Umm Al-Sa'ad Al-Askandariyyah (Alexandria) (D. 17th Ramadhan 1427 (Around October 10th, 2006)) After Umm Al-Sa'ad completed her memorization of the Quran at the age of 15 she went to the Shaykha Nufaysa bint Abu Al-Alaa, who was known as "The Shaykha of her time" to request from her to learn the 10 Qira'aat (recitations). Nufaysa … Continue reading Umm Al-Saad Al-Iskandariyah
One mother's recipe on how she accomplished it with her daughter! [Chapter 1] My SMART Result What was the mother specifically aiming to achieve? I was specifically aiming for her to memorize all the Qur'an in about 3 years (as I had heard that people normally finish in 3-5 years). However, she finished in 2.5 … Continue reading How to Memorize the Qur’an by Age 7!
Warning: Personal and embarassing confession ahead. I've been trying to memorise the Qur'an with word-by-word translation for a long time now; a very long time. Sure, I know many suwar by heart and their rough translation in English, but I've been learning in such an adhoc manner that I don't feel confident enough to say … Continue reading The Hifdh Race! Bismillah…
In trying to introduce Hafidha Iffath Hasan, one does not know where to start. She is the inspiring soul behind LessonsOfTheDay.com – a website that embodies simplicity, consistency, and insight. A mother of two and a teacher, she has also memorised the entire Qur’an at the age of 37.There’s a touching and inspiring story behind … Continue reading Interview with Hafidha Iffath Hasan