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Surah Ahzab Ayat 62 in Arabic Text

سُنَّةَ ٱللَّهِ فِى ٱلَّذِينَ خَلَوْا۟ مِن قَبْلُ ۖ وَلَن تَجِدَ لِسُنَّةِ ٱللَّهِ تَبْدِيلًۭا
Sunnatal laahi fil lazeena khalaw min qablu wa lan tajida lisunnatil laahi tabdeelaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 62

Sahih International
[This is] the established way of Allah with those who passed on before; and you will not find in the way of Allah any change.

Yusuf Ali
(Such was) the practice (approved) of Allah among those who lived aforetime: No change wilt thou find in the practice (approved) of Allah.

Abul Ala Maududi
This has been Allah’s Way with those who have gone before, and you shall find no change in Allah’s Way.

Muhsin Khan
That was the Way of Allah in the case of those who passed away of old, and you will not find any change in the Way of Allah.

Pickthall
That was the way of Allah in the case of those who passed away of old; thou wilt not find for the way of Allah aught of power to change.

Dr. Ghali
An enactment of Allah with the ones who passed away earlier; and you will never find any alteration to an enactment of Allah.

Abdel Haleem
This has been God’s practice with those who went before. You will find no change in God’s practices.

Quran 33 Verse 62 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ahzab ayat 62, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(33:62) This has been Allah’s Way with those who have gone before, and you shall find no change in Allah’s Way.[115]


115. That is, “This is a permanent law of Allah’s Shariah that in an Islamic society and state such mischief-mongers are never given an opportunity to flourish and prosper. Whenever the system of society and state is established on divine law, such people will be warned to mend their ways and if they still persisted in their evil ways they would be severely dealt with and exterminated.”

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ahzab verse 62 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ahzab ayat 59 which provides the complete commentary from verse 60 through 62.

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