Surah Mursalat Ayat 21 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 21
And We placed it in a firm lodging
The which We placed in a place of rest, firmly fixed,
which We then placed in a secure repository
Then We placed it in a place of safety (womb),
Which We laid up in a safe abode
Then We made it in an established reposing,
which We housed in a safe lodging
Quran verse 21 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mursalat ayat 21, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(77:21) which We then placed in a secure repository
11. A secure place: The mother’s womb in which the child is so firmly lodged as soon as it has been conceived and where such arrangements are made for its security and nourishment that abortion cannot take place unless there is a disaster, and even for artificial abortion extraordinary devices have to be adopted, which are both risky and harmful in spite of modern developments in medical science.
The tafsir of Surah Mursalat verse 21 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Mursalat ayat 16 which provides the complete commentary from verse 16 through 28.
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