According to Tehran SAMA, Mohammad Hadi Ayazi, Social and Cultural Affairs Deputy of Tehran Municipality commented on the programs of Tehran Municipality in this month and said: “Over hundred program subjects within the framework of different urban festivals, cultural, artistic and religious activities would be held in this month by the neighborhood houses and supervision of the 22 municipality districts. During this period, people’s potentials would be used in Meshkat, Baam, Shokoofa, Shamseh, Salamat festivals and neighborhood houses would perform diversified cultural and artistic programs in conformity with the taste of citizens.”
Ayazi added: “Some 220 sessions of familiarity with the Quran would be held in different parts of the city. Also, congregation prayers and recitation of the holy Quran would take place in cultural centers and cultural houses, local and regional garden parks. Also, Tehran Municipality would be actively present in the 21st International Quran Exhibition.”
According to the report, special programs have been prepared for specific occasions in the fasting month of Ramadan, including birthday of Imam Hassan Mojtaba (A.S.), martyrdom of Imam Ali (A.S.), Qods Day and Eid-ul-Fitr.