سورة الشرح / Ash-Sharh
Have We not expanded thee thy breast?-
1. بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ أَلَمْ نَشْرَحْ لَكَ صَدْرَكَ
And removed from thee thy burden
2. وَوَضَعْنَا عَنكَ وِزْرَكَ
The which did gall thy back?-
3. الَّذِي أَنقَضَ ظَهْرَكَ
And raised high the esteem (in which) thou (art held)?
4. وَرَفَعْنَا لَكَ ذِكْرَكَ
So, verily, with every difficulty, there is relief:
5. فَإِنَّ مَعَ الْعُسْرِ يُسْرًا
Verily, with every difficulty there is relief.
6. إِنَّ مَعَ الْعُسْرِ يُسْرًا
Therefore, when thou art free (from thine immediate task), still labour hard,
7. فَإِذَا فَرَغْتَ فَانصَبْ
And to thy Lord turn (all) thy attention.
8. وَإِلَى رَبِّكَ فَارْغَب