This stage of the event will conclude on Wednesday night after the end of competitions in the recitation category.
Representatives of the provinces of Fars, Markazi, Tehran, Ardebil, Mazandaran, Yazd, Khuzestan, Golestan and Razavi Khorasan will showcase their talents on the final day of the category.
The final round of the competition is slated to be held in the central city of Isfahan in October.
In each category, 10 to 15 contenders will make it to the finals.
Memorization of the Quran (at different levels), Tarteel recitation, and Adhan (call to prayers) some other categories of the contest.
Iran’s national Quran competition is annually held with the participation of top Quran activists from across the country.
It is aimed at discovering Quranic talents and promoting Quranic activities in society.