69. "Throw that which is in thy right hand: Quickly will it swallow up that which they
have faked what they have faked is but a magician's trick: and the magician thrives not,
(no matter) where he goes."
70. Faolqiya a
ssaharatu sujjadan qaloo amanna birabbi haroona wamoosa
70. So the magicians were thrown down to prostration: they said, "We believe in the Lord
of Aaron and Moses".
71. Qala amantum lahu qabla an athana lakum innahu lakabeerukumu allathee
ssihra falaoqattiAAanna aydiyakum waarjulakum min khilafin
walaosallibannakum fee juthooAAi a
nnakhli walataAAlamunna ayyuna ashaddu
71. (Pharaoh) said: "Believe ye in Him before I give you permission? Surely this must be
your leader, who has taught you magic! be sure I will cut off your hands and feet on
opposite sides, and I will have you crucified on trunks of palm-trees: so shall ye know for
certain, which of us can give the more severe and the more lasting punishment!"www.islamicbulletin.com