Search


[Moses] said, "That is what we were seeking." So they returned, following their footprints.

[18:64] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



And they found a servant from among Our servants to whom we had given mercy from us and had taught him from Us a [certain] knowledge.

[18:65] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



Moses said to him, "May I follow you on [the condition] that you teach me from what you have been taught of sound judgement?"

[18:66] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



He said, "Indeed, with me you will never be able to have patience.

[18:67] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



And how can you have patience for what you do not encompass in knowledge?"

[18:68] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Moses] said, "You will find me, if Allah wills, patient, and I will not disobey you in [any] order."

[18:69] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



He said, "Then if you follow me, do not ask me about anything until I make to you about it mention."

[18:70] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



So they set out, until when they had embarked on the ship, al-Khidh r tore it open. [Moses] said, "Have you torn it open to drown its people? You have certainly done a grave thing."

[18:71] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Al-Khidh r] said, "Did I not say that with me you would never be able to have patience?"

[18:72] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Moses] said, "Do not blame me for what I forgot and do not cover me in my matter with difficulty."

[18:73] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



So they set out, until when they met a boy, al-Khidh r killed him. [Moses] said, "Have you killed a pure soul for other than [having killed] a soul? You have certainly done a deplorable thing."

[18:74] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Al-Khidh r] said, "Did I not tell you that with me you would never be able to have patience?"

[18:75] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Moses] said, "If I should ask you about anything after this, then do not keep me as a companion. You have obtained from me an excuse."

[18:76] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



So they set out, until when they came to the people of a town, they asked its people for food, but they refused to offer them hospitality. And they found therein a wall about to collapse, so al-Khidh r restored it. [Moses] said, "If you wished, you could have taken for it a payment."

[18:77] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



[Al-Khidh r] said, "This is parting between me and you. I will inform you of the interpretation of that about which you could not have patience.

[18:78] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International



As for the ship, it belonged to poor people working at sea. So I intended to cause defect in it as there was after them a king who seized every [good] ship by force.

[18:79] Al-Kahf (The Cave)

Sahih International