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Surah Jathiya Ayat 28 in Arabic Text

وَتَرَىٰ كُلَّ أُمَّةٍۢ جَاثِيَةًۭ ۚ كُلُّ أُمَّةٍۢ تُدْعَىٰٓ إِلَىٰ كِتَـٰبِهَا ٱلْيَوْمَ تُجْزَوْنَ مَا كُنتُمْ تَعْمَلُونَ
Wa taraa kulla ummatin jaasiyah; kullu ummatin tud’aaa ilaa kitaabihaa al Yawma tujzawna maa kuntum ta’maloon

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 28

Sahih International
And you will see every nation kneeling [from fear]. Every nation will be called to its record [and told], “Today you will be recompensed for what you used to do.

Yusuf Ali
And thou wilt see every sect bowing the knee: Every sect will be called to its Record: “This Day shall ye be recompensed for all that ye did!

Abul Ala Maududi
On that Day you shall see every people fallen on their knees. Every people will be summoned to come forth and see its Record and will be told: “Today you shall be requited for your deeds.

Muhsin Khan
And you will see each nation humbled to their knees (kneeling), each nation will be called to its Record (of deeds). This Day you shall be recompensed for what you used to do.

Pickthall
And thou wilt see each nation crouching, each nation summoned to its record. (And it will be said unto them): This day ye are requited what ye used to do.

Dr. Ghali
And you will see every nation kneeling. Every nation will be called to its Book. (It will be said), “Today you will be recompensed for whatever you were doing.

Abdel Haleem
You will see every community kneeling. Every community will be summoned to its record: ‘Today you will be repaid for what you did.

Quran 45 Verse 28 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Jathiya ayat 28, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(45:28) On that Day you shall see every people fallen on their knees.[41] Every people will be summoned to come forth and see its Record and will be told: “Today you shall be requited for your deeds.


41. That is, the dread and terror of the Plain of Resurrection and the awe of the divine court will be such that it will break the stubbornness of the most arrogant and boastful people, and everyone will be found fallen on his knees humbly.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Jathiya verse 28 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Jathiya ayat 27 which provides the complete commentary from verse 27 through 29.

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