2018年12月1日~2日 中国イスラム国際シンポジウムを開催しました

Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University cohosted the International Workshop on Chinese Muslims entitled “Redrawing and Straddling Borders: Chinese Muslims in Trans-national Fields and Multi-linguistic Literatures.”

This workshop was held under the joint auspices of Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University, and Faculty of Global and Regional Studies, Doshisha University, and scheduled as follows.

【Date and Venue】

Date: 1-2 December 2018

Venue: Institute for Research in Humanities Main Building 人文科学研究所本館 (4F Conference Room), Research Bldg. No. 4, Kyoto University

【Language】 English

【Coordinators】 WANG-KANDA Liulan, Faculty of Global and Regional Studies, Doshisha University NAKANISHI Tatsuya, Institute for Resarch in Humanities, Kyoto University


<December 1st> Redrawing Boundaries between “Us” and “Others” Responding to Historical Backgrounds

10:30 -11:00 Registration and Coffee

11:00-11:30 Opening NAKANISHI Tatsuya (Kyoto University) and WANG-KANDA Liulan (Doshisha University) Self-Introduction of Participants [Chinese Muslims’ Identity-Shift Responding to Historical Backgrounds]

11:30-12:30 NAKANISHI Tatsuya (Kyoto University) Family, Umma, and Nation: Multilayered and Dynamic Identities of Chinese Muslims


14:00-15:00 ZHAO Yuanhao 趙元昊 (Institute of Ethnic Literature, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences) Boundaries of Hui: About Wartime Ethnic “Identity” [Religious Boundaries for Chinese Muslims]

15:10-16:10 Aaron GLASSERMAN (Columbia University) Way of Heaven, Way of Man: Boundaries of the Shari’a in Qing and Republican China

16:20-17:20 Suchart SETTHAMALINEE (Payap University) Different Religious Practices and “Others” in Northern Thailand

18:30- Welcome Dinner

<December 2nd>

Straddling Spatial, Cultural, or Ethnic Boundaries

8:30-9:00 Registration and Coffee

[Chinese Muslims’ Bridging a gap between Chinese and Other Cultures]

9:00-10:00 Dror WEIL (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science) Transcending Linguistic Boundaries in Late Imperial China – The Case of Mirṣād al-‘ibād

10:10-11:10 Diana WONG (Universiti Sains Malaysia) Overseas Hui Entrepreneurs and the Globalisation of Qingzhen Ethnic Food: A Case Study of Malaysia

[Chinese Muslims and Other Chinese Minorities]

11:20-12:20 Marie-Paule HILLE (École des hautes études en sciences sociales) Legacy, Sociability, Moving Borders: an Ethnography of Trade Relationship between Chinese Muslims and Tibetans in Amdo

12:20-13:50 Lunch

13:50-14:50 WANG Jianxin 王建新 (Lanzhou University) Similarities and Differences between the Hui and the Uyghur: An Approach toward the Multiculturalism of Muslim Minorities in China

[Chinese Muslim Diaspora]

15:00-16:00 WANG-KANDA Liulan (Doshisha University) Border-crossing, Belonging and Family networks among Chinese Muslim Diaspora in Northern Thailand

16:10-17:10 MA Hailong 馬海龍 (Qinghai Nationalities University) At Home in Diaspora: the Chinese Hui Migrants in Malaysia

17:20-17:50 Concluding Discussion

*This workshop was  financially supported by The Kyoto University Foundation 公益財団法人 京都大学教育研究振興財団 Hashimoto Jun Memorial Foundation 一般財団法人 橋本循記念会 Joint Usage/Research Program of Center for Information Resources of Area Studies (CIRAS), Kyoto University 京都大学東南アジア地域研究研究所30年度共同利用・共同研究拠点プロジェクト Joint Usage/Research Program of Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University 京都大学人文科学研究所平成30年度共同利用・共同研究拠点プロジェクト and officially supported by Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University 京都大学ケナン・リファーイー・スーフィズム研究センター Center for Islamic Area Studies, Kyoto University (KIAS) 京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター


