The foolish among the people will ask, “Why did they turn away from the direction of prayer they used to face?”1 Say, ˹O Prophet,˺ “The east and west belong ˹only˺ to Allah. He guides whoever He wills to the Straight Path.”
— Dr. Mustafa Khattab, the Clear Quran
The foolish among the people will say, "What has turned them away from their qiblah,1 which they used to face?"2 Say, "To Allah belongs the east and the west. He guides whom He wills to a straight path."
— Saheeh International