Resonating Middle Path Islam from Europe
Misunderstanding toward Islam in the form of Islamophobia is real. Many people in the Western world acknowledge Islam as violent and threatening ideology. In this light, promoting a peaceful Islam that is upheld by Nahdlatul Ulama and Muhammadiyah is necessary.
Indonesia to Improve Gender-friendly Al-Quran Translation
Quranic Translation is improving through times and context. Ministry of Religious Affairs of Indonesia initiated an improvement towards gender-friendly Quran translation.
Indonesian Islam for The World: NU and Muhammadiyah Nominated for The Nobel Peace Prize
NU and Muhammadiyah represents the moderate faces of Islam in Indonesia. The two gained international recognition, increasing supports for Nobel Peace Prize nomination.
The Faces of Al-Ghazali
Al-Ghazali is known for his book on Sufism, Ihya’ ulum al-din. But there are at least two ‘faces’ of the Hujjat al-Islam: The Mystical and Philosophical Ghazali.
Pact of Aelia: Umar’s Assurance to Christians of Jerusalem
During his conquest, Caliphate Umar ibn Khattab provided assurance of safety to the Christians of Jerusalem.
Abed Al-Jabri on Contemporary Islamic Reformism
The reformist Muslim thinkers have been debating whether to adopt or reject the Westernization. Abed Al-Jabri is trying to resolve the dualism in Islamic reform.
Ramadan Fasting is a Ritual of Love and Tolerance
Fasting in the holy month Ramadan is beyond absenting ourselves from food and drink. It is the ritual of tolerance and love for every humankind.
Fasting and Muslim Footballers: Salah and Mane ahead of Champions League Final
Ramadan fasting means absence from any food or liquid, which may affect Muslim footballers performance on the pitch. How the Liverpool stars deal with the issue ahead of Champions League final?
If Islam is Religion of Peace, Why the Prophet goes to War?
Islam is seeking for peace. But on the other hand, the Prophet goes for war. How to explain the contradiction?
Learning the Quran for Deaf Muslims
To recite the holy Quran is a challenge for the deaf. A group of Muslims in Indonesia helps the deaf Muslims to learn Quran and Islam through sign language.