Topic: The Art of Writing Thuluth Script with Shk Shabbir Bagichawala
Date: 10th July, Saturday
Time: 4:00 P.M. – 5:30 P.M IST
Minimum age of participant: 15 years
Art form: Islamic Calligraphy: Thuluth Style
An introduction to the different styles of Arabic Calligraphy with demonstration of simple letters, some word formations, and the asmaa’ mubarakah of Khamsat Athaar AS (Thuluth and Naskh style variants) by Master Calligrapher Shk. Shabbir Bhai Bagichawala.
Along with the history and origin of the script, we will also introduce mizaan al-niqaat (guidelines for the placement and spacing of dots and lines). Participants will be taught writing formations of khatt-e-thuluth, which will be the focus of this workshop.
Further, a practice session within the workshop will demonstrate the formation of some Asmaa’ Allah al-Husnaa and the sacred names of Panjatan Paak AS. This will facilitate practice of the calligraphy skills needed to create one’s own tazyeen for Ashara Mubaraka 1443 H.
Calligraphy pen or marker
Size: 2.0 & 3.0 mm