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  Sura 84 of the Quran  
The Sundering

Arabic text · English translation

Classification Meccan
Other names Splitting Open, The Rending, The Rupture
Position Juzʼ 30
No. of verses 25
No. of words 108
No. of letters 436

Sūrat al-Inshiqāq (Arabic: سورة الانشقاق‎‎, “The Sundering”, “Splitting Open”) is the eighty-fourth sura of the Qur'an with 25 ayat. It mentions details of the Day of Judgement when everyone will be questioned about their deeds in this world.

According to hadith, it narrates that Muhammed had prostrated in its recitation.[1][2]


  1. ^ Muwatta Imam Malik, USC-MSA web (English) reference: Book 15, Hadith 12; Arabic reference: Book 15, Hadith 484
  2. ^ Grade: Sahih (Al-Albani); Reference: Sunan Abi Dawud 1408; in-book reference: Book 7, Hadith 8; English translation: Book 7, Hadith 1403

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