Sifaat of the letters

The Sifaat of the letters (ﺻِﻔَﺎت اﻟﺤﺮوف) Sifaat refers to the characteristic(s) of the letter Definition :the way in which a letter is articulated that differentiates it from others. The purpose of these characteristics is to distinguish the letters that share the same articulation points (makhaarij). But why do we need sifaat when we already […]

Lesson 8 Kasrah

Kasrah Short vowel ‘kasrah’ which produces a short vowel ‘i’sound For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. جِ ثِ تِ بِ اِ رِ ذِ دِ خِ حِ ضِ صِ شِ سِ زِ فِ غِ عِ ظِ طِ نِ مِ لِ كِ  قِ ﻯِ يِ ءِ وِ ﻩِ Now let’s practise and perfect..  

Lesson 7 Fathah

LESSON 7 Fathah Short vowel ‘Fathah’ producing an ‘a‘ sound Note : The letters with asterix produce a slightly more ‘o’ sound (please check audio). For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here. جَ ثَ تَ بَ اَ رَ ذَ دَ خَ حَ * * ضَ صَ شَ سَ زَ * * فَ غَ عَ […]

Lesson 9 Dhammah

Dhammah Please note : the dhammah sign can take two forms : Short vowel ‘dhammah’ producing an ‘u’ sound For a more detailed tajweed explanation, click here.   جُ ثُ تُ بُ اُ رُ ذُ دُ خُ حُ ضُ صُ شُ سُ زُ فُ غُ عُ ظُ طُ نُ مُ لُ كُ  قُ ﻯُ يُ ءُ […]

Lesson 43 Shaddah Vowelled with kasrah and dhammah

Shaddah vowelled with kasrah and dhammah Remember 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. = رِ + أَرْ   = زِ + أَزْ   = سِ + أَسْ   = شِ + أَشْ   […]