2018年7月18日~20日 KRメンバーがWOCMES-5にて研究発表を行いました

2018年7月16日~20日、スペイン・セヴィリアにて第5回中東研究世界大会(Fifth World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies: WOCMES-5)が行われ、18日~20日にKRセンター上級研究員が研究発表を行い、国際発信をしました。


PA-135. Rethinking the Relationship between Batin and Zahir: From the Perspective of Sufism and Fiqh. Organised by MARUYAMA Daisuke, National Defense Academy of Japan

発表者 タイトル
丸山 大介 The Connotation of Batin and Zahir in the Context of Sufism: A Case Study of Contemporary Sudan
井上 貴恵 The Understanding of Zahir in Iranian Sufism

PA-174. Reframing the Past: Gender Questions and Islamic Traditions in the Modern Era. Organized by GOTO Emi, the University of Tokyo

発表者 タイトル
高橋 圭 Between Norm and Practice: Neo-Traditionalist Discourses on Gender in the United States
澤井 真 The Disappearance between Man and Woman: The Sufi View on Human Existence
澤井 真

PA-187.Religious Practices Using Commodities in Consumer Societies. Organized by FUTATSUYAMA Tatsuro, St. Agnes’ University

発表者 タイトル
二ツ山達朗 Qur’anic Commodities in Ordinary Muslims’ Space: Focusing on Interior Ornaments and Calenders in Tunisia’
小牧 幸代 The Cult of Islamic Relics and the Religious Goods in Contemporary India
二ツ山 達朗 小牧 幸代


PA-241. Visits to Saintly Places in the Age of Globalization. Organized by AKAHORI Masayuki, Sophia University

発表者 タイトル
東長 靖 Theoretical Basis for the Visit to the Saints’ Places in the Islamic Thought
安田 慎 Remembrance at Holy Places: Religious Capital and Shi’ite Religious Places in Syria in the Era of Crisis
東長 靖 安田 慎


PA-339. A Reconsideration of Public Spheres from a Grass-root Perspective– Historical and Contemporary Approaches. Organized by IWASAKI Erina, Sophia University

発表者 タイトル
私市 正年 The Zawiya as an Ahylum in Medieval Magherb – A Reconsideration of the Public Sphere within an Islamic
私市 正年


2018年7月16日~24日 スペインで現地調査を行いました









2018年5月15日 2018年度第2回KRセミナーを開催しました


【場所】:京都大学 総合研究2号館4階第一講義室(AA401)
【発表者・タイトル】:Prof.Sajjad Rizvi(University of Exeter)
“The Mysticism Debate in Modern Iran: Sufism, Irfan and the Shii Seminary”

2018年4月15日 2018年度第1回KRセミナーを開催しました

【場所】:京都大学 総合研究2号館4階第一講義室(AA401)

Prof. Ahmed Zildzic (Sarajevo University)
“Ottoman Historiography in Persian with a Focus on Bahjatu-t-tevarih by Shukrullah”

Prof. Roberto Tottoli (Universita degli Studi di Napoli L’Orientale, Visiting Fellow, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, University of Tokyo)
“Europe and Islam: The Arabic Text of Qur’an in History and Polemics in the 16th and 17th Century”



2018年4月1日 センターは15号館101研究室に移転しました



2018年2月24日 KIAS-IMS Seventh Joint Seminar “Exploring Culture and Politics in the Mediterranean World”を開催しました

イスラーム地域研究センター(KIAS)と釜山外国語大学地中海研究所(IMS)は、アジア・アフリカ地域研究研究科及びケナン・リファーイー・スーフィズム研究センターとの共催により、第7回ジョイントセミナーKIAS-IMS Seventh Joint Seminar “Exploring Culture and Politics in the Mediterranean World”を開催しました。


