KANZUL IMAN ENGLISH TRANSLATION
AL BAQARAH (THE COW)
Madina, 40 sections, 286 verses.
Allah – beginning with the name of – the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
40: O Descendants of Israel (Jacob)! Remember My favour which I bestowed upon you, and fulfil your covenant towards Me, I shall fulfil My covenant towards you; and fear Me alone.
41: And accept faith in what I have sent down (the Qur’an), which confirms what is with you (the Torah / Bible), and do not be the first to disbelieve in it – and do not exchange My verses for an abject price – and fear Me alone.
42: And do not mix the truth with falsehood, nor purposely conceal the truth.
43: And keep the (obligatory) prayer established, and pay the charity, and bow your heads with those who bow (in prayer).
44: What! You enjoin righteousness upon people while you forget (to practise it) yourselves, whereas you read the Book? Do you not have sense?
45: And seek help in patience and prayer; and truly it is hard except for those who prostrate before Me with sincerity.
46: Who know that they have to meet their Lord, and that it is to Him they are to return.