Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, the secretary general for Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in a trip to Afghanistan visited the world’s biggest Quran at Hakim Naser Khusraw Balkhi Cultural Center in Kabul.
During his visit to Kabul, Mr. Ihsanoglu met Alhaj Sayed Mansoor Naderi the main inventor of the idea of creating the biggest holy Quran and said, “This is one of the great and significant achievements in Islamic World. This unique artwork must be introduced to the world.”
The calligraphy of the world’s largest Quran has been done in 218 pages, having a dimension of 228 cm length and 155 cm width by an talented Afghan calligrapher, Mohammad Sabir Hussaini. This unique version of the holy Quran has taken 5 years to complete in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu is one of the participants of Kabul Conference which will be attended by representatives from more than 29 countries to follow up with the discussions made during the Istanbul conference last November.
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is the second largest inter-governmental organization after the United Nations which has membership of 57 states spread over four continents. The Organization is the collective voice of the Muslim world and ensuring to safeguard and protect the interests of the Muslim world in the spirit of promoting international peace and harmony among various people of the world.