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Surah Qalam Ayat 19 in Arabic Text

فَطَافَ عَلَيْهَا طَآئِفٌۭ مِّن رَّبِّكَ وَهُمْ نَآئِمُونَ
Fataafa ‘alaihaa taaa’i fum mir rabbika wa hum naaa’imoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 19

Sahih International
So there came upon the garden an affliction from your Lord while they were asleep.

Yusuf Ali
Then there came on the (garden) a visitation from thy Lord, (which swept away) all around, while they were asleep.

Abul Ala Maududi
Thereupon a calamity from your Lord passed over it while they were asleep,

Muhsin Khan
Then there passed by on the (garden) something (fire) from your Lord at night and burnt it while they were asleep.

Pickthall
Then a visitation from thy Lord came upon it while they slept

Dr. Ghali
Then a (destructive) visitation from your Lord visited (Literally: went around it) it while they were sleeping,

Abdel Haleem
a disaster from your Lord struck the garden as they slept

Quran 68 Verse 19 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qalam ayat 19, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(68:19) Thereupon a calamity from your Lord passed over it while they were asleep,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Qalam verse 19 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qalam ayat 17 which provides the complete commentary from verse 17 through 28.

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