Aleikum wa rahmatu lilahi wa barakatuh
Wa alaikum assalaam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh,
In the reading
of Hafs ‘an ‘Aasim min tareeq At-Tayyibah there are a few ways that
vowel counts except when there is the lengthening of the word indicating
exception in a phrase stating there is no deity except Allah, the One
and Only, then
is four vowel counts. This
specific lengthening is called ,
and this “lengthening for glorification” gives emphasis to the fact that
there is no deity except Allah. This
happens in such phrases as:
, to site a few
six vowel counts in this way, with changes in some other rules. One needs to
know all the rules before implementing this way in their recitation.
alaikum wa rahmatullah.