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Surah Jathiya Ayat 15 in Arabic Text

مَنْ عَمِلَ صَـٰلِحًۭا فَلِنَفْسِهِۦ ۖ وَمَنْ أَسَآءَ فَعَلَيْهَا ۖ ثُمَّ إِلَىٰ رَبِّكُمْ تُرْجَعُونَ
Man ‘amila saalihan falinafsihee wa man asaaa’a fa’alaihaa summa ilaa Rabbikum turja’oon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 15

Sahih International
Whoever does a good deed – it is for himself; and whoever does evil – it is against the self. Then to your Lord you will be returned.

Yusuf Ali
If any one does a righteous deed, it ensures to the benefit of his own soul; if he does evil, it works against (his own soul). In the end will ye (all) be brought back to your Lord.

Abul Ala Maududi
Whoever acts righteously, does so to his own good; and whoever commits an evil will suffer its consequence. All of you will then be sent back to your Lord.

Muhsin Khan
Whosoever does a good deed, it is for his ownself, and whosoever does evil, it is against (his ownself). Then to your Lord you will be made to return.

Pickthall
Whoso doeth right, it is for his soul, and whoso doeth wrong, it is against it. And afterward unto your Lord ye will be brought back.

Dr. Ghali
Whoever does righteousness, then it is for his self; and whoever does odious (deeds), then it is against it; (i.e., the self) thereafter to your Lord you will be returned.

Abdel Haleem
Whoever does good benefits himself, and whoever does evil harms himself: you will all be returned to your Lord.

Quran 45 Verse 15 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Jathiya ayat 15, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(45:15) Whoever acts righteously, does so to his own good; and whoever commits an evil will suffer its consequence. All of you will then be sent back to your Lord.


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Jathiya verse 15 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Jathiya ayat 12 which provides the complete commentary from verse 12 through 15.

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