Rare Quran Sold at Christie's for £7 Million

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A rare Quran written on Chinese paper has sold at auction for £7,016,250.
Centuries-Old Copy of Quran Donated to Iran’s National Library
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A rare manuscript copy of the Quran has been donated to the National Library and Archives of Iran, an official said.
15:23 , 2020 Jun 30
Retired Man in Egypt Writes Quran in Notebooks
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mohamed Abdul Maqsud is a retired Egyptian who has written the entire Quran in notebooks four times now.
10:16 , 2020 Jun 30
Russian Envoy Stresses Boosting Religious Dialogue with Iran  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Russian’s ambassador in Tehran stressed the importance of boosting religious dialogue with Iran to reach a mutual understanding.
15:21 , 2020 Jun 27
Christie’s to Host Live Auction Dedicated to Islamic, Indian Art
TEHRAN (IQNA) – British auction house Christie’s will on Thursday host its first live sale since the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown which will be dedicated to Islamic and Indian art.
17:31 , 2020 Jun 24
Quran Engraved Tablets Found in Mecca
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Saudi construction company found a number of stone tablets with verses of the Quran engraved on them.
14:51 , 2020 Jun 24
Saudi University Investigates Features of Early Manuscripts of Quran
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Umm Al Qura University in Saudi Arabia launched a research program to investigate the features of early manuscripts of the Holy Quran.
17:28 , 2020 Jun 14
Law in Pakistan Bans Publication of Islamic Material in Textbooks without Scholars’ Approval
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Punjab Assembly in Pakistan enacted a law on Tuesday that stipulates that no material related to Islam can be published as part of textbooks unless it is approved by the Muttahida Ulema Board Punjab.
16:09 , 2020 Jun 10
Work on Quranic Studies to Be Unveiled at Russia Book Fair
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A collection of articles on Quranic studies, published in cooperation with Anthropology Museum of Saint Petersburg, will be unveiled at the Russia’s Red Square Book Fair.
14:36 , 2020 Jun 07
7th Science and Technology Exchange Program Features Coronavirus Battle
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Officials from Argentina and Kazakestan gave inaugural messages in the opening ceremony of the 7th Science and Technology Exchange Program (STEP) forum on Thursday, May 28, which featured scientific efforts to fight the coronavirus.
20:41 , 2020 May 28
WFPIST Launches Quranic App
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought (WFPIST) has launched a Quranic app on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.
14:22 , 2020 May 06
‘Islam in View of Shia’ Published in Greek
TEEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Cultural Center in Athens, Greece, has published a book titled “Islam in view of Shia”.
14:31 , 2020 Mar 02
Encyclopedia of World of Islam: 27th Volume Published
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 27th volume of Encyclopedia of World of Islam was published in Iran.
14:20 , 2020 Feb 22