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Is there not a period of time when each human is nothing yet worth mentioning?1
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˹For˺ indeed, We ˹alone˺ created humans from a drop of mixed fluids,1 ˹in order˺ to test them, so We made them hear and see.
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We already showed them the Way, whether they ˹choose to˺ be grateful or ungrateful.
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Indeed, We have prepared for the disbelievers chains, shackles, and a blazing Fire.
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Indeed, the virtuous will have a drink ˹of pure wine˺—flavoured with camphor—
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˹from˺ a spring where Allah’s servants will drink, flowing at their will.
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They ˹are those who˺ fulfil ˹their˺ vows and fear a Day of sweeping horror,
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and give food—despite their desire for it—to the poor, the orphan, and the captive,
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˹saying to themselves,˺ “We feed you only for the sake of Allah, seeking neither reward nor thanks from you.
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We fear from our Lord a horribly distressful Day.”
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So Allah will deliver them from the horror of that Day, and grant them radiance and joy,
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and reward them for their perseverance with a Garden ˹in Paradise˺ and ˹garments of˺ silk.
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There they will be reclining on ˹canopied˺ couches, never seeing scorching heat or bitter cold.1
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The Garden’s shade will be right above them, and its fruit will be made very easy to reach.
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They will be waited on with silver vessels and cups of crystal—
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crystalline silver, filled precisely as desired.
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And they will be given a drink ˹of pure wine˺ flavoured with ginger
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from a spring there, called Salsabîl.
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They will be waited on by eternal youths. If you saw them, you would think they were scattered pearls.
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And if you looked around, you would see ˹indescribable˺ bliss and a vast kingdom.
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The virtuous will be ˹dressed˺ in garments of fine green silk and rich brocade, and adorned with bracelets of silver, and their Lord will give them a purifying drink.1
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˹And they will be told,˺ “All this is surely a reward for you. Your striving has been appreciated.”
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Indeed, it is We Who have revealed the Quran to you ˹O Prophet˺ in stages.
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So be patient with your Lord’s decree, and do not yield to any evildoer or ˹staunch˺ disbeliever from among them.
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˹Always˺ remember the Name of your Lord morning and evening,
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and prostrate before Him during part of the night,1 and glorify Him long at night.2 
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Surely those ˹pagans˺ love this fleeting world, ˹totally˺ neglecting a weighty Day ahead of them.
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It is We Who created them and perfected their ˹physical˺ form. But if We will, We can easily replace them with others.
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Surely this is a reminder. So let whoever wills take the ˹Right˺ Way to their Lord.
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But you cannot will ˹to do so˺ unless Allah wills. Indeed, Allah is All-Knowing, All-Wise.
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He admits whoever He wills into His mercy. As for the wrongdoers, He has prepared for them a painful punishment