Surah Waqi’ah Ayat 72 in Arabic Text
Here you can read various translations of verse 72
Is it you who produced its tree, or are We the producer?
Is it ye who grow the tree which feeds the fire, or do We grow it?
Did you make its tree grow or was it We Who made it grow?
Is it you who made the tree thereof to grow, or are We the Grower?
Was it ye who made the tree thereof to grow, or were We the grower?
Is it you who brought its tree into being, or are We, Ever We, The Bringers into being?
is it you who make the wood for it grow or We?
Quran 56 Verse 72 Explanation
For those looking for commentary to help with the understanding of Surah Waqi’ah ayat 72, we’ve provided two Tafseer works below. The first is the tafseer of Abul Ala Maududi, the second is of Ibn Kathir.
(56:72) Did you make its tree grow or was it We Who made it grow?
32. The tree here either implies the tree that supplies wood for lighting a fire, or the trees of markh and afar, green sticks of which were struck one against the other to produce sparks in ancient Arabia.
The tafsir of Surah Waqiah verse 72 by Ibn Kathir is unavailable here.
Please refer to Surah Waqiah ayat 63 which provides the complete commentary from verse 63 through 74.
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