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Arabic Course – 18 November 2014

By on Nov 17, 2014 in Adult Courses, Blog, Events, Uncategorized | 1 comment

Teacher: Mufti Abdul Kaium 28 Week Short Course Every Tuesday 7:00pm to 8:30pm Starts 18th November 2014 Cost: £15 a month (7 months) This course is targeted for beginners who wish to learn the grammar and essential language skills of the Arabic language. There will be a specific focus on conversing in Arabic. The basic course requirements is that prospective student should be able to read the quran. Any questions or for Enrolment contact Mufti Saab on:  mufti.kaium@skmet.co.uk 07956 776...

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Tajweed Course – Back 2 Basics – 22/11/2014

Tajweed Course – Back 2 Basics – 22/11/2014

By on Nov 12, 2014 in Adult Courses, Blog, Events, Uncategorized | 14 comments

Starting on Saturday 22nd November 2014 A 16 week course covering theMakhaarij (Pronounciation) of the Arabic letters and basic rules of Tajweed, with emphasis on the correct recitation of the last 10 Surahs which are essential for Salah.   Tutor: Mufti Abdul Kaium. Limited spaces. The cost of this 16 week course will be £40.00. For further information or to enroll please contact Mufti Abdul Kaium on:  mufti.kaium@skmet.co.uk   07956 776 089   Introduction Listening to the Qur’an being recited correctly is enough to soften even the hardest of hearts and Muslims and non-Muslims alike find it a deeply moving experience even if they do not understand what is being said. We feel this even more in Ramadan when we are in the Taraweeh prayers and we can really feel the difference if we go to a Masjid where the Tajweed rules of Qur’an recitation are not being observed as they should. Every single Muslim has to recite Qur’an in Salah but many of us do not realise that reciting the Qur’an correctly, observing the rules of recitation is not an advanced science for expert reciters alone, rather it is an obligation upon each and every one of us whenever we recite the Qur’an. What is Tajweed The word Tajweed linguistically means ‘proficiency’ or ‘doing something well’. It comes from the same root letters as the word ‘Jayyid’ in Arabic (meaning ‘good’): Jeem, Waw and Daal. When applied to the Qur’an, it means giving every letter of the Qur’an its rights and dues of characteristics when we recite the Qur’an and observing the rules that apply to those letters in different situations. We give the letters their rights by observing the essential characteristics of each letter that never leave it. And we give them their dues by observing the characteristics of each letter that are present in them some of the time and not present at other times. The Qur’an was revealed with Tajweed rules applied to it. In other words, when the angel Jibreel (alaihis salaam) recited the words of Allah to the Prophet Muhammad (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) he recited them in a certain way and he showed the Prophet (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) the ways in which...

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