Learning Quran

Best Quran Recitations for Learning Quran

Best Quran Recitations for Learning Quran

Learning Quran requires a variety of methods in order to fully grasp proper Quran recitation and memorization. Meeting with an online Quran teacher regularly is vital to learning Quran with proper tajweed. Reading and reviewing Quran daily on your own is another important part of memorizing the entire Quran. Listening to other Quran reciters recite the surahs that you are learning is also another great way for you to help solidify what you are learning. Choosing the best reciter is necessary to ensure that you are learning correctly. We have put together a list of our top 4 Quran reciters that we recommend to help you learn Quran properly and easily.

 

Ash-Shaykh Mahmoud Khalil Al-Hussary

Who Should Listen to Him: Suitable for beginners who want to learn makharij (the points in the mouth and throat that the sounds originate and exit for proper pronunciation) and how to apply tajweed rules perfectly

His Strong Points: Slow recitation, strong voice and is excellent in makharij

Listen to his Quran Recitation: https://www.mp3quran.net/eng/husr.html

Ash-Shaykh Mohamed Siddiq El-Minshawi

Who Should Listen to Him: Any student who needs to work on or learn makharij & tajweed rules

His Strong Points: Very nice voice

Listen to his Quran Recitation: https://quran.islamhouse.com/en/recitation/461506/

Ash-Shaykh Ibrahim Al Akhdar

Who Should Listen to Him: Any student who has difficulty with heavy & light letters

His Strong Points: Very clear makharij, correct use of tajweed rules

Listen to his Quran Recitation: https://qurancentral.com/audio/ibrahim-al-akhdar/

Ash-Shaykh Mohammad Ayoub

Who Should Listen to Him: Any student who needs to work on or learn makharij & tajweed rules

His Strong Points: Very clear makharij, correct use of tajweed rules and a very nice voice

Listen to his Quran Recitation: https://audio.qurancomplex.gov.sa/site/reader.php?Lang=en&ID=3

Who is YOUR favorite Quran reciter and why?

 

Slow Quran recitation for beginners.

In order to learn Quran recitation easily for beginners it is better to listen to a Quran reciter and recite after him. It would be even better to listen to the slow recitation of the surah to learn how to pronounce each letter and the right Tajweed rules used.

One easy way to find a slow Quran recitation is to write the name of the surah followed by “slow recitation” and you will find many results. Choose the one that you like listening to and start learning. For instance, if you type in Google “surah Baqarah slow recitation” you will get many results.

Another easy way to listen to your favorite Quran reciter is to open the surah on YouTube and change the playback speed settings to 0.75 or 0.5. For instance, type “Surah Al-Baqarah Full By Mishary Bin Rashid” choose any YouTube video that you like, and when it plays change the playback speed settings to 0.75. If you want the recitation to be slower, change the speed to 0.5, and you are good to go. This way you can listen to the best Quran recitation and learn Quran easily.

Best Quran reciter for beginners

Among the best Quran reciters that you could listen to are Mishary Bin Rashid, Mahmoud Khalil Al-Hussary, Mohamed Siddiq El-Minshawi, and Abdul-Basit. They all have a beautiful voice that touches the heart and encourages you to listen.

For the best tajweed reciters, you could listen to Sheikh Mustafa Ismael, Sheikh Al-Husari, Sheikh Al-Minshawi, Sheikh Mahmoud Ali Al-Banna, Sheikh Abdul-Basit, Ash-Shaykh Mohammad Ayoub, Ash-Shaykh Ibrahim Al Akhdar, and Shaykh Mishary Bin Rashid. Try listening to each one of them and choose the one that you like listening to the most.