The Cow
Surah
Al-Baqarah
02
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Alif-Lãm-Mĩm.1

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Alif, Lām, Meem.1

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This is the Book! There is no doubt about it1—a guide for those mindful ˹of Allah˺,2

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

This is the Book about which there is no doubt, a guidance for those conscious of Allah1 -

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who believe in the unseen,1 establish prayer, and donate from what We have provided for them,

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Who believe in the unseen, establish prayer,1 and spend out of what We2 have provided for them,

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and who believe in what has been revealed to you ˹O Prophet˺1 and what was revealed before you, and have sure faith in the Hereafter.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And who believe in what has been revealed to you, [O Muḥammad], and what was revealed before you, and of the Hereafter they are certain [in faith].

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It is they who are ˹truly˺ guided by their Lord, and it is they who will be successful.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Those are upon [right] guidance from their Lord, and it is those who are the successful.

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As for those who persist in disbelief, it is the same whether you warn them or not—they will never believe.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Indeed, those who disbelieve1 - it is all the same for them whether you warn them or do not warn them - they will not believe.

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Allah has sealed their hearts and their hearing, and their sight is covered. They will suffer a tremendous punishment.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

Allah has set a seal upon their hearts and upon their hearing, and over their vision is a veil.1 And for them is a great punishment.

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And there are some who say, “We believe in Allah and the Last Day,” yet they are not ˹true˺ believers.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

And of the people are some who say, "We believe in Allah and the Last Day," but they are not believers.

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They seek to deceive Allah and the believers, yet they only deceive themselves, but they fail to perceive it.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

They [think to] deceive Allah and those who believe, but they deceive not except themselves and perceive [it] not.

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There is sickness in their hearts, and Allah ˹only˺ lets their sickness increase. They will suffer a painful punishment for their lies.

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran

In their hearts is disease, so Allah has increased their disease;1 and for them is a painful punishment because they [habitually] used to lie.

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