Sister Monawar was born in Saudi Arabia, she grew up in Saudi Arabia until 1991 then she moved with her parents to live in Damascus, Syria. She earned her bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Damascus. In 2001, She received a Tajweed Certificate in Quran which was in Riwaya Hafss an Assem an AL-Shatibiya and became a certified Quran teacher. She recently completed An-Nuraniyah Program in 2020 and successfully received the highest grade from Al Furqan Institute. She has been teaching Quran, Arabic, and Tajweed from 2002 until today. In 2013, she moved to the United States and started teaching Quran at Masjed Bilal in Lexington, Kentucky, as a Quran teacher. In 2017, She started teaching Quran, An-Nuraniyah and Arabic at Lexington Universal Academy School (LUA) for Elementary and Middle school.