Educating the children on the Holy Quran helps to build a conscious generation committed to religion, and helps them to recognize the teachings of Islam at an early stage of their lives making the Holy Quran the approach of their lives when they will grow up. The Holy Quran is the spring of souls, its recitation make the soul flowers bloom spreading the beautiful perfume of the words of God Almighty.
Therefore, in order to root the Quran in the souls of future youth and amid great presence and interaction, the summer courses for the recitation and memorization of the Holy Quran continue for more than eighteen thousand students in different places in several provinces of the country. These courses are organized by the Institute of the Holy Quran at the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine. 2000 of these students are having their lessons in form of faith circles named after the Holy Prophet (Allah's prayers be upon him and upon his holy Household) and Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) in the shrine of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him). These courses included a series of Islamic educational lessons to recite the Holy Quran, learning jurisprudence and belief by specialized professors for forty-five days by three hours per day.
The Director of the Institute of the Holy Quran; Sheikh Jawad Nasrawi said: "What has been achieved in this record time is something that makes us feel great happiness and pride, because we have been able -all praise to God- to teach more than (18000) students lessons that will give them integrity and guidance in the coming age" .
The project aims at preparing a generation of young people having the approach of the two weighs [Thaqalayn] - the Holy Quran and Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) -. The number of participants in these courses is increasing year after year. After the project started with 150 students in 2011 and then increased to more than 6,000 students in 2014 and more than 10,000 students in 2016, to continue to increase to more than 16,000 students in 2017.