Khateeb and Imam Mecca Masjid Abdullah Quraishi Al-Azhari died – indtoday.com

Hyderabad, December 8 (Maxim News): Maulana Haafiz Qari Alhaaj Abdullah Quraishi Al-Azhari (born September 19, 1935, Hyderabad) was the Khateeb and Imam of the grand Mecca Masjid and Vice chancellor of Jamia Nizamia in Hyderabad died here on Tuesday.
He was well known for his Qutbah in Mecca Masjid and unique way of reciting Qir’ath. Maulana has spent more than 25 years as Khateeb and Imam of Mecca Masjid and his ‘Khutbah’ (Friday Sermon) is appreciated by many scholars everywhere.

Maulana has been teaching Qir’ath since 1974, and has hundreds of students who have mastered the Qir’ath under his teaching and have won several awards all over the globe. (Maxim News)