In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.
Nay! I swear by this city.
[90.2] And you shall be made free from obligation
in this city--
[90.3] And the begetter and whom he begot.
Certainly We have created man to be in distress.
[90.5] Does he think
that no one has power over him?
[90.6] He shall say: I have wasted
[90.7] Does he think that no one sees him?
Have We not given him two eyes,
[90.9] And a tongue and two lips,
[90.10] And pointed out to him the two conspicuous ways?
But he would not attempt the uphill road,
[90.12] And what will make
you comprehend what the uphill road is?
[90.13] (It is) the setting
free of a slave,
[90.14] Or the giving of food in a day of hunger
[90.15] To an orphan, having relationship,
[90.16] Or to the
poor man lying in the dust.
[90.17] Then he is of those who believe
and charge one another to show patience, and charge one another to show compassion.
[90.18] These are the people of the right hand.
(as for) those who disbelieve in our communications, they are the people of the
[90.20] On them is fire closed over.