Qaris

Qaris

A Tatar unit of length equivalent to 44.45 millimeters. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.
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Participants will go through selection procedures and top Qaris from each zone will make their way to the second round in Kabul.
As many 32 qaris and naat khawans took part in the competition.
ISLAMABAD -- National award holder Qari and Student of the International Islamic University, Islamabad (IIUI), Qari Mubashir Dilawar Khattak shall represent Pakistan in the "3rd International Husn-e-Qirat Competition" for young Qaris of the Muslim countries, to be held at Tabriz, Iran, on September 12, 2012.
Young Qaris from more than 65 Islamic countries are participating in this International Husn-e-Qirat Competition.
Rhythmic beats of duff, melodious renditions and vocal pearls of the Holy Quran by Qaris and Naat Khawans spell bound the jam packed hall and the audience kept showering accolades, admirations and reciting the holy verses to pay a humble tribute to their beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him).
Famous Qaris from Iran and Pakistan participated in the function.