Quranic Knowledge Far Ahead of Human Progress* (6:125 – 6:135)

Quranic Knowledge Far Ahead of Human Progress*

[6:125] Whomever GOD wills to guide, He renders his chest wide open to Submission. And whomever He wills to send astray, He renders his chest intolerant and straitened, like one who climbs towards the sky.* GOD thus places a curse upon those who refuse to believe.
*6:125 Centuries after the revelation of the Quran, we learned that the proportion of oxygen diminishes as we climb towards the sky, and we gasp for air. 

[6:126] This is the straight path to your Lord. We have explained the revelations for people who take heed.
[6:127] They have deserved the abode of peace at their Lord; He is their Lord and Master, as a reward for their works.
[6:128] The day will come when He summons all of them (and says): “O you jinns, you have claimed multitudes of humans.” Their human companions will say, “Our Lord, we enjoyed each others’ company until we wasted the life span You had set for us.” He will say, “Hell is your destiny.” They abide therein forever, in accordance with GOD’s will. Your Lord is Wise, Omniscient.
[6:129] We thus match the wicked to be companions of each other, as a punishment for their transgressions.
[6:130] O you jinns and humans, did you not receive messengers from among you, who narrated to you My revelations, and warned you about the meeting of this day? They will say, “We bear witness against ourselves.” They were totally preoccupied with the worldly life, and they will bear witness against themselves that they were disbelievers.
[6:131] This is to show that your Lord never annihilates any community unjustly, while its people are unaware.
[6:132] Everyone will attain a rank commensurate with their deeds. Your Lord is never unaware of anything they do.
[6:133] Your Lord is the Rich One; possessor of all mercy. If He wills, He can remove you, and substitute whomever He wills in your place, just as He produced you from the progeny of other people.
[6:134] What is promised to you will come to pass, and you can never evade it.
[6:135] Say, “O my people, do your best, and so will I. You will surely find out who the ultimate victors are.” Certainly, the wicked will never succeed.

The Effect of High Altitudes on Breathing
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvkSGZ-vK_s

Why do Athletes Train at Altitude?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fr07eN58FhQ

Effects of High Altitude on Humans: Science in Action
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5LwPQH4PPk

6:132 says that everyone reaches a rank commensurate with their deeds:

[3:155] Surely, those among you who turned back the day the two armies clashed have been duped by the devil. This reflects some of the (evil) works they had committed. GOD has pardoned them. GOD is Forgiver, Clement.

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