Al-Quran Surah 96. Al-Alaq, Ayah 9

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أَرَأَيْتَ الَّذِي يَنْهَىٰ


Asad : HAST THOU ever considered him who tries to prevent
Khattab :

Have you seen the man who prevents

Malik : Have you seen the one (Abu Jahl) who forbids
Pickthall : Hast thou seen him who dissuadeth
Yusuf Ali : Seest thou one who forbids. 6210
Transliteration : Araayta allathee yanha
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Yusuf Ali   
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Yusuf Ali 6210 The words, may be applied generally to perverse humanity, which seeks not only to rebel against Allah's Law, but also to prevent others from following it. There may however be a reference here to Abu Jahl, an inveterate enemy of Islam, who used in its early days to insult and persecute the holy Prophet and those who followed his teaching. He used, in particular, to use shameful methods to prevent the Prophet from going to the Ka'ba for devotions, and forbid any who came under his influence, from offering prayers or performing devotions. He was arrogant and purse-proud and met his end in the battle of Badr.

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