conference scheduled by ICIS (International
Conference of Islamic scholars) on Dec 10 2004, in
preparation for the upcoming WORDE conference
scheduled to take place in
Jakarta on the 21st of DEC.
Mawlana and Hedieh, scholars and dignitaries like Shaykh
Hasyim Muzadi (NU
Chairman), Tutty Alawiyah, were present.
Indonesian media was present in big numbers.
a question about whether the Muslims are starting to
feel as if Islam is an affliction on Muslims? Shaykh
Hisham said: "it is the Muslims who are an affliction on