"The Arabic word meaning" pious women, Solehah "titled 13-episode prime time program, a charismatic young Muslim women their religious knowledge as well as their oratory skills and personality will feature talent contest judged by the clergy.
Most of the Muslim religious communities, both men and women in Muslim countries remain a field dominated by men, but preaching to the producer of the show, but mostly Muslim Southeast Asian country is something in the hope of change.
"American Idol singer, if you can help the development of their participants to develop the Islamic preachers to Muslim women for the purpose of our show," Mokhtar, brand managers to produce a show Zulkarnaen private tv station said.
The show begins airing in October and "Imam Muda," or the rival TV station displays the best Mambo or the Mambo men seeking young Muslim leaders was hit on the heels of the Islamic theme show is as follows: Imam Muda is set to enter the second season.
Tv stations in the previous statement, that's reality TV show the lack of women and religion in the catering and there was a view, "he said.
"In recognition of the role of women in the development of Islam Solehah while unofficially aims to be a gig to provide religious education," he added.
Means literally "da'wah," women, Islam spread Arabic words are being judged primarily by their skills. Be a better Muslim means actually mainly Muslims their religious instruction to the audience.
Aged between 20 and 30, Solehah, Muslim women open audition was held in the capital city of 2, the first day on Saturday, some dressed in colorful headscarves and accompanied by their mothers, a group of women.
They can recite the Quran, the Muslim victims of natural disasters, such as the responsibility of the third religion lecture of instant ability has been tested by the selection panel.
Amy Sofia Ahmad, 25, participated in some conservative Muslim Quranic studies graduate training in Egypt to audition Muslim women and promoting yourself so publicly on television and frown upon.
"But we live in the modern world, so why do we need to continue to spread the religion and television background remains an important medium?" she said.
Prizes still to be determined. The Imam of the mosque Imam Muda men's prize money for the program, the car, 30,000 ringgit or leader ($ 9922) cash prize, and Saudi Arabia's Al-Medina University, a four-year scholarship.