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Surah Hajj Ayat 22 in Arabic Text

كُلَّمَآ أَرَادُوٓا۟ أَن يَخْرُجُوا۟ مِنْهَا مِنْ غَمٍّ أُعِيدُوا۟ فِيهَا وَذُوقُوا۟ عَذَابَ ٱلْحَرِيقِ
Kullamaa araadooo any yakhrujoo minhaa min ghammin u’eedoo feeha wa zooqoo ‘azaabal hareeq (section 2)

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 22

Sahih International
Every time they want to get out of Hellfire from anguish, they will be returned to it, and [it will be said], “Taste the punishment of the Burning Fire!”

Yusuf Ali
Every time they wish to get away therefrom, from anguish, they will be forced back therein, and (it will be said), “Taste ye the Penalty of Burning!”

Abul Ala Maududi
Whenever they try, in their anguish, to escape from Hell, they will be driven back into it, (and shall be told): “Now taste the torment of burning.”

Muhsin Khan
Every time they seek to get away therefrom, from anguish, they will be driven back therein, and (it will be) said to them: “Taste the torment of burning!”

Pickthall
Whenever, in their anguish, they would go forth from thence they are driven back therein and (it is said unto them): Taste the doom of burning.

Dr. Ghali
Whenever they would (try to) go out of it (because) of their suffering, they will be brought back into it, and (it is said to them), “Taste the torment of the burning.”

Abdel Haleem
whenever, in their anguish, they try to escape, they will be pushed back in and told, ‘Taste the suffering of the Fire.’

Quran 22 Verse 22 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Hajj ayat 22, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(22:22) Whenever they try, in their anguish, to escape from Hell, they will be driven back into it, (and shall be told): “Now taste the torment of burning.”


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Hajj verse 22 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hajj ayat 19 which provides the complete commentary from verse 19 through 22.

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