Resident Tajwid Instructor
Quratulain Mir studied Tajwid in Damascus, Syria, and received her ijaza to teach the Hafs recitation in 1999 from the late Syrian scholar, Shaikh Abu Hassan Mohiuddin al-Kurdi. She also studied Biology & Chemistry at the University of Missouri, earned B.S.N. and R.N. degrees from Rockhurst University and The Research College of Nursing, respectively, and is currently an M.A. candidate in Education from the University of Central Missouri.
Ustadha Qurat has been an active member of the Muslim community in her home town of Leawood, KS, in Boston, MA, and now in Northern Virginia. She is a founding member and is currently serving on the board of directors of Rabata, an organization dedicated to building of spiritual ties between women, the spiritual upbringing of women by women, and the establishment of the much needed female voice in Islamic learning and scholarship.