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Caption: ON THE JOB--Saeed Toosi is one of the bestknown Qoran reciters in the country.
Addressing a large number of Quran reciters and memorizers attending the 34th International Holy Quran Competitions in the Iranian capital, Tehran, Ayatollah Khamenei warned of West's attempts to gain political and economic dominance over Muslim nations.
The purpose of the science of Tajweed, in essence, is to make the reciter proficient in reciting the Holy Quran -- observing the correct pronunciation of every letter with the rulings and characteristics which apply to it, without any exaggeration or deficiency.
It was during the period of the Successors and shortly thereafter that exceptional reciters became renowned as teachers of Qur'anic recitation in cities like Makkah, Madina, Kufa, Basra, and greater Syria (al-Sham).
Ever since the Award was initiated in 1418 in the Hijri calendar, it has become an essential component of the UAE s Ramadan observances, and has developed the talent of hundreds of Quran reciters.
Al-Kandari is one of the prominent religious figures in Kuwait and one of the most expert reciters of the Qur'an in Kuwait and the Arabian Gulf.
Talking about the content of the site, Ali said the website contains 45 million articles, 85,000 Quran recitation audio files by 600 renowned reciters from around the world and 1,000 files of lectures from different mosques in the world, among others.
The Ayatollah was speaking Saturday in a gathering of the reciters of the holy Ouran who were visiting the supreme leader on the occasion of the advent of the holy month of Ramazan.
Customers can also subscribe to receive Islamic ringtones by popular reciters.
Away from the activities on the beach, some of the world's most renowned Quran reciters will lead a night of Taraweh prayers in Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Ajman, including Sheikh Farsi Abed from Yemen, Sheikh Idris Abkar from Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Shirazad Abdul Rahaman from Iraq and Sheikh Abdul Razak Al Dulaimi, also from Iraq.
Qur'an reciters have their own union, which grants membership to men wellversed in the rules of one or more of the mten known readings (methods of recitation) of the Qur'an.
They host an annual traditional Burns Supper at the Newdigate Club and are able to provide singers, speakers and reciters for other Burns' nights.