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سورة الغاشية

88. Al-Ghashiya

The Overwhelming


Total verses: 26
Revealed in: Mecca

Translations:
- Saheeh International (English)
- Mawlana Fateh Muhammad Jalandhari (Urdu)


The surah that opens with the edifying question regarding human awareness of the coming of a sure cataclysmic event it calls The Enveloper. It takes its name from "the enveloper" (al-ghāshiyah) mentioned in verse 1. The surah serves to warn the disbelievers, encourage the Prophet Muḥammad and the believers, and absolve him of responsibility for the disbelievers.
The surah is also known as: The Overpowering, The Overwhelmer, The Overwhelming, The Overwhelming Event, The Pall, The Whelming.


Reciters:
- Mishary bin Rashid Al-Afasy (Arabic)
- Ibrahim Walk (English)
- Shamshad Ali Khan (Urdu)
Arabic only:

With English translation:

With Urdu translation:


Tafsir (Bayanul Quran):
Detailed verse by verse explanation of Quran in Urdu by Late Dr. Israr Ahmad.
AL-GHASHIAH


هَلْ أَتَاكَ حَدِيثُ الْغَاشِيَةِ ﴿١﴾
١ - بھلا تم کو ڈھانپ لینے والی (یعنی قیامت کا) حال معلوم ہوا ہے .
[88:1] Has there reached you the report of the Overwhelming [event]?
[Transliteration] Hal ataaka hadeesul ghaashiyah
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