By Spahic Omer Abdullah b. Rawahah was a leading companion of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). He was from the rank of Ansar (the Helpers, or the…View More Abdullah b. Rawahah as an Embodiment of Heavenly Justice
By Spahic Omer The Srebrenica genocide (genocid u Srebrenici), or massacre (masakr), was a massacre of more than 8,000 Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), especially men and…View More The Srebrenica Genocide: Lest We Forget
By Spahic Omer In the academic world, or academia, one frequently hears dispiriting comments to the effect that since not many people read academic research…View More Publish and Cherish
By Spahic Omer Modernity is a universal term. It is at once a historical period, worldview and ideology. As such, it’s got much in common…View More Has Modernity Failed?
By Spahic Omer In the midst of all the developments associated with the emergence of modernity, architecture as a system of thought and a physical…View More Has Modern Architecture Failed?
By Spahic Omer Modernity is an exclusively Western concept that has no equivalent in other cultures and civilisations. Linguistically, most world languages adopted the same…View More Is Islam Against Modernity?
By Spahic Omer Sustainability in architecture is possible only when there is sustainability in values and philosophies that underpin the former, giving it its identity,…View More Sustainability and Piety
By Spahic Omer People are both the creators and demolishers of civilisational accomplishments. They are the only beneficiaries of every great civilisational output. Similarly, people…View More Need for Sustainable Architecture
By Ma Feiya Malaysia ranked 80th in the 2019 World Happiness Report (covering the overall performance from 2015 to 2017) and dropped 45 places compared…View More Malaysia’s happiness index: Why the massive drop?
By Spahic Omer The dignity and honour of man are undisputed. That is because Almighty Allah, the Creator, explicitly affirms that He has honoured the…View More An Anatomy of Murder