87 - Al-A'la
"Audhu billahi minash shaytanirrajeem"
Bismi Llaahi l-raḥmaani l-raḥeem
Sabbihi isma rabbika alaAAla;
Glorify (tasbih) the most exalted name of your Rabb (experience the exaltedness of the reality that comprises your essence within your depths)!
Allathee khalaqa fasawwa;
Who created (the body) and proportioned it,
Waallathee qaddara fahada;
And who determined and guided (to manifest His perfection),
Waallathee akhraja almarAAa;
And who formed the pasture (as place of benefit for them),
FajaAAalahu ghuthaan ahwa;
Then made it black stubble (corpses to be cast into the earth).
Sanuqrioka fala tansa;
We will make you READ and you shall not forget!
Illa ma shaa Allahu innahu yaAAlamu aljahra wama yakhfa;
Except for what Allah wills... Indeed, He knows what is manifest and what is concealed.
We are going to ease you toward ease!
Fathakkir in nafaAAati alththikra;
So remind, if reminding benefits!
Sayaththakkaru man yakhsha;
He who is in awe shall remember and contemplate!
While the most unfortunate one shall flee from it!
Allathee yasla alnnara alkubra;
He (the most unfortunate one) will be subject to the greatest Fire (falling eternally far from Allah)!
Thumma la yamootu feeha wala yahya;
Then he will neither die therein (be saved) nor live (with the knowledge of the reality)!
Qad aflaha man tazakka;
The purified and the refined have attained true success!
Wathakara isma rabbihi fasalla;
And he who remembers the name of his Rabb and establishes (experiences) salat has attained true success!
Bal tuthiroona alhayata alddunya;
But you prefer the life of the world (the lowest state of existence)!
Waalakhiratu khayrun waabqa;
When the life after (the dimension of power and consciousness) is much better and more lasting.
Inna hatha lafee alssuhufi aloola;
Indeed, this (knowledge of the reality) was also in the previously disclosed knowledge.
Suhufi ibraheema wamoosa;
The knowledge disclosed by Abraham and Moses!