MINISTRY OF ENDOWMENT
& RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque - Muscat

TENTH CONFERENCE ON IBADI STUDIES

17-19 June 2019
Toronto- Canada

 

A view from the Edge.

 

 

MONDAY, JUNE 17

08:30 REGISTRATION
09:00-9:30 Welcome
09:30-12:00 TRADITION THROUGH THE PHILOLOGICAL:
MANUSCRIPTS AND ANALYSIS
Moderator Angeliki Ziaka
Panelists
Mustafa Bendrissou
A critical analysis of the manuscript “Siyar ʿUlamāʾ Ibadya” manuscript,
through a copy of “al-Siyra al-Sifia”
Hilal al-Hajiri
The Influences of Oman’s Native Language in Arabic
Dictionaries: a philological study
Salah Bahmani
Ibāḍī subdivisions through unpublished manuscripts
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 16:00 EARLY IBĀḌĪ THOUGHT
Moderator Valerie Hoffman
Panelists
Adam Gaiser
Tradition, Text and Taxonomy at the Origins of the Ibāḍī Movement: a Study in Critical Approaches to Early Ibāḍism
Abdulrahman Al Salimi
Reconstructing Ibāḍī Theology in North Africa: the influence of ʿAbdallāh ibn Yazīd al-Fazār
Ayman Shihadeh
ʿAbdallāh ibn Yazīd al-Fazārī on Attributes of Essence
Miklos Muryani
“From Abū Ghānim to Ibn Baraka. Some Reflections About the Early Ibāḍī Fiqh
Jana Newiger
The Ethics of Affiliation: The Ibāḍī Notion of an Ideal Community and its Impact on Early Islamic Society
16:00 – 17:45 Coffee Break and Manuscript Tour

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 18

10:00 – 12:00 IBĀḌĪSM IN THE STRUCTURES OF URBAN LIFE
Moderator Ersilia Francesca
Panelists
Paul Love
Ibāḍī Cairo: Merchants & Scholars in the Heart of Ottoman Egypt”
Allen James Fromherz
The Day a Hindu Opened the Gates of Muscat – Difference
and Doctrine in 17th and 18th Century Oman
Ruba Kana’an
Two Fatwas and a Handful of Friday Mosques: Ibāḍī and
Sunni Comparative Approaches to Friday prayer
Amal Ghazal
Mediating Knowledge: The Circulation of Fatwas between
Oman and the Maghreb at the turn of the 20th century
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch & Lecture
Introduction Hatim Al Tai
13:30 – 15:30 STUDIES OF IBĀḌĪ LAW
Moderator Anver Emon
Panelists
Yohei Kondo
Development of sale by advance payment (salam/salaf) in early Ibāḍī law
Ahmed Abu al-Wafa
The right to life according to Ibāḍī jurisprudence
Knut S. Vikør
‘Ibrahim Bayyud’s legal opinions and the Ibāḍī nahda
Marina Pyrovolaki
Commanidng Right and Forbidding Wrong in a 9th Century Ibāḍī theological treaty on the rules of war
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 18:00 IBĀḌĪSM AND THE STUDY OF LAW
Moderator Adam Gaiser
Panelists
Anver M. Emon
Marginal notes on the study of law and history
Amanda Propst
Waqf in Ibāḍī Legal History and the Study of Islamic Law
Liyakat Takim
(Dis)Orienting Legal Studies: A critical assessment of Islamic Law.
Ersilia Francesca
Continuity and Change in Early Ibāḍī Family Law

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19

10:00 – 12:00 IBĀḌĪSM IN CONVERSATION
Moderator Abdulrahman Al Salimi
Panelists
Farhat Jaabiri
Maghrebi Ibāḍī (and) Islamic thought
Angeliki Ziaka
On the notion of Qadar. Ibāḍīs and other islamic sects
Cyrille Aillet
On the Edge of Empires: Western Ibāḍīsm and mainstream Islam in the Premodern Era
Valerie Hoffman
The Umma in Ibāḍī Perspective
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 15:00 IBĀḌĪSM AND POLITICAL CULTURE
Moderator Amal Ghazal
Panelists
Brahim Benyoucef
The community of faith, which model?
Mandana Limbert
Home and Homeland in Twentieth Century Dakhiliyya
Mohammad Ech-Cheik
Community and State: The Case of Ibāḍīsm
Uzi Rabi
The Omani Equation: A Road Map for a Better Middle East
15:00 – 17:00 CLOSING DISCUSSION: THE FUTURE OF IBĀḌĪ STUDIES
Moderator
Anver Emon
Walid Saleh
Panelists
Abdulrahman Al Salimi
Adam Gaiser
Ersilia Francesca
Valerie Hoffman