Surah Najm Ayat 53 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 53
And the overturned towns He hurled down
And He destroyed the Overthrown Cities (of Sodom and Gomorrah).
And He brought perdition upon the subverted cities
And He destroyed the overthrown cities [of Sodom to which Prophet Lout (Lot) was sent].
And Al-Mu’tafikah He destroyed
And the City of Falsehood, He (also) made it sweep down,
that it was He who brought down the ruined cities
اور مؤتفکہ (شہر یا الٹی ہوئی بستیوں کو) اسی نے الٹ دیا
Quran 53 Verse 53 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Najm ayat 53, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(53:53) And He brought perdition upon the subverted cities
There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.
The tafsir of Surah Tur verse 53 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Tur ayat 42 which provides the complete commentary from verse 42 through 55.
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