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Book Dissection by Prof Abdullahi Ahmad An- Na’im on “The Second Message of Islam” – Ustadh Mahmoud Muhammad Taha

May 27, 2016

Date: Friday, 27th May 2106 Time: 8PM -10PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Registration: Presenter: Prof Abdullahi Ahmad an Na’im Mahmoud Mohammad Taha was one of the most original and daring modern Islamic thinkers that might have been undeservedly […]

Roundtable Discussion on: “Rethinking Islamic Reform”

May 23, 2016

Date: Saturday, 28th May 2016 Time: 2.30PM- 5.30PM Venue: Conference Rom, Law Faculty, University of Malaya Registration: Presenter: Prof Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na`im Opening Speech: Prof Jeffery Kenny, Professor of Religious Studies, DePauw University, Indiana. Interveners: Dr Maszlee Malik Dr Abdul […]

Roundtable discussion on: “Debating the Role of Shari’a in Human Rights’ Discourse

May 23, 2016

Date: Sunday, 29th May 2016 Time: 11AM – 130PM Venue: Conference Room, The University of Nottingham, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur Registration: Presenter: Prof Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na`im Interveners: Emeritus Prof Datuk Shad Saleem Faruqi Fadiah Nadwa Fikri Nizam Bashir […]

Public Lecture on: Islamic Fundamentalism and Social Change

May 23, 2016

Date: Friday 3rd June 2016 Time: 3PM-530 PM Venue: Olive Tree Hotel, Bukit Jambul, Penang Registration: Islamic fundamentalist movements are neither new, or prevalent nor permanent in Islamic societies. While these movements tend to draw on Islamic sacred text and […]

Public Lecture On: “Toward an Islamic Society, NOT an Islamic State”

May 23, 2016

Date: Thurs, 2nd June 2016 Time: 8PM- 10PM Venue: Wawasan Open Univeristy, Penang Registration: Presenter: Prof Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na`im One of the distinguishing features of political Islam since the fall of the Ottoman Empire was its call for the creation for […]

Public Lecture at IKMAS, National University of Malaysia (UKM): “Are Human Rights Compatible With Islam?”

May 23, 2016

Date: Tuesday, 31st May 2016 Time: 3.30PM – 5.30PM Venue: IKMAS, UKM Registration: Presenter: Prof Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na`im The term “human rights,” or huqūq al-insān in Arabic, has only recently come into common use, as have the analogous terms huqūq-i insān […]

Interfaith Dialogue: Religion and the Poor: An Opium or A Liberator?

May 16, 2016

Date: Sunday, 22nd May 2016 Venue: Nottingham University, Jalan Raja Chulan, KL Time: 11AM – 130PM Registration: Panelists: Prof Syed Farid Alatas, Dr Particia Anne Martinez Eddin Khoo Prematilaka KD Serisena Moderator: Imran Mohd Rasid “It is not enough to […]

Seminar PemikiranReformis – Siri III – Syed Shaykh al-Hady

April 3, 2016

Tarikh: Sabtu, 23 April 2016 Masa: 10AM – 1PM Tempat: Concorde Hotel, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur Pendaftaran :   “Lantaran itulah Kaum Muda beranggapan bahawa bukan semua pekataan yang diucapkan oleh ulama itu benar dan wajib diterima sepertimana kita […]

Bedah Buku: Maqasid al-Shari’ah as Philosophy of Islamic Law: A Systems’ Approach

March 20, 2016

Tarikh: Saturday, 26th March 2016 Masa: 1130AM-130PM Tempat: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Pembentang: Dr Nur Asyhraff Mohd Noor Pendaftaran: Al-Imam Muhammad Abu Zahrah mengemukakan Syari’at Islam datang untuk membawa rahmat bagi manusia, seperti firman Allah: “Tiadalah Kami mengutuskan kamu, melainkan […]

Roundtable discussion on: Exclusion and Integration in Muslim Communities

March 9, 2016

[CANCELED] Date: Saturday, 12 March 2016, Time: 1PM – 5 PM, Venue: Nottigham University, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Kuala Lumpur, For so long in the history of the Muslim civilization we have witnessed various instances of violence and conflicts between Sunnis and Shiites. While most of them are political rather than theological in nature, the series of conflicts are often articulated in religious terms. The great political battle of Muawiyya and Ali has often been portrayed as the genesis of this division, and act as an exemplar on how politics can give birth to a more complicated theological set of doctrines and justifications.