Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

By the stars when they fade away!

     

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Your fellow man is neither misguided nor astray.

    

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Nor does he speak of his own whims.

     

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

It is only a revelation sent down ˹to him˺.

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

He has been taught by one ˹angel˺ of mighty power

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

and great perfection, who once rose to ˹his˺ true form

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

while on the highest point above the horizon,

   

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

then he approached ˹the Prophet˺, coming so close

     

Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

that he was only two arms-lengths away or even less.

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Dr. Mustafa Khattab, The Clear Quran

Then Allah revealed to His servant what He revealed ˹through Gabriel˺.