Tajweed Course for beginner Part-7
Al-IKHFAA’ AL-HAQIQI الإخفاء الحقٌيقى
Ikhfaa means : hide or cover.
Al-IKHFAA’ AL-HAQIQIIn Tajweed: It is the pronunciation Of Noon Saakina or Tanween In a way so that the sound is between Idghaam and Izhaar .
The way of pronunciation:
When ‘Noon sakin’( ْن ) or a letter with tanween is followed by any of the ( 15 ) letters not included in those of idhgham, idh-haar or iqlaab , then the ‘nun sakin’ ( ْن ) or ‘tanween’ will be pronounced with a light nasal sound or ghunna – the ghunna will be held for two counts.
The ‘nun sakin’( ْن ) is there but will not be pronounced fully or heavily, it is pronounced as if it is hidden.
Any letter other than the lettes of Izhaar, Iqlaab or Idghaam letters.
ت ث ج د ذ س ش ص ض ط ظ ف ق ك
The Ghunnah for the Ikhfaa:
1- Heavy Ghunnah
2- Light Ghunnah
First: The Heavy Ghunnah ( غنة مفخمة )
If the Noon Saakina or the Tanween is followed by one of the heavy letters ( ظ ق ط غ ض ص خ ) the Sound of Ghunnah should also be heavy.
Second: The Light Ghunnah ( غنة مرققة )
If the Noon Saakin or the Tanween is followed by a light letter, the sound of Ghunnah should be light.
Practice reciting the following words observing a light hidden nasal sound or ghunna:
SIMPLE SUMMARY OF THE RULES OF NUN SAKIN AND TANWEEN:
Nun sakin and tanween are pronounced in one of the following ways depending on the letter or letters that follow them