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-​CALL FOR PAPERS- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on “KONYA in ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION” 11-13 November 2016 Konya

-​CALL FOR PAPERS- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on “KONYA in ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION” 11-13 November 2016 Konya

08.08.2016

​Konya, as one of the oldest settlements and civilisation centre, achieved its real civil development under Islamic-Turkish rule. Muslim armies, from the beginning, tried to conquer Konya, so first Muslim conquest was at 723 AD but the city went out from Muslim dominance in the course of time. Konya was conquered second time by Seljuk Turks.

Cultural Cooperation Agreement between IRCICA and the Ministry of Culture, Republic of Mali

Cultural Cooperation Agreement between IRCICA and the Ministry of Culture, Republic of Mali

07.09.2016

A comprehensive Cultural Cooperation Agreement has been signed between IRCICA and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Mali on -September 2016 in Bamako.

IRCICA in cooperation with Kuwait Centre for Islamic arts and the National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters

IRCICA in cooperation with Kuwait Centre for Islamic arts and the National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters

09.03.2016

Jointly organised the Kuwait International Exhibition on Islamic Arts and its Application on Metal Crafts, Kuwait on 7-14 February 2016

Cooperation between The Gambia and IRCICA will lead to new joint cultural activities

Cooperation between The Gambia and IRCICA will lead to new joint cultural activities

19.10.2015

Preparations are launched for joint cultural activities to be organized by the Government of The Gambia and IRCICA in 2016.

World Bibliography of Translations of the Holy Quran in Manuscript Form III (Translations and Exegeses in Turkish)

World Bibliography of Translations of the Holy Quran in Manuscript Form III (Translations and Exegeses in Turkish)

03.06.2016

IRCICA’s activity program for studies on the Holy Quran includes bibliographical compilations on printed and manuscript translations and interpretations of the Holy Quran. Its first outcome, the World Bibliography of Translations of the Holy Quran. Printed Translations 1515-1980, was published in 1986.

Al-Mushaf Al-Sharif (Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris)

Al-Mushaf Al-Sharif (Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris)

22.02.2016

prepared for publication by Dr. Tayyar Altıkulaç, IRCICA, Istanbul, 2015; 39, 281, 45 pp. (Text in Arabic and Turkish)

Günümüze Ulaşan Mesahif-i Kadîme. İlk Mushaflar Üzerine Bir İnceleme (Old copies of the Quran that reached our time. A study on the earliest copies)

Günümüze Ulaşan Mesahif-i Kadîme. İlk Mushaflar Üzerine Bir İnceleme (Old copies of the Quran that reached our time. A study on the earliest copies)

22.02.2016

prepared for publication by Dr. Tayyar Altıkulaç, published by IRCICA, Istanbul, 2015; 375 pp. (in Turkish, English and Arabic editions in preparation)

islamic architectural heritage databaseislamic architectural heritage databaseal-quds / jerusalem 2015

Publications

publications

From the beginning of its activities in 1980 until 2009, IRCICA publishedapproximately 120 editions of books in various languages resulting from its subject areas in Islamic history, art and culture.

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Director General ( Dr. Halit EREN )

Dr. Halit Eren

Dr. Halit Eren has been appointed Director General of IRCICA as of 1st January 2005, by appointment of the Secretary General at the recommendation of the Governing Board of IRCICA after being nominated by the Government of the Republic of Turkey. ›› more

IRCICA Newsletter

IRCICA newsletter

IRCICA Newstter is published three times in a year since 1984, in three official languages of the OIC. It gives news on cultural, academic and artistic acitivities taking place in the world and related to Islamic studies in general.

The last issue : IRCICA Newsletter, Issue 99