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Abdullah ben Abdul Aziz BEN IDRIS

Abdullah ben Abdul Aziz BEN IDRIS, Secretary-General of Supreme Council for the Welfare of Science, Arts and Letters, and leading man of letters. Order of Merit; Gold Medal awarded at Saudi Men of Letters Conference (Literary Award).

Background

  • BEN IDRIS, Abdullah ben Abdul Aziz was born in 1930.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts (Islamic Law and Arabic Language).

    Career

    • Former professional inspector. Director of Inspectorate and Examination Department, Al Ilmi Religious Institutes. Director of Technical Education, Ministry of Education.

      Designated Editor-in-Chief, Al Da’wa newspaper (Islamic Call). Member of Board of King Abdulaziz Archives (Darah), Riyadh, Al Da’wa Al Islamiyyah (Islamic Call) Press Organization, New Riyadh Literary Club. Member of Supreme Council for the Welfare of Science, Arts and Letters.

      Member of Editorial Board, Darah Journal, Society of Modern Literature, Egypt. Attended Conferences of Saudi Men of Letters, Mecca, Tenth Arab Men of Letters Conference, Algiers 1975. Memberdesignate of Saudi Scientific Academy.

      Secretary-General of Supreme Council for the Welfare of Science, Arts and Letters, and leading man of letters.

    Works

    • Sho'ara Najd Ma’asiroun (Najd Contemporary Poets). Two collections of poems (under publication). Co-author of Saudi secondary school textbooks.

    Religion

    Jesus will come at the end of days to help bring the world to its end, standing right at its beginning and right at its end.

    Denomination: Sunni muslim

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, writing, travel.

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