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Surah Al-Hijr Ayat 72 in Arabic Text

لَعَمْرُكَ إِنَّهُمْ لَفِى سَكْرَتِهِمْ يَعْمَهُونَ
La’amruka innahum lafee sakratihim ya’mahoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 72

Sahih International
By your life, [O Muhammad], indeed they were, in their intoxication, wandering blindly.

Yusuf Ali
Verily, by thy life (O Prophet), in their wild intoxication, they wander in distraction, to and fro.

Abul Ala Maududi
By your life, (O Prophet), they went about blindly stumbling in their intoxication.

Muhsin Khan
Verily, by your life (O Muhammad SAW), in their wild intoxication, they were wandering blindly.

Pickthall
By thy life (O Muhammad) they moved blindly in the frenzy of approaching death.

Dr. Ghali
By your life, surely they were indeed blundering in their stupor.

Abdel Haleem
By your life [Prophet], they wandered on in their wild intoxication

Quran 15 Verse 72 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Hijr ayat 72, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(15:72) By your life, (O Prophet), they went about blindly stumbling in their intoxication.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Hijr verse 72 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Hijr ayat 67 which provides the complete commentary from verse 67 through 72.

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