The Top First (International Branch)
The Top First (International Branch)

(The Top First) International is one of the branches of Sheikh Jassim Bin Muhammad Al-Thani Quran Competition. It is held once every three years, since it constitutes part and parcel of Qatar’s custody of the Holy Qur’an.
The first winners of each and every international Qur’an competition can compete in this branch.

Main Conditions of Participation:

• The competitor should be the first winner of some international Qur’an competition (or semi-international competition in case obtaining consent of the Organizing Committee) or in Sheikh Jassim Bin Mohamed Al-Thani Qur’an Competition, i.e. the branch of memorizing the whole Qur’an in the last three years that precede the present competition.
• He has to produce an evidence that he has got the first rank.
• He has not got the first rank in the same branch before.

Objectives of the competition:

• Taking care of the Holy Qurán: recitation, learning and memorization.
• Improving the level of the Hafizes of the Qur'an.
• To stir up the spirit of competition among the Hafizes of the Holy Qurán.
• To demonstrate the role of State of Qatar in serving the Qur’an and its people who are the people of Allah and closest to Him.
• To participate in spreading and understanding the Qur’an.

“The Top First : International Branch” in the competition of Sheikh Jassim Bin Muhammad Al- Thani Qur’an receives Q.R. one million, which is the highest ever prize in the history of the Qur’anic competitions. At the same time,all participants will receive cash prizes.