H.R.H. Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad –

Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad of Jordan (born October 15, 1966 in Amman, Jordan) is a Jordanian prince, professor of philosophy, and claims to be a direct descendant of the Prophet Muhammad.[1][2] He is the son of Prince Muhammad bin Talal of Jordan and his first wife, Princess Firyal. He is the grandson of King Talal of Jordan. He is well known for his religious initiatives, about which a book was published in 2013[3].

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and we strongly recommend his books and articles:


War and Peace in Islam: The Uses and Abuses of Jihad (in English) MABDA (The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre) and The Islamic Texts Society, Jordan, 2013. Edited by HRH Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad, Professor Ibrahim Kalin, and Professor Mohammad Hashim Kamali. ISBN 978-1-903682-83-8

’A dynamic myth-busting clarification of the real position of mainstream orthodox Islam on the whole question of violence and jihad.’ T. J. Winter, University Lecturer in Islamic Studies, Cambridge University

’This is the best book on the subject in English. It will be of inestimable value’ Shaykh Mustafa Ceric, Grand Mufti Emeritus of Bosnia

What is Islam, and Why? (in English) MABDA – RUTAB – The Oxford Foundation, Jordan, 2013. ISBN 978-9957-428-58-7 Download

‘A beautiful and deeply Qur’anic-centered explanation of What is Islam and Why? I hope it gets wide readership.’ —Hamza Yusuf Hanson

Love in the Holy Quran (in English) Kazi Publications Inc, USA, 2011. ISBN 978-1-56744-981-5 Facebook Page

‘What the world should understand when it hears the Qur’an’. Sheikh Ali Gomaa, Grand Mufti of Egypt.

‘A masterwork of scholarship and of inspiration’. Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, Distinguished Senior Scholar, the Library of Congress.

‘Love in the Holy Qur’an is bound to become a classic.’ Tamara Sonn, Kenan Professor of Humanities, College of William and Mary.

Love in the Holy Qur’an (in Arabic) (الحب في القرآن الكريم ) Dar al-Razi, Jordan, 2010. ISBN 978-9957-8533-7-2 website

‘An exceptional thesis, worthy of praise and appreciation for its methodology, for its content and for its language’. — the Grand Imam and Sheikh of Al-Azhar, Mohamed Ahmed el-Tayeb (the thesis’s supervisor at Al-Azhar University).

‘[This book is] the most precious of gems; the most beautiful of adornments; the firmest in the heart; the closest to the mind, and the most complete in its influence.’ — The Grand Mufti of Syria, Sheikh Professor Dr. Ahmad Badruldin Hassoun.

A Common Word, Muslims and Christians on Loving God and Neighbor (Editor with Volf and Yarrington) Eerdmans Publishing House Co. 2010 website. ISBN 978-0802863805
True Islam and the Islamic Consensus on the Message of Amman / Kitab Ijma’ Al-Muslimin ‘ala Ihtiram Mathahib al-Din (compiler, editor and author of introduction [in Arabic and English]; The Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought, Amman, Jordan, 2006).ISBN 9957-8533-4-1

‘The best resource for all those who wish to travel along the straight path in their words and in their actions, and in their spiritual and religious life.’ – From the Preface by Grand Imam Professor Dr. Muhammad Sayyid Tantawi, Shaykh Al-Azhar.

(Limited 1st, 2nd and rev. 2nd edition published as: The Book of the Schools of Islamic Jurisprudence / Kitab Ihtiram Al-Mathahib; The Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought, Amman, Jordan, 2006.)

Al-Insan (Man), (et al.; published, in Arabic, by the Jordanian Ministry of Education as the text-book for the 12th Grade National Curriculum for General Studies, Amman, 2001; revised 2nd edition in 2007 ).
The Sacred Origin of Sports and Culture (published by Fons Vitae, KY, USA, 1998). ISBN 1-887752-13-7

(Trans. into Turkish and published by Insan Yayinlari, Istanbul, 2002.)

The Holy Sites of Jordan (ed.; published by Turab, Amman, 1996; 2nd edition 1999). ISBN 978-9957851323
The Tribes of Jordan at the Beginning of the Twenty-first Century (published by Turab, Amman, 1999).ISBN 9957-8513-1-0


‘A Common Word Between Us and You’ (one of 138 signatories [and sole author]); An Open Letter to World Christian Leaders from World Muslim Leaders, October 13, 2007.[30]

‘The appearance of the A Common Word [Open Letter] of 2007 was a landmark in Muslim-Christian relations and it has a unique role in stimulating a discussion at the deepest level across the world.’ — Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, 2010.

‘Open Letter to His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI’ (one of 38 signatories [and co-author]; in Islamica, no.18, Los Angeles CA, 2006; issued October 13, 2006).
‘The Prophet Muhammad’ (in Islamica, no.16, Los Angeles CA, 2006).

2nd expanded edition, republished in newspapers in Denmark in 2008.

‘Truth and Knowledge’, (in The Book of Language, ed. Kabir Helminski, published by The Book Foundation [The Education Project Series] Oxford, U.K., 2006).

Transcript of Prince Ghazi Interview with Oxford Islamic Studies 2012

Q.1. You are now Chief Advisor to H.M. King Abdullah for Religious and Cultural Affairs and have been Chairman of the Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought for many years, and you have been deeply involved in promoting interfaith understanding and cooperation. You organized the Amman Message Initiative from 2004-2006. You were instrumental in launching the A Common Word initiative in 2007, and in the World Interfaith Harmony Week in 2010. These initiatives are unique in the history of Islam. What was your motivation for these initiatives?

In the United Nations resolution establishing the World Interfaith Harmony Week, you refer to “the moral imperatives of all religions, convictions, and beliefs to call for peace, tolerance, and mutual understanding.” Encouraging those goals is really the challenge, isn’t it? Can you describe responses to the initiative and give some examples of how various groups have supported it?[31]

Read full Transcript here: http://freeislamiccalligraphy.com/docs/Ghazi-for-Oxford-Islamic-Studies-Online.pdf

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