Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 32 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 32
[Allah] said, O Iblees, what is [the matter] with you that you are not with those who prostrate?”
(Allah) said: “O Iblis! what is your reason for not being among those who prostrated themselves?”
The Lord inquired: “Iblis! What is the matter with you that you did not join those who prostrated?”
(Allah) said: “O Iblis (Satan)! What is your reason for not being among the prostrators?”
He said: O Iblis! What aileth thee that thou art not among the prostrate?
Said He, “O Iblîs, what about you, that you are not among the prostrate?”
God said, ‘Iblis, why did you not bow down like the others?’
Quran 15 Verse 32 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 32, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(15:32) The Lord inquired: “Iblis! What is the matter with you that you did not join those who prostrated?”
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 32 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 28 which provides the complete commentary from verse 28 through 33.
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