Opening Session (14:30-14:50)
Chair: FUTATSUYAMA Tatsuro (Visiting Associate Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies)

TONAGA Yasushi (Director, Center for Islamic Area Studies, Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies)
“Welcome Speech”

Yong Soo YOON (Director, Institute for Mediterranean Studies)
“Greeting Speech”

Session 1 (14:50-16:20)
Chair: Byoung Joo HAH (Professor, Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies)

Idiris DANISMAZ (Assistant Professor, Organization for Advanced Research and Education, Doshisha University)
“The Notion of Conscience in Islam: Focusing on ‘Vicdan’ in Hak Dini Kur’an Dili by Elmalili Muhammed Hamdi Yazir (d. 1942)”

YAMAMOTO Naoki (Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate School of Asian and Area Studies)
“Sharia/Haqiqa Dichotomy among Sufis and Kadizadelis during Ottoman Period”

Yong Soo YOON (Director, Institute for Mediterranean Studies) & Jung Ha KIM (Professor, Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies)
“Types of Cultural Exchange in the Mediterraneanistic Multiculturalism”

Session 2 (16:30-18:00)
Chair: Choonsik CHOI (Professor, Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies)

Ji Hun KANG (Research Professor, Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies)
“A Study on Information Technology Utilization for Education of Overseas Area Culture”

OKABE Yuki (Graduate Student, Graduate School of Asian and Area Studies)
“Reconsidering Power Sharing Regimes and Civil Wars in Lebanon and Syria”

Sang Ho MOON (Professor, Dept. of Computer Engineering, Busan University of Foreign Studies) & Dong Yeol LEE (Research Professor, Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Busan University of Foreign Studies)
“GIS based Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Analysis”

Closing Session (18:00-18:15)
Chair: TONAGA Yasushi (Director, Center for Islamic Area Studies, Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies)

KOSUGI Yasushi (Director, Hadhari Center for Islamic Civilizational Studies, Kyoto University; Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies)
“Closing Remarks”

京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター (KIAS)

2018年1月21-22日 SIAS/KIAS-CNRS Joint Seminarを開催しました

京都大学ケナン・リファーイー・スーフィズム研究センターは、京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター(KIAS)、上智大学イスラーム研究センター(SIAS)と共催でSIAS/KIAS-CNRS Joint Seminar 2018 “Holy Relics and Religious Commodities in Islam + Other Related Subjects Including Graduate Student Presentations”を下記の通り開催しました。

【場所】東洋大学 熱海研修センター

January 21: 13:00-18:00
(13:00-13:15) Opening Remarks: TONAGA Yasushi (KIAS, Kyoto University)

Part 1: Holy Relics and Religious Commodities in Islam + Related Subjects

(13:15-13:50) Pierre-Jean LUIZARD (EPHE-CNRS GSRL)
“Damascus and Cairo: Two Heads of Hussein for Two Kinds of Worship”

(13:50-14:15) KONDO Fumiya (Ph.D. student, SGPAS, Sophia University)
“Mawlid Dolls of Egypt in Terms of “Religious Commodities”: A Preliminary Study”

(14:15-14:50) Thierry ZARCONE (EPHE-CNRS GSRL)
“Qadamgah and Mausoleums Associated with Relics of Imam Ali ibn Abu Talib in the Indo-Turko-Persian Area”

(15:00-15:35) NINOMIYA Ayako (Aoyama Gakuin University)
“Qadam-i Sharif, Mecca and Delhi: Story of a Sufi and Footprints of the Prophet Muhammad in Medieval India”

(15:35-16:10) Alexandre PAPAS (CNRS-CETOBAC)
“Kashkul: Practical Uses and Doctrinal Meanings of a Sufi Relic”

(16:10-16:45) TAKAHASHI Kei (JSPS Research Fellow-RPD)
“Sufism without Tariqa: The Emergence of Muslim Third Places in the Contemporary American Muslim Community”

