Islamic Housing between Yesterday and Today<br>Perumahan Islam antara Semalam dan Hari Ini

  • Spahic Omer International Islamic University Malaysia

Abstract

AbstractThis paper discusses the quintessence of Islamic housing against the backdrop of some fundamental laws of history and civilization. It calls for properly comprehending and reviving the Islamic housing phenomenon within the context of studying the subjects of history and critical thinking. The paper concludes that the house institution occupies an extraordinary place in Islam. It is a family development centre and, as such, a microcosm of Islamic culture and civilization. The prospect of reviving Islamic housing is an arduous task. Its successful implementation will revolve around the following thrusts: creating a comprehensive built environment educational culture, upholding and integrating into the former the ideals of tawÍÊd (Allah’s Oneness) and the rest of Islamic teachings and values, and introducing the principle of unreserved following in religion and unrestricted inventing in sheer worldly matters. The importance of studying history is discussed first. Then, the relationship between Islamic housing and critical thinking is dwelled on. And finally, in the light of the findings in the first two sections, some prerequisites for contemporary Islamic housing are discussed.Keywords: Islamic Housing, History, Critical Thinking, Islam, Muslims.AbstrakKajian ini memperbincangkan kesucian perumahan Islam terhadap beberapa undang-undang asas sejarah dan tamadun. Ia menegaskan untuk memahami dan menghidupkan semula fenomena perumahan Islam menurut konteks mempelajari subjek sejarah dan pemikiran kritikal. Kajian ini menyimpulkan bahawa sebuah rumah mempunyai kedudukan tinggi dalam Islam. Ia merupakan sebuah pusat pembangunan keluarga dan dengan itu sebahagian budaya dan ketamadunan Islam. Untuk menghidupkan semula perumahan islam adalah satu tugas yang sukar. Kejayaanya akan menurut perkara-perkara berikut: membina suasana budaya pelajaran yang menyeluruh, menegakkan dan mengintegrasikan kepercayaan kepada tawhid dengan pengajaran Islam yang lain dan memperkenalkan prinsip-prinsip yang tidak terpelihara dalam agama dan tidak diwujudkan dalam hal-hal duniawi. Kepentingan mempelajari sejarah dibincangkan dahulu. Kemudian, hubungan antara perumahan Islam dan pemikiran kritikal dipertahankan. Dan akhirnya, berdasarkan penemuan dalam dua bahagian pertama, beberapa pra-syarat untuk perumahan Islam kontemporari dibincangkan.Kata Kunci: Perumahan Islam, Sejarak, Pemikiran Kritikal, Islam, Orang Islam.

Author Biography

Spahic Omer, International Islamic University Malaysia
Associate Professor in the Department of Fundamental and Interdisciplinary Studies, International Islamic University Malaysia.
Published
2017-08-01
How to Cite
OMER, Spahic. Islamic Housing between Yesterday and TodayPerumahan Islam antara Semalam dan Hari Ini. Journal of Islam in Asia, [S.l.], p. 220-247, aug. 2017. ISSN 2289-8077. Available at: <http://journals.iium.edu.my/jiasia/index.php/Islam/article/view/578>. Date accessed: 21 oct. 2017.
Section
English Articles