Mojtaba Mohammadi, Friday Imam of Kuhsar, and CEO of the Quranic Institute of Problems with the media
According to IQNA reporter, Hojjatoleslam and Muslims Mojtaba Mohammadi, CEO of Mushkat Institute, said in a press conference on January 28 at the International Virtual Quran Recitation Competition "Mishkat" held in IQNA assembly hall: "Mushkat Quranic competitions in 1998 in Alborz province" It was held in 1999 in Tehran and Alborz provinces and in 1400 in the country. Also, this year, we will have a recitation contest at the international level and virtually by selecting the first verse of Surah Al-Qiyamat with the voice of Master Abdul Basit Mohammad Abdul Samad.
He continued: A site has been created in three languages, Persian, Arabic and English, for uploading files and information. Those who are interested can send their video recitation file to https://www.mqmeshkat.ir/ and Mqmeshkat.ir Instagram page from 12 December to 12 February this year. Prizes will be awarded to the top three, with the first prize going to $ 1,000, the second prize to $ 700, and the third prize to $ 500.
The director of Mishkat Institute stated that professors such as Rezvan Darvish from Syria and Mohammad Hossein Saeidian, Mohammad Hossein Sabzali and Abbas Imam Jomeh from our country will judge this competition: In this period, we have no age limit and the competition will be held only at the men's level.
Mohammadi, stating that the opening ceremony will be in the sacrifice complex of Kuhsar city of Alborz province, said: This ceremony will begin with the recitation of Karim Mansouri and then Ayatollah Hosseini Hamedani, representative of the Supreme Leader in the province and Hojjatoleslam Taghavi, representative of Tehran people in the parliament Islami will be the special speakers of this program. Also in this program, the message of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi to this period of competitions will be read.
Referring to the objectives of the recitation contest, he said: "Creating an atmosphere of healthy competition among the Quranic youth of the Islamic world, recognizing the existing capacities in Islamic countries, interacting with Quranic forces active in other countries and introducing Iran's Quranic capacity to other countries are among the objectives of this contest."
Mohammadi pointed out that in this competition, all films will be initially judged and 100 people will be selected from the submitted works for the next judging: "The jury will review these works and in the end, three recitations will be selected." The closing ceremony of this competition will be held in person and simultaneously with the resurrection of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) on the 10th of Esfandmah of this year and its details will be announced later.
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The director of the Institute of Problems, noting that the planning of these competitions is done by a strategic council, said: "We proceed according to these policies." The council is chaired by Hojjatoleslam Taghavi, a representative of the people of Tehran, who chairs various committees, including media and propaganda, executive, support, etc., and international councils are also members of this council, including Abbas Imam Juma, Mohammad Hossein Sabzali, chairman of the technical committee, and Mohammad Hossein Saeidian pointed out.
He said that to date, eight meetings of the Strategic Council have been held, the result of one of which is an e-reading contest, which we hope will lead to a good event in this regard. And will definitely have a high level of competition.
In response to IQNA's question about the need to hold this competition and not to parallel it with other competitions, including the Majlisi Recitation Festival, Mohammadi said: "Competitions such as the Majlisi Recitation Festival have many differences with the recitation of problems. .
The director of the Institute of Problems continued: "The more Qur'an competitions are held and the word of God is propagated, the more people will be directed to this position, and this is the issue of promoting the Qur'an." Many may be motivated if they do not rank in other competitions to be ranked in this competition with effort. Success in a competition depends on the readiness of the participant, and therefore victory in all competitions and disciplines depends on complete readiness, because competition is tough.
Regarding the necessity of leveling these competitions and preventing the presence of the top rank in previous periods in this period, he told IQNA: "For the next year, it has been decided that those who are ranked in this competition will not be allowed to participate in it and in other Disciplines to participate; Therefore, other disciplines will be added to these competitions next year.
Mehdi Ghasrizadeh, the head of the propaganda and information committee of the Mushkat Quranic Competition, said about the methods of propaganda of this competition at the world level: "The information committee is divided into three sections." One part is holding news conferences and communication with news agencies, the other part is internal, for which we have considered teaser ads and cyberspace. For example, we have extensive information about sites and cyberspace activists through which these advertisements are made.
The editor of Quranic news of Sima added: "We have also held meetings with Al-Mustafa University (PBUH) for propaganda at the international level to promote this contest in their classes and cyberspace." It has also been spoken to various Quranic pages on Instagram to publish the advertisements of this contest.
In another part of the meeting, Mohammadi, the managing director of the Institute of Problems, complained to the Tehran Municipality about the lack of cooperation and support in allocating a place to hold the ceremony: "Unfortunately, despite the fact that Chen