Since its establishment in 1986, Dar Al-Maarifa has held the secretariat of publishing that is committed to everything that is related to the needs of the nation and society. and Tajweed Quran with Time-color coding, and its various publications, and its readings, translations and other distinguished services, was the summary of this commitment, bearing in mind keeping up with the latest contemporary technologies in a spirit of renewed innovation to reach All over the world.
For the past 36 years, Dar Al Maarifah has simplified Quran recitation for millions of Muslims around the world. Today, we continue to serve the Holy Quran creatively with more than 40 branches, agent and distributors around the world. We take pride in being a part of the journey of millions of Muslims to better recite the Holy Quran.
Dar Almarifa for Publishing, Distribution and Artistic Production, established by Dr. Eng. Subhi Taha in Damascus - Syria in 1986
Dar Almarifa began its work by publishing scientific and heritage books and it published 240 books until 1990. .
Dar Almarifa was honored between 1991 and 1994 to work on publishing the Tajweed Quran, which was patented by Dr. Eng. Subhi Taha, and since then Dar Almarifa has specialized in serving this Holy Quran by disseminating the idea of the Tajweed Quran and applying it to laser discs and Quranic TV programs, In addition to the printed Quran.
In 1996, Dar Almarifa produced its own Tv program named (the Visual Tajweed) and satellite channels broadcasted its first episodes in the blessed month of Ramadan in that year. Later on, Dar Almarifa resumed the production of its distinguished Quranic programs: (From the Seven Readings), (Encyclopedia of Quranic Subjects) in Arabic and English versions, (Surat Al-Quran) in Arabic and English versions, Let's Learn Recitation Program , (wratil alquran tirtila) Program, (Miraculous Dual Verses) Program, (Let's Read and Rise) Program, (Read with Care) Program and (Loving Vision for the Family and Companions) Program.
In 1999, the Islamic Research Academy in Al-Azhar Al-Sharif adopted the Tajweed Quran issued by Dar Almarifa, and the Quran Review Committee in Al-Azhar recommended that the Tajweed Quran issued by Almarifa be unique in terms of color coding on Tajweed rules.
Dar Almarifa was honored in the holy month of Ramadan in 2001 with the opening of its new gallery, and it was named "House of the Quran".
In 2002, Dar Almarifa added a new dimension to its work by practicing industrial activity after it established a factory to produce the (Al-Munir Quran) device according to the highest international specifications, which was patented for the two engineers Sobhi and Adnan Taha.
Dr. Eng. Subhi Taha received a new patent for the DPQ digital pocket Quran with its Ottoman drawing, which was produced by Dar Almarifa in 2006. Dar Almarifa also released its distinguished TV program (Let's learn recitation) consisting of 600 episodes, which won the award of the Ninth Gulf Festival for TV Programs. And also completed the program (wratil alquran tirtila) .
On 27/3/2006, Eng. Sobhi Taha was awarded a PhD in Creativity from the International Federation in France for authors in Arabic outside the Arab world.
On 19/2/2008, Dr. Eng. Subhi Taha was honored in the United Arab Emirates by awarding him the Ras Al Khaimah Holy Quran Award
On 02/04/2008, the Tajweed Quran was printed with verbal translation according to the local languages for all languages (English - French - Russian - German - Spanish - Turkish).
On 28/01/2008, we started adding the Optional Pause Space idea to the Tajweed Quran publications.
In 2013, Dr. Eng. Sobhi Taha was awarded the title of Global Inventor and the S.U.N.L Quality Excellence Certificate from the American Arab Board
In 2018, Dar Almarifa published the book Muhammad, may the blessings of Allah be upon him, a New and Systematic Approach of the Prophet's Sunnah, in Arabic, English and Urdu
Dar Almarifa printed the Tajweed Quran in many readings and narrations (Hafs an Asim- Warsh an Nafi- Warsh and Nafi by Al Asbahani- Al Dori an Abi Amro- Qaloon an Nafi- Khallad an Hamzah- Ibn Katheer's reading in two Narrations of Qunbul and Al-Bazzi - Shubah an Asim- Al Sousi an Abi Amr- Ibn Amer's reading in two Narrations of Hisham and Ibn Zakwan- Al-Kisa’i's reading in two Narrations of Al Dori and In Al Harith- Khalaf an Hamzah- Abi Jaafar's reading in two Narrations of Ibn Jumaz and Ibn Wardan) and also in most of the international languages (English - French - Russian - German - Spanish - Turkish - Chinese - Urdu-Persian) and various types of covers and sizes; So that the Tajweed Quran will be in the hands of all Muslims around the world and for all Muslims.
Our main branches are in Syria, Egypt, Turkey, Lebanon and the United Kingdom to cover the spread of the Tajweed Quran around the world. Our agents and distributors cover all Qurans for more than 30 countries around the world. To find out, click here