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#resonance

Islam has been curbed by its own elite

Selasa, 27 Sep 2016 17:36 WIB

In Javanese, the word "telikung" given the prefix "me-" means "binding foot and hand" until it could not move freely, whether its human, animal, nor something abstract, like religion, ideology, etc.Islam has been...

Fazlur Rahman in symposium (II)

Kamis, 02 Jun 2016 17:55 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifAlthough I can not understand the content of the discussion in Turkish, the topics discussed  are not strange for me because some of the topics have been delivered during the...

Why wasted?

Selasa, 22 Mar 2016 22:51 WIB

By Asma NadiaYouth named Ovi is 27 years old.In the sporting world, the age is usually the peak of his career, which will dim when the age moves into the 30s. But this...

Drug emergency in Indonesia

Selasa, 05 Mei 2015 19:18 WIB

by Asma nadia* Indonesia has become a heaven of drug sales. Currently, an estimated, in Indonesia, there are 4 million people are drug users. Illegal drug business is worth trillions of dollars. Indonesia not...

The scarcity of statesmen

Selasa, 03 Feb 2015 15:49 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIn our today's uncertain national situation, the longing for the presence of statesmen was increasingly felt. If we look at the Bung Karno and Bung Hatta era in terms of...

Qur'an, Muslim and Universal Brotherhood (2)

Rabu, 21 Jan 2015 19:46 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIn Mukhtashar min Tafsîr al-Imâm al-Thabarî and Qur’ân Karîm: Tafsîr wa Bayân ma’a Asbâb al-Nuzûl li-‘l-Suyûthî, verse 10 of surat al-Ĥujurât, there is no explanation about the importance of innama...

Qur'an, Muslim and Universal Brotherhood (1)

Jumat, 16 Jan 2015 18:25 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifI don't know if there are any Holy Books other than Qur'an that is prepared to be accepted or rejected by every smart person in human history. (See al-Baqarah:23; al-Isra:107)....

A morning in front of Ka'bah

Jumat, 16 Jan 2015 17:35 WIB

By: Azyumardi AzraComing back to Masjid al-Haram and its vicinity after several years, hajj or umrah pilgrims can see many differences. Renovation of Masjid al-Haram seems never ending as long as I remember.The...

Just a glass of water

Jumat, 16 Jan 2015 15:41 WIB

By: Asma Nadia"God, thank you for another day that You gave!"Every day is a miracle.Every day is a blessing.Although often we forget that there are so much favor, because what God gave...

Debt and boiling water

Selasa, 06 Jan 2015 17:12 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii Maarif One time after zuhr prayer in Nogotirto Mosque in Yogyakarta, a fellow friend of mine, Hartoyo, a retired state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina worker, told me about his...

Note from 22-years of Republika: Indonesian press in complicated year

Selasa, 06 Jan 2015 17:07 WIB

By: Nasihin Masha, Editor-in-chief of Republika"As a journalist, our responsibility is to our readers. Everything we know, or what we think, first of all is those of the readers. Not belong to a...

The 1955 election

Jumat, 11 Apr 2014 15:37 WIB

By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIf the revolution of 1945-1949 did not occur in Indonesia, the country's first election would be held in January 1946. However, the spirit of people of Indonesia to give meaning...

Education and culture

Rabu, 09 Apr 2014 16:42 WIB

By: Yudi LatifEducation and culture are creative process, which cannot be separated like two sides of coin. Bung Hatta said that what had been taught in educational process is the culture, while the...

The day of judgement

Rabu, 09 Apr 2014 09:00 WIB

By: Yudi LatifTens of millions of Indonesian people went to polling stations to choose candidates who are expected to meet the criteria and also to punish them who are proven betraying.In a country...

How to determine candidates for Saudi King?

Selasa, 08 Apr 2014 08:00 WIB

By: Ikhwanul Kira MashuriIn modern history of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the petro dollar country appointed Prince Muqrin bin Abdul Aziz as a vice crown prince (waliyyun liwaliyyil 'ahdi) for the first...