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We created you, then We shaped you and then We said to the angels, "Prostrate yourselves before Adam," and they all prostrated themselves, except Satan. He was not among those who prostrated themselves. (11) [Allah] said, "What prevented you from prostrating when I commanded you?" [Satan] said, "I am better than him. You created me from fire and created him from clay." (12) The Lord ordered Satan to get out (of Paradise) saying, "This is no place for you to be proud. Get out of this place, for you are worthless". (13) Said [Iblis]: "Grant me a respite till the Day when all shall be raised from the dead." (14) [And God] replied: "Verily, thou shalt be among those who are granted a respite." (15) Said he, 'Now, for Thy perverting me, I shall surely sit in ambush for them on Thy straight path; (16) Then I shall come upon them from before them and from behind them and from their right hands and from their left hands, and Thou wilt not find most of them beholden (unto Thee). (17) He said, “Exit from here, rejected, outcast; indeed whoever among them follows your bidding, I will fill hell with all of you.” (18) And [as for thee,] O Adam, dwell thou and thy wife in this garden, and eat, both of you, whatever you may wish; but do not approach this one tree, lest you become evildoers!" (19) But satan whispered to them, so that he might reveal to them their shameful parts which had been hidden from them, he said: 'Your Lord has prohibited you from this tree lest you both become angels or become among the immortal' (20) And he swore unto them (saying): Lo! I am a sincere adviser unto you. (21) and thus he led them on with deluding thoughts. But as soon as the two had tasted [the fruit] of the tree, they became conscious of their nakedness; and they began to cover themselves with pieced-together leaves from the garden. And their Sustainer called (22) They said: Our Lord! We have been unjust to ourselves, and if Thou forgive us not, and have (not) mercy on us, we shall certainly be of the losers. (23) Said He: "Down with you, [and be henceforth] enemies unto one another, having on earth your abode and livelihood for a while: (24) Said He, 'Therein you shall live, and therein you shall die, and from there you shall be brought forth.' (25)
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