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Prince Charles learning Arabic language to read Quran

Thursday, 14 March 2013
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March 14:

The Prince of Wales has revealed he is having Arabic lessons.

Charles told guests at a reception in Qatar that the language "goes in one ear and out the other", but an aide disclosed that he has been having private tuition for more than six months.

The Prince's new skill could help his desire to encourage dialogue between different religions, as he would be able to read the Quran in its original form.

Charles was in Doha at the Qatar-UK Alumni Network, for Qataris who have attended British universities, when he told a group of guests: "You all speak such good English."

He is in the Middle East on an official trip with the Duchess of Cornwall.

Dr Mohammed Bin Saleh al Sada, chairman of the association and Qatar's energy minister, asked the Prince if he spoke any Arabic.

He replied: "I tried to learn it once but I gave up. It goes in one ear and out the other."

Dr al Sada told him: "It's never too late to learn."

Prince Charles talks to young Qataris who have been students in the UKThe former students enjoyed meeting the Royal

An aide confirmed afterwards that Charles has been taking lessons.

He also speaks French, some German, and has also had tuition in Welsh.

In 2010, Charles urged the world to follow Islamic 'spiritual principles' in order to protect the environment during a speech to Islamic Studies students at Oxford University.

He has also recited from the English translation of the Quran while talking to other Muslims around the world.

Later the Prince had a private audience with Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the second wife and official consort of the Emir of Qatar.

She is the head of the Qatar Foundation, which works to improve education, science and community development in the country, but is best known in Europe as the sponsor of Barcelona FC.

The Duchess went on to meet a group of Qatari Bedouin women, who work for Vodafone selling mobiles to women within their tribes.

Because it is forbidden for tribal women to talk to strangers, the women can only sell phones within their tribes.

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Respect

As prince Charles has grace and broad minded to come down and learn Arabic and Quran so as i request followers of Islam to learn other religious holy books so that we can live in hormony

What is this ?

There is something fishy in the news report,Where did Prince charles said that he is learning Arabic, nowhere, what he said is , he once tried learning arabic which goes through one year and out from the other,where did he mention that he was learning Arabid. News report also says that one of his aide later on clarified that Prince charles was taking tutions to learn the language. Who is the aide who said that,how reliable he is, how can we trust what he said is correct, it may be a PR exercise to please the Host nation Qataris,or plainly it may be some wise guys funda to gain some brownie points. On an unconfirmed and undisclosed aide it was decided that Prince charles is learning Arabic,ridiculous isn`t, why are we giving so much of importance for this news, Prince Charles is a spent force,He is good only for wining and dining, visiting countries for sight seeing and enjoying their hospitalities, he is neighter a friend or a foe of Muslims. His learning Arabic does not make much difference.

welcome

you are welcome the age of information or disinformation whichever you may like to believe in. do you have the same type of questions lingering in your mind when you question the dilsukhnagar blasts

hamara secular media?

Prience charles learning arabic language to read Quran, yeh aik bahot bade news hai, laiken aise news times of india jaise paper main nahi ati, ager ye hi prience kuch aur kahta musalmanow ke kheelaf toh news fawri hamara media catch karleta? yeh munafikh media her wo baat jo musalmanow ya islam ki achchi hai owsko highlight nahi karta, aur chohti si chohti baat muslim brothri ko badnam karne ki ho fawri in media walaw ki heading banjati hai, yeh aik secular mulk ka media hai, in media walaw ke pass insaniyat toh aise gaib hogai jaise gadhe ke sar se sing?

mashallah

asak.charles very well done u r gonna come to right path.I am very proud of u mr charles.

Allah hidayet de, aur sub ko

Allah hidayet de, aur sub ko is tarha Quran padhne samaghne amal karne wala banaye aaaammmmmmmmmmmmeeeeeeeeeeeeeen.

Subhanallah

Yeh huwi na baat, aakhir kaar diana mohtarma ka jaadui asar huwa na, konsa shauhar hoga jo apni biwi ki izzat na karta ho, Allah yeh charles ko hidayat de aur islam mein jald az jald dakhil hone wala bana de, taaki hukumat-e-bartaniya mukammil tareeay se islami hukumat ban jaye, ankhareeb, aameeen summmameen

bilkul sachi

bhot khoob bole miyan

Time no wait

Who care for that chota gora do or did, only once upon a time thing now,take easy no body cares what he is doing, it is called time which has not left any body rich or poor, black or white.

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