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Masjid architecture : the meaning of masjid

Mohd Nawawi, Norwina (2014) Masjid architecture : the meaning of masjid. In: Urban Masjid Seminar , 15th October 2014, Briefing Room, KAED, IIUM. (Unpublished)

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An introductory lecture to introduce Masjid Architecture from its meaning according to the Al Quran and Sunnah as well as other intepretations for the built environment. The lecture dwell into the actions of prayer, the hierachy of prayer space and location,its message, the physical architectural entity in shape and form and decoration as the framework. Case study on Masjid Nabawi was demonstrated in its evolution. The summary give the audience an insight on the significance of masjid as a place to prostrate when the prayer is called anywhere on earth.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Additional Information: 2915/39560 The lecture is provided as an input lecture to courses AAR 4031 Masjid Architecture, AAR 3131 theory of architecture and AAR 3101 Architectural Design 5 on Masjid in Urban Context. The lectures can also be downloaded from ISARCH website at isarch-kaed.org
Uncontrolled Keywords: Masjid, Prostration, Meaning, Architecture
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA190 History
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA4100 Special classes of buildings
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Architecture
Depositing User: Ar Dr Norwina Mohd Nawawi
Date Deposited: 09 Jun 2015 09:24
Last Modified: 29 Jul 2015 08:57
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/39560

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