Ahmed El Shorbasy

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An Egyptian sheikh and writer, born in Dakahlia Governorate, Egypt, on November 17, 1918. He memorized the Holy Quran at the village's Quranic school, and learned the principles of...Read more reading and writing. After obtaining Al-Azhar secondary school certificate in 1939, he joined the Faculty of Arabic Language, graduating in 1943, then he obtained his doctorate and teaching license from Al-Azhar in 1945. After graduating, he worked as a teacher for a long time, then held many positions, including Adviser to the Publications Control Authority and the Review of Religious Books, and after obtaining a doctorate in literature and criticism in 1967, he was appointed as a teacher at the Faculty of Arabic Language. He died on Shawwal 4, 1400 AH (August 14, 1980 AD).