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90:1 - Nay, I swear by this city -

90:2 - And thou art an indweller of this city -

90:3 - And the begetter and that which he begat,

90:4 - We verily have created man in an atmosphere:

90:5 - Thinketh he that none hath power over him?

90:6 - And he saith: I have destroyed vast wealth:

90:7 - Thinketh he that none beholdeth him?

90:8 - Did We not assign unto him two eyes

90:9 - And a tongue and two lips,

90:10 - And guide him to the parting of the mountain ways?

90:11 - But he hath not attempted the Ascent -

90:12 - Ah, what will convey unto thee what the Ascent is! -

90:13 - (It is) to free a slave,

90:14 - And to feed in the day of hunger.

90:15 - An orphan near of kin,

90:16 - Or some poor wretch in misery,

90:17 - And to be of those who believe and exhort one another to perseverance and exhort one another to pity.

90:18 - Their place will be on the right hand.

90:19 - But those who disbelieve Our revelations, their place will be on the left hand.

90:20 - Fire will be an awning over them.