Abdurrahman As-Sudais Biography

Abdurrahman As-Sudais 

Abdurrahman bin Abdul Aziz as-Sudais an-Najdi (Arabic: عبد الرحمن السديس), was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 1961 (age 50/51 years). He is the imam of the Grand Mosque of the Holy City of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.


Sudais comes from the Children of Anza. He has memorized the Qur'an at the age of 12 years. Growing up in Riyadh, Al-Sudais studied at SD-Muthana Harith bin, and after the lecture in Riyadh Scientific Institution, and graduated in 1979 (age 17-18 years) with good grades. He obtained a diploma in Sharia from Riyadh
University in 1983 (age 21-22 years), and a member of (Basic Knowledge of Islam) as giving lectures or lecturers. He studied Islam from his teacher at the Islamic University of Imam Muhammad bin Saud in 1987 (age 25-26 years) and received his Ph.D. He was active in the Islamic Sharia Umm Al-Qura University in 1995 (age 33-34 years) as an assistant professor at the University of Riyadh after activation.

He was appointed as imam of the Grand Mosque in the year 1404 H. at the time he was 22 years old. Since then until now, and he became one of the Grand Mosque imam and preacher. Usually he was a priest at the maghrib prayer.
In addition to the Grand Mosque imam, he also became a lecturer at Umm Al-Qura University of Mecca.

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