Ajman: H. H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman attended yesterday the inauguration ceremony of ” Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Centre for the Service of the Holy Quran” as well as the launch of the 6th edition of the ‘Ajman Holy Quran Award’.
The events were attended by H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman and Chairman of the Executive Council, Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Representative of Ajman Ruler for the Financial Affairs, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi Chairman of the Department of Tourism Development, other Sheikhs, scholars and heads of local departments.
Sheikh Humaid toured the centre main building and was briefed on heritage and other Islamic books displayed at the centre as well as paintings on “The Art of Arabic Calligraphy” of the calligrapher Adnan Noor Sharifi.
The activities of the centre will include printing copies of the Quran and books on Quranic wisdom as well as translation of the scripture into various languages.
The centre will also coordinate with similar organisations in the country to propagate the Quran’s message and hold events to this effect.
Dr. Omar Abdulrahman Al Nuaimi Director General of Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi Centre for serving Holy Quran accompanied Ajman Ruler and presented thanks and gratitude to Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid for the extra care he gives for the centre.