The ceremony comprised of Quran recitations performed by four winner students who showed their recitation skills by applying the "Tajweed" rules and sound pronunciation followed by a poet about the significance of Quran memorization and rank of the Quran reciter and memorizer
in life and after death.
Runaway box office winner was "Enteng Kabisote" (Vincent Memorizer
), a fantasy-comedy aimed at the kiddie market which grossed PhP 83.6 million ($1.5 million) at the conclusion of the two-week event.
A toppler of 111,111 dominoes, a memorizer
of pi up to 67,890 digits, a spinner of 28 basketballs simultaneously and the world's loudest finger snapper are among the subjects of "Breaking and Entering," director Benjamin Fingerhut's attempt to ascertain the whys and wherefores of those who seek to break Guinness records.
Riyadh, Safar 15, 1437, November 27, 2015, SPA -- Hamza bin Tariq Saleh Hadawy, a Saudi holy Quran memorizer
, has won the second place in the competition of memorizing the Holy Quran and application of the phonetic rules of its recitation recently held in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The ceremony begins with the memorizer
wearing a special traditional dress.
President Ali Abdullah Saleh attended on Thursday the graduation ceremony of the first soldier batch of Koran memorizers
at the al Saleh Sharia Sciences College at al Saleh Mosque.
The ceremony will be attended by world's top Quran reciters and memorizers
. The 27th edition includes a story writing section, the Islamic republic news agency reported.It will be held in three categories, namely Quran and Prophet Muhammad's (PBUH) household, Quran and insight and humanities.
There are 28,609 men and women teachers at various institutions, and the number of Qur'an memorizers
has reached 7,249, he said.
On his part, Shaikh Hassan expressed honour in being in Bahrain among the host of Muslim scholars and Memorizers
of the Holy Quran.
He added that USD 70,000 worth of donations were given to 550 very poor Syrian families, widows, Koran memorizers
, handicapped and cancer patients.
World's top Quran reciters and memorizers
will attend the ceremony that will be wrapped up on July 14.Some 90 Quran reciters and memorizers
from 60 countries will participate in the event.