An-Naml (The Ant)

Chapter Number: 27


93 Verses In This Chapter. Page 2 Of 10

Verse no: 11
Save him who hath done wrong and afterward hath changed evil for good. And lo! I am Forgiving, Merciful.


Verse no: 12
And put thy hand into the bosom of thy robe, it will come forth white but unhurt. (This will be one) among nine tokens unto Pharaoh and his people Lo! they were ever evil-living folk.


Verse no: 13
But when Our tokens came unto them, plain to see, they said: This is mere magic,


Verse no: 14
And they denied them, though their souls acknowledged them, for spite and arrogance. Then see the nature of the consequence for the wrong-doers!


Verse no: 15
And We verily gave knowledge unto David and Solomon, and they said: Praise be to Allah, Who hath preferred us above many of His believing slaves!


Verse no: 16
And Solomon was David's heir. And he said: O mankind! Lo! we have been taught the language of birds, and have been given (abundance) of all things. This surely is evident favour.


Verse no: 17
And there were gathered together unto Solomon his armies of the jinn and humankind, and of the birds, and they were set in battle order;


Verse no: 18
Till, when they reached the Valley of the Ants, an ant exclaimed: O ants! Enter your dwellings lest Solomon and his armies crush you, unperceiving.


Verse no: 19
And (Solomon) smiled, laughing at her speech, and said: My Lord, arouse me to be thankful for Thy favour wherewith Thou hast favoured me and my parents, and to do good that shall be pleasing unto Thee, and include me in (the number of) Thy righteous slaves.


Verse no: 20
And he sought among the birds and said: How is it that I see not the hoopoe, or is he among the absent?


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