Speech of His Eminence Prof. Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayyeb The Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif In Inauguration of Dialogue Between the Muslim Council of Elders and the World Council of Churches
-    Our meeting today is held in these difficult conditions our world experiences -    The entire humanity undergoes a moral crisis -    Meanings of love and peace are viewed as an exception to the...
Tuesday, 4 October, 2016
The Grand Imam : Any attempt to bring people together upon one faith, religion or culture is doomed to failure
In his message to the Muslim and Christian Youths, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar confirms: -    Your first cause should be how to create a new world where there is no place for blood-shedding, poverty, illness or...
Monday, 22 August, 2016
The Grand Imam Delivers a Speech to in Abuja to the African Continent and the Islamic Communities in All Parts of the World
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful May Allah's peace and blessings be upon our Prophet, his family and companions! May Allah bestow His peace and blessings upon you! In the beginning of my speech, I would like to...
Thursday, 19 May, 2016
In the international press conference held in the Nigerian Capital, Abuja, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar affirms: Boko Haram does not represent Islam … We call its members to repent
- I came to Nigeria to affirm we are of one position against those who promote extremism and terrorism His eminence Prof. Dr. Ahmed al-Tayyeb, Al-Azhar Grand Imam affirms that the Boko Haram group and the similar terrorist groups that follow...
Wednesday, 18 May, 2016

Ramadan; Month of Great Victories
       Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. During this month, Muslims abstain not only from eating, drinking and intimate relationship from dawn to sunset, but also from anything that displeases Allah (Glory...
Thursday, 21 April, 2022
Is Woman Oppressed in Islam?
     There is a widespread stereotype among many non-Muslims that Islam oppresses woman and deprives her of her basic rights. This line of thought is fed by wide media coverage and focus on some acts of injustice which women face...
Monday, 11 April, 2022
How Should ISIS Child Returnees be Treated?
According to the United Nations Security Council, recruitment or use of children in armed forces and armed groups is one of six grave violations against children that are perpetuated at times of war. The international agency also indicates that...
Tuesday, 29 March, 2022

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