International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies, Malaysia
Become a centre of excellence in research on Islam and contemporary issues. Focus on selected areas of research including the intellectual development of Islam Hadhari and the Islamic principles and doctrines on which it is founded.
Based in Kuala Lumpur, the International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS) Malaysia was established in 2008 as a nonprofit independent research institute with funding by the Government of Malaysia.
- Interfaith Dialogue
Tajdid Hadhari advances interfaith/inter-civilisational dialogue. Tajdid Hadhari attempts to identify approaches toward a meaningful dialogue of civilisations, and search for common grounds and values among world religions. It also ascertains the role of faith and reason in the conduct of interfaith dialogue, taking stock of Malaysia’s interfaith dialogue efforts, and an evaluation of the “Common Word” between the Muslims and Christians worldwide.
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