Verse. 2914

٢٥ - ٱلْفُرْقَان

25 - Al-Furqan

الَّذِيْ خَلَقَ السَّمٰوٰتِ وَالْاَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَہُمَا فِيْ سِـتَّۃِ اَيَّامٍ ثُمَّ اسْتَوٰي عَلَي الْعَرْشِ۝۰ۚۛ اَلرَّحْمٰنُ فَسْـَٔــلْ بِہٖ خَبِيْرًا۝۵۹
Allathee khalaqa alssamawati waalarda wama baynahuma fee sittati ayyamin thumma istawa AAala alAAarshi alrrahmanu faisal bihi khabeeran


Ahmed Ali

He created the heavens and the earth and all that lies between them in six spans then assumed His authority. He is the benevolent: Ask those who are well-informed.



'Abdullāh Ibn 'Abbās / Muḥammad al-Fīrūzabādī

تفسير : (who created the heavens and the earth and all that is between them) of created beings and marvels (in six days) of the beginning of creation, the length of each day was 1,000 years of the days that you count presently; the first day was sunday and the last day friday, (then he mounted the throne. the beneficent! ask any one informed concerning him) ask those who possess knowledge about allah, and they will inform you!

Jalāl al-Dīn al-Maḥallī

تفسير : he it is, who created the heavens and the earth and all that is between them in six days, of the [length of the] days of this world, since there was no sun at that point — had he willed he could have created them in an instant, but his not having done so is because he will to teach his creatures to be circumspect — then presided upon the throne (al-‘arsh in the [classical] language is the seat on which a king sits) the compassionate one (al-rahmānu substitutes for the subject of [the verb] istawā, ‘presided’) a presiding befitting of him; so ask, o man, about him, about the compassionate one, anyone who is well aware, to inform you about his attributes!