23 October 2015
In an article contribution, Associate Professor Syed Farid Alatas, Department of Sociology, wrote about the Day of Asyura that falls on the tenth day of the first month of the Islamic calendar.
Assoc Prof Syed Farid discussed the historic battle of Karbala in Iraq and the leadership of Imam Husain in that battle. He also wrote about the significance and lessons it holds for the Islamic community today.
To read the article, click here.