Alazaan LLC, an Atlanta based company recently launched the first customized Islamic Mobile Application in the US. The launching ceremony was held at the Al Farooq Masjid in Atlanta.
“It is the mission of Alazaan to bring to the market alternative lifestyle products under the guidance of scholars employing state-of-the-art technology,” said a press release issued
The mobile application launched by Alazaan (for Symbian CLDC1.1, MIDP 2.0, Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 and up, Palm and Blackberry; iPhone and Android) incredibly, contains an array of features and study tools that are utterly astonishing. It certainly does not intend to replace the learned muallim (teacher/guide). It not only provides an easy access to information that is vital and important but also acts as a reminder of our duty towards our creator, said the release.
Mobile Muallim ships with pre-configured designates of over 4000 locations in the US, so no matter where you are or where you travel, prayer times are on your mobile screen. You can also set alerts for every Salaat, maintain alarms for every Prayer including Tahajud Prayer/Ramadan Suhr, while enjoying the ability to customize the alert type/time for every individual Prayer.
It includes a Qibla direction software, that guides the user to face the Ka’ba in prayer. It also comes loaded with a dynamic Hi’jri Calendar (Islamic Calendar), which the user can update with the changing moon cycle.
Mobile Muallim comes with a comprehensive section for Salaat (Prayer): Requirements before and during salaat, Nawafil/Optional Salaat, Jumuah Salaat, Taraweeh Salaat,Salaat-ul-Iydayn, Salaat-ul-Janazah,What invalidates Salaat and more. Dua’s of the Prophet (saw): Morning and Evening dua’s, Prayers for this World and the Hereafter,Duas for every occasion and more. Fundamentals of Islam: Imaan/Faith, Prophets mentioned in the Quran, Angels of Allah, Books of the previous Prophets, Ghusl/Obligatory Bath, Wudhu/Ablution and Importance of Sunnah. Tasbeeh (meditation counter).
For those new to mobile phone the program guides in understanding and using its graphical interface, making it easier for the user to navigate and use the program to its potential.
The program is very fast. Those who have used any application will feel right at home with Mobile Muallim’s menus, support, dialog boxes and multiple windows.
Mobile Muallim also comes with a free AlQuran. AlQuran is a complete Quran Reader/Viewer and Reciter.
The audio version of AlQuran comes with the voices you come to recognize. Priced at $25, Mobile Muallim is a comprehensive, fun, interactive tool that can be used by adults, teenagers and children alike. It is an application that has come to be viewed as must-have for all people irrespective of their age, gender, financial or educational background.
System Requirements for Mobile Muallim: Mobile Phone with either with Symbian OS, Windows Mobile Professional 5.0 and up OS, Palm, Blackberry. The phone should be MIDP2.0 and CLDC 1.1.