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Surah Al-Infitar Ayat 4 in Arabic Text

وَإِذَا ٱلْقُبُورُ بُعْثِرَتْ
Wa izal qubooru bu’sirat

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 4

Sahih International
And when the [contents of] graves are scattered,

Yusuf Ali
And when the Graves are turned upside down;-

Abul Ala Maududi
and when graves are laid open,

Muhsin Khan
And when the graves are turned upside down (and they bring out their contents)

Pickthall
And the sepulchres are overturned,

Dr. Ghali
And when the tombs will be scattered away300

Abdel Haleem
when graves turn inside out:

Quran 82 Verse 4 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Al-Infitar ayat 4, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(82:4) and when graves are laid open,[2]


2. In the first three verses, the first stage of the Resurrection has been mentioned and in this verse the second stage is being described. Opening of the graves implies resurrection of the dead.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Infitar verse 4 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Infitar ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 12.

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