Kuala Lumpur’s Putra World Trade Center has been hosting the Quranic event since Monday.
Representatives of 56 countries are attending the competition, which will run until Saturday.
Iran is taking part in the recitation category by Mokhtar Dehqan.
A Quran exhibition was held at the venue of the contest on Tuesday, showcasing copies of the Holy Quran and translations of the Holy Book in several languages.
Following is a collection of photos of the contest taken by IQNA’s correspondent.