Interfaith Understanding Dialogue At UTP!!!

Posted on February 24, 2010


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InFud (Interfaith Understanding Dialogue)

Interfaith Understanding Dialogue (InFUD)

As requested.
The complete details of InFUD finally revealed 🙂

Salam/Hi everyone…

Here is the great news for all. This coming March 1st (Monday), there will be held the biggest collaboration event in UTP which unite>>

all 6 Student Bodies in UTP:

(Rakan Masjid, Student Representative Council, Sekretariat Rakan Muda, Friends of IRC, Sekretariat Rukun Negara, Residential Collage Support Unit)

and almost all clubs in UTP:

(SYNTECH Organisation, MEDTECH Club, Electrical Electronics Engineering Student Society, ICHEME-UTP-SC, English Language Club, UTP Teakwondo Team, MECHE Club, PSSGM, Pencak Silat UTP, International Student Committee)

For the first time, such a dialogue approved by management.
The dialogue will be in English.
Lecturers, Staffs, Outsiders, Local and International Students are all invited.
No fees 🙂

Four powerful interfaith speakers in UTP
The memorable and great history of UTP is about to happen. Can you feel it?

The Details of the event:

Interfaith Understanding Dialogue
1 March 2010 (Monday)
Chansellor Hall, UTP
“The Concept of God According to My Religious Scripture”
1 1/4 hour for formal dialogue and 1 1/2 Hour for Q&A

From Ministry of Higher Education

Brother Shah Kirit bin Kalkulal Govindji (Muslim)
Ir. Kiang Keng Kong (Buddist)
Dr. William Lau (Christian)
Dr M. Bala Tharmalingam (Hindu)

Hindu Speaker

Dr.M.Bala Tharmalingam, MBBS, Msc (Healthcare);


  • Medical Graduate (MBBS) with Masters in Healthcare Administration (MSc);
  • Currently pursuing PhD in Health Education


  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – Universal Skills Academy

Areas of Research:

  • Hinduism, Indian Classical Music, Management Science via Thirukural

Community Activities:

  • Deputy President of