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 popularised the Egyptian style of recitation, and currently serves as Director of the Women’s Department at Institut Ilmu Al-Quran in Jakarta. She also lectures at the Islamic University of Indonesia.
Source of Influence: Qur’an Reciters
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