London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) March 10, 2008
About Sheikh Saad Nomani: Saad Nomani, also known as Sheikh Muhammad Saad Nomani Madani son Shahid Khalil Nomani, is a reciter of the Qur'an who is known for his imitations of various reciters, or qaris, of the world. A qari is one who recites verses or chapters from the Qur'an in a rhythmic manner under strict rules of articulation and recitation. Nomani has the ability to imitate more than 83 qaris and imams including the imams of the two Holy Mosques of the Muslim world in Makkah and Madinah. He is also a host of many Islamic programmes on QTV (ARY) and the Geo TV of Pakistan.
Among his tutors are Sheikh Shafiq, Sheikh Muhammad Ayub (ex-guest Imam of Al-Masjid al-Nabawi),Sheikh Ali Al Huzaifi ( Imam of Al-Masjid al-Nabawi), Sheikh Bilal Ahmad and Sheikh Muhammad Khalil (Imam of Masjid-e-Quba) Madinah Munawwarah.
He is of Pakistani descent and was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Later, he migrated to Jeddah and then to Madinah. Currently he is in (Madina) Saudi Arabia . He has completed his M.A. in Islamic Studies from Darul uloom Karachi under the aegis of Justice (retired) Sheikh Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani.
Qari Saad Nomani is from the progeny of Imam Abu Hanifah, one of the four Imams of Ahlussunnah waljama'ah, and is the 26th in the generation. Abu Hanifah R.A.'s real name was Noman (Numan or Nauman) hence the surname of Nomani / Numani.
Recently he was invited to England where he performed the Qira'at (recitation of the Qur'an) in many mosques and venues throughout the UK including East London Mosque. He has also appeared on Islam Channel UK. Often his voice is broadcasted on major Islamic radio stations in different parts of the world.
He has also travelled extensively to other parts of the world including South Africa, Kenya and other Gulf States.
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