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Tiga buku pertama yang ditulis dan diterbitkan saya.

The first three books written and published by me.

"Berpetualang ke Aceh: Mencari Diri dan Erti".

ISBN 983-42031-0-1, Jun 2006

"Berpetualang ke Aceh: Membela Syiar yang Asal"

ISBN 983-42031-1-x, Mei 2007

"Berpetualang ke Aceh: Sirih Pulang ke Gagang?"

ISBN 978-983-42031-2-2, November 2007

Buku keempat bertajuk "Rumah Azan". Diterbitkan April 2009 oleh syarikat Karnadya dengan pertolongan Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, buku ini memaparkan gambar-gambar cantik berserta cerita di sebalik masjid-masjid terpilih yang boleh dikaitkan dengan sejarah Melayu Islam dan pembentukan negara Malaysia.

The fourth book titled "Rumah Azan". Published in April 2009 by the company Karnadya with the help of Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, this book features beautiful pictures along with stories behind selected mosques which could be related to the history of Islam and the Malays and the formation of the nation of Malaysia.

Buku kelima saya "Ahlul Bait (Family) of Rasulullah SAW and Malay Sultanates" diterbitkan awal 2010. Ia merupakan terjemahan buku "Ahlul Bait (Keluarga) Rasulullah SAW dan Kesultanan Melayu" karangan Hj Muzaffar Mohamad dan Tun Suzana Othman ke dalam bahasa Inggeris untuk pasaran antarabangsa.

My fifth book "Ahlul Bait (Family) of Rasulullah SAW and Malay Sultanates" was published early 2010. It is a translation of the Malay-language book "Ahlul Bait (Keluarga) Rasulullah SAW dan Kesultanan Melayu" authored by Hj Muzaffar Mohamad and Tun Suzana Othman turned into English for the international market.

Seperti buku ke-empat saya "Rumah Azan", buku ke-enam "Kereta Api Menuju Destinasi" juga adalah buku mewah yang diterbitkan oleh syarikat Karnadya dengan kerjasama Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka. Keluar Januari 2011 ia memaparkan gambar dan cerita tentang pengembaraan menaiki keretapi ke seluruh Semenanjung Malaysia berserta tempat-tempat menarik yang boleh dicapai dengan cara ini.

Like my fourth book "Rumah Azan", the sixth book "Kereta Api Menuju Destinasi" is also a coffee-table book which is published by the company Karnadya with the cooperation of Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka (the main Malay literary body in Malaysia). Coming out January 2011 it features pictures and stories on the adventure travelling by train to all of Peninsular Malaysia along with the interesting places which could be reached this way.

Buku ketujuh saya "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah" pula ada sebuah coffee-table book atau buku mewah yang ditulis, disunting, direkaletak dan gambar-gambarnya diambil sendiri oleh saya. Keluar dari kilang Oktober 2011, buku yang menggabungkan sejarah keluarga dengan sejarah tempat-tempat seperti Singapura, Johor, Batu Pahat, Muar malah ada sejarah Pulau Jawa dan Inggeris sekali ini telah diulas dengan saya ditemu ramah secara langsung dalam program Selamat Pagi Malaysia di RTM1. Lihat artikel Siaran langsung ulasan buku "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah" dan temu ramah di Selamat Pagi Malaysia. Sedikit isi terpilih ada dipaparkan dalam Sneak peek "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah".

My seventh book "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah" in turn is a coffee-table book which is written, editted, designed and has pictures taken by me. Coming out of the factory October 2011, this book which combines family history with history of places such as Singapura, Johor, Batu Pahat, Muar and in fact the history of the island of Java and England has been reviewed with me interviewed live in the program Selamat Pagi Malaysia at RTM1. Look at the article Siaran langsung ulasan buku "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah" dan temu ramah di Selamat Pagi Malaysia. Some selected contents have been featured in Sneak peek "Jejak keluarga Yakin : Satu sketsa sejarah".

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Terbaru : Siri novel "Berpetualang ke Aceh" kini boleh didapati dalam bentuk e-book. Masuk http://www.e-sentral.com/, klik kategori novel am dan pergi ke mukasurat 4. Anda juga boleh taip perkataan "Aceh" pada kotak carian. Atau terus klik Buku 1, Buku 2 dan Buku 3.

Latest : The "Berpetualang ke Aceh" series of novels could now be obtained in e-book form. Enter http://www.e-sentral.com/, click general novel and go to page 4. You can also type the word "Aceh" at the search box. Or click straight Book 1, Book 2 and Book 3.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Surau (Small praying hall of) Al-Hidayah, Sunway Batu Caves

Pada suatu hari di sekitar Batu Caves saya ingin menunaikan solat lalu ditunjukkan tempat ini.
One day around Batu Caves I wanted to conduct my prayers and was shown this place.


Saya tertarik dengan lokasinya di satu bahagian kaki bukit batu kapur Batu Caves...
I was attracted to its location at one part of the foothill of the limestone hill of Batu Caves...


