Withing the activities of the cultural week held in Islamabad, Pakistan, by the Imam Husain Holy Shrine, in cooperation with the Al-Kauther University and the El-Abbas Holy Shrine, holding a Quran memorizing competition for the youth.
More than 20 Quran young reciters participated.
The standards of Quran recitation followed were as the international standards. The judges at the competition corrected the reciters according to the most accurate rules of recitation.
On the third day of the cultural week, the delegation attended a meeting at Imam Es-Sadiq (Peace Be Upon Him) Mosque. The meeting was opened with the reciting verses of the Noble Quran by the Quran reciter of the Imam Husain Holy shrine Haj Adil El-Kerbala'i, and then followed by a speech delivered by the Friday's Sermon Preacher Sheikh Safa En-Nejefi, in which he extended his thankfulness to the delegation of the Imam Husain and the El-Abbas Holy Shrine and the great efforts made by them in terms of holding the cultural week in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Saed afdhel Esh-Shami, the Deputy Secretary-General of the Imam Husain holy shrine and the head of the delegation delivered a speech in which he extended his gratitude for the unique welcome by Pakistani people.