H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan Receives H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi; Receives Copies of The Mirage in Three Languages
H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region, received H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi, Director General of the ECSSR, in Kayyah Oasis, Liwa. During the meeting, Dr. Jamal Al Suwaidi presented H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed with copies of his book, Al-Sarab (The Mirage), in Arabic, English, and French.
H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan was briefed by Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi on the subject of The Mirage, which addresses the political and religious groups who are trying to build a political ‘mirage’. The book focuses on the truth behind these groups and how they misuse religion for personal gain. It discusses their ideology and the illusion they create by mixing religion with politics to capture power. The book is a wake-up call for people to see reason and follow the true faith, which calls for Muslims to abide by good values.
During the meeting, H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed expressed his gratitude and appreciation to Dr. Jamal Al-Suwaidi for his gift of copies of this valuable book and for the efforts he has made to inform the public about these pivotal and significant issues at a time when such critical circumstances prevail in the region.
On his part, Dr. Jamal Al-Suwaidi expressed his pleasure for the opportunity to present these copies to H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed and for the unending efforts exerted by His Highness in serving the homeland and nationals.
He also expressed his delight at being received by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, which will be a catalyst for further effort and work in the future.
The Mirage has dominated Arab intellectual discourse in record time. It has dominated the cultural debate and captured the attention of thinkers and researchers not only in the Arab world, but in Western countries as well. The book has proved to be very popular on global e-book platforms, such as Amazon, where the book was ranked first among best-sellers, according to the Kindle e-reader classification.