The opening ceremony of the FIFA Football World Cup in Qatar was started with the recitation of the Holy Quran. The recitation of the Holy Quran was done by a disabled Hafiz of the Qur’an, Ghanim Lal Muftah, in which a very good verse of Surah Hujarat was selected, which had a special lesson on monotheism and equality.
FIFA Football World Cup started with recitation of Holy Quran
The disabled Hafiz of the Qur’an was greatly appreciated by thousands of spectators. The grand opening ceremony showcased the culture and traditions of Qatar while also trying to unite cultures around the world, the opening ceremony was shown on 500 major TV channels around the world. The opening ceremony began with a performance on Qatar’s tradition, culture and history. The event was also attended by American actor Morgan Freeman, who gave a message of trying to unite Arab and Western cultures.
According to reports, Qatar has prepared a team of 2,000 preachers who will preach the religion to the people, using the football World Cup as a means of spreading Islam. For the first time in the history of the FIFA World Cup, the stadium has also allocated places for prayer and ablution.