Verse 79:11

ءَاِذَا كُنَّا عِظَامًا نَّخِرَةً ؕ‏

Even after we have become crumbling bones?' [These two verses can also be understood pertaining to this life. Former state and crumbling bones: As they were before getting rich on others' labor]

Verse 79:12

قَالُوۡا تِلۡكَ اِذًا كَرَّةٌ خَاسِرَةٌ​ ۘ‏

And they add, 'In that case, then, it would be a great loss of investment!'

Verse 79:13

فَاِنَّمَا هِىَ زَجۡرَةٌ وَّاحِدَةٌ ۙ‏

But finally, it is a single swift call.

Verse 79:14

فَاِذَا هُمۡ بِالسَّاهِرَةِ ؕ‏

And they will be fully awakened to the truth.

Verse 79:15

هَلۡ اَتٰٮكَ حَدِيۡثُ مُوۡسٰى​ۘ‏

Has the story of Moses reached you? [Such a Revolution occurred in his times. 20:9-98]

Verse 79:16

اِذۡ نَادٰٮهُ رَبُّهٗ بِالۡوَادِ الۡمُقَدَّسِ طُوًى​ۚ‏

When his Lord called him in the Sacred Valley of revelation. [18:60-64, 20:12]

Verse 79:17

اِذۡهَبۡ اِلٰى فِرۡعَوۡنَ اِنَّهٗ طَغٰى ۖ‏

Go to Pharaoh. He has transgressed all bounds.

Verse 79:18

فَقُلۡ هَلۡ لَّكَ اِلٰٓى اَنۡ تَزَكّٰى ۙ‏

And ask him, 'Are you willing to reform?' [Zaku = Grow in goodness = Develop the 'self' = Get rid of evil behavior = Attain purity = Improve in conduct = Prime the 'self' for actualization]

Verse 79:19

وَاَهۡدِيَكَ اِلٰى رَبِّكَ فَتَخۡشٰى​ۚ‏

Then I will guide you to your Lord so that you will have some idea of His awesome glory.'

Verse 79:20

فَاَرٰٮهُ الۡاٰيَةَ الۡكُبۡرٰى ۖ‏

And then he presented to him the tremendous evidence of the truth. [20:23]

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