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Surah Ash-Shura Ayat 41 in Arabic Text

وَلَمَنِ ٱنتَصَرَ بَعْدَ ظُلْمِهِۦ فَأُو۟لَـٰٓئِكَ مَا عَلَيْهِم مِّن سَبِيلٍ
Wa lamanin tasara ba’da zulmihee fa ulaaa’ika maa ‘alaihim min sabeel

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 41

Sahih International
And whoever avenges himself after having been wronged – those have not upon them any cause [for blame].

Yusuf Ali
But indeed if any do help and defend themselves after a wrong (done) to them, against such there is no cause of blame.

Abul Ala Maududi
There is no blame against him who avenges himself after he has been wronged.

Muhsin Khan
And indeed whosoever takes revenge after he has suffered wrong, for such there is no way (of blame) against them.

Pickthall
And whoso defendeth himself after he hath suffered wrong – for such, there is no way (of blame) against them.

Dr. Ghali
And indeed whoever vindicates himself after an injustice (has been done to him) against those, then in no way is there any way (for blaming) them (i.e., there is no blame on those who vindicate themselves).

Abdel Haleem
There is no cause to act against anyone who defends himself after being wronged,

Quran 42 Verse 41 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Ash-Shura ayat 41, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(42:41) There is no blame against him who avenges himself after he has been wronged.


There is no commentary by Abul Maududi available for this verse.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Shura verse 41 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Shura ayat 40 which provides the complete commentary from verse 40 through 43.

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