Bibliotheca Islamica Volume 55
This edition of three early texts on the Muʿtazila is now available on our open access repository MENAdoc.
It was written by eminent members of that movement that elucidate its history and the main tenets and principles. Continue reading
Bibliotheca Islamica Vol. 58
‘Ḥallāl al-ʿuqad fī bayān aḥkām al-muʿtaqad: wa-huwa Qudwat al-muhtadīn ilā maqāṣid ad-dīn‘ by Sulaimān Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Qawī Naǧm ad-Dīn aṭ-Ṭūfī al-Ḥanbalī, ed. by Laila Damīrī and Islām Daya is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Leiden University is hosting a conference on ‘Innovative forms of Islamic higher education in Western Europe‘ from 3-4 April 2017.
The Programme: Continue reading
The title ‘Šarḥ aš-Šifā li-ʿAlī al-Qārī‘, originally published in Constantinople1847, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The EHESS is holding a workshop on ‘Islam in the Balkans Research Perspectives 30 Years after L’islam balkanique‘ from 15-16 December 2016.
The Programme is available here.
Volume 79 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Begegnung mit Khidr : Quellenstudien zum Imaginären im traditionellen Islam‘ by Patrick Franke is now available Open Access on MENAdoc. At the same time, we want to make you aware of Patrick Franke’s excellent Wikipedia Article on Al-Chidr.