Quran surah Taha 96 (QS 20: 96) in arabic and english translation

Alquran english Taha 96 (arabic: سورة طه) revealed Meccan surah Taha (Taha) arabic and english translation by
  1. Sahih International
  2. Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali and Muhammad Muhsin Khan
  3. Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall
  4. Abdullah Yusuf Ali
  5. Mohammad Habib Shakir
  6. Dr. Ghali
  7. Ali Unal
  8. Amatul Rahman Omar
  9. Literal
  10. Ahmed Ali
  11. A. J. Arberry
  12. Abdul Majid Daryabadi
  13. Maulana Mohammad Ali
  14. Muhammad Sarwar
  15. Hamid Abdul Aziz
  16. Faridul Haque
  17. Talal Itani
  18. Ahmed Raza Khan
  19. Wahiduddin Khan
  20. Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri
  21. Ali Quli Qarai
  22. Hasan al-Fatih Qaribullah and Ahmad Darwish
Taha is 20 surah (chapter) of the Quran, with 135 verses (ayat). this is QS 20:96 english translate.

Quran surah Taha 96 image and Transliteration

quran image Taha96 Qala basurtu bima lam yabsuroo bihi faqabadtu qabdatan min athari alrrasooli fanabathtuha wakathalika sawwalat lee nafsee  

Quran surah Taha 96 in arabic text

قَالَ بَصُرْتُ بِمَا لَمْ يَبْصُرُوا بِهِ فَقَبَضْتُ قَبْضَةً مِنْ أَثَرِ الرَّسُولِ فَنَبَذْتُهَا وَكَذَٰلِكَ سَوَّلَتْ لِي نَفْسِي

Quran surah Taha 96 in english translation

Sahih International

(20:96) He said, “I saw what they did not see, so I took a handful [of dust] from the track of the messenger and threw it, and thus did my soul entice me.”

Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din al-Hilali and Muhammad Muhsin Khan,

(20:96) (Samiri) said: “I saw what they saw not, so I took a handful (of dust) from the hoof print of the messenger [Jibrael’s (Gabriel) horse] and threw it [into the fire in which were put the ornaments of the Fir’aun’s (Pharaoh) people, or into the calf]. Thus my inner-self suggested to me.”

Mohammed Marmaduke William Pickthall

(20:96) He said: I perceived what they perceive not, so I seized a handful from the footsteps of the messenger, and then threw it in. Thus my soul commended to me.

Abdullah Yusuf Ali

(20:96) He replied: “I saw what they saw not: so I took a handful (of dust) from the footprint of the Messenger, and threw it (into the calf): thus did my soul suggest to me.”

Mohammad Habib Shakir

(20:96) He said: I saw (Jibreel) what they did not see, so I took a handful (of the dust) from the footsteps of the messenger, then I threw it in the casting; thus did my soul commend to me

Dr. Ghali

(20:96) Said he, “I beheld what they did not behold; so I grasped a handful (Literally: I grasped a grasp) (of dust) from the messenger’s track; then flung it off. Thus my self instigated (that) to me.”

Ali Unal

(20:96) He answered: “I have seen something which they were unable to see, and so I took a handful (of dust) from the trail of the messenger (the archangel Gabriel) and cast it into the molten ornaments: thus did my soul prompt me to act.”

Amatul Rahman Omar

(20:96) He said, `I perceived that which they did not perceive. (My perception and insight being stronger than theirs.) I had adopted only some of the traditions (and the teachings) of the Messenger (- Moses), but that (too) I cast away. That is what my mind made fair-seeming to me.´

Literal

(20:96) He said: “I saw with what they did not see/know with it, so I grasped/clutched a handful/grasp from the messenger`s trace/mark , so I discarded/rejected it, , and as/like that my self enticed/tempted for me.”

Ahmed Ali

(20:96) He said: “I saw what they did not see. I picked up a handful of dust from the messenger’s tracks and threw it in, for the idea seemed attractive to me.”

A. J. Arberry

(20:96) I beheld what they beheld not,’ he said, ‘and I seized a handful of dust from the messenger’s track, and cast it into the thing. So my soul prompted me.’

Abdul Majid Daryabadi

(20:96) He said: l saw that which they saw not; so I seized a handful from the footstep of the messenger, and then cast it; Thus my soul embellished the affair to me.

Maulana Mohammad Ali

(20:96)-

Muhammad Sarwar

(20:96) He replied, “I had the skill (of carving) which they did not have. I followed some of the Messengers’s (Moses) tradition, but I then ignored it. Thus, my soul prompted me (to carve a golden calf with an artificial hollow sound).

Hamid Abdul Aziz

(20:96) (Moses) said, “What was your design, O Samiri?”

Faridul Haque

(20:96) He said, “I witnessed what the people did not witness “ I therefore took a handful from the tracks * of the angel, then threw it ** – and this is what seemed pleasing to my soul.” (* The marks left behind by the mount of Angel Jibreel. ** Into the mouth of the calf.)

Talal Itani

(20:96) He said, “I saw what they did not see, so I grasped a handful from the Messenger’s traces, and I flung it away. Thus my soul prompted me.”

Ahmed Raza Khan

(20:96) He said, “I witnessed what the people did not witness – I therefore took a handful from the tracks* of the angel, then threw it** – and this is what seemed pleasing to my soul.” (* The marks left behind by the mount of Angel Jibreel. ** Into the mouth of the calf.)

Wahiduddin Khan

(20:96) He said, “I perceived what they did not see. So I took a handful [of dust] from the footprint of the Messenger and threw it in [the calf]. That is what my inner self prompted me to do.”

Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

(20:96) (Samiri) said: “I saw what they saw not, so I took a (Qabdah) handful (of dust) from the (hoof) print of the messenger and threw it. Thus my inner self suggested to me.”

Ali Quli Qarai

(20:96) He said, ‘I saw what they did not see. I took a handful [of dust] from the messenger’s trail and threw it. That is how my soul prompted me.’

Hasan al-Fatih Qaribullah and Ahmad Darwish

(20:96) He replied: ‘I saw what they did not see and seized a handful of dust from the foot print of the messenger and so I cast it this my soul prompted me to do’   That is translated surah Taha ayat 96 (QS 20: 96) in arabic and english text, may be useful. 

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