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Batik Making with the Indonesian Embassy

The UP Institute of Islamic Studies, the UP Asian Center and the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in the Philippines held a free batik-making workshop last May 11, 2019, Saturday (9 am–12 noon) at the Asian Center, UP Diliman, Quezon City. The activity…

UP IIS Hosts Ramadan Iftar 2019

For the past years, the UP Institute of Islamic Studies has hosted a month-long Iftar during Ramadan as part of its community extension services. Iftar is the meal eaten by the observers to break their fast at a specific time after sunset. This year…

Muslims and UP

By: Michael L. Tan Published by inquirer: https://opinion.inquirer.net Monday was the start of Ramadan, which non-Muslims usually associate with fasting. The fasting, from sunrise to sunset, is important, but there’s more to Ramadan, including prayers, reflection, charity and sacrifice (for example, refraining from tobacco). Also…

Announcement of UP Institute of Islamic Studies Transfer

UP IIS Now Accepting Applicants for 1st Semester AY 2019-2020