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Finalists of Iran Quran Contest’s Women’s Section Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top contenders in the women’s section of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition made it to the final round on Monday.

Top Participants in Nat’l Quran Memorization Exam Honored

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top participants in this year’s national examination on Quran memorization and Quranic concepts were honored in a ceremony on Sunday.

Women’s Section of Int’l Quran Contest Kicks Off in Tehran

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The opening ceremony of the women’s section of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition was held in Tehran on Saturday.

1st Day of Iran Int’l Quran Contest: 24 Qaris, Memorizers Showcase Quranic Skills

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A total of 24 Quran memorizers and reciters went to the stage to recite verses from the Quran on the first day of Iran’s 35th International Quran Competition.
Quranic Activities
Norwegian Quran Memorizer Says Interested in Egyptian Qari’s Recitation

Norwegian Quran Memorizer Says Interested in Egyptian Qari’s Recitation

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Asma Fadi Adra who is representing Norway in the women’s section of Iran’s International Quran Competition said she likes the Quran recitation style of Egyptian Qari Sheikh Mahmoud Khalil al-Husari.
23 Apr 2018, 12:04
Political
UN Chief Raps Saudi Air Raid on Wedding in Yemen

UN Chief Raps Saudi Air Raid on Wedding in Yemen

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN Secretary General strongly decried Saudi Arabia's deadly airstrike on a wedding ceremony in Yemen's Hajjah province.
24 Apr 2018, 09:42
Religious Activities
Sha’aban Eids Celebrated in Islamic Centers in Europe

Sha’aban Eids Celebrated in Islamic Centers in Europe

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Islamic centers in different European countries have been hosting ceremonies on the birthday anniversaries of Imam Hussein (AS), Hazrat Abbas (AS) and Imam Sajjad (AS) over the past few days.
22 Apr 2018, 12:40
World
Rare Palimpsest of Quran Up for Auction at Christie’s in London

Rare Palimpsest of Quran Up for Auction at Christie’s in London

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Christie’s in London is set to auction off an exceedingly rare palimpsest of a Quran during its Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds including Oriental Rugs and Carpets event on April 26.
24 Apr 2018, 08:42
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