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Surah Takwir Ayat 28 in Arabic Text

لِمَن شَآءَ مِنكُمْ أَن يَسْتَقِيمَ
Liman shaaa’a minkum ai yastaqeem

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 28

Sahih International
For whoever wills among you to take a right course.

Yusuf Ali
(With profit) to whoever among you wills to go straight:

Abul Ala Maududi
for everyone of you who wishes to follow the Straight Way;

Muhsin Khan
To whomsoever among you who wills to walk straight,

Pickthall
Unto whomsoever of you willeth to walk straight.

Dr. Ghali
For whomever of you who decides to go straight;

Abdel Haleem
for those who wish to take the straight path.

Quran 81 Verse 28 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Takwir ayat 28, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(81:28) for everyone of you who wishes to follow the Straight Way;[22]


22. In other words, although this is an admonition for all mankind, only such a person can benefit by it, who is himself desirous of adopting piety and righteousness. Man’s being a seeker after truth and a lover of right is the foremost condition of his gaining any benefit from it.

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Takwir verse 28 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Takwir ayat 15 which provides the complete commentary from verse 15 through 29.

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