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Surah Mu’minun Ayat 103 in Arabic Text

وَمَنْ خَفَّتْ مَوَٰزِينُهُۥ فَأُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ ٱلَّذِينَ خَسِرُوٓا۟ أَنفُسَهُمْ فِى جَهَنَّمَ خَـٰلِدُونَ
Wa man khaffat mawaa zeenuhoo fa ulaaa’ikal lazeena khasiroo ‘anfusahum fee Jahannama khaalidoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 103

Sahih International
But those whose scales are light – those are the ones who have lost their souls, [being] in Hell, abiding eternally.

Yusuf Ali
But those whose balance is light, will be those who have lost their souls, in Hell will they abide.

Abul Ala Maududi
and those whose scales are light, those will be the ones who will have courted loss. They will abide in Hell.

Muhsin Khan
And those whose scales (of good deeds) are light, they are those who lose their ownselves, in Hell will they abide.

Pickthall
And those whose scales are light are those who lose their souls, in hell abiding.

Dr. Ghali
And he whose scales weigh light, then those are the ones who have lost their (own) selves in Hell eternally (abiding).

Abdel Haleem
but those whose balance is light will have lost their souls for ever and will stay in Hell-

Quran 23 Verse 103 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mu’minun ayat 103, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(23:103) and those whose scales are light, those will be the ones who will have courted loss.[96] They will abide in Hell.


96. For the criterion of success and failure in the Hereafter, please refer to( E.Ns 1 and 50 )above.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Al-Muminun verse 103 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Muminun ayat 101 which provides the complete commentary from verse 101 through 104.

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