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Surah Baqarah Ayat 157 in Arabic Text

أُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ عَلَيْهِمْ صَلَوَٰتٌۭ مِّن رَّبِّهِمْ وَرَحْمَةٌۭ ۖ وَأُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ هُمُ ٱلْمُهْتَدُونَ
Ulaaa’ika ‘alaihim salawaatun mir Rabbihim wa rahma; wa ulaaa’ika humul muhtadoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 157

Sahih International
Those are the ones upon whom are blessings from their Lord and mercy. And it is those who are the [rightly] guided.

Yusuf Ali
“They are those on whom (Descend) blessings from Allah, and Mercy, and they are the ones that receive guidance.

Abul Ala Maududi
Their Lord will bestow great blessings and mercy upon them; such are the people who are rightly guided.

Muhsin Khan
They are those on whom are the Salawat (i.e. blessings, etc.) (i.e. who are blessed and will be forgiven) from their Lord, and (they are those who) receive His Mercy, and it is they who are the guided-ones.

Pickthall
Such are they on whom are blessings from their Lord, and mercy. Such are the rightly guided.

Dr. Ghali
Upon those are the prayers from their Lord, and mercy; and those are they (who) are the rightguided.

Abdel Haleem
These will be given blessings and mercy from their Lord, and it is they who are rightly guided.

Quran 2 Verse 157 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Baqarah ayat 157, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(2:157) Upon them will be the blessings and mercy of their Lord, and it is they who are rightly guided.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Baqarah verse 156 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Baqarah ayat 155 which provides the complete commentary from verse 155 through 157.

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