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Biography of Mohamed Siddiq El-Minshawi
Mohamed Siddiq El-Minshawi is one of the top readers of the Quran, he was born in 1920 in the village 'Munsha'a' of Sohag Governorate. He is originary from an ancient prophecy verses family, his father is the Sheikh Siddiq El-Minshawi and his brother is the Sheikh Mahmoud El Minshaoui.
Sheikh Mohamed Siddiq El-Minshawi completed the conservation of the Holy Quran in the age of 8.
Known for the beauty of his voice and his ability to transport through his recitations all deep meanings of Koranic words.
Twice married his first wife gave birth to four boys and two girls, and the second to five boys and four girls.
Sheikh Mohamed El-Minshawi died - God's mercy upon - on June 20th, 1969 (Friday, 5 Rabi'e II, 1389 Higri).