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Gems & Stars in the UK: Professor Tariq Ramadan


Professor Tariq Ramadan (Hafizahullah)

Main Source: http://tariqramadan.com/english/biography/

Professor Tariq Ramadan was born in Geneva, Switzerland in August 1962. He is the son of Sa’id Ramadan and Wafa Al-Bana, who was the eldest daughter of Hassan al Banna, who in 1928 founded the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. Gamal al-Banna, the liberal Muslim reformer is his great-uncle. His father was a prominent figure in the Muslim Brotherhood and was exiled by Gamal Abdul Nasser from Egypt to Switzerland, where Tariq was born. Continue reading Gems & Stars in the UK: Professor Tariq Ramadan