indeed knew not the way of trading.17.Their example is like the one who kindled a fire, so when it lit up all around him, Allah took away their light andleft them in darkness where nothing is seen.18.Deaf, Dumb, blind, so they are not to return.19.Or like a rain pouring from the sky. Wherein is darkness and thunder and lightning, they thrust fingers in theirears because of the thunderclaps for fear of death and Allah has encompassed the disbeliveers.20.It so "seems that the lightning, would snatch away the, sights whenever there is some flashing they walk therein and when it is dark, they stand still, and if Allah willed He would have taken away their ears and sights,surely Allah can do everything.21.O Mankind! Worship your Lord Who has created you and those before you, haply you may become pious.22.And Who made the earth a bed for you, and the sky a structure and caused water to come down from heavenhence brought forth therewith some fruits for your food, therefore do not set up equals for Allah knowingly.23.And if you are in some doubt, concerning what We sent down upon Our special devotee, then bring onechapter like it, and call upon all your helpers beside Allah, if you are truthful.24.Then if you cannot bring and We declare that you can never bring, hence dread the fire whose fuel is men andstones, is prepared for the disbeliveers.25.And give glad tidings to those who accepted faith and did good deeds, that for them there are gardens underwhich flow streams. Whenever they would be provided with a fruit to eat, they would say seeing its shape thisis the same substance which we got before and that was given to them resembling in shape, and for themthere are pure mates and therein they will abide for ever.26.Surely, Allah not ashamed of describing any thing for illustration, be it a gnat or above it, hence those whoaccepted faith, they know that it is the truth from their Lord, and those who are disbeliveers they say, "Whatdoes Allah mean by such a similitude". Allah sends astray many by it and guides many and Bends astray thoseby it who are disobedient27.Those who break the covenant of Allah after its confirmation and sever that which Allah ordered to join andspread disorder in the earth, they are the only losers.28.How you will disbelieve in Allah, whereas, you were dead, He gave you life, then will cause you to die thenagain will give you life, then towards Him you will return.29.He it is Who created for you all that is in the earth, then turned toward the heaven, then formed sevenheavens correctly and He knows all and every thing.30.And recall when your Lord said to the Angels, I am about to place a vice-generate in the earth, they said, "will You place such who will spread disorder and shed blood'? And We praise You commending You and sanctify You; He told, 'I know what you know not'.31.And Allah the Exalted taught the names of all things to Adam. Then presenting all shines before the Angelssaid, "Tell the names of these, if you are truthful."32.They said 'Sanctity to You", We know nothing, but what You Taught us, no doubt, You alone are the Knowerand the Wise.33.He "said, "O Adam tell them the names of all shines, when Adam had informed them of the names of all, Hetold, had I not told you that I know all the hidden things of the beavers and earth, and I know whatever youdisclose and whatever you hide.34.And recall, when We ordered the angels to prostrate before Adam, then all prostrated save Iblis. He refused,boasted, and became disbeliever.35.And We said, "O Adam dwell you and your wife in this (paradise) and eat freely thereof where you will but donot approach this tree lest you become of the transgressors.36.Then Satan made them slip and got them out from the place where they lived, and We said, "get down, one of you is the enemy of the other and you have to stay in the earth and to make use of it for a time.37.Then Adam learnt certain words from his Lord so Allah accepted his penitence. Surely, He is the alone mostRelenting, Merciful.38.We said, "you all get down from the paradise then if any guidance comes to you from Me, then who-so-everfollowed My guidance, they have no fear nor any grieve.39.And those who disbelieve and shall belie My signs, they are the people of the hell, they have to live in itforever.40.O Children of Yaqoob recall My, that favor which I bestowed upon you and fulfill My covenant, I shall fulfill yourcovenant and dread Me alone.41.And believe in what I sent down confirming that which is with you and be not the first rejecter of it and acceptnot small price for My signs and dread Me alone.42.And confound not the truth with falsehood and conceal not the truth knowingly.