Surah Al-Humazah The Scorner Tafsir

Surah Al-Humazah The Scorner Tafsir

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful

Woe to every scorner and mocker

Woe and destruction to those who backbite, scorn and mock the believers, looking for their faults.

Who collects wealth and counts it

Such a person gathers wealth and lets it divert them from Allah’s worship.

He thinks that his wealth will make him immortal

Thinking that wealth is something which will save a person from death.

No! He will surely be thrown into the Crusher

No, wealth will not save them from death. Rather, they will be thrown into the Fire.

And what can make you know what is the Crusher?

What will give you certain knowledge about the Hellfire which crushes all who enter into it?

It is the fire of Allah, fueled

It is the fire which Allah has ignited and fuelled for all those who earn it.

Which mounts directed at the hearts

Due to its intensity and heat, the Fire will penetrate all the way to their hearts.

Indeed, Hellfire will be closed down upon them

The Fire will surround them from all sides so that there is no escape.

In extended columns

There are columns which bar the gates of the Fire.

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