The second convention of Iraqi women Quran memorizers will be held in the holy city of Karbala.
According to media, the Dar-ol-Quran Center affiliated to the holy shrine of Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, is organizing the event.
The Basaer Quranic Institute also cooperates in holding the gathering, slated for Saturday, February 9.
It will serve as a venue for women Quran activists to exchange experiences in memorization of the Holy Quran.
There will also be speeches, Quran recitation sessions and seminars on Quranic issues.
Hundreds of women from different provinces of the Arab country are expected to attend the convention.
Quranic activities have significantly developed in Iraq since the 2003 overthrow of former dictator Saddam Hussein.
There has been a growing trend of Quranic programs such as competitions, recitation sessions and educational programs held in the country in recent years.