ُسا ََأ َ ٌَِ ٌءَْ َِا ََََْز نِإ َُْر اُا
O mankind! Have
of your Lord! Verily, theearthquake of the Hour is a terrible thing.
Allah commands His servants to have
of Him, He informs them of the terrors of the Day of Resurrection which will come to them with itsearthquakes and other horrors, as He says:
ََاَِْز ُضْرا َُِِْز اَذِإ
ََََْأ ُضْرَا َََِْأَو
When the earth is shaken with its (final)earthquake. And when the earth throws out itsburdens.
ًةََِو ًآَد َآَُ ُلَِْاَو ُضْرا ََُِِو
َُِاَْا َََِو ٍَََِْ
And the earth and the mountains shall beremoved from their places, and crushed with asingle crushing. Then on that Day shall the(Great) Event befall.
ًَّر ُضْرا ُِر اَذِإ
ًَّ ُلَِْا َُِو
When the earth will be shaken with a terribleshake. And the mountains will be powdered todust.
It was said that this earthquake will come at the end of the life span of this world, at the outset of the Hour.Ibn Jarir recorded that Alqamah commented on Allah'ssaying,
ٌَِ ٌءَْ َِا ََََْز نِإ
(Verily, the earthquake of the Hour (of Judgement) is a terrible thing).