Surah Al-Anbiya Ayat 66 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 66
He said, “Then do you worship instead of Allah that which does not benefit you at all or harm you?
(Abraham) said, “Do ye then worship, besides Allah, things that can neither be of any good to you nor do you harm?
Abraham said: “Do you, then, worship beside Allah a thing that can neither benefit you nor hurt you?
[Ibrahim (Abraham)] said: “Do you then worship besides Allah, things that can neither profit you, nor harm you?
He said: Worship ye then instead of Allah that which cannot profit you at all, nor harm you?
He said, “Do you then worship, apart from Allah, that which does not profit you anything nor harms you?
Abraham said, ‘How can you worship what can neither benefit nor harm you, instead of God?
اللہ کے خلیل نے اسی وقت فرمایا افسوس! کیا تم اللہ کے علاوه ان کی عبادت کرتے ہو جو نہ تمہیں کچھ بھی نفع پہنچا سکیں نہ نقصان
Quran 21 Verse 66 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Anbiya ayat 66, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(21:66) Abraham said: “Do you, then, worship beside Allah a thing that can neither benefit you nor hurt you?
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Anbiya verse 66 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Anbiya ayat 64 which provides the complete commentary from verse 64 through 67.
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