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Surah Rahman Ayat 60 in Arabic Text

نَحْنُ قَدَّرْنَا بَيْنَكُمُ ٱلْمَوْتَ وَمَا نَحْنُ بِمَسْبُوقِينَ
Hal jazaaa’ul ihsaani illal ihsaan

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 60

Sahih International
Is the reward for good [anything] but good?

Yusuf Ali
Is there any Reward for Good – other than Good?

Abul Ala Maududi
Can the reward of goodness be any other than goodness?

Muhsin Khan
Is there any reward for good other than good?

Pickthall
Is the reward of goodness aught save goodness?

Dr. Ghali
Should the recompense of fairness be (anything) except fairness?

Abdel Haleem
Shall the reward of good be anything but good?

Quran 55 Verse 60 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Rahman ayat 60, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(55:60) Can the reward of goodness be any other than goodness?[47]


47. That is, how, after all, is it possible that Allah should allow to go waste the sacrifices of those righteous servants and should deny them their rewards, who kept themselves subjected to restrictions throughout their lives for the sake of Allah, who avoided the unlawful and remained content with the lawful, who performed their duties faithfully and sincerely, rendered the rights of those to whom rights were due, and endured hardships against evil and upheld good?

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ar-Rahman verse 60 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Rahman ayat 54 which provides the complete commentary from verse 54 through 61.

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