Surah Qamar Ayat 31 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 31
Indeed, We sent upon them one blast from the sky, and they became like the dry twig fragments of an [animal] pen.
For We sent against them a single Mighty Blast, and they became like the dry stubble used by one who pens cattle.
Behold, We sent a single Blast against them, and they became like the trampled twigs of a sheep pen-builder.
Verily, We sent against them a single Saihah (torment – awful cry, etc.), and they became like the dry stubble of a fold-builder.
Lo! We sent upon them one Shout, and they became as the dry twigs (rejected by) the builder of a cattle-fold.
Surely We sent against them one Shout; so they were as the chaff of a pen-builder.
We released a single mighty blast against them and they ended up like a fencemaker’s dry sticks.
Quran 54 Verse 31 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Qamar ayat 31, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(54:31) Behold, We sent a single Blast against them, and they became like the trampled twigs of a sheep pen-builder.
21. The crushed and rotten bodies of the people of Thamud have been compared to the trampled and trodden twigs and pieces of bush lying around an enclosure for cattle.
The tafsir of Surah Qamar verse 31 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Qamar ayat 23 which provides the complete commentary from verse 23 through 32.
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