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From Madinah To Malaysia: Reflections by Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil

Shaykh Yahya Rhodus is a lot taller in real life. When he stood up at the end of his lecture last night, I watched him return the greetings of the men and women who had gathered around him. He was careful to take the time to smile and chat to each person who approached him. […]

How do We Know? Summary of Lecture by Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas

(20th April 2013)Summary of Saturday Night Lecture (5th Session) HOW DO WE KNOW?   Being a summary of the CASIS Saturday Night Lecture by Tan Sri Professor Dr. Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas on Saturday, 20th April 2013 “Corruptio optimi pessima.” – Latin proverb Knowledge is the light by which everything else is made manifest and […]

Preserving the Semantic Structure of Islamic Key Terms: al-Isfahani, Izutsu and al-Attas by Syamsuddin Arif

Semantics of Islamic KeyTerms: al-Isfahani, Izutsu and al-Attas by Syamsuddin Arif Description: An overview of how pre-Islamic Arabic transformed into post-Islamic Arabic, through the works of Toshihiko Izutsu, Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and Ragib al-Isfahani. Download PDF Related: The Concept of Religion by Sayyid Naquib al-Attas Justice and Its Relationship to Knowledge – Sayyid Naquib al-Attas […]

Study Questions for Understanding Works of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas – Adi Setia

Study Questions for Understanding Works of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas – Adi Setia The following questions are taken from a midterm examination of an ethics course taught by Professor Adi Setia at the International Islamic University, Malaysia. They provide a useful companion to the books of Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas and have been cr0ss-posted here […]