Qari Sheikh Abdelkarim Edghouch was born in Morocco. He memorized the entire Qur'an at the age of nine, after which he studied the Seven recitations with an authentic chain to the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). He participated in many Qur'anic Contests, locally in Morocco and internationally, in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, Iran and other countires, and was ranked first place in most of them. He was ranked first place among 20,000 contestants at the Hassan II Award (former King of Morocco).
Shaykh Abdelkarim is a graduate of the Quranic Institute In Rabat, Morocco. He used to be the official reciter for the local Moroccan TV channels before he moved to the United States where he now resides. He received many Ijazas with an authentic chain from him to our beloved Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him).
He is now located in Dallas, Texas, where he works as the Director of the Tanzeel Academy. Within 11 years of living in Dallas, Alhamdulillah, Shaykh Abdelkarim has taught nearly 100 students who have completed the memorization of the Quran with proper recitation skills under him. He is also the brother of Qari Youssef Edghouch and Qari Abderrahim Edhgouch.