Ustadh Ammar AlShukry (AlMaghrib Instructor)
- Hails from: Queens, New York
- Famous Quote: "Good. Better. Best. Never rest, until your good becomes your better, and your better becomes your best."
- Most Likely To Say: "Oh Snap." "Hot Fire."
- Known for: His heavy sarcasm with a poker face that is almost impossible to read.
Ammar AlShukry is the AlMaghrib Grand Slam Champion, excelling in his involvement at every capacity: volunteer, original Ameer of QTayybah, HQ staff, graduate and now instructor.
Ammar began seeking knowledge in New York with a wide variety of teachers in Quran, Hadith, Aqeedah, Fiqh and Tafseer. Beyond the tri-state he was able to benefit from scholars throughout the United States such as Shaykh Salah Al-Sawwy, Dr. Hatem El-Haj, Shaykh Mamdouh Mahmoud, and extensive study with Vice-President of AlMaghrib Institute, Shaykh Waleed Basyouni. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Islamic Sciences with AlMaghrib Institute.
He has the ability to walk seamlessly between generations. Ammar is also very well known for his thought-provoking and heart-moving poetry with classics such as “Jannah”, “Until I See You”, and “The Witr Du’a”