KU–UIN Joint Seminar “Wisdom of Coexistence in the Islamic Thought: Graduate Seminar on Sufism” @ Jakarta

Both of Kyoto University and Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University Jakarta (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta, UIN) has a long tradition of Islamic studies. This project aims to establish the academic cooperation between two parties. We held the first joint seminar as a kick-off program for this project. We expect to promote our mutual cooperation so that we can make a contract of MOU in the near future. The main theme of the first joint seminar was Sufism, Tariqa and Saint Veneration.

Date & Time: February 17th, (Mon) 10:00−17:30
Venue: Theater, Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah, Jakarta


Keynote Speech 1: TONAGA Yasushi (Kyoto University) “Wisdom of Coexistence according to Sufism”

Keynote Speech 2: Oman FATHURAHMAN (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah) “Female Indonesian Sufis: Shattariyah Murids in the 18th and 19th Centuries in Java”

TANAHASHI Yukari (Kyoto University) “The Theological Thought of Muḥammad ibn Sulaymān al-Jazūlī”
Arif ZAMHARI (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah) “Innovation in Indonesia’s Sufi Tradition: Urban Majlis Zikir dan Salawat”
Bambang IRAWAN (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah) “Tasawuf and Radicalism”

SESSION 2(Chair: Agus RIFA’)
Yoyo HAMBALI (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah) “Ibn ‘Arabi on Relation of Sshari’a and Haqiqa”
MATSUDA Kazunori (Kyoto University) “Sana’ullah Amritsari and his Urdu Proses”
M. NIDA (Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah) “Kyai Hasan Maolani; Tarekat and Collonialism”

Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies (KR),
Center for Islamic Area Studies (KIAS)
Graduate School of Asian African Area Studies (ASAFAS)
Jakarta Liaison Office of Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University
Graduate School of UIN