Academic Year 2021 1st KR Seminar (1st Sufism/Saint Veneration Research Meeting) was held

Date: May 22th, 2021, 09:30~12:50
Through online
Language: Japanese

9:30 – 9:45 Explanation of the aim of the seminar, Self-introduction by participants
Chair: WAZAKI Seika(Chubu University)
9:45 -11:15 Presentation 1 (10:45 -11:15 Q and A)
SUZUKI Manami (Senior Principal Researcher, Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University) “Saints in Islamic Ritual Music: Grief for İmam Hüseyin in Alevi-Bektaşi”
11:15 – 11:20 Break
11:20 – 12:50 Presentation 2 (12:20 – 12:50 Q and A)
HOMMA Ryusei (Ph.D. Student, ASAFAS, Kyoto University) “ Investigation of School of Ibn al-‘Arabī in South Asia: Ashraf ‘Alī Thānavī’s positioning”

This seminar was co-hosted by:
Structural Comprehension of Islamic Mysticism: Investigation into Sufism-Tariqa-Saint Cults Complex (Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A), JSPS: TONAGA Yasushi, Kyoto University)
Anthropological Studies on Veneration of Saints and Holy Relics in Islam and Christianity (Grand-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A), JSPS: AKAHORI Masayuki, Sophia University)
Center for Islamic Area Studies, Kyoto University (KIAS)