The Overthrowing
Surah
At-Takwir
81
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When the sun is put out,

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When the sun is wrapped up [in darkness]

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and when the stars fall down,

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And when the stars fall, dispersing,

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and when the mountains are blown away,

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And when the mountains are removed

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and when pregnant camels are left untended,1

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And when full-term she-camels1 are neglected

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and when wild beasts are gathered together,1

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And when the wild beasts are gathered

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and when the seas are set on fire,1

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And when the seas are filled with flame1

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and when the souls ˹and their bodies˺ are paired ˹once more˺,

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And when the souls are paired1

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and when baby girls, buried alive, are asked

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And when the girl [who was] buried alive is asked

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for what crime they were put to death,1

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For what sin she was killed

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and when the records ˹of deeds˺ are laid open,

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And when the pages1 are spread [i.e., made public]

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