Surah Ghashiyah Ayat 2 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 2
[Some] faces, that Day, will be humbled,
Some faces, that Day, will be humiliated,
Some faces that Day shall be downcast with fear,
Some faces, that Day, will be humiliated (in the Hell-fire, i.e. the faces of all disbelievers, Jews and Christians, etc.).
On that day (many) faces will be downcast,
Faces upon that day will be submissive,
On that Day, there will be downcast faces,
Quran 88 Verse 2 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ghashiyah ayat 2, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(88:2) Some faces that Day shall be downcast with fear,
2. Some faces: some persons, for the face is the most conspicuous part of the human body by which man’s personality is judged and which reflects the good or bad states through which man passes.
The tafsir of Surah Ghashiyah 2 verse by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ghashiyah ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 7.
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