2. Surah Al-Baqara – Verses 038 to 076

2 Surah Al-Baqara - Verses 038 to 076

Surah Al-Baqara – Verses 038 to 076 English Translation

ALLAH in the name of The Most Affectionate, the Merciful.

  1. We said, “you all get down from the paradise then if any guidance comes to you from Me, then who-so-ever followed My guidance, they have no fear nor any grieve.
  2. And those who disbelieve and shall belie My signs, they are the people of the hell, they have to live in it forever.
  3. O Children of Yaqoob recall My, that favor which I bestowed upon you and fulfill My covenant, I shall fulfill your covenant and dread Me alone.
  4. And believe in what I sent down confirming that which is with you and be not the first rejecter of it and accept not small price for My signs and dread Me alone.
  5. And confound not the truth with falsehood and conceal not the truth knowingly.
  6. And establish prayer and pay the Zakat (Poor due) and bow with those who bow.
  7. Do you order righteousness to mankind and forget yourselves whereas you read the Book? Then, have you no sense?
  8. And seek help in patience and prayer, and surely, the prayer is hard indeed save to those, who lean towards Me with their hearts.
  9. Who are sure that they have to meet their Lord and to return unto Him alone.
  10. O Children of Yaqoob recall My favor, which I bestowed upon you, and exalted you over the entire world in your time.
  11. And fear the day, when no soul shall be a substitute for another, and nor any Intercession be accepted for the infidels and nor his soul be freed for any compensations and nor shall they be helped.
  12. And recall when We delivered you from the Pharaoh’s people that afflicted you with grievous torment, slaughtering your sons and keeping your daughters alive and in this, there was a great trial or great reward from your Lord.
  13. And when We divided the river for you then saved you and drowned pharaohs’ people before your eyes.
  14. And We made a promise of forty night’ with Moses, then after him, you began worshipping a calf and you were unjust.
  15. Then We pardoned you after that, so that you might be grateful.
  16. And when We gave the Book to Moses and Criterion to judge between right and wrong, so that you might be on right path.
  17. And when Moses said to his people, “O my people, you have do” injustice to your souls by taking the Calf, turn therefore towards your Creator then kill amongst your selves each other. That is better for you with your Creator, so He accepted your penitence. Surely, He is alone the most Relenting, Merciful.
  18. And when you said, “O Moses, we shall never believe you, until we see Allah manifestly, then the thunder bolt overtook you, while you were looking.
  19. Then We made you alive after your death, so that you might be grateful.
  20. And We made cloud your shade and sent down on you Manna and Salwa, eat of Our good things, provided by Us, and they did no harm to Us, yes they had harmed their own souls.
  21. And when We said, “Go into this town, then eat freely there from wherever you will, and enter the gate prostrating and say, ‘forgive our sins’, We shall forgive your sins end it is possible that more be given to the right doers.
  22. Then the unjust changed the words beside that which had been told, so We sent down upon them a scourge from heaven, in lieu of their disobedience.
  23. And when Moses asked water for his people, then We said, “Strike this rock with your staff,” atone, there gushed forth twelve springs therefrom. Each group knew its drinking place. Eat and drink of what Allah has provided and do not wander in the earth raising mischief.
  24. And when you said, “O Moses, we will not remain content with one food, pray then to your Lord, that He bring forth for us of what the earth grows, some vegetables and cucumbers and wheat and lentils and onions,” said, “Do you demand inferior thing in exchange of the superior?” Well get down in Egypt or in any city, there you shall get that which you demanded, and humiliation and poverty were stamped upon them and drew-in the wrath of Allah. This was in lieu of their refusal of the Signs of Allah and slaying the prophets unjustly. This was due to their disobedience and transgression.
  25. Surely, those who believe, and the Jews and the Christians and the Sabians, whoever have faith with true hearts in Allah and in the Last-day and do good deeds, their reward is with their Lord, and there shall he no fear for them nor any grief.
  26. And when We took a covenant from you and raised high above you the mount Toor, hold firmly to what We give you, and remember what is therein, in the hope that you may become God-fearing.
  27. Then you turned back thereafter, so if there had been no Grace of Allah and His mercy upon you, then you would have been among the losers.
  28. And, undoubtedly, you surely know, those among you who rebelled in the matter of Saturday (Sabbath). So We said to them, “Be Apes, despised.”
  29. Thus, We made this event of that town a warning to those of the present and to those after them and a lesson to the God-fearing.
  30. And when Moses said to his people, “Allah commands you to slaughter a cow”. They said, “you make us a laughingstock”. He said, “refuge of Allah, that I be among the ignorant”.
  31. They said, “pray to your Lord that He tell to us, what kind of the cow, is,” he said, “says He, she is a cow, neither old nor immature, but in between both”, so do what you are commanded.
  32. They said, “Pray to your Lord that He tell to us what her color is,” he said, ‘says He, she is a yellow cow, whose color is intensely deep, delightful to the beholders.
  33. They said, “Pray to Your Lord that He explain clearly to us, what kind of cow is that. Certainly, we have become dubious about cows, and if Allah wills, we shall get the guidance.
  34. (Moses) said, “Says He, that she is a cow, no service is taken from her nor she ploughs the earth, nor water the filth, unblemish in which there is no spot. They said, “now you brought the truth, then they slaughtered her and were not willing to slaughter.
  35. And when you shed blood, then began accusing for it each other and Allah was to disclose what you were hiding.
  36. Then We said, “strike with a part of that cow to the slain. Allah thus will give life to the dead and shows you His Signs, so that you may understand.
  37. Then, thereafter your hearts hardened, then they are like stones, but harder than these; and of stones there are some from which rivers gush forth and some are those which split, then water comes therefrom and there are some which fall down for fear of Allah, and Allah is not unmindful of your doings.
  38. Then O Muslims! Do you covet that the Jews would believe you? And one group of them was that which used to hear the words of Allah, then used to pervert it knowingly after having understood it.
  39. And when they meet Muslims, they say, ‘we accepted the faith’, and when they are alone among themselves, then they say, “Do you explain to Muslims that knowledge which Allah disclosed to you, that they thereby argue with you before your Lord. Have you no wisdom?

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