Maher Al Mueaqly

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Maher Al Mueaqly
الشيخ ماهر بن حمد المعيقلي
School Hanbali
Lineage Mahir Bin Hammad Al-Mansoor
Personal
Born (1969-01-07) January 7, 1969 (age 45)
Medina, Saudi Arabia
Senior posting
Title Shiekh, Imam
Religious career
Post Imam of Masjid al-Haram, Makkah

Maher bin Hamad Al Mueaqly (Arabic: الشيخ ماهر بن حمد المعيقلي) born January 7, 1969, is the Imam of the Grand Mosque[1] in Mecca

Maher's mother and father moved to Medina and he was born there.[citation needed] The Al-Mueaqly clan belongs to the Balwa tribe. Maher is married and has four children: two boys and two girls. Al Mueaqly occasionally travels as part of his duties. In 2013, Al Mueaqly visited Kyrgyzstan from May 14-16 as a guest of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of Kyrgyzstan.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sheikh Maher Al-Muayqali Biography". Retrieved 11 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Sagyndyk, Eleonora. "Imam of Al Haram Mosque in Mecca to pay official visit to Kyrgyzstan". 24kg News Agency. Retrieved 11 June 2014. 

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