Saya diberitahu namanya adalah Surau Al-Hidayah, Sunway Batu Caves.
I was told its name is Surau (Small praying hall) Al-Hidayah, Sunway Batu Caves.


Lihat ke dalam...
Looking inside...











Friday, April 26, 2019

Makam (Tomb of) Tok Surat



Di bahagian lain Kuala Berang kami ditunjukkan satu makam di atas bukit.
At another part of Kuala Berang we were shown a tomb on top of a hill.


Kami diberitahu ia adalah makam Tok Surat.
We were told it is the tomb of Tok Surat.


Tetapi tidak diketahui siapakah beliau ini.
But it is not known who he is.


Cuma menurut ceritanya Batu Bersurat Terengganu yang terkenal itu asalnya terletak di sini menandakan kedudukan makam.
It is just that according to the stories the famous Batu Bersurat Terengganu (Terengganu inscribed stone) was originally located here marking the position of the tomb.





Masjid (Mosque of) Kampung Langgar, Kuala Berang

Salam Jumaat. Lagi perkongsian daripada perjalanan saya dan keluarga ke Terengganu hujung minggu lalu
Peace be upon you this Friday, More sharing from me and family's trip to Terengganu last weekend 


Di Kuala Berang kami telah bermalam di masjid ini.
In Kuala Berang we have spent a night at this mosque.


Ia adalah Masjid Kampung Langgar.
It is the Masjid (Mosque of) Kampung Langgar.





Lihat ke dalam...
Looking inside...











Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Galeri (Gallery of) Tok Pulau Manis



Malam selepas jam 9 kami ke Kampung Pulau Manis di Kuala Terengganu untuk satu majlis
At night after 9 we went to Kampung Pulau Manis in Kuala Terengganu for a function.


Nama Tok Pulau Manis merujuk kepada seorang ulamak besar Terengganu abad ke-17 dan 18 yang bertaraf wali. Tentang beliau dan makamnya telah diceritakan dalam artikel Makam (tomb of) Tok Pulau Manis yang dibuat hampir 11 tahun lalu.
The name Tok Pulau Manis refers to a major religious master of Terengganu in the 17th and 18th century who was of saintly status. On him and his tomb has been told in the article Makam (tomb of) Tok Pulau Manis made almost 11 years ago.


Berdekatan makamnya ada satu surau lama
Nearby his tomb there is an old praying hall.


Sebahagian daripada surau telah dijadikan galeri  pameran yang terkait dengan Tok Pulau Manis...
Part of the praying hall has been turned into a gallery for exhibits related to Tok Pulau Manis...










Lawatan kembali Masjid Tokku Paloh (Tokku Paloh mosque revisited)



Di Kuala Terengganu kami singgah di Masjid Tokku Paloh.
In Kuala Terengganu we stopped by at the mosque of Tokku Paloh.





Asalnya ia berbangunan kayu. Lihat Masjid (Mosque of) Tokku Paloh. Setelah beberapa lama baru dibina batu.
Originally it was a wooden buiding. Look at Masjid (Mosque of) Tokku Paloh. After some time it was made into concrete.





Gambar-gambar ketika ia baru siap dibina batu telah dikongsikan dalam artikel Rupa baru Masjid Tokku Paloh (New look of the mosque of Tokku Paloh) 7 bulan lalu.
Pictures when the concrete parts were just completed has been shared in the article Rupa baru Masjid Tokku Paloh (New look of the mosque of Tokku Paloh)  7 month ago.











Dalam lawatan kali ini baru saya dapat betul-betul menghargai bangunan baru masjid...
In this recent visit did only I could really appreciate the new building of the mosque...




















Masjid (Mosque of) Tengku Ampuan Intan Zahrah, Kuala Dungun

Bersambung daripada Telaga Simpul, Kemaman.
Continuing from Telaga Simpul, Kemaman.


Selepas Kemaman kami ke Kuala Dungun lalu singgah ke masjid ini.
After Kemaman we went to Kuala Dungun and stopped by this mosque.





Namanya Masjid Tengku Ampuan Intan Zahrah
Its name is Masjid (Mosque of) Tengku Ampuan Intan Zahrah





Kami singgah untuk menunaikan solat Jumaat.
We stopped by to conduct the Jumaat (compulsory congregational) prayers...











Telaga Simpul, Kemaman

Salam semua. Hujung minggu lalu saya dan keluarga pergi ke Terengganu. Ada sedikit perkongsian...
Peace be upon you all. Last weekend me and family went to Terengganu. There is a bit to be shared...


Di daerah Kemaman kami singgah tempat ini.
In the district of Kemaman we stopped by at this place.


Dipanggil Telaga Simpul ia dikatakan satu tempat pelayar mengambil air tawar zaman dahulu...
Called the Telaga (well of) Simpul it is said to be a place for sailors to take fresh water in the olden days...