Among the series of Qur'anic activities and events that the Institute of the Holy Quran has established and organized in the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, is its establishment of Quranic courses such as the course of the Noor az-Zahra (peace be upon her) for the recitation of Quran held by the branch of the Institute in Baghdad, which closing ceremony was held in the shrine of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) in the presence of 60 graduate students.
The Qur'anic Forum, which was held in conjunction with the commemoration of the martyrdom anniversary of the immaculate Lady Fatima az Zahra (peace be upon her), started with a recitation of the verses of the Glorious Book of God by the reader of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine Ammar Al-Hilli, followed by the recitation the Holy Quran by one of the students of the course, Sheikh Abbas Al-Azerjawi.
The official of the branch of the Quranic Institute in the capital Baghdad, Mr. Nabil Sa'edi, said: "More than (60) readers of the Holy Quran have graduated from this course, which included intensive lessons by competent professors, and continued for more than six consecutive months. And today we celebrate the graduation of the students of this course in the sanctuary of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) coinciding with the martyrdom anniversary of Lady az-Zahra (peace be upon her), and we have decided that their graduation is held on her martyrdom anniversary because this course is named after her (peace be upon her).
At the end of the ceremony, appreciation certificates were distributed by the Director of the Institute of the Holy Quran Sheikh Jawad Nasrawi to the students participating in the course.
The participants also thanked all those who held this course from the Institute of the Holy Quran and the holy shrine giving them the opportunity to learn the Holy Quran.