Recitation of the Holy Scripture.
Glorify the name of your Lord, the Most High,
Who created, then proportioned
And who destined and then guided
So remind, if the reminder benefits.
He who fears will pay heed.
But the wretched one will avoid it
The one who will burn in the great Fire.
In which he will neither die nor live.
Certainly, he is successful who purifies himself,
And remembers the name of his Lord and prays
Nay! But you prefer the life of this world,
While the Hereafter is better and everlasting.
Indeed, this is in the former scriptures,
Scriptures of Abraham and Moses.
And with Him are the keys of the unseen, none knows them except Him. And He knows what is on the land and in the sea. And not a leaf falls but He knows it. And there is not a grain in the darkness of the earth and not anything moist or dry but is written in a Clear Record.
And it is He who takes you night and knows what you have committed by day. Then He revives you therein that a specified term may be fulfilled. Then to Him will be your return; then He will inform you about what you used to do.
And He is the Omnipotent over His servants, and He sends over you guardians until, when death comes to one of you, Our messengers take him, and they do not fail in their duties.
They than are returned to