Surah / Chapter
(The Enshrouded One) -
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
Sahih InternationalO you who wraps himself [in clothing],
Sahih InternationalArise [to pray] the night, except for a little -
Sahih InternationalHalf of it - or subtract from it a little
Sahih InternationalOr add to it, and recite the Qur'an with measured recitation.
Sahih InternationalIndeed, We will cast upon you a heavy word.
Sahih InternationalIndeed, the hours of the night are more effective for concurrence [of heart and tongue] and more suitable for words.
Sahih InternationalIndeed, for you by day is prolonged occupation.
Sahih InternationalAnd remember the name of your Lord and devote yourself to Him with [complete] devotion.
Sahih International[He is] the Lord of the East and the West; there is no deity except Him, so take Him as Disposer of [your] affairs.
Sahih InternationalAnd be patient over what they say and avoid them with gracious avoidance.