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Quran Classes

“Quran” means recitation. The Quran is the Islamic sacred textbook for the faith of Islam revealed the final prophet and messenger Muhammad, peace be upon him. The Quran is written in the Arabic language and many Muslims learn to read and write it’s text as a devotional practice. Studies have also reported on the efficacy and health benefits of reciting the Quran mental and maternal health. 

​From the age of six, Halima Nalo Afi, learned to recite and memorize the Quran from her step-father who studied at Umm Al-Quran University, in Mecca Saudi Arabia. She is certified to teach Tajweed by receiving her (Ijazah) teaching license in Hafs recitation style from Shaykh Rajih Kraim, Hafidha Nihad Hammoudeh of Syria, Shaykha Noha Leheta of Egypt, and Shaykh Abdoulaye Sawadogo, of Burkino Faso. She has enrolled in Rayyan Institute and Ribaat Islamic Academy, and is committed to improving the Quranic reading-fluency of the Muslim community so they can find spiritual benefit, healing, regular devotion.

$45 per hour

What is Tajweed? The word “tajweed” means to improve, make better. Tajweed of the Holy Qur’an is the knowledge and application of the rules of recitation so the reading of the Qur’an is as the Prophet Mohammed peace and blessings be upon him, recited. Halima Nalo Afi has taught tajweed for The Rahmah Foundation, Essential Islam in UK and Dar al Zahra in Liverpool. Currently, she recites Quran and teaches on the Daily Devotions women’s group

This site, explains some of the principles of tajweed and focuses on the problems that non-Arabs have in reciting the Qur’an properly.