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Grand Mufti

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1. (Islam) the titular head of the Muslim community in Jerusalem and formerly the chief constitutional administrator there
2. (Islam) (in Turkey) the former official head of the state religion
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Noun1.grand mufti - the chief mufti of a district
mufti - a jurist who interprets Muslim religious law
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by Times News Service The Assistant Grand Mufti of Oman Sheikh Kahlan Al Kharusi
Muslims faithful have called for the formation of a national Grand Mufti office to help in resolving disputes among Muslims in Kenya especially during the start and end of the holy month.
Grand Mufti of India Sheikh Aboobacker Ahmad.-Supplied photo
ISLAMABAD -- Grand Mufti, Mufti Nasri-ul-Islam, reacting to the statement of Indian parliamentarian, Subramaniam Swamy, has said that India's genesis to secure justice, social, economic and political liberty of thought of all its citizens and equality of status reduced to a mockery as far as Muslims of India are concerned.
NNA - Grand Mufti of the Republic, Sheikh Abdul Latif Derian, on Thursday welcomed at Dar Al-Fatwa, Minister of Interior and Municipalities Raya Al-Hassan, and discussed with her the general situation on the local scene.
ISLAMABAD -- In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations continued to express condolences over the demise of Grand Mufti of the territory, Mufti Bashir-ud-Din.
ISLAMABAD: The hurriyat leaders and organizations continued to express condolences over the demise of Grand Mufti of the territory, Mufti Bashir-ud-Din.
King Salman receives grand mufti, senior scholars, top officials and a group of citizens at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Monday.
Abdulfattah bin Suleiman Mash'shat received here today the Grand Mufti (Reis ul-Ulema) of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dr.
Grand Mufti Shawki Allam with Dutch Ambassador Laurens Westhoff - Press photo CAIRO -- 4 September 2018: The Netherlands's ambassador in Cairo has met with Al-Azhar Imam and Egypt's Grand Mufti to explain his government's opposition to a cartoon contest of Prophet Mohamed.
Grand Mufti stressed upon certain conditions that need to be fulfilled before talks can happen.
06 : 19 PM - 16/05/2018 Moscow, May 16 (BN): The Grand Mufti of Russia, Russian Muftis' Shura Council Chairman and President of the Religious Administration of Muslims in Russia, Shaikh Rawi Ainuddin, has extended his sincere congratulations to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa on the holy month of Ramadhan, wishing HM the King abundant health, long life and prosperity.

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