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  • Surah Al Baqarah (The Cow) Ayat 170


  • وَإِذَا
  • قِيلَ
  • لَهُمُ
  • ٱتَّبِعُوا۟
  • مَآ
  • أَنزَلَ
  • ٱللَّهُ
  • قَالُوا۟
  • بَلْ
  • نَتَّبِعُ
  • مَآ
  • أَلْفَيْنَا
  • عَلَيْهِ
  • ءَابَآءَنَآ
  • ۗ
  • أَوَلَوْ
  • كَانَ
  • ءَابَآؤُهُمْ
  • لَا
  • يَعْقِلُونَ
  • شَيْـًٔا
  • وَلَا
  • يَهْتَدُونَ
  • Muhammad Habib Shakir: And when it is said to them, Follow what Allah has revealed, they say: Nay! we follow what we found our fathers upon. What! and though their fathers had no sense at all, nor did they follow the right way.
  • Abdullah Yusuf Ali: When it is said to them: "Follow what Allah hath revealed:" They say: "Nay! we shall follow the ways of our fathers." What! even though their fathers Were void of wisdom and guidance?
  • M.Pickthall: And when it is said unto them: Follow that which Allah hath revealed, they say: We follow that wherein we found our fathers. What! Even though their fathers were wholly unintelligent and had no guidance?
  • Amatul Rahmân Omer: And when it is said to them (- the disbelievers), `Follow what Allâh has revealed.´ They say, `We would rather follow such things as we found our forefathers (doing and believing).´ (Would they do so) even though their forefathers could not refrain (from evil), nor they could achieve their goal.
  • Maulana Mohammad Ali: And when it is said to them, "Follow what Allah has revealed," they say: "Nay, we follow that wherein we found our fathers. What! Even though their fathers had no sense at all, nor did they follow the right way."