Shaykh 'Abdullaah Ibn
Sulaymaan Ibn Muhammad Ibn Munay
appropriately reference this biography to:
Descending from the tribe of Banee
Zayd, he was born in Shaqraa., which is the
capital of the region of al-Washm on 15th
of Sha'baan 1349 A.H./1928 C.E.
He graduated from his preliminary
studies from Madrasah Shaqraa. In 1365
He then graduated from the
University of Imaam Muhammad Ibn Sa'ood
in 1377 A.H./1956 C.E. He attained his
Masters at the Higher Institute for the
Judiciary, which is part of the University
if Imaam Muhammad Ibn Sa'ood in 1389
He worked as a teacher at Madrasah
Shaqraa. for 3 years beginning in 1369
A.H./1948 C.E., then a teacher at the
Educational Institute in Shaqraa. in 1375
A.H./1954 C.E. He then worked as the
curator for Daar al-Kutub
as-Sa'oodiyyah in 1377 A.H./1956
And in the years 1390-1394 A.H.
(excluding 1393 A.H.)/1969-1973 C.E. he was
appointed for judicial work in the Council
of Knowledge and the Higher Council of the
Then, in 1396-1397 A.H./1975-1976
C.E. he worked as general deputy to the
general head of Islaamic Research, Fataawa,
Da'wah and Guidance.
And at the end of 1397 A.H./1976
C.E. he was appointed a judge in the
western region of Makkah, and he still
remains in that post to date.
He is also a member of the Council
of Senior Scholars, the Permanent Committee
for Islaamic Research and Fataawa, the
Higher Committee for Endowments and also
the Higher Committee for Daar al-Hadeeth
al-Khayriyyah in Makkah.
He has a number of books to his
name, in addition to taking part in public
religious services such as providing
fataawa on television and the radio
He also supervises some students
in the preparation of their theses at the
Masters degree and Doctorate levels, whilst
also taking part in the (university)
committee discussing theses.