"Participants need to perfectly memorise and eloquently recite the Quran in full, and should not be over 25 years old at the time of the contest, which sees stiff competition between participants from all over the globe," said Ahmad Al Zahid, member of the organising committee and head of DIHQA
's media unit.
Ibrahim Mohammed Bu Melha, adviser to the Ruler of Dubai for Cultural and Humanitarian Affairs and Dihqa
chairman, said 23-year-old Muath Mahmoud Amir Bin Hamid of Libya, won the top position and got a prize money of Dh250,000.
Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, and members of the DIHQA
Ibrahim Bu Melha, head of the organizing committee of DIHQA
, told reporters that the prestigious title was awarded to King Salman for his noble positions and tremendous contributions in the service of Islam, Muslims and the holy mosques.
Over the years, DIHQA
has brought together experts and students of the Quran on one platform.
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Dubai, UAE: The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted at its premises on Sunday the second lecture of the Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA
) which was delivered by Sheikh Sulaiman Al Jubailan.
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) on Wednesday night.
As an official Sponsor of the 16th Dubai International Holy Qur'an Award (DIHQA
), du will broadcast the competition free-of-charge to its du TV customers for the third consecutive year.
Yusuf Estes, an American Muslim preacher and teacher, was named the Islamic Personality of the Year at the 16th Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA
Summary: After successfully hosting the 13th DIHQA
event at the Chamber auditorium, Dubai Chamber reaffirms its continued support to the annual event
Dubai: Malaysian wonder-boy Mohammad Bin Ahmad Zahid, 13, took the honours at the Dubai International Holy Quran Awards (DIHQA
), this year.