Traditionally, the artist had a community responsibility to develop the inner ear of the listener and create greater awareness of the unity of all things. Ancient Persians used the sounds of birds and waterfalls to heal. Mothers often use a soothing voice to put their babies to sleep. The recitation of the Qur’an has been used for …
It was during my teens that I picked up a translation of the Qur’an in my quest to find my true identity. I wanted to know why I was born, what Allah required of me in the form of duties and responsibilities and how I ought to spend my life in order to win His Pleasure.
Since then, many years on, my heart brims with gratitude at how this Glorious Book has filled up my life with the most beautiful and vibrant colors in order to make it resonate with spiritual fulfillment.
This is such a soothing Quran recitation, where Prophet Ibrahim asks for a child. It has English subtitles for those who do not speak Arabic.
This boy’s voice is stunning, mashAllah! Listen to this heart touching Quran recitation by Idriss Hachimi. It is so beautiful.
Here is a very beautiful and peaceful Qur’an recitation of Surah An-Naba. It has English subtitles for those who cannot understand Arabic. Surah An-Naba is a Meccan verse.
Here is a soothing Qur’an recitation by Muhammad Ayoub, reciting Ash Shams. Ash Shams is a Meccan surah, it is the 91st surah of the Qur’an with 15 ayat. This has English subtitles for those who do not understand Arabic.
He kept trying to recite the Qur’an but he could not read that well. This young man had a sensitive personality; one time he was listening to the radio where small children were reciting the Qur’an; a young boy recited so beautifully that the teacher commented, ‘Subahan Allah, you have a really pure soul …
Khalid Al Jaleel recites Surah Yusuf beautifully in this video. Surah Yusuf is the 12th Surah of the Qur’an. It has 111 ayahs and was revealed in Mekkah.
Here is a beautiful recitation of Surah An-Noor by Sheikh Maher Al Muaiqly. It is the 24th surah of the Quran and has 64 ayat. It is a Medinan surah. Check this beautiful recitation.
Let the printed words and reciter’s voices therefore recede and allow yourself to move nearer to the Speaker. This feeling will be generated and greatly strengthened as your consciousness of ‘being in His presence’ continues to grow.