The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar: Calls for Full Gender Equality Contradict Religion, Nature and Reality

     In his weekly program on the Egyptian satellite channel, Prof. Dr. Ahmad Al-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, underscored the role of the family in fulfilling the Divine Objective of man's being the vicegerent of...

"Golan Heights is a Syrian land under usurping occupation," AL-Azhar affirms

     AL-Azhar Al-Sharif condemns the U.S. Administration’s proclamation of the Zionist entity’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, and further views this proclamation as an unprecedented step of legitimating the...

In His Meeting with the Ambassador of New Zealand to Cairo, The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Commends the New Zealand Prime Minister’s Stance on the...

His Eminence the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Prof Dr. Ahmad Al-Tayeb met in his office with Mr. Greg Lewis, the Ambassador of New Zealand to Cairo. At the beginning of the meeting, the ambassador conveyed to the Grand Imam the condolences of the New...

Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Strongly Condemns the Terrorist Attack on Two Mosques in New Zealand

      “A dangersignofthe escalation of the hate speech and Islamophobia,” Al-Azhar says The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif, Prof. Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayyeb, strongly condemns the terrible terrorist attack on two mosques in...

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Evils of the Tongue (4): Defamation
Defamation is a restricted form of speech under the Sharia, and has been tackled at length in the Sharia literature as shall be elaborated below. Definition and Scope The equivalent Arabic term for defamation is tashhi̅r. Literally, Shahara...
Sunday, 11 October, 2020
Foreign Fighter Returnees: An Ongoing Concern
     Defeating and getting rid of ISIS it in both Syria and Iraq have left behind remnants of fighters from different countries who had joined the Organization in its flourishing period since 2014. This is a legacy that most...
Monday, 5 October, 2020
Hate in the Age of Corona
As we are about to bid farewell to 2020, we need to reflect on a dilemma that has swept through the whole world, Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. Starting at the beginning of this year, the COVID-19 pandemic –if we may say- revealed the true...
Monday, 28 September, 2020
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A Reply to the Allegation that Killing Policemen and the Armed Forces Men is Jihad!!!
     The concept of Jihad in Islam has nothing to do with such allegation posed by those criminal terrorists. Jihad, in essence, communicates a true, spiritual meaning that cannot be understood by those criminal killers. It...
Sunday, 22 October, 2017
Dar al-Harb (Abode of War)
Their Allowance of Killing Non-Muslims in Non-Muslim Countries and Leaving Their Homelands as Abodes of War (Dar al-Harb) to join ISIS (To them) this is the Islamic homeland. This is similar to what is going on in European countries because of...
Friday, 11 August, 2017
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