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Surah Jathiya Ayat 20 in Arabic Text

هَـٰذَا بَصَـٰٓئِرُ لِلنَّاسِ وَهُدًۭى وَرَحْمَةٌۭ لِّقَوْمٍۢ يُوقِنُونَ
Haazaa basaaa’iru linnaasi wa hudanw wa rahmatul liqawminy yooqinoon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 20

Sahih International
This [Qur’an] is enlightenment for mankind and guidance and mercy for a people who are certain [in faith].

Yusuf Ali
These are clear evidences to men and a Guidance and Mercy to those of assured Faith.

Abul Ala Maududi
These are the lights of discernment for people and guidance and mercy for those endowed with sure faith.

Muhsin Khan
This (Quran) is a clear insight and evidence for mankind, and a guidance and a mercy for people who have Faith with certainty.

Pickthall
This is clear indication for mankind, and a guidance and a mercy for a folk whose faith is sure.

Dr. Ghali
This (presents) demonstrations for mankind, and a guidance, and a mercy for a people who have certitude.

Abdel Haleem
This [revelation] is a means of insight for people, a source of guidance and mercy for those of sure faith.

Quran 45 Verse 20 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Jathiya ayat 20, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(45:20) These are the lights of discernment for people and guidance and mercy for those endowed with sure faith.[25]


25. That is, this Book and this Shariah present such a light for all the people of the world, which distinguishes the truth from falsehood, but only such people receive any guidance from it who believe in its truth; for them only it is a mercy.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Jathiya verse 20 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Jathiya ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 20.

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