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Ahmed bin Hamad al-Khalili

Gran Mufti (literally "the great of expounders" is the highest official of religious law in a Sunni or Ibadi Muslim country) of Oman. Born in Zanzibar when it was still under Omani rule, he memorized the Quran at the age of 9 graduating at the local Quranic school. He moved from Zanzibar to Oman, [ ... read more ]

Category: Cleric - Religious   |   Last Update: 03-10-2016