Al-Azhar Condemns the Terror Attack against a Market in Burkina Faso

     Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns the brutal, terrorist attack against a market, which left 12 killed. Al-Azhar renews emphasis on its unshakeable stance on rejecting all kinds and forms of violence and terrorism,...

Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Condemns the Bomb Blast in Nasr City

  Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns the blast targeted a Coptic Church in the vicinity of Al-Hajjanah, Nasr City, which caused one police officer, Mustafa Obeid, to fell a martyr and two others to be injured. In this context, Al-Azhar...

King Salman welcomes the Grand Imam and applauds his efforts

     The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar and the President of the Muslim Council of Elders Prof. Ahmad Al-Tayyeb met, Monday, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in Riyadh. The King expressed his...

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar arrives in Riyadh

The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, President of the Muslim Council of Elders Prof. Ahmad Al-Tayyeb arrived, Sunday, in Riyadh after performing the rites of Umrah and visiting the Prophet’s tomb in Medina. Upon his arrival at King Khalid...

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Is a Muslim woman's inheritance less than man's inheritance?
By: Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Hamdy Zakzouq The President of Al-Azhar Center for Interfaith Dialogue   In the pre-Islamic era, women were deprived of the right of inheritance. However, with the advent of Islam, they were granted a...
Sunday, 16 December, 2018
Prophet Muhammad (PBUH): The Birth of Mercy to Humankind
     Every year on the 12th of the month of Rabi al-Awwal Hijri, Muslims worldwide celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), which marked the beginning of the battle against ignorance and fanaticism and the long and ever...
Wednesday, 21 November, 2018
Al-Azhar Al-Sharif condemns the Israeli Occupation’s Atrocities against Peaceful Protestors in Gaza Strip
     Al-Azhar Al-Sharif strongly condemns that terrible atrocities committed by the Zionist occupation forces against peaceful protestors in Gaza strip last Friday September 28, 2018. The brutal attacks left 7 persons killed...
Sunday, 30 September, 2018
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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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