Al Faleh Educational Holding has hosted the Sheikh Faleh bin Nasser al-Thani 18th annual Qur'an Competition.
Dr Sheikha Aisha bint Faleh al-Thani, founder and chairperson, sponsored the competition and met with its organising committee.
The competition, which was launched on April 30, concluded on May 26 with a major ceremony held at Doha Academy’s Al Waab branch.
The competition was divided into two sections. The first section was for students from Doha Academy - kindergarten to secondary school, while the second section was for all schools in Qatar.
The competition had a total of 529 participants.
Doha Academy principal Edward Cooper said, “Events such as these, which bring schools together to promote Islamic values, are extremely rewarding. The recitation skills of the students who participated astounded me in terms of knowledge and beauty.”
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