The UOK witnessed the opening ceremony of ‘Quran Teaching Center’ in collaboration with the General Secretariat of Kufa Mosque. The President of the UOK, Prof. Dr. Akeel Abed Yaseen, stated that the center deals with Quranic studies and researches concerning the Quran. It will also hold courses for teaching the art of recitation, tajweed and Quran memorization. The opening was attended by researchers, Quran reciters, professors and students. The center aims at uplifting the cultural Quranic level, standing up against the western cultural invasion, and discovering and embracing students inherent talents in the art of recitation, memorization and interpretation.
The director of the center, Mr. Hadi Hanoon, pointed out that the center consists of five units: Memorization and Recitation, Researches and Quranic Studies, Ceremonies and Quranic Competitions, Management and Computing Affairs, and Internet Unit.