and Allah said "And proclaim the pilgramage among men; they will come to thee on foot and on every kind of camel. Lean on account of Journeys through deep and distant mountain highways" Surah 22 ~ Al Hajj Part 27

naas - mankind

Revealed in Makkah


Bismillah arak maan nira heem, Alhamdhulillahi Rabil Alamin; arak maan nira heem.

Qul adhu bi Rabi Naas

Malikin Naas

Illahin Naas

Min Sharil was wasil khaan Naas

Ala dhiyu waas wisu fee sidu reen Naas

Minal jaanati waan Naas


In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

I seek refuge in the Lord of Mankind

The God of Mankind,

from the evil of the sneaking whisperer

who whispers in the heart of mankind

of the jinn and mankind


This early Makkan Surah is the pendant of Surah Al-Falaq and concludes the Holy Qur'an with an appeal to us to put our trust in Allah as our shield and protector, rather than mankind. It specially warns us of the evil whisperer with in our hearts.