Certificate of Appreciation Ceremony

January 23, 2012
Washington, DC

On Friday, January 20th, at the Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington, DC, Ambassador Eklil Hakimi presented a certificate of appreciation to Qari Abdul Kabeer Haidary. Mr. Haidary is a well-known Afghan reciter, who is recognized for his outstanding services in Afghanistan as well as his remarkable achievements at regional and international Holy Quran recitation competitions.

While presenting the certificate, Ambassador Hakimi admired Qari Haidari for all his endeavors in organizing recitation ceremonies and in representing Afghanistan at international recitation contests.

Qari Haidary is currently visiting the US at the invitation of some Afghan associations based in Virginia and will be travelling to Canada to attend a number of recitation ceremonies.

Qari Haidary has attended many recitation ceremonies across Afghanistan and around the world in the past few years and has received a number of awards for his success in recitation of Holy Quran.

A number of Afghan cultural figures attended the ceremony as well as some Embassy diplomats.