إِذَا السَّمَاءُ انْشَقَّتْ 1
Dr. Mustafa Khattab When the sky bursts open,

وَأَذِنَتْ لِرَبِّهَا وَحُقَّتْ 2
Dr. Mustafa Khattab obeying its Lord as it must,

وَإِذَا الْأَرْضُ مُدَّتْ 3
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and when the earth is flattened out,

وَأَلْقَتْ مَا فِيهَا وَتَخَلَّتْ 4
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and ejects ˹all˺ its contents1 and becomes empty,

وَأَذِنَتْ لِرَبِّهَا وَحُقَّتْ 5
Dr. Mustafa Khattab obeying its Lord as it must, ˹surely you will all be judged˺.

يَا أَيُّهَا الْإِنْسَانُ إِنَّكَ كَادِحٌ إِلَىٰ رَبِّكَ كَدْحًا فَمُلَاقِيهِ 6
Dr. Mustafa Khattab O humanity! Indeed, you are labouring restlessly towards your Lord, and will ˹eventually˺ meet the consequences.

فَأَمَّا مَنْ أُوتِيَ كِتَابَهُ بِيَمِينِهِ 7
Dr. Mustafa Khattab As for those who are given their record in their right hand,

فَسَوْفَ يُحَاسَبُ حِسَابًا يَسِيرًا 8
Dr. Mustafa Khattab they will have an easy reckoning,

وَيَنْقَلِبُ إِلَىٰ أَهْلِهِ مَسْرُورًا 9
Dr. Mustafa Khattab and will return to their people joyfully.

وَأَمَّا مَنْ أُوتِيَ كِتَابَهُ وَرَاءَ ظَهْرِهِ 10
Dr. Mustafa Khattab And as for those who are given their record ˹in their left hand˺ from behind their backs,

فَسَوْفَ يَدْعُو ثُبُورًا 11
Dr. Mustafa Khattab they will cry for ˹instant˺ destruction,