Don’t Force Memorizing The Quran, Build It Instead
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Don’t Force Memorizing The Quran, Build It Instead

Motivating children for Qur’ān memorization (Hifz) can be a hard task. In this article, I reflect on the story of a well-known Mufti who, despite his having no intentions, ended up memorising the Qur’ān. I also consider my own upbringing and draw some lessons for you and your journey. How a young person fell in…

How A Couple Memorised Quran Together in 20 Days
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How A Couple Memorised Quran Together in 20 Days

This is the account of a couple that memorised the Qur’ān through sweat and effort, staying up till late, sacrificing other matters of life and giving preference to the Qur’ān during the month of Qur’ān (Ramadān). The husband was a busy pharmacist and was writing his thesis for a Master’s degree as well. He was…

Busy Mothers Over 40 Memorise The Quran
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Busy Mothers Over 40 Memorise The Quran

The right attitude, strong determination, passion, and grit are all ingredients of a successful hifz journey. I’ve recently heard men tell our sisters that they shouldn’t memorise the Qur’ān because of marriage. The idea is that a woman will get busy with family and house duties and will forget what they memorised. Others will say…

My Advice To A Young Girl Memorising Qur’ān
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My Advice To A Young Girl Memorising Qur’ān

“Become a millionaire!” Many of us when setting out in the noble pursuit of memorising the Qur’ān think deeply about the ‘why.’ I have explored this previously. I always ask those memorising to tell me why they want to memorise but they often struggle to answer. The younger they are the more they struggle. I will…

25 Hifz Methods You Can Use To Memorise The Qur’ān
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25 Hifz Methods You Can Use To Memorise The Qur’ān

First written in 2015. “25 Methods You Can Use To Memorise The Qur’ān” gathers practical hifz methods in a quick and easy way for you to get started with memorisation methods or further improve upon them. In the text, Qāri’ Mubashir translates and commentates upon the work of Dr Yahyā bin ‘Abd al Razzāq al-Ghawthānī sharing…