4 August 2008

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Al Hallaj behind Dhani Ahmad
By Mujtaba Hamdi and Imam Shofwan

A string of accusations on religious contempt are now being hurled at Dhani Ahmad and his rock band Dewa. Dhani does not deny that his lyrics began with an attempt to open up some kind of a religious discourse. In fact, he admits his fondness for controversial Sufi figures.