Teakster

Teakster is a multi award-winning artist and photographer. His artwork has been featured in publications and exhibitions across the USA, UAE, Europe, and Asia. Teakster started his artistic journey as a form of escapism from mundane corporate work. Inspired by his Islamic faith as well as by Islam’s early art and calligraphy, he started experimenting with colours and patterns which he ...

Tasnim Baghdadi

Tasnim Baghdadi is a German digital illustrator of Moroccan heritage. Currently studying towards a Masters degree in Asian and Islamic Art History, with a focus on the art and architecture of the Middle East, Tasnim also works as a freelance artist in the fields of digital illustration, graphic design, and photography. Tasnim, tell us a little bit about yourself and your work? I am ...

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All Artists

Creative manifestations of art, music, visual media, the written word and much more.

All Artists

Creative manifestations of art, music, visual media, the written word and much more.

Highlights

Refugees are Human. This Simple Fact Seems to be Forgotten by Owen Jones

It is horrific that people are drowning and suffocating to reach safety. These stories should be a reminder that migrants and refugees are not ...

Islamophobia and minority baiting in the Labour leadership race by Shanon Shah

This is how low the debate has sunk. The more popular Jeremy Corbyn seems to be compared to the other candidates for the Labour leadership, the ...

The Culture of Kashmir will Survive by Muddasir Ramzan

Cradled in the lap of the majestic Himalayan mountains, the Kashmir valley, along with its scenic beauty, is also famous for its rich culture. ...

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CM15: Educational Reform

Jeremy Henzell-Thomas seeks an integrated approach to education and knowledge, Richard Pring answers the question – what is a university, Marodsilton Muborakshoeva examines the university in Muslim context, Abdelwahab El-Affendi thinks we need to reconfigure Islamic education, Abdulkader Tayob is convinced that educational reform must begin by reforming self and ...

The Madrasah University

It may surprise you to learn that it was the British who introduced the modern Madrasa to India. What’s more, it has been revived by the ...

Kabul-Taliban Talks in Murree: A Breakthrough, or Business as Usual? by Iftikhar H Malik

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Buried amidst the banner news on varying shades of Greek economic distress and the cat-and-mouse game among the ethnic and sectarian contenders ...

Srebrenica: Twenty Years on

Given the on-going volatility in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia, fewer people in those regions and elsewhere may have time or ...