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Adha Shaleh

adhaDr Adha Shaleh is a research fellow at the International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS), Malaysia. He studied Arabic Language, Environmental Studies and Sociology. Currently, He is writing on the practice of Hima known as a traditional land management system. Drawing attention to Prophet Muhammad's wisdom in Environmental Protection, Adha aims to extract principles in Hima during prophet time, and assess their possible adaptation in modern day forest care.


God is Beautiful and He loves beauty. (hadith)

Quotable Quotes

Don't let a little dispute injure a great friendship, Dali Lama

Humour Without Malice

Ahmad was speaking to his friend and shared his hapiness with him. So he said that he is fortunate to have been given two very special gifts in life. The friend was listening - there was a pause. He then asked: what are they Ahmad?Ahmad replied: one is a very good memory that God has given me. Ahmad paused again, and when his friend asked: what is the second one? Ahmad replied: Oh, wait a minute, I am trying to remember!

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