Surah Elephant was revealed during the Meccan period and has 5 verses. Surah got this name because it talks about the destruction of Ebrehe, who came to take and destroy the Kaaba with his army reinforced with elephants.
Surah Elephant is the 19th sura in the order of 105th inzal (descension) in the Quran. Surah Kafirunafter, Falaq SurahIt was revealed in Mecca before . It is about the attack of Ebrehe, the governor of Yemen, who has an elephant army, to Mecca with elephants who want to destroy the Kaaba, and their extinction as a result.
Turkish Writing and Pronunciation of Surah Elephant
Elemtera keyfe fe’ale Rabbuke bi-ashâbi’l-fil. Elem yec’al keydehum fî tadlîl. And ersele ‘aleyhim tayran ebâbîl. Termîhim bi-hicaratin min siccil. Fece’alehum ke’asfin me’kul.
Surah Elephant Turkish Translation
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious and Merciful.
Meaning: In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious and Merciful. “Have you not seen what your Lord did to the elephant owners (companions)? Did he not fail their evil plans? He sent ababil birds (swarms) against them. Those birds were throwing stones made of baked clay at them. In the end, God would have them eaten and turned into trampled crops.
The Virtues of Surah Elephant
Hz. Our Prophet (saas) said, “Whoever recites Surah Elephant, Allah will protect that person’s life from the change of his enemies (his morals and appearance).”
According to rumors, a person who reads Surah Elephant 3, 5, 7 times against his enemies (relatives) defeats his enemies by defeating them. or if this surah is recited 250 times between the evening prayer and the night prayer, it will drive away its enemies.
It is also said that a person who reads this surah 1000 times between the evening prayer and night prayer, all his wishes will come true and whatever he wants (desire) will be achieved.
If the Surah Elephant is recited during the war, it means victory over the enemy and victory.
If this surah is recited on the way to an oppressor, he will be sure of the enmity and evil of the oppressor.
This short surah is one of the suras that must be memorized. For who is against the oppressor, against the enemy? casing If he wants to be known, what he will do is memorize this surah.
Memorizing strengthens memory. Especially memorizing such blessed words, which are the words of Allah, will add a lot to us both materially and spiritually. Trust God, my vessel…