Arabic Calligraphy and Jawi

Since 1996, the centre has completed several projects, including copying of six Mushafs, one Muqaddam, (juz’ 30), Surah Yasin, and several selected Surahs. The six Mushafs are:

O Mushaf Malaysia (1997-1999)

O Mushaf ALM (200-2001)

O Mushaf Nur Fatimah (2001-2007)

O Al-Qur’an (Tab’ah Mahasin al-Huffaz)

O Mushaf Mahathir (2002-2007)

O Mushaf Kailan ( 2004-2007)

Other projects carried out by the Calligraphy centre are:

O Interior design for the Balairong Seri, Istana Alam Shah

O Interior design for the Shari’ah Court, Johor Bharu

O Interior design for the Melewar Mosque

O Interior design for the Mak Mandin Mosque

O Interior design for the Kg. Rawa Mosque

O Interior design for the Guar Perahu Mosque

O Interior design for the National Museum Department

O Interior design for the Surau Al Ittihadiah, Seksyen 9

O Interior design for the Surau Proton, Tanjung Malim

O Interior design for the Residence of Deputy Prime Minister

O Interior design for the office of Deputy Prime Minister

O Interior design for the Puncak Niaga building, Shah

 

The calligraphy centre is a main centre of Restu Foundation responsible for any activities related to calligraphy art. The centre has talented and skilful calligraphers in the fields of Arabic calligraphy and Jawi. Most of them have received several awards in calligraphy at national and international level.

 

 

The services and activities carried out by Calligraphy Centre are as follows:

O Copying of Mushaf: The centre has already completed copying six Mushafs.

O Calligraphy Works: The centre receives orders to perform calligraphy on various mediums such as paper, ostrich eggs, elephant’s tusks, woods and more.

O Seal Art: different Islamic designs are implemented in this type of art to create seals that resemble old Islamic designs.

O Other Services: Other services this centre provides include copying of old Mushafs, writing calligraphy on walls of buildings, mosques etc, and providing consultancy services and calligraphy workshops.