Monday, 29 June 2015 15:36

Breathing new life into Maqasid al-Syariah

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MAQASID al-Syariah has recently made a resurgence after falling into oblivion and neglect for several reasons, chiefly due to the so-called “closing of the door of ijtihad”, as alluded to by Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi. He commented on this at the recent launch of the International Conference of Maqasid al-Syariah in Public Policy and Governance hosted by the International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IIAIS) in Kuala Lumpur..................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)