Seminar Highlights Biography of Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari in Ibra

Ibra, A seminar on the biography of Sheikh Jaber

bin Ali Al Maskari was organized in Ibra in the Governorate of North

A’Sharqiyah under the patronage of Habib bin Mohammed al-Riyami,

Secretary General of the Sultan Qaboos Higher Center for Culture and

Science (SQHCCS). The seminar was organized by Ibra Cultural

Center.

The seminar included four working papers, the first entitled

biography of Sheikh Jaber bin Ali Al Maskari. The second working

paper was presented under the theme educational positions in life of

Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari. The third paper dealt with the literal

production of Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari. The fourth paper was entitled

Reading in the documents of the wardrobe of Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari.

The seminar also included a documentary on the biography of

Sheikh Jaber bin Ali Al Maskari, in addition to the opening of the

accompanying exhibition. It included some books, writings and words

of Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari and his social role in social life and

education.

Sheikh Jaber bin Ali bin Hamoud Al Maskari was born in 1338 AH

in the town of Al Yhamdi in the Wilayat of Ibra. He played a social role

among the Omanis between Zanzibar and the Green Island or Pemba.

Sheikh Jaber Al Maskari had been judging in a number of cities of

Oman for about thirty years. He left poetic and prose traces, as well as

manuscripts and documents. He died on 24th Rabi al Thani 1439 AH,

corresponding to 10 January 2018.

Source: Oman News Agency