Special Words for Hafs 'an 'Aasim by the way of Ash-Shaatibiyyah 1

That Which is Needed to be Observed for Hafs ‘an ‘Aasim by the way of Ash-Shaatibiyyah in Some of the Qur’anic Words

We now start the last section of the tajweed tidbits, the words that are special to Hafs ‘An ‘Aasim by the way of Shatibiyyah

This section, when finished, will conclude the tajweed lessons in the reading of Hafs ‘an ‘Aasim. 

It has preceded in various lessons that which needs to be observed when reading the Qur’an by the way of , either by special mention or included in the rules of all the different reciters.  These words or rules will be mentioned here so the student will make special note of them. 

1.              It has been mentioned in previous lessons the two ways of reading the three words   

A.      The first allowed way is that of changing the hamzah al-wasl into an alif with a long six vowel count medd

B.  The second allowed way is reading the hamzah al-wasl with  of the hamzah, meaning reading it between a hamzah and an alif with no lengthening.


2.  The rule of of the letter  into the letter  in aayah 176 of surah al-'Araaf,

 was studied  in the mutajaanisaan lessons, as well as the  of the  into the  in surah Hud, aayah 42 .


3.  The word in aayah 11 of surah Yusuf was discussed previously, and there are two allowed ways of reading the word by  ,
A .Merging of the first  into the second with  (circling of the two lips).
B. Shortening the dhammah of the first  to 2/3 of a vowel count (), with : read as

4. The rule of saakinah of the letters at the beginning of surah  al-Qalam and Ya-Seen was studied previously in the  saakinah and tanween section.  It was stated that the  saakinah at the end of the letter at the beginning of al-Qalam and the  saakinah at the end of the letter  at the beginning of Ya-Seen are read with  only when reading in continuum with that which comes next after the initial letters starting the surahs in the reading of

5.  There are two allowed ways of stopping in the recitation of on the word in aayah 36 of surah An-Naml.
a.  One of the two ways is establishing the extra  at the end of the word

b. The other way that is allowed when stopping is eliminating the extra  after the  at the end of the word.

The  is always present when reading this word in continuum with that which comes next.


We will continue with the words that have special observance in the recitation of Hafs 'an 'Aasim by the way o