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Surah Waqi’ah Ayat 15 in Arabic Text

عَلَىٰ سُرُرٍۢ مَّوْضُونَةٍۢ
‘Alaa sururim mawdoonah

English Translation

Here you can read various translations of verse 15

Sahih International
On thrones woven [with ornament],

Yusuf Ali
(They will be) on Thrones encrusted (with gold and precious stones),

Abul Ala Maududi
They (will be seated) on gold-encrusted couches,

Muhsin Khan
(They will be) on thrones woven with gold and precious stones,

Pickthall
On lined couches,

Dr. Ghali
Upon close-wrought (Or: plaited or encrusted) settees,

Abdel Haleem
On couches of well-woven cloth

Quran 56 Verse 15 Explanation

For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Waqi’ah ayat 15, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.

Ala-Maududi

(56:15) They (will be seated) on gold-encrusted couches,


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

Ibn-Kathir

The tafsir of Surah Waqiah verse 15 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Waqiah ayat 13 which provides the complete commentary from verse 13 through 26.

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