Congratulations to all participants who have qualified for the Finals for the 12 th Annual Hifz, Naazira, and Qira’atul Qur’an Competition! Insha-Allah, the Boys’ Competition will take place Friday March 10 (5:45 pm), Saturday March 11 (10:30 am) and Sunday March 12, 2017 (11:00 am). Please note that Daylight Savings Time will commence on Sunday March 12 and clocks should be adjusted accordingly.

Please note the following important instructions:

Participants Registration

You must arrive on time for registration. Check the table below for the time and place of your registration.

Boys’ Registration - Friday March 10, 2017
TimeGroupRoom
5:30 amQira’at Category 3 (Surah Al Mulk, Al-Muzammil, and 30 th Juz)106

 

Boys’ Registration - Saturday March 11, 2017
TimeGroupRoom
9:45 amNaazira Category 1 (first half of Juz 4)106
10:30 amQira’at Category 1 (Surah Al-Duha, Alam Nashrah, Surah At-Teen, Surah Al-Qadr, and Al-Zilzaal to An- Naas)
12:30 pmHifz Category 2 (Juz 16-25)
2:30 pmHifz Category 1 (Juz 1-10)
4:30 pm Hifz Category 3 (Entire Qur'an)*

 

Boys’ Registration - Sunday March 12, 2017
TimeGroupRoom
10:30 amNaazira Category 2 (Juz 5)106
11:00 amQira'at Category 2 (Surah Al Infitaar to An-Naas)
1:30 pmHifz Category 3 (Entire Qur'an)*

Note on Hifz Category 3

* The Participants in Hifz Category 3 have been divided over the course of two days as follows:

SaturdaySunday
Ali, MustafaHasan, Abdullah Syed
Aziz, Usman GhaniHussain, Saabir
Bemat, IlyasMahida, Usama
Bhaiyat, AnasMashood, Ahmed
Bhaiyat, HuzaifahMasood, Abdulhannan
Bhaiyat, MahmoodulhasanMazumder, Abedul Haque
Bhaiyat, MohammedPatel, Waleed Suleman
Desai, HamzaShah, Qasim Ali
Elmi, Mohamed MezharSiddiqui, Abdullah Umar
 Syed, Muteeb Ur Rehman

 

  • Dress Code: All participants are expected to strictly follow the dress code of a white Jubbah (Thobe) or white Shalwar Kameez along with a white Topi. No exceptions will be made for those who do not adhere to the dress code.

  • Key information for attendees of Boys’ Competition:
    • Sisters may watch the program from the Sisters Prayer Hall or from the Cafeteria, for sister with accompanying children.
    • While attending the program, please put your cell phone on silent and refrain from talking.
    • We request if you can refrain from moving continuously since it disturbs the reciter
  • Marking Criteria:
    • ½ mark will be deducted if the recitation is not fluent
    • 1 mark will be deducted for correcting one’s own mistake after being informed by the ringing of the bell
    • 2 marks will be deducted if the Questioner has to correct the mistake
    • 1 mark will be deducted for lahne-khafi (minor errors)
    • 2 marks will be deducted for lahne-jali (major errors)
    • Lahne-khafi: mistakes made in Sifaat-e-Aaridha {ghunna, madd, tafkheem (full mouth) or Tarqeeq (empty mouth)
    • Lahne-jali: mistakes for makhaarij and sifaat-e-laazima.

  • Food/Refreshments: Arrangements have been made for a canteen where meals and refreshments can be purchased at a nominal price.

  • Bazaar: We will also be housing vendor stalls for items like books/clothing/miscellaneous so please plan accordingly if you are interested in purchasing such items.

  • Awards Ceremony:
    • The Awards Ceremony will take place at the end of the program
    • A list of the awards can be found on our website
    • Awards will be distributed to the top 3 winners in each category
    • All those who participate in the Finals will receive be awarded a trophy for their participation
    • The participant who has the highest mark overall will receive the Dr. Dar’s


Congratulations to all participants who have qualified for the Finals for the 12th Annual Hifz, Naazira, and Qira’atul Qur’an Competition! Insha-Allah, the Girls’ Competition will take place on Saturday February 25, 2017 and will commence at 9:15 am.

Please note the following important instructions:

Participants Registration - You must arrive on time for registration. Check the table below for the time and place of your registration.

GIRLS’ COMPETITION REGISTRATION TIMINGS
TimeGroupRoom
8:45 amNaazira Category 1 (first half of Juz 4)B3
9:30 amQiraat Category 1 (Surah Al-Duha, Alam Nashrah, Surah At-Teen, Surah Al-Qadr, and Al-Zilzaal to An-Naas)
10:45 amNaazira Category 2 ( Juz 5)
12:30 pmHifz Category 1 (Juz 1-8)
2:15 pmQiraat Category 2 (Surah Al-Infitaar to An-Naas)
4:00 pmHifz Category 2 (Juz 16-22)
6:00 pmQiraat Category  3 (Entire 30th Juz)
6:30 pm

Qiraat Category  4 (Surah Al-Mulk, Al Muzammil, and 30th Juz)

 

  • Dress Code: All participants are expected to strictly follow the dress code of a black Abaya along with a white head scarf. No exceptions will be made for those who do not adhere to the dress code.
  • Key information for attendees of Girls’ Competition:
    • Attendance of the event is for Sisters only
    • No photography or video/audio recording is permitted during the event
    • Sisters with accompanying children under 6 years of age will be seated in the Cafeteria (and not in the Gym) to minimize disruption to participants. There will be live-feed of the program in the Cafeteria so that women with children may also enjoy the program.

Important Dates

Please the following dates on your calendar

Last Day to Register

November 14, 2016

Date of Pre-test

December 3, 2016

Girls' Competition

February 25, 2017

Boys Competition

March 10-12, 2017