What is Tajweed?


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 Whoever recites a letter from the Book of Allah. Good deeds will be attributed to him, and good deeds will be rewarded tenfold. I am not saying that Arif Ram Mim is a letter. But Arif is a letter, Ram is a letter and Mim is a letter.” (At-Tirmidhi) Online Holy Quran Teaching

Definition of Tajweed

Tajweed – is an Arabic word derived from the root word ja-wa-da, which linguistically means to improve and make better.

Technically, tajweed refers to the correct recitation. Of the Quran through the movement of vowels (harakat), the articulation of letters (makharij). And the adoption of the correct pronunciation based on the intrinsic characteristics of these letters (sifat). So that each letter serves its proper purpose.

The word Tartil – is also used in Arabic to refer to reading the Qur’an. It means in Arabic “slow and the rhythm is measured”. It is mentioned in the Qur’an in Chapter 4, “Muzammil”. Online Holy Quran Teaching


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According to Ibn Kathir – may Allah have mercy on him. The word Tafsir in this verse means “making the letters clear.”

The Tajwid lessons offered on this website are based on reading Hafs ‘An’ Aasim through the Shatibiyyah. We will explain the different readings available in the Qur’an in another lesson further on.

Why was the rule of Tajwid written?

When Islam spread throughout Arab and non-Arab countries, many people were not used to pronouncing Arabic letters and sounds. Also, there were many errors and distortions in the recitation of the Qur’an that frightened. The scholars and they feared that these errors would be perpetuated. Therefore, as a precautionary measure, they began to write rules and foundations, which even today allow for the correct pronunciation.

The Qur’an, and called them the science of Tajweed

These rules were established based on the observations of the readers of the Qur’an. Who followed the rules taught by the Prophet – may Allah pray for him and salute him. And then these rules were passed on to the next generations.

The most important part of the Tajweed is the correct. Placement of the apquranndre vocal organs and how to pronounce them. If the letters are not pronounced correctly, the meaning of the Quran is lost.

The incorrect pronunciation of a letter in the Qur’an can result in the meaning of a word changing. Sometimes in the opposite direction. For example, in Arabic, the word dog is pronounced the same way as the word heart. These four letters are pronounced. The same way and if they are pronounced incorrectly, the meaning of the word changes completely.

Why should I study Tajweed?

The science of Tajweed is not a system of memorization. On the contrary, mastery of these rules is achieved by reading the Qur’an. Knowing how to recite it and knowing how to read it are two different aspects.

When the Tajweed is carefully observed, the recitation is eloquent and fluent. If the reader follows the pattern of the Prophet. May Allah pray for him and salute him – when reciting the Qur’an, as the Prophet. May Allah pray for him and salute him – did according to the revelations he received, he will be more confident.

Non-compliance with these rules may result in an unacceptable reading. Changing the meaning of words may inadvertently lead the reader to disbelief (kufr). This reading of Online Quran Tuition, deemed incorrect. Constitutes an error that will deprive the reader of the rewards in the Hereafter. And Allah, the Most Exalted, is the Most Learned. To contact us, click on Online Quran Teachers.