Lesson 42 Shaddah Vowelled with fathah

Shaddah vowelled with fathah Really a shaddah is made up of two same letters : the first has a sukoon and the second has a vowel. For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here.   = بَ + أَبْ     = تَ + أَتْ     = ثَ + أَثْ     = جَ + […]

Rules of the Definite Article

Rules of the Definite Article Of the 28 letters of the Arabic alphabet, 14 of the letters are known as solar (sun) letters. These are: ت ‌ث ‌ د ‌ذ‌ ر ‌ز ‌ س ‌ش ‌ص ‌ض ‌ ط‌ ظ ‌ ل‌ ن‌ 14 of the letters are known as lunar (moon) letters. These are: […]

Reading with tajweed1

Narrated Uthman, Prophet Muhammad () said: ‘The best among you are those who learn the Qur’an and teach it to others’ (Sahih Al Bukhari vol 6, book 61, no. 545) Tajweed is the Science of reading Qur’an correctly. Learning how to recite the Qur’an correctly is an obligatory act upon EVERY Muslim. This FREE website […]

Lesson 35 Qalqalah practice exercise

Now let’s practise and perfect.. حَسَدْ دَافِقْ  سَبْحًا أَحَدْ نُطْفَةٍ عَدْنٍ وَسَطْنَ خَلَقْ فَلَقْ مَطْلِعِ لَقَدْ زَجْرَةٌ بَطْشَ يَطْمَعُ  يُدْخِلُ رَجْعِهِ  إِقْرَأْ حَبْلٌ أُقْسِمُ كَسَبْ لَهَبْ وَقَبْ

Lesson 34 Qalqalah

Qalqalah These letters we pronounce with a bounce / echo. For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here.  أَقْ أَطْ أَجْ أَدْ أَبْ إِقْ إِطْ إِجْ إِدْ إِبْ أُقْ أُطْ أُجْ أُدْ أُبْ Know your vowels apart.. أُبْ إِبْ أَبْ أُطْ إِطْ أَطْ أُقْ إِقْ أَقْ أُجْ إِجْ أَجْ أُدْ إِدْ أَدْ  

Lesson 45 Nuun and meem mushaddad

Nuun and Meem mushaddad Only when the letters ن  or م carry a shaddah, let’s recite with a nasal sound (2 counts)  أَمُّ أَمِّ أَمَّ أَنُّ أَنِّ أَنَّ إِمُّ إِمِّ إِمَّ إِنُّ إِنِّ إِنَّ أُمُّ أُمِّ أُمَّ أُنُّ أُنِّ أُنَّ Now let’s practise and perfect..  

Lesson 4 Middle form

Middle Form The middle form of each letter.   ج ث ت  ب  ا    ﺠ ﺜ ﺘ ﺒ ا    ر ذ د خ ح ﺮ  ﺬ ﺪ ﺨ ﺤ   ض ص ش س   ز ﻀ ﺼ  ﺸ ﺴ ﺰ   ف غ ع ظ ط ﻔ ﻐ ﻌ ﻈ ﻄ ن م ل  ك ق  ﻨ […]

Modes Of Recitation

  Modes of Recitation There are three modes of recitation: Tahqeeq, precise – methodical:It is the precise, slow recitation that is meticulous and heedful of meaning. It gives each letter, in place and manner, its rightful measure (according to the rules of Tajweed). Tahqeeq style is that we listen from Egypt Qari’s like Qari Abdul […]

Noon Saakin and Tanween

Noon Saakin and Tanween A noon saakin ( ) and tanween  are considered the same because the sound of a tanween sounds just like a noon saakin. Because of this similarity, the two take the same rules Example   Tanween (Nunnation) Example   an أَنْ an   بً ban ﺑَﻦْ ban   un أُنْ un […]

Makhaarij of the Letters

The Makhaarij of the Letters Definition : The correct position of the organs of speech in order to produce a letter so that it can be differentiated from others. This is equally so whether the letter is a consonant or a vowel. Being able to recite the letters correctly is the foundation of tajweed, and […]

Lesson 38 Madd with yaa

Madd with Yaa Let’s produce a long “ii” sound (4 counts) : letter followed by madd yaa and vowelled with a kasrah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect.. Now let’s practise and perfect..  

Lesson 26 Madd with yaa

Madd with Yaa Let’s produce an ‘ii’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by yaa and vowelled with a kasrah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect.. Now let’s practise and perfect..

Lesson 39 Madd with waw

Madd with Waw Let’s produce an “oo” sound (4 counts) : letter followed by madd waw and vowelled with a dhammah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. ﻋُﻮٓاْ ﻫُﻮٓاْ دُوٓاْ ﻣُوٓاْ ﺟُﻮٓاْ ﺻُﻮٓاْ ﺗُﻮٓاْ زُوٓاْ ﺳُﻮٓاْ ﻓُﻮٓاْ ءُوٓاْ وُوٓاْ ﺑُﻮٓاْ رُوٓاْ ﺣُﻮٓاْ ﺷُﻮٓاْ ﻳُﻮٓاْ ﻗُﻮٓاْ ﺿُﻮٓاْ ذُوٓاْ ﻏُﻮٓاْ ﺧُﻮٓاْ ﺛُﻮٓاْ ﻧُﻮٓاْ Lesson Practise Exercise […]

Lesson 28 Madd with plural waw

Madd with plural Waw (واْ) Let’s produce an ‘oo’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by yaa and vowelled with a kasrah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect..

Lesson 27 Madd with waw

Madd with Waw (و) Let’s produce an ‘oo’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by waw and vowelled with a dhammah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here.   Now let’s practise and perfect..

Lesson 24 Madd with dagger alif

Madd with dagger Alif Let’s produce an ‘aa’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by dagger alif and vowelled with a fattah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect..  

Lesson 36 Madd with alif

Madd with alif Let’s produce a long “aa” sound (4 counts) : letter followed by madd alif and vowelled with a fathah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect.. Madd with Small (dagger) alif Let’s produce an ‘aa‘ sound (4 counts) : letter followed by madd dagger alif and vowelled […]

Lesson 37 Madd with alif maqsoora

Madd with alif maqsoora Let’s produce a long “aa” sound (4 counts) : letter followed by madd alif maqsoora and vowelled with a fattah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here.  

Lesson 25 Madd with alif maqsoora

Madd with Alif Maksoora Let’s produce an ‘aa’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by alif and vowelled with a fattah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect..

Lesson 23 Madd with Alif

Madd with Alif Let’s produce an ‘aa’ sound (2 counts) : letter followed by alif and vowelled with a fathah For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. Now let’s practise and perfect..

Madd Followed Others

    Madd caused / followed by other things     Madd Sila This occurs when the possessive pronoun (shown as when attached to the previous letter), which denotes the 3rd person singular masculine, falls between 2 letters that carry a vowel. Two types: Major (ﮐﺒﺮى) and Minor (ﺻﻐﺮى) MAJOR Requirements : The possessive pronoun […]

Madd Followed Sukhoon

Madd caused / followed by a sukoon () or shaddah ()     MADD ‘AARID LI SUKOON This occurs when there is a sukoon placed on a letter by the reader due to topping in the recitation (whether in the middle or end of an ayah) Requirement : Natural madd letter Followed by a sukoon […]