According to the site of the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan, the length of the Koran is two and a half meters and a total of 632 pages and weighing about 800 kg, and used in the manufacture of the Koran cover semi-precious stones, gold and silver.
This version of the Holy Quran was commissioned by the Italian Riviera Company at the request of the Resurrection-Yanarish Fund to commemorate the historical and cultural relics of the Republic of Tatarstan, headed by former President of the Republic Montemir Shaimiev.
"The unique version of the Koran is a gift to all Muslims, not only in Tatarstan but also in Russia as a whole," said the Grand Mufti of the Republic, Dosat Faizov. "Talat Tajuddin is the chief mufti of the central religious administration of the Muslims of Russia. to the city.
Currently, the Koran is in a mosque in Baqazan and is due to be transferred to the city of Bolgar in the Republic next summer. Islam was adopted as a religion of the Bulgarian state in 922, Interfax news agency reported.