How To Stop Getting Distracted When Memorising Quran
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How To Stop Getting Distracted When Memorising Quran

Finding it difficult to avoid distractions and stay focused when memorising the Qur’ān can be a real struggle for many people. If you’re reading this, the chances are that you have also experienced some type of distraction. What I’m speaking about here is attention management. Distractions can be detrimental to our time and focus. Distractions…

Can I Start Memorizing The Quran [Hifz] Without Tajweed?
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Can I Start Memorizing The Quran [Hifz] Without Tajweed?

FAQ: ‘Can you do Hifz without knowing Tajweed?’ I’ve been told that I need to do Tajweed before starting Qur’ān memorisation. I want to memorise the Qur’ān but my Tajweed is not good enough. I often get inquiries and statements like these in my inbox or DMs. So is it true that you can’t memorise…

How To Make Effective Self-Testing For Your Quran Memorization
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How To Make Effective Self-Testing For Your Quran Memorization

Self-testing is a technique that can improve your recall and Qur’ān memorisation retention. We use tests to show us how much we know but when done regularly they can actually help improve long-term memory. In this article, I will share what self-testing is in the context of Qur’ān memorization (Hifz) and what an effective method…

Choosing The Best Mushaf For Quran Memorisation
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Choosing The Best Mushaf For Quran Memorisation

When it comes to the memorisation of the Qur’ān, one of the major things that help is using the same Mus’haf (copy of the Qur’ān) to memorise. This is a piece of advice you will see everywhere. When you memorise something of the Qur’ān you may find it being saved as a picture in your…

How To Track Hifz Mistakes

How To Track Hifz Mistakes

We are all on a journey to perfect Hifz. We all make mistakes that we want to iron out. But what are mistakes? How do you track and note them? One thing you should never do with mistakes is to freak out.⁣⁣Mistakes can happen. At times unexpected – you lost focus, you were nervous, you…

The 7 Stages of Being a Companion of The Quran Explained
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The 7 Stages of Being a Companion of The Quran Explained

How do you become a Companion of the Qur’ān? Qur’ān memorisation, wholly or partly, is an immense favour from Allāh. Being a Companion of the Qur’ān carries many benefits and rewards, and is all due to the Love and Mercy of Allāh. It is an immense blessing: عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ…

How To Memorize A Page Of The Quran in The Best Way
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How To Memorize A Page Of The Quran in The Best Way

Memorising a page of the Qur’ān can be done in many different ways. The methods can be used to memorise any amount. In this article, I share the most common, tried and tested methods that you can use to memorise a page. Memorise a page using the chunking method When we memorise, we’re working with…

What Are The Intentions For Memorizing Quran [Hifz]
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What Are The Intentions For Memorizing Quran [Hifz]

You should have multiple intentions for memorising the Qur’ān. Voluntary actions can have multiple intentions giving you the reward of multiple actions. The more sincere they are, the more the reward is. The reward for memorizing the Qur’ān alone is huge. In this article, I will share the role that intention and sincerity play in…

The Rewards and Benefits of Memorising the Quran [Hifz]
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The Rewards and Benefits of Memorising the Quran [Hifz]

There are many rewards and benefits of reciting, memorizing, teaching and implementing the Qur’ān. We’re living in a time where our Dīn is being challenged through multiple avenues. These challenges are not only internal but external. Amongst these challenges is the idea that the Qur’ān no longer needs to be memorised. It’s important to address…

How To Get An Ijazah In The Quran
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How To Get An Ijazah In The Quran

Many of you have asked me what it means when we say Ijāzah. Questions might be on your mind like, what is an Ijāzah? how do I get one? do I need one? In this article, I’ll explain what the Ijāzah is, how important it is and how you can get one. The Ijāzah can…

12 Reasons That Make You Forget Sabak
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12 Reasons That Make You Forget Sabak

This is a non-exhaustive list of some common reasons (in my experience) why you might be forgetting after having memorised a new portion of the Qur’ān.⁣First things first, know that you’re not broken if you keep forgetting! Memorising the Qur’ān requires lots of repetition and patience. You are building something. You cannot build without resistance….