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Somalia Government Closes Quran Schools

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The government of Somalia ordered the closure of Quran schools and religious education centers for two weeks.
Famous Saudi Qari Tests Positive for COVID-19
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Renowned Saudi Quran reciter Abubakr al-Shateri has contracted the coronavirus.
10:35 , 2020 Apr 01
Al-Azhar’s Quranic Advice for Facing Coronavirus Pandemic
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Fatwa Center of Egypt’s Al-Azhar Islamic Center has given some Quranic advice for dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
13:37 , 2020 Mar 30
Mauritania Mosques Play Quran Recitation 24/7
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Quran recitation is played on loudspeakers in mosques across Mauritania 24 hours a day.
22:01 , 2020 Mar 25
Dar-ul-Quran Center Launched in Indonesia’s Tangerang
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Dar-ol-Quran center was launched in the city of Tangerang in central Indonesia.
11:28 , 2020 Mar 18
Indonesia to Increase Quran Printing
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Indonesia’s Minister of Religious Affairs announced that the ministry plans to increase -printing of the Quran.
15:57 , 2020 Mar 16
Weekly Quranic Sessions in Canada’s Edmonton Canceled over Coronavirus Fears
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quranic session that is held every week at the University of Alberta in Canada’s Edmonton has been canceled until further notice.
14:05 , 2020 Mar 16
Old Quran Manuscript Restored in Karbala
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An old manuscript copy of the Holy Quran was restored by a center affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of Hazrat Abbas (AS) holy shrine in Karbala, Iraq.
14:47 , 2020 Mar 15
Astan of Imam Hussein (AS) Names Eid al-Mabath ‘World Quran Day’
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Astan (custodianship) of Imam Hussein (AS) holy shrine declared Eid al- Mabath (the Day Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was appointed to deliver His mission) as the world Quran day.
14:52 , 2020 Mar 11
Quranic Courses Held in Lebanon
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran Center affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Hussein's (AS) holy shrine has organized Quranic courses in different cities and towns in southern Lebanon.
14:47 , 2020 Mar 09
Egyptian Woman Writes Quran at 77
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sa’ad Abdulqadir, a 77-year-old Egyptian woman succeeded in writing down the entire Quran in two years.
12:40 , 2020 Mar 04
Renowned Lebanese Qari Laid to Rest
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The funeral for Sheikh Khaled Barakat, a prominent Lebanese Qari who died Sunday, was held on Sunday evening.
15:58 , 2020 Mar 02
Sheikh Barakat Was an Ambassador of Quran: Jordanian Expert
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Jordanian Quran expert Samih Ahmed Khaled Athamena described Sheikh Khaled Barakat, an eminent Lebanese Qari who died on Sunday, as an ambassador of the Quran.
16:50 , 2020 Mar 01