Salih bin Abdullah al Humaid

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Salih Abdul Aziz Bin Abdullah Humaid
Born1949[1]
Buraidah[1]
Known forSpeaker of the Majlis al Shura
Spouse(s)Fahda Bint Aziz
Children7

Ṣāliḥ ibn ʻAbd Allāh Ibn Ḥumayd (Saleh bin Abdullah bin Humaid) (Arabic: ابن حميد، صالح بن عبد الله‎) (born 1949)[1] was a member of Saudi Majlis al Shura (Consultative Assembly of Saudi Arabia) since 1993 and the Speaker of Majlis al Shura from February 2002 to February 2009[2][3] and is currently imam of Masjid al-Haram (Grand Mosque of Mecca).[4] He is also a member of the Arabic Language Academy in Mecca.[5]

He won the 2016 Service to Islam award from the King Faisal International Prize.[6]

He is the son of Abdullah bin Humaid.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Dr. Saleh bin Abdullah bin Humaid
  2. ^ The Shura Council of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - A Brief History
  3. ^ Mundo, Instituto del Tercer (2008). Guia del Mundo 2009 (in Spanish). IEPALA Editorial. p. 85. ISBN 978-84-675-3225-8. Retrieved 16 August 2010.
  4. ^ "Makkah imam warns against gross misuse of holy sites".
  5. ^ معالي الشيخ الدكتور/ صالح بن عبدالله بن حميد. Official website of the Academy, 9 February 2015. Accessed 8 November 2016.
  6. ^ http://www.arabnews.com/saudi-arabia/news/867826