The Holy Quran Center affiliated to the Astan (custodianship) of the holy shrine held the programs in cooperation with the satellite center of the Astan.
Abdul Hadi Al-Abedi, head of the Quranic circles section of the Astanو said that the Holy Quran Center always commemorates religious occasions including the birthday anniversary of Ahlul-Bayt (AS) by holding Quranic programs.
Previous years’ programs were held with the participation of a large number of pilgrims of the holy shrine, but this year’s Eid Al-Ghadir was celebrated in a TV Quranic program due to the coronavirus restrictions.
He added that the first night session of the programs included Quran recitations by Alaa Al-Sadeqi, Qari and Muazzin of Kufa Mosque, and Ali Al-Zubaidi, a Quran reciter of Najaf, a religious speech delivered by Seyyed Qatad Al-Husseini, and Tawasheeh performance by Amer Al-Kazemi.
Sheikh Shubbar Ma’lah, Qari and Muazzin of the Astan, and Amer Al-Kazemi recited Quran’s verses on the second night.
Choral religious singing by the singing group of the Astan and Tawasheeh performance by Qasim Al-Jabouri other parts of the programs.