12:16 - February 09, 2020
News ID: 3470582
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of a Quran competition for students of religious schools in Kargil district of Kashmir was held by the Imam Khomeini (RA) Memorial Trust.


The Quranic event was organized on the occasion of the Ten Day Fajr (Dawn) event and concurrent with the 40th day after the martyrdom of General Qassem Soleimani, commander of the IRGC Quds Force.

Fifty-six students competed in two groups of girls and boys and three winners in each group were awarded.

The Imam Khomeini (RA) Memorial Trust in Kargil, which is affiliated to the Iranian Cultural Center in India, holds different programs for the 10 days every year, including Quranic, cultural and religious activities.

Every year, millions of Iranians across the country observe ten days of celebrations marking the anniversary of the victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution that put an end to the monarchy of the US-backed Pahlavi regime in the country.

The day of Imam Khomeini’s return to Iran marks the beginning of the Ten Days of Dawn, which culminates with the anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution on February 11.

The Iranian nation toppled the US-backed Pahlavi regime 41 years ago, ending the 2,500 years of monarchic rule in the country.

The Islamic Revolution spearheaded by the late Imam Khomeini established a new political system based on Islamic values and democracy.

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