Part 2: Graduate Student Presentations 1

(17:00-17:30) ISHIKAWA Kido (Ph.D. student, ASAFAS, Kyoto University)
“The Mode of Expression of the Love in the Works of Baba Tahir”

(17:30-18:00) SUENO Takanori (Ph.D. student, ASAFAS, Kyoto University)
“Ibrahim Niyas’s on Sufism: From a Perspective as a Shari‘a Oriented Sufi”

January 22: 9:00-12:00
Part 3: Graduate Student Presentations 2

(9:00-9:30) YAMAZAKI Satoru (Ph.D. student, ASAFAS, Kyoto University)
“Syrian Civil War, Sectarianism, and the Turkish Arab `Alawis’ Struggle for Recognition”

(9:30-10:00) Kamnoush KHOSROVANI (Ph.D. student, EPHE-CNRS GSRL)
“On the Path of an Exuberant Sufi Practice: An Anthropological Study of the Contemporary Female Qaderi Groups in Tehran”

Part 4: Holy Relics and Religious Commodities in Islam + Related Subjects 2

(10:10-10:45) FUTATSUYAMA Tatsuro (Research Associate of the NIHU/KIAS, Kyoto University)
“Qur’anic Interior Ornaments in Ordinary Muslims’ Space: From the Case of South Tunisia”

(10:45-11:20) YASUDA Shin (Teikyo University)
“Commodifying Religious Experiences: Islamic Tour Operators and Religious Markets in Indonesia”

(11:20-11:50) General Comments: Pierre-Jean LUIZARD, Alexandre PAPAS, and Thierry ZARCONE

(11:50-12:00) Closing Remarks: AKAHORI Masayuki (SIAS, Sophia University)

Thierry ZARCONE, TONAGA Yasushi, MISAWA Nobuo (Faculty of Social Sciences, Toyo University), AKAHORI Masayuki


高等研究実習院フランス国立科学研究センターGroupe Societes, Religions, Laicites

NIHU 地域研究推進事業「現代中東地域研究」京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター拠点


NIHU=National Institute of Humanities
ASAFAS=Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
SGPAS=Sophia Graduate Program for Area Studies, Graduate School of Global Studies, Sophia University

2017年12月10日 ムラット・メルジャン新トルコ大使が訪問されました


2017年11月11日-12日 スーフィズム・聖者信仰研究会合宿を行いました


【日程】11月11日(土)13:30 ~12日(日)12:00



13:30-13:45  開会挨拶・自己紹介

13:45-15:30  澤井真(京都大学・学振PD)研究発表(1時間発表、45分質疑応答)



15:45-17:30  高橋圭(上智大学・学振RPD)研究発表 (1時間発表、45分質疑応答)


17:30-18:00  小牧幸代(高崎経済大学)イタリア共同調査報告



9:30-10:30 高尾賢一郎(東京外国語大学・学振PD) 文献発表①(発表30分+質疑30分)

J. S. Trimingham The Sufism in Islam “The Formation of Schools of Mysticism”(第1章)

10:30-11:30 藤井千晶(京都大学) 文献発表②(発表30分+質疑30分)

S. Trimingham The Sufism in Islam “The Chief Tariqa Lines”(第2章)

11:30-11:45 総評・閉会



・NIHU 地域研究推進事業「現代中東地域研究」上智大学イスラーム研究センター拠   点・京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター拠点

・科学研究費補助金(基盤研究(A))「イスラーム神秘主義の構造的理解-スーフィズ   ム・タリーカ・聖者信仰複合現象の解明」

・科学研究費補助金(基盤研究(B))「地中海周辺域における聖者・聖遺物崇敬の人類   学的研究」

・上智大学学術研究特別推進費(重点領域研究)「イスラームとキリスト教他諸宗教の   対立・交流・融和の地域間比較研究」