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60-Day Quran Memorization Program to Start in Belgium

An Islamic institute in the Belgian capital is planning to hold a program in which the participants memorize the entire Quran in two months.

The El-Hikma Islamic Institute in Brussels is organizing the program, which is to begin in the near future, elhikma website reported.

The institute in a statement said its method for learning the Quran by heart is unique all over Europe.

It said prominent Belgian Quran expert Sheikh Muhammad Lamasia will be teachings the 2-month course.
According to the statement, registration for the program will start in mid-March.

The El-Hikma Islamic Institute has also been holding Tajweed recitation courses for different age groups since the beginning of the current year.

Belgium is home to an estimated 650,000 Muslims, or around 6 percent of the overall population, based on an average of several statistical estimates. Most of the country’s Muslims live in the capital Brussels.

Source: ABNA