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Surah Rahman Ayat 29 in Arabic Text

وَطَلْحٍۢ مَّنضُودٍۢ
Yas’aluhoo man fissamaawaati walard; kulla yawmin huwa fee shaan

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 29

Sahih International
Whoever is within the heavens and earth asks Him; every day He is bringing about a matter.

Yusuf Ali
Of Him seeks (its need) every creature in the heavens and on earth: every day in (new) Splendour doth He (shine)!

Abul Ala Maududi
All in the heavens and the earth entreat Him for their needs; a new, mighty task engages Him each day.

Muhsin Khan
Whosoever is in the heavens and on earth begs of Him (its needs from Him). Every day He has a matter to bring forth (such as giving honour to some, disgrace to some, life to some, death to some, etc.)!

Pickthall
All that are in the heavens and the earth entreat Him. Every day He exerciseth (universal) power.

Dr. Ghali
Whoever are in the heavens and the earth ask Him; every Day He is upon some (momentous) affair.

Abdel Haleem
Everyone in heaven and earth entreats Him; every day He is at work.

Quran 55 Verse 29 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Rahman ayat 29, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(55:29) All in the heavens and the earth entreat Him for their needs; a new, mighty task engages Him each day.[27]


27. That is, He is continuously and endlessly functioning in this universe and creating countless new things with new and yet new forms and designs and qualities, He is giving death to one and life to another, exalting one and debasing another, causing one to recover and another to remain ill, rescuing a drowning one and drowning a floating one. He is providing sustenance to countless creatures in a variety of ways, His world never stays in the same state: it is changing every moment and its Creator arranges it in a new state and fashion every time, which is different from every previous form and fashion and state.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ar-Rahman verse 29 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Rahman ayat 26 which provides the complete commentary from verse 26 through 30.

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