31 verses • revealed at Medinan
»The surah that opens with a question posed to arrogant Man about his utter nothingness before God brought him into existence. It takes its name from the word “man” (al-insān) mentioned in verse 1. The surah speaks of how man is tested (verse 2 ff.) and what the results will be for the evildoers (verse 4) and for the righteous (verse 5 ff.). The Prophet is urged to persevere in his devotion and to bear with patience (verse 23 ff.).«
The surah is also known as: Every (Man).
بِسمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحمٰنِ الرَّحيمِ
马坚 (子实): 奉至仁至慈的真主之名