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Surah Ash-Shams Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَن زَكَّىٰهَا
Qad aflaha man zakkaahaa

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
He has succeeded who purifies it,

Yusuf Ali
Truly he succeeds that purifies it,

Abul Ala Maududi
He who purifies it will prosper,

Muhsin Khan
Indeed he succeeds who purifies his ownself (i.e. obeys and performs all that Allah ordered, by following the true Faith of Islamic Monotheism and by doing righteous good deeds).

Pickthall
He is indeed successful who causeth it to grow,

Dr. Ghali
He has already prospered who has cleansed it.

Abdel Haleem
The one who purifies his soul succeeds

Quran 91 Verse 9 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ash-Shams ayat 9, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(91:9) He who purifies it will prosper,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Ash-Shams verse 9 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Ash-Shams ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 10.

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