The Quran reciting sessions will commence at the holy shrine of Hazrat Zeinab (SA), sister of Imam Hussein (AS), in Damascus on January 2, 2021 Iran’s Quran TV, the organizer of the sessions, announced, according to Tehran Times.
Iranian reciters Seyyed Javad Hosseini and Yusef Jafarzadeh will attend the session at the shrine.
Muhammad Nabil Amhaz, Mahdi Shamuni and Hamzah Munim will give recitations in Dahiyeh, a suburb of Beirut, Lebanon.
Sessions will also be held in the Iraqi cities of Baghdad and Najaf and Majid Talebizadeh, Mojtaba Yadollahi and Rasul Doostmohammadi will recite on Commander Soleimani’s grave in his hometown Kerman.
IRIB Quran will cover the sessions live from 6:30 to 8 pm.
IRGC Quds Force chief Soleimani, Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces deputy commander Abu-Mahdi al-Muhandes, and a number of their colleagues were martyred in a U.S. air raid in Baghdad on January 3.
Over the past year, Commander Soleimani has been commemorated in numerous Iranian and international cultural events.
In addition, books about him became bestsellers in the country, and a large number of books have also arrived in the book market.