As many as 139 Quran memorizers and reciters who have taken Quranic courses organized by the Astan (custodianship) of the holy shrine, will be honored at the event.
It will be held at Sheikh Saduq Hall of the mausoleum at 5 PM.
Recitation of verses from the Quran by senior Qari Mohammad Barkhordari, screening a Quranic clip, and presentation of a report by Mutaz Aqaee, head of the Astan’s Quran Teaching Department, will be parts of the ceremony.
Abdul Azim Hassani(AS), also known as Shah Abdol Azim, was a fifth generation descendant of Imam Hassan ibn Ali (AS) and a companion of Imam Muhammad Taqi (AS).
The Astan of the holy shrine is very active in Quranic fields, holding Quranic programs such as recitation sessions and memorization classes on a regular basis.