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Surah Mursalat Ayat 9 in Arabic Text

وَإِذَا ٱلسَّمَآءُ فُرِجَتْ
Wa izas samaaa’u furijat

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 9

Sahih International
And when the heaven is opened

Yusuf Ali
When the heaven is cleft asunder;

Abul Ala Maududi
and the sky is rent asunder,

Muhsin Khan
And when the heaven is cleft asunder;

Pickthall
And when the sky is riven asunder,

Dr. Ghali
And when the heaven will be riven,

Abdel Haleem
and the sky is torn apart,

Quran verse 9 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Mursalat ayat 9, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(77:9) and the sky is rent asunder,[5]


5. When the heaven is rent asunder: when the system and discipline of the heavens under which every star and planet is established and moving in its orbit and everything in the universe is adhering to the bounds set for it, is broken.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Mursalat verse 9 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Mursalat ayat 1 which provides the complete commentary from verse 1 through 15.

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