SHEIKH YAHYA IBRAHIM
|LIFE IN THE GRAVE
Of Egyptian descent, Yahya Adel Ibrahim, was born in Waterloo, Ontario Canada.
In his quest for authentic, classical Islamic
knowledge he has traveled to meet and study with some of
the most prominent scholars of our era. Being proficient in Arabic and English, he began translating
for visiting Islamic dignitaries and has reached proficiency in simultaneously translating Arabic to English.
He has had the honour of translating on numerous occasions for the likes of:
One of his greatest personal achievements is
memorizing the Quran in its entirety. He began memorizing the Quran
at the age of 16 and finished 20 months later receiving an Ijaazah. He began lecturing at the main mosques in Toronto at the age 17.
Being proficient in Arabic and English, he has
translated books and various works from Arabic to English
and reviewed numerous articles, and the collection of Sermons that are/were delivered from the pulpit of Mecca's Grand Mosque.
Selected publications and translations:
Yahya is a regular lecturer to Muslim and
non-Muslim audiences throughout the world. Currently based in Perth,
Western Australia where he works as a religious advisor and senior staff member of the largest Islamic school in Australia
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