With the participation of more than 90 young reader of the Holy Quran from the different Iraqi provinces, the activities of the national project of the prince of readers held by the Institute of the Holy Quran (the Centre of the readers and memorizers) at the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, was launched at the complex of Sheikh Al-Kulayni of the Al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine.
The opening ceremony of this project was attended by specialists and teachers of the Holy Quran and the participants, and it began with the recitation of verses of the Holy Quran and the word of the Director of the Institute of the Holy Quran Sheikh Jawad Al-Nasrawi, in which he explained the goals for which this project was established, and which will be the the starting point for a number of future Quranic projects that will be supported and sponsored by the Institute of the Holy Quran. He also urged the participants to make every effort to take advantage of this project, hoping that these students will be representing their country in the international competitions.
For his part, the Executive Director of this project, Mr. Ali Al-Bayati has presented a brief explanation of the vision and the objectives of the project, the committees and the mechanisms that will be used in the calculation of points.
The ceremony was concluded by a recitation of Sayed Hassanein Al-Helo followed by a brief word about the impact of knowing the famous readers' lives on the psyche of the readers to improve its skills, noting that one of the most important advices of the great readers is to start by imitating the recitation of the masters of recitation on the right rules and the beginner reader has to make the right choice considering the reader that he will start imitating, which requires a guidance and advice of the specialist teachers, which will be achieved through this project for every participant, God willing.
It is worth mentioning that this project is held under the supervision of qualified teachers from inside and outside Iraq in order to create a distinguished Quranic generation that will continue the Quranic march in steady steps, and to prepare talented youth for the recitation on a modern system within technical study on an ideal and short period. This project teaches the students of elementary and middle schools in various Iraqi provinces by taking advantage of summer vacation in order to prepare a large group of young readers to reach a good level of recitation in almost two months as a first stage of this project.
It is noted that at the conclusion of this project, the ten best students will be given a gift ( Umrah) in addition to other gifts to all participating students, and working on the follow-up of the talented readers after their graduation through our agents in the provinces in an ongoing basis commensurate with periods of their academic studies. we will rely on the graduates to represent the Institute's ceremonies either inside or outside the holy city of Karbala, and then selecting the graduates for the future international competitions according to their ages inside and outside Iraq.