The Centre for the Study of Islamic
Manuscripts - Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation, in co-operation with
Fundación General de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid organized a training
course on Codicology, entitled “Arabic Codicology: The Islamic Manuscript
Heritage in the El Escorial Collection”. The course took place between
14-18 July 2014,in San
Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid), Spain. Read more...
The Centre for the Study of Islamic Manuscripts recently published the Treatise on the Angle (Risalah fī al-Zāwiyah) by Kamāl al-Dīn al-Fārisī. This book represents an original contribution to mathematics and education sciences, specifically for the study of the nature of the angle.Order the book...
Al-Furqan's participation in Sharjah International Book Fair 2014
Al-Furqan Islamic Foundation will be participating in the
upcoming Sharjah International Book fair, between 5th -15th November 2014.
Our latest publications in the field of Islamic Manuscripts
and Philosophy of Islamic Jurisprudence shall be presented during the book fair.
The Maqasid Centre at Al-Furqan, in co-operation with the International Moderation Forum, and the Islamic Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organisation (ISESCO), organised a two-day international symposium entitled “Towards a Unified Islamic Perspective on Issues Related to Women and Population” from Tuesday 16th to Wednesday 17th September 2014 (22-23 Dhul Qaidah 1435H), at Regency Palace Hotel, Amman. Read more...
The Centre for the Study of the Philosophy of Islamic Law recently published the course proceedings of the symposia under the title "Applying the Sharīʿah Objectives between Fear and Leniency", edited by Ahmed al-Raissoumi. The volume will be soon available.Read more...
Latest Training Course
9th Training Course on the philosophy of Islamic law (Maqāsid) under the title “Applying the philosophy of Islamic Law between fear and leniency”; organized by the Maqasid centre at Al-Furqan, in partnership with the Maqāsid Research & Studies Centre (Rabat), Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah (Sais-Fes), the Master Course on the “Philosophy of Islamic Law in the Maliki School of Jurisprudence” and the Faculty of Letters & Humanities (Sais-Fes), between 28-30th May 2014. Read more...
volume of “TheEncyclopaedia of Makkah and
Madinah”, which includes entries
of the letters: ta’ and tha’, covering hundreds of subjects with
many pictures and rare documents. Order the book...
The Centre of the Encyclopaedia of Makkah and Madinah is pleased to present its latest book written by HE Sheikh Ahmed Zaki Yamani, entitled “The House of al-Sayyidah Khadeejah bint Khowaylid in Makkah al-Mukarramah”. Order the book...
This article is a review on the 5th volume of “The Encyclopaedia of Makkah and Madinah”, which includes hundreds of entries under the letter bā’, starting with the first entry on al-Barīd (Postal-Mail service) and concluding with an entry related to the BīatuMakkah (Makkah Environment). Read more...