By Dr Syed Ali Tawfik al-Attas | IKIM | 29 May 2013
The term ‘Islamic’ betrays an activity (`amal), one that is derived from the fundamental elements of the worldview of Islam and it is not something indicative of ritual appearance. It refers to an activity or action and by necessity an actor.
It was another Sunday morning. It had been raining the night before and it was still raining the following morning. The sky was still overcast; the sun had not been seen for days.