Islamic concepts

maʿāsh مَعَاش — livelihood

  • And how many a city have We destroyed that was insolent in its [way of] living, and those are their dwellings which have not been inhabited after them except briefly. And it is We who were the inheritors. 28:58
  • Do they distribute the mercy of your Lord? It is We who have apportioned among them their livelihood in the life of this world and have raised some of them above others in degrees [of rank] that they may make use of one another for service. But the mercy of your Lord is better than whatever they accumulate. 43:32
  • And made the day for livelihood 78:11
  • And We have certainly established you upon the earth and made for you therein ways of livelihood. Little are you grateful. 7:10
  • And We have made for you therein means of living and [for] those for whom you are not providers. 15:20
  • And whoever turns away from My remembrance - indeed, he will have a depressed life, and We will gather him on the Day of Resurrection blind. 20:124