Chapter 105: Surah Al-Fil (The Elephant)



اَلَمْ تَرَ Hast thou not seen

كَيْفَ فَعَلَ رَبُّكَ how thy Lord dealt with

بِاَصْحٰبِ الْفِيْلِؕ the possessors of the elephant?

۝ Verse 1

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Hast thou not seen how thy Lord dealt with the possessors of the elephant?



اَلَمْ يَجْعَلْ Did He not cause

كَيْدَهُمْ فِيْ تَضْلِيْلٍۙ their war to end in confusion?

۝ Verse 2

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Did He not cause their war to end in confusion?



وَّ اَرْسَلَ عَلَيْهِمْ And send against them

طَيْرًا اَبَابِيْلَۙ birds in flocks?

۝ Verse 3

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

And send against them birds in flocks?



تَرْمِيْهِمْ Casting at them

بِحِجَارَةٍ مِّنْ سِجِّيْلٍ۪ decreed stones —

۝ Verse 4

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Casting at them decreed stones —



فَجَعَلَهُمْ So He rendered them

كَعَصْفٍ مَّاْكُوْلٍ like straw eaten up?

۝ Verse 5

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

So He rendered them like straw eaten up?



وَ لَاۤ اَنَا عَابِدٌ Nor shall I serve

مَّا عَبَدْتُّمْ that which ye serve,

۝ Verse 4

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Nor shall I serve that which ye serve,