Chapter 106: Surah Al-Quraish (The Quraish)



لِاِيْلٰفِ For the protection

قُرَيْشٍۙ of the Quraish

۝ Verse 1

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

For the protection of the Quraish—



اٖلٰفِهِمْ Their protection during

رِحْلَةَ الشِّتَآءِ their journey in the winter

وَ الصَّيْفِۚ and the summer.

۝ Verse 2

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Their protection during their journey in the winter and the summer.



فَلْيَعْبُدُوْا So let them serve

رَبَّ هٰذَا الْبَيْتِۙ the Lord of this House,

۝ Verse 3

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

So let them serve the Lord of this House,



الَّذِيْۤ اَطْعَمَهُمْ Who feeds them

مِّنْ جُوْعٍ١ۙ against hunger,

وَّ اٰمَنَهُمْ and gives them security

مِّنْ خَوْفٍ against fear.

۝ Verse 4

English Translation by Maulana Muhammad Ali

Who feeds them against hunger, and gives them security against fear.



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,