Review of the One-Day Colloquium on Islam & Secularism

Review of the One-Day Colloquium on Islam & Secularism held at MAS Academy, Kelana Jaya, Malaysia, July 24 2010, organized by Himpunan Keilmuan Muda (HAKIM, Intellectual Youth Alliance, & Curiousity Institute (CI).

Reviewed by Dr. Omar Altalib, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, International Islamic University Malaysia (

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HAKIM’s informal launch of “The Crisis of Modern Consciousness” DVD

Assalamu ‘Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh

To All Our Friends, Supporters and the Public at Large,

We are pleased to announce an informal launch of Himpunan Keilmuan Muda‘s (Intellectual Youth Alliance’s) latest video publication featuring 3-set DVDs of Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad and Shaykh Seraj Hendricks lectures (in English language) on the theme “The Crisis of Modern Consciousness”. The recording of the lectures at the One-day Workshop held on 28 March 2010 at Masjid Negara had been made possible with the kind cooperation of one of our strategic partners, Fajr Symphony Sdn. Bhd.

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Welcoming Speech at Shaykh Dr. Abdal Hakim Murad Public Lecture 27th March 2010

Text of my Welcoming Speech at the recent Public Lecture by Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad, held in conjunction with the launch of the ‘Traveling Light” DVD series and fundraising for the Cambridge New Mosque Project and Islamic Outreach ABIM charity activities.

Al-Hamdulillah, wa Sallallah wa Sallama `Ala Sayyidina Rasulillah, wa Alihi wa Sahbihi wa Man Walah, Wa Ba`du;

Our honorable guests Shaykh Dr. Abdal Hakim Murad, Shaykh Seraj Hendricks, Muhammad Razak Idris, President of ABIM, Dr. Mohd Farid Mohd Shahran, Chairman of HAKIM; Distinguished Guests; Ladies & Gentlemen:

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