How I memorize: The step by step process

  Everyone has their own unique way of memorizing the Qur’an. As I set out to break down the steps I take personally, I realize how much my process has evolved over the last 10 years. I also realize how reflective it is of my personality, it’s totally screaming visual learner.  So here goes… Step 1: I […]

Tools for Memorizing the Qur’an – Apps I use

1.) iQuran: What I use it for:  Qari: It has the option of downloading ‘Afasy’s recitation which is exactly what I need! Repetition of ayaat: If i’m memorizing a new ayah, I just set it to repeat between 4 – 10 times. If I just want to listen to it while driving or doing something around […]

$100 – The start of a Hifdh Journey

10 years ago, just before my sister and I set off for University, my father came to us and talked a little bit about the benefits of Surah Mulk. He said he’d give us $100 each as a prize if we memorized it. He gave us a month, 30 days, 30 ayaat, and that was […]

Why I’m blogging about my Hifdh journey

  *deep breath* I have wrestled with the idea of blogging about my hifdh journey for some time. It’s so open, so out there, so not me. And more importantly, it seems kind of…wrong. I mean, I should be keeping my good deeds to myself right? Riyaa (showing off) – what if I’m just doing […]