Roles of the Qur’anic Botanic Garden

Educational Role

The main goal of Educational Program of the Qur’anic Botanic Garden is to produce basic and applied information about plants especially the Qur’anic Botanic Garden’s plants and related topics based on conservation and cultural heritage. Our education programs, Horticulture& conservation programs, dissemination activities, and partnerships are fundamental in ensuring the transfer of our knowledge to the global community.

Scientific Role

The scientific program of the Qur’anic Botanic Garden is concerning with Agricultural, Conservational, Biotechnology and Medicinal fields. The research program focus on studding the plants mentioned in the Holy Qur’an and Hadith, as well as it extents to study the endogenous plants of the Flora of Qatar. The Qur’anic Botanic Garden is also facilitating research for researchers whom searching on QBG plants and provides them with all the tools and data to perform these research tasks.

Environmental Role

The Qur’anic Botanic Garden aims to maintain and preserve the plants and the environment in general against any dangers or threats. The Garden is conserving special kinds of plants that collected from different parts of the world to be restored at one place for preservation and study purposes. The Garden is following the Islamic principles of Conservation in order to highlight these Ethics and explain them for all people.  Garden emphasizes multi-activities, Campaigns, Events, Fairs and Exhibitions for the general public in order encourage people to preserve our natural resources.

Cultural Role

The Qur’anic Botanic Garden aims to revival Cultural Traditions of the plants;   it focuses on the traditional uses of the plants, their role in the human life, and the sustainable ways to use the plants for long term. The Garden is working on collecting those traditional entities from the entire world in order to be exhibited in the Information Center/ Botanic Museum of the Qur’anic Botanic Garden.   The Garden also organizes events to deepen the spirit of cultural heritage to the current generation. 

The Recreational Role

The Qur’anic Botanic Garden aims to be the first destination for the whole family, especially children, who can enjoy and do some environmental activities internally. The garden blends in harmony and a clear distinction between plants, water and Islamic garden’s architecture which giving the Qur’anic Botanic Garden the fragrance of the old Islamic civilization. Also the greenery, shade and water are playing an essential role at the Qur’anic Botanic Garden in spreading joy and happiness to visitors, where they can relax between the folds of the beautiful landscape of the garden.