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Yusuf AliBy the sky, (displaying) the Zodiacal Signs;
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Yusuf AliBy the promised Day (of Judgment);
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Yusuf AliBy one that witnesses, and the subject of the witness;-
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Yusuf AliWoe to the makers of the pit (of fire),
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Yusuf AliFire supplied (abundantly) with fuel:
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Yusuf AliBehold! they sat over against the (fire),
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Yusuf AliAnd they witnessed (all) that they were doing against the Believers.
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Yusuf AliAnd they ill-treated them for no other reason than that they believed in Allah, Exalted in Power, Worthy of all Praise!-
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Yusuf AliHim to Whom belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth! And Allah is Witness to all things.
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Yusuf AliThose who persecute (or draw into temptation) the Believers, men and women, and do not turn in repentance, will have the Penalty of Hell: They will have the Penalty of the Burning Fire.
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Yusuf AliFor those who believe and do righteous deeds, will be Gardens; beneath which rivers flow: That is the great Salvation, (the fulfilment of all desires),
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Yusuf AliTruly strong is the Grip (and Power) of thy Lord.
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Yusuf AliIt is He Who creates from the very beginning, and He can restore (life).
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Yusuf AliAnd He is the Oft-Forgiving, Full of Loving-Kindness,
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Yusuf AliLord of the Throne of Glory,
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Yusuf AliDoer (without let) of all that He intends.
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Yusuf AliHas the story reached thee, of the forces-
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Yusuf AliOf Pharaoh and the Thamud?
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Yusuf AliAnd yet the Unbelievers (persist) in rejecting (the Truth)!
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Yusuf AliBut Allah doth encompass them from behind!