Hajjah Maria Ulfah is an internationally acclaimed reciter of the Holy Qur’an and is the first woman to win an international Qur’an recitation competition. She has popularized the Egyptian style of recitation and currently serves as director of the women’s department of the Institute for Qur’an Study in Indonesia. She also lectures at the National Islamic University in Indonesia.
Source of Influence: Qur’an Reciters
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