Abdul Bari Ath Thobaity is a Saudi Qur’an reciter; he was born in Makah in 1380 Hijri.
Abdul Bari Ath Thobaity graduate in Sciences from The King Fahd Abdul Aziz’s University of Jeddah in 1405 Hijri. Soon after, he enrolled in the Oum Al Qora University for a high degree in Sharia that he earned with honours in 1409 followed by a Master, in 1415, from Sharia’s Faculty of the same university.
Abdul Bari Ath Thobaity worked as teacher and Qur’an memorizer while he was still 19. He also supervised some Qur’an memorizing sessions in Jeddah.
In 1397, Abdul Bari Ath Thobaity was proposed by the Holy Qur’an Memorization Association of Makah to lead prayers during Ramadan in one Islamic center in the United Kingdom.
The Qur’an Memorizing competition holds in Makah in 1399. He also has been imam of the Holy Mosque before moving to Madinah Munawara.
Since the late 1414, Abdul Bari Ath Thobaity has participated in prayers of the Prophets Mosque as imam and preacher.