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Sultan Haitham bin Tariq of Oman Honors Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque During State Visit to UAE

His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq of Oman and His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque during the state visit.

Abu Dhabi, April 23, 2024 — In a moment of solemn reverence, His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq of Oman embarked on a significant visit to the revered Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi as part of his esteemed state visit to the United Arab Emirates.

Accompanied by His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Presidential Court, and head of the distinguished delegation accompanying the country's esteemed guest, His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq was received with warmth and respect as he traversed the hallowed halls of the iconic mosque, an architectural masterpiece and emblem of Islamic heritage.

The distinguished entourage, comprising eminent officials and members of the honorary delegation, paid homage at the sacred resting place of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, reflecting on his profound contributions to fostering dialogue, understanding, and harmonious coexistence among global communities.

Dr. Yousef Al Obaidli, Director-General of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, provided an enlightening briefing on the architectural marvels and Islamic motifs adorning the mosque's grandeur. His discourse illuminated the pivotal role of the mosque in nurturing a culture of tolerance and openness, intricately woven with the teachings and values espoused by Sheikh Zayed.

Amidst this erudite exchange, Sultan Haitham bin Tariq and his esteemed delegation gained invaluable insights into the diverse facets of Islamic culture, facilitated by the efforts of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre. This institution stands as a beacon of intercultural dialogue, bridging divides and fostering mutual understanding amongst the mosaic of global civilizations.

The visit, attended by a constellation of senior officials, underscored the enduring bonds of friendship and cooperation between Oman and the United Arab Emirates. It served as a poignant testament to the shared vision of peace, prosperity, and cultural enrichment championed by both nations.

As the echoes of this historic visit reverberate, they resound as a testament to the enduring spirit of collaboration and mutual respect that unites nations in pursuit of a shared destiny.



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