Surah At Tariq In English, Arabic & Latin

Surat Ath-Thaariq ("The Piercing Star" ("The Nightcomer"), literally "The Knocker" is the eighty-sixth sura of the Qur'an with 17 ayat.

Surah At Tariq (The Nightly Visitor)


In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Merciful.
  1. By the sky and at-Tariq.
  2. But what will let you know what at-Tariq is?
  3. The Piercing Star.
  4. There is no soul without a Protector over it.
  5. Let man consider what he was created from.
  6. He was created from gushing liquid.
  7. Issuing from between the backbone and the breastbones.
  8. He is certainly able to return him.
  9. On the Day when the secrets are disclosed.
  10. He will have no strength, and no supporter.
  11. By the sky that returns.
  12. And the earth that cracks open.
  13. It is a Decisive Word.
  14. It is no joke.
  15. They plot and scheme.
  16. But I plot and scheme.
  17. Therefore, give the blasphemers respite, a brief respite.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
Latin Arabic No
Wassamaa-i wath-thaariq(i) وَالسَّمَاءِ وَالطَّارِقِ 1
Wamaa adraaka maath-thaariq(u) وَمَا أَدْرَاكَ مَا الطَّارِقُ 2
Annajmuts-tsaaqib(u) النَّجْمُ الثَّاقِبُ 3
In kullu nafsin lammaa 'alaihaa haafizhun إِنْ كُلُّ نَفْسٍ لَمَّا عَلَيْهَا حَافِظٌ 4
Falyanzhuri-insaanu mimma khuliq(a) فَلْيَنْظُرِ الإنْسَانُ مِمَّ خُلِقَ 5
Khuliqa min maa-in daafiqin خُلِقَ مِنْ مَاءٍ دَافِقٍ 6
Yakhruju min bainish-shulbi wattaraa-ib(i) يَخْرُجُ مِنْ بَيْنِ الصُّلْبِ وَالتَّرَائِبِ 7
Innahu 'ala raj'ihi laqaadirun إِنَّهُ عَلَى رَجْعِهِ لَقَادِرٌ 8
Yauma tublassaraa-ir(u) يَوْمَ تُبْلَى السَّرَائِرُ 9
Famaa lahu min quu-watin walaa naashirin فَمَا لَهُ مِنْ قُوَّةٍ وَلا نَاصِرٍ 10
Wassamaa-i dzaatirraj'(i) وَالسَّمَاءِ ذَاتِ الرَّجْعِ 11
Wal ardhi dzaatish-shad'(i) وَالأرْضِ ذَاتِ الصَّدْعِ 12
Innahu laqaulun fashlun إِنَّهُ لَقَوْلٌ فَصْلٌ 13
Wamaa huwa bil hazl(i) وَمَا هُوَ بِالْهَزْلِ 14
Innahum yakiiduuna kaidan إِنَّهُمْ يَكِيدُونَ كَيْدًا 15
Wa-akiidu kaidan وَأَكِيدُ كَيْدًا 16
Famahhilil kaafiriina amhilhum ruwaidan فَمَهِّلِ الْكَافِرِينَ أَمْهِلْهُمْ رُوَيْدًا 17
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