Seminars at NIP

Islamic Psychology and Spiritual Wisdom

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tahir Khalily
Professor of Clinical Psychology and Dean Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities
Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad
27th April, 2022

On 27th April, 2022, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tahir Khalily (Professor of Clinical Psychology and Dean Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities, Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad) delivered a seminar titled Islamic Psychology and Spiritual Wisdom at NIP. The seminar had been jointly organized by the National Institute of Psychology, QAU, Islamabad and Rehmatul-lil-Aalameen Authority, Govt. of Pakistan. Prof. Dr. Tanvir Anjum (Tenured Professor, Department of History, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad) who is also serving as a member of the Rehmatul-lil-Aalameen Authority attended the seminar as its representative.

The activity commenced with the recitation from the Holy Quran and its translation followed by a ‘naat’ recital by two NIP students: Hafiz Muhammad Akbar and Tania Ashraf. Later the Rehmatul-lil-Aalameen Authority, Govt. of Pakistan was introduced by Prof. Dr. Tanvir Anjum after which Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tahir Khalily commenced his insightful talk in which he comprehensively covered content on spirituality, religiosity, maladies of ‘nafs’, Muslim psychology and Islamic Psychology and conventional western psychology. He also shared a list of scholarly reading material including books and journal articles for further reading and research. After a question/answer session, NIP Director, Prof. Dr. Rubina Hanif gave her concluding remarks and thanked both esteemed guests for their time and presence. The activity came to a close with the distribution of shields to the guests and a group photo with them.

The Rorschach Inkblot Test (Exner Method)