Muhammad Mackeen Abdul Majid

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Mohamed Mackeen Abdul Majid
Born Mohamed Mackeen Abdul Majid
(1928-06-11) June 11, 1928 (age 86)
Sri Lanka
Citizenship Malaysia,
Occupation Professor
Known for Shaykh of Shazali tariqah
Religion Islam, Shafi'i, (Sufi)

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Mackeen Abdul Majid is a prominent scholar, professor of Islamic Studies. He worked at Kulliyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences at International Islamic University of Malaysia, and University Malaya.

Biography[edit]

He was born in Sri Lanka.

Died 12 October 2013.

Awards[edit]

He received Panglima Jasa Negara (PJN) award which carries the title Datuk from the King of Malaysia Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin on the occasion of The Yang di-Pertuan Agong's birthday in 2009.[1]

Publications[edit]

  • Islamic Thought in the Modern World: The Need for an Integrated Approach in Islam: source and purpose of knowledge, IIIT.
  • Some thoughts on the meaning of "Following the Sunnah" (1979)

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