IAIS Malaysia

Art and Islam

Art focuses upon the experience of the beautiful. It aims at excellence and perfection. Every work of true art is unique. Art is striking. When a person reads a work of art, e or she feels that this work of art speaks to the heart. It is for this reason that art is “captivating”. Art relays this experience by different types of representation. Architecture is a well-known Islamic art form, as is calligraphy. Art also encompasses poetry, plays, stories, music, sculpture and painting............. Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

Abdul Karim Abdullah

Abdul Karim Abdullah @ Leslie Terebessy is an Assistant Research Fellow at IAIS Malaysia.

Publications Catalogue

Quotable Quotes

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success - Dale Carnegie

Humour Without Malice

A Mullah's friend asked the mulla how old are you? Forty replied the mullah. The friend said but you said the same thing two years ago! Yes, replied the mullah, I always stand by my word.

Hikmah

Do not inflict injury or repay one injury with another. (hadith)

IAIS Malaysia 2008-2018 - All Rights Reserved.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!