Dr. Huwaish spent a life dedicated to the cause of God. Nationally and internationally known for his tireless campaigns on behalf of the community, he earned great affection and respect from all those who met him, tremendously improving the lot of others throughout a life which exuded the best of ethical standards.
After qualifying as a Medical Doctor Dr. Huwaish worked in hospitals in Spain, Algeria and Saudi Arabia. During his outstanding career he held a number of positions including: founding member and Secretary General of the Islamic Center in Spain, Secretary General of the European Council of Mosques, and member of the International Muslim Council of Mosques at the Muslim World League.
A man of great principles and astonishing intellect he leaves behind a legacy of intellectual, literary and medical writing which, among many others, includes: “Dictionary of Quranic Terminology” in several languages, “Spanish Translation of the Qur’an”, “Medical Encyclopedia for Intellectuals” (30 volumes), “Contemporary Problems of the Muslim World”, and “Muslim Communities in the West.”
May Allah (SWT) have mercy on his soul. Our sincere condolences to his family, and global friends and colleagues.