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The Story Of Our Past Present And Future

All Praise is due to Allah(SWT), the Lord of the Worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon our Beloved Prophet Muhammad(PBUH). In 1986, in a small garage in Pietermaritzburg with a carpet on the floor, a Braille (Perkins) typewriter and an Arabic Brai...
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Quraan Classes for the Blind In Thailand

All Praises are due to Allah (SWT) The Lord of the world and Peace and Salutations be upon our Beloved Nabi Muhammad (PBUH) Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind was invited by the MAB (Muslim Association of the Blind) of Hatyai Songkhla province, Thailand,...
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The Honor of meeting the Imaam of the Haram

On the 28th March 2012 the students and teachers of Madrassa An-Noor for the blind were greatly honored and privileged to privately meet the Imam of the Haram of Makkah Al-Mukarramah, Sheikh Maher Hamaad al-Muaiqili after he performed the Esha Salaah...
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PRINTING OF BRAILLE QUR’AN COMPLETED!

All Praise is due to Allah (SWT) the Lord of the Worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon on our Beloved Prophet Nabi Muhammad (Peace Be upon Him) Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind takes great pleasure in informing you that the printing of our Braille Q...
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Reprinting of the Holy Qur’aan in Arabic Braille

Persons who have had the fortune of visiting the Sacred Mosques in Makkah Mukarramah and Madinah Munawwarah may have noticed that two types of Qur'aans are placed on the shelves here. One copy has a green cover and the other a blue cover. Those who a...
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Qur’an Braille Workshop Oyo, Nigeria - December 2011

All Praise is to Allah (S.W.T.) the Lord of the worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon our beloved Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.) . We thank Allah (S.W.T.) for giving us the opportunity to conduct our first Qur'an Braille Workshop in Nigeria. Our hosts ...
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Help The Blind To Read And Write

It gives us great pleasure to inform you that Madressa An-Noor for the Blind, as an affiliate member of the South African National Blind Council (SANBC), will be attending & exhibiting at the 5th Africa Blind Forum to be held in Accra, Ghana from...
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International Qur’anic Braille Conference – February 3 - 8 February 2013

Our Team, Moulana Hassan A.K. Murchie, Sheikh Hussain Hashi, Moulana Islah Busakorn (Thailand) and Shiraaz Asmall attended The International Qur'anic Braille Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey from the 3 – 8 February 2013 along with the representati...
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Bringing Warmth

All praise is due to Allah (SWT), the Lord of the worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon our Beloved Prophet Muhammed (PBUH). On Wednesday ,the 14th of June 2012, our teachers visited a farm at Rose Boom, which is situated near Ladysmith in KwaZulu...
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Reviving the sunnah

Thursday the 10th of May 2012 was a very happy day at Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind. Our friend, Ashraf Dhoda brought a horse in a trailer all the way from a farm in Newcastle as a gift for our students. The blind riding a horse alone and without be...
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ICEB Conference

Our Braille service manager, Shiraaz Asmall and our principal Moulana Hassan Murchie, attended the ICEB (International Council on English Braille) conference that was held in Samrand as observers between the 6th and 10th of May 2012. The purpose of t...
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Travelling teachers

We visited the Eldoraigne Muslim Trust to meet with Layla Sutton, a young girl who is learning at this Maktab. Although she is the only Blind girl among all her sighted peers, her Principal, Moulana Qasim Desai and Muallima (Teacher) confirm that she...
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Southern Afican Ulama Forum in Gaborone, Botswana

Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind attended the South African Ulama Forum (SAUF) that took place in Gaborone, Botswana between the 14 - 16th of September 2012. This is an Ulama Forum wherein challenges and opportunities pertaining to countries in the Sou...
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Our Mentor's Visit

We were greatly honoured by the visit of Moulana Abdullah Ismail Patel, the ex-rector of Daarul Uloom Falah-e-Darain, Tadkheshwar, India, on the 8th September 2012. He is one of the foremost Islamic thinkers in the world today and has been an inspira...
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Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind's Exhibition at the WBU_ICEVI 2012 Conference - Bangkok, Thailand

All praise is due to Allah (SWT), the Lord of the Worlds. Peace and salutations be upon our Beloved Prophet Nabi Muhammed (SAW). We were present at the World Blind Union - International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment 2012 Gene...
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International Qur’anic Braille Conference – February 3 - 8 February 2013

Our Team, Moulana Hassan A.K. Murchie, Sheikh Hussain Hashi, Moulana Islah Busakorn (Thailand) and Shiraaz Asmall attended The International Qur'anic Braille Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey from the 3 – 8 February 2013 along with the representati...
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Our Gift to you for Eid

Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind presents you The Holy Qur'an in high quality MP3 format. Yours to download for FREE. No need to buy. You can play these recitations on your computer, car, MP3 player, cell phone, tablet etc. Recitations are rendered by ...
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Visit to Sri Lanka & Maldives

All Praise Is Due to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds and Peace and Salutations be upon Our beloved Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.) Sri Lanka is an island situated near the southern tip of India. The Ceylon tea grown in this country is famous for its superior...
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Qur'an Braille Workshop, Peshawar

All praise is due to Almighty Allah (SWT) the Lord of the World and Peace and Salutation be upon our beloved Prophet Nabi Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind was invited by Brother Mubashir Jan of Peshawar to conduct a Qur'an ...
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Visit to Tirana, Albania

All praise is due to Almighty Allah (SWT) the Lord of the World and Peace and Salutation be upon our beloved Prophet Nabi Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) South Africa is a member of the International Union of Braille Qur'an Services. This body was forme...
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