Imam of the Makkah Haram, Sheikh Mahir al Mu’ayqili – KZN Programme

Imam of the Makkah Haram, Sheikh Mahir al Mu’ayqili – KZN Programme

Maher Al-Mueaqly (Arabic: ماهر المعيقلي) (born in 1967) is the imam of the Grand mosque in the Islamic holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. His full name is Sheikh Maher Bin Hamad Al-Mueaqly. Sheikh Maher’s mom and dad moved to Madinah of Nabi (SAW) and he was born there as well. He memorized the whole quran in Madinah and he was taught in the class of many scholars who are respected worldwide in Madinah.

He began his Sheikh career in the North of The Kingdom Of Saudia. He was taught extensively in mathematics until he began teaching it as well. At this point he stopped preaching and started working as a math teacher. He went back to Makkah to become a scholar and taught in the school of balaat. In Makkah he became a renowned speaker and began preaching once again. After becoming loved by the people he was chosen to become an advisor to Prince Abdul-Majid in Makkah. The sheikh is married and has four children: two boys and two girls. He began to teach Quran in Makkah before he began teaching at King Abdullah Saood University. He was promised before ramadan that he would lead taraweeh prayers in Madinah for the year 1426 and 1427, so he did. After that he was moved to Makkah and began to lead taraweeh from the first day of 1428 Ramadan in Masjid Al- Haram with Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais.

He has also led prayers in grand mosque in Madinah known as Masjid an-Nabawi. He has led taraweeh prayers in the yrs h1428 (2007), h1429 (2008) and h1430 (2009). He regularly leads Fajr and Maghrib prayers in Masjid Al-Haram.

  • Tuesday 27th March
    Esha Salah : Masjid Rahmaniyah, Bayview, Chatsworth Unit 2, 246 Seagull road [Ladies Accom.]
  • Wednesday 28th March
    Maghrib Salah : Mountain Rise Musjid, Pmb [Ladies Accom.]
    Esha Salah : Musjid al Hilal, Cresent St, Overport
  • Friday 30th March
    Jumuah Salah : Jumuah Musjid [Formerly Grey St] [Ladies Accom]
    Esha Salah: Ispingo Beach Jamia Masjid
  • Saturday 31st March
    Islam Day Programme covering the 5 pillars of Islam , and the 6 Pillars of Faith!
    Venue: Reservoir Hills Islamic Centre, Corner of Mountbatten & Halpin Avn.
    Time: 8.45am-1pm – [Ladies Accom. + Lunch]Participants:
    Imam Mahir al Mu’ayqili (listen to his mp3’s)
    Mufti Ismail Menk
    Mufti Faiyazur Rahim
    Sh. Saleem Banda
    Sh. Bilal Ismail

Sms 0844147184 to register & queries

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  1. Shaista

    please send me email address of imam kaba i want to discuss some problems with him.

    • Hasina Suliman

      assalaamu alaikum sister,
      unfortunately we do not create liasons.
      i strongly suggest you contact your local ulema with your problems.
      Khair, insha-allah


  2. Seada

    Imam of mecca shike mahir allah yetewil omuro i love his voise i hearing every day

  3. Sinab galacal ampaso umpa

    perfect voice.. soothing the hearts..alhamdulillah

  4. Sinab galacal ampaso umpa

    nice voice

  5. Sinab galacal ampaso umpa

    his voice soothes the hearts…


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