An effort in f a c i l i t a t i o n

Memorizing the Qur’an

How can one memorize the Qur’an? What are the important tips to be followed?

Every Ramadhaan I make it a point to memorize at least one big Surah (like Surah al Kahf, Surah Yaseen etc.) and these tips have helped me a lot. Want to try it?  Continue reading

July 10, 2013 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Memorization | , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Taraweeh Recitation: A message to all Imams

The way the Qur’an is recited in some places is so disgusting that it needs to be condemned in the strongest possible terms at least by people endued with knowledge and wisdom. This message by Shaikh (Dr) Haitham Al-Haddad is very apt and I am reposting here for the benefit of my readers.

Last year I wrote a post on this topic (link given below) and it drew mixed reaction from readers. The purpose is not to hurt those innocent and general Muslims who take pains to offer Taraweeh prayers but the message is clearly addressed to the Imams and the Huffaaz who lead Taraweeh prayers and are therefore responsible for providing an opportunity to the musal’leen to listen to the recitation of the Qur’an.  Continue reading

July 10, 2013 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN | , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments