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Sayyid

 

(Arabic, “lord”), the honorary title of Muslims tracing their ancestry back to Muhammad or, among the Shiites, back to Ali. In Arabia of the early Middle Ages, a sayyid was the leader of a tribal alliance or tribe; in this sense, the term sometimes corresponds to “sheikh.”

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Then, the Commandant of the Protocols Guard proceeded to the dais to obtain permission from the guest and Sayyid Fahd to inspect the front column of the Protocols Guard.
Earlier on arrival at the Private Sultani Airport, the Emir was welcomed by Sayyid Shihab bin Tariq al Said, Sayyid Kamil bin Fahd al-Said, Sayyid Faisal bin Turki al-Said, Oman's Minister of Justice Sheikh Abdulmalik bin Abdullah al-Khalili, Charge d'affaires of the Qatari embassy in Oman Faisal Rashid al-Nuaimi and the Qatari embassy staff.
Kaptein also discusses the ideological currents that were behind these attacks on Sayyid 'Uthman with Ottoman inspired Pan-Islamism and Cairo-based Islamic reformism being most significant.
The Kais Golf Celebration is held in remembrance of the late Sayyid Kais bin Tariq Al Said, who was chairman of the Ghala Golf Club from 1989 to 2011.
HH Sayyid Asd also received at the Bayan Palace yesterday Nuri Abu Sahmain, President of Libya s General National Congress.
Sayyid Thuwaini has been an emissary of Qaboos on delicate missions inside the sultanate and abroad, and has led Oman's delegation to international summits.
In their search for solutions, men like Jamal al-Din al-Afghani, Mohammad Abduh and Rashid Rida sought to re-establish classical doctrines in order to bring about political, legal and intellectual reform, and in assimilating Western advances in science and technology, became known as modernists, while others such as Hasan al-Banna, Abu al-A'la al-Mawdudi and Sayyid Qutb, rejecting everything that was Western, became known as "fundamentalists.
After that, Sayyid Fahd accompanied the guest to the dais of honour where the Protocols Guard of the Royal Oman Police (ROP) performed the salute and the National Anthem of India and the Royal Anthem of Oman were played.
Earlier in the day, the President and his accompanying delegation were received upon their arrival at the Royal Airport by Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers, Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs (Head of Mission of Honour Accompanying the President), Dr Ali bin Ahmed al Issa'ei, Oman's Ambassador to Egypt and its Permanent Delegate to the Arab League, Ambassador of Egypt to Oman and members of the Egyptian Embassy in Muscat.
Sayyid Haitham conveyed condolences and sympathy of His
9 (BNA): Sayyid Haitham bin Tariq Al Said, Honourary Chairman of Oman Cricket Club today opened Al A'mirat Cricket Stadium in Wilayat Al A'mirat in the Governorate of Muscat, in the presence of Shaikh Saad bin Mohammed al Mardoof Al Saadi, Minister of Sports Affairs , Shaikh Dr.
His Highness Sayyid Asd bin Tareq al Said, Representative of His Majesty the Sultan met at the Bayan Palace here yesterday with President Abdo Rabo Mansour Hadi of Yemen on the sidelines of the 25th Arab Summit.