَكْنَا أَشْيَاعَكُمْ فَهَلْ مِنْ مُدَّكِرٍ ﴿۵۱﴾
Qarib: And We destroyed those like you, is there any that will remember!
Sarwar: We destroyed many people like you (disbelievers) but is there anyone who would take heed (of Our warning)?
Shakir: And certainly We have already destroyed the likes of you, but is there anyone who will mind?
Pickthall: And verily We have destroyed your fellows; but is there any that remembereth?
Yusufali: And (oft) in the past, have We destroyed gangs like unto you: then is there any that will receive admonition?
وَكُلُّ شَيْءٍ فَعَلُوهُ فِي الزُّبُرِ ﴿۵۲﴾
Qarib: All their deeds are in the Scrolls,
Sarwar: Whatever they have done has been recorded in the Books (records of the deeds).
Shakir: And everything they have done is in the writings
Pickthall: And every thing they did is in the scriptures,
Yusufali: All that they do is noted in (their) Books (of Deeds):
وَكُلُّ صَغِيرٍ وَكَبِيرٍ مُسْتَطَرٌ ﴿۵۳﴾
Qarib: everything, be it great or small, is recorded.
Sarwar: Every small or great deed is written down.
Shakir: And everything small and great is written down
Pickthall: And every small and great thing is recorded.
Yusufali: Every matter, small and great, is on record.
إِنَّ الْمُتَّقِينَ فِي جَنَّاتٍ وَنَهَرٍ ﴿۵۴﴾
Qarib: Indeed, the cautious shall live amid gardens and a river,
Sarwar: The pious ones will live in Paradise wherein streams flow,
Shakir: Surely those who guard (against evil) shall be in gardens and rivers,
Pickthall: Lo! the righteous will dwell among gardens and rivers,
Yusufali: As to the Righteous, they will be in the midst of Gardens and Rivers,
فِي مَقْعَدِ صِدْقٍ عِنْدَ مَلِيكٍ مُقْتَدِرٍ ﴿۵۵﴾
Qarib: in a secure abode, in the presence of the Powerful King.
Sarwar: honorably seated in the presence of the All-dominant King.
Shakir: In the seat of honor with a most Powerful King
Pickthall: Firmly established in the favour of a Mighty King.
Yusufali: In an Assembly of Truth, in the Presence of a Sovereign Omnipotent.