SHAFAQNA – Dar-ol-Quran Al-Karim in Germany plans to organize the third edition of a contest on Adhan, and memorization, recitation and concepts of the Holy Quran on April 3 – 5.
According to fa.izhamburg, Quran recitation, Adhan and Tawasheeh for male participants, Tarteel for female participants, and Quran memorization and concepts for both groups are the categories of the competition.
Among the objectives of the competition are dissemination of the culture and teachings of the Holy Quran in European countries, providing an opportunity for promotion of Quran activists and exchange of experience among top Quran reciters and memorizers and creating unity in the Quranic society in Europe.
The competition will be held in two age groups including participants less than 16 and above 16.
Top participants of the previous editions of the contest can compete in a different category this year.
Those willing to participate in the recitation category should be introduced by Dar-ol-Quran centers of their countries or else email an audio file of their recitation.
First to the third rank winners in recitation category will be respectively awarded a Hajj pilgrimage package, 1200 Euros and 1000 Euros.
Top participants will also represent their countries in various international Quran competitions.
In the memorization category, the participants will compete in memorization of the entire Quran, 20, 10 and 5 Juzes (parts) of the Quran.
Competition in the Quranic concepts will be held in written form and contenders should be familiar with translation of the entire Quran (in Persian, English, Dutch and Turkish).
The opening ceremony of the competition will be held on April 3 from 5 p.m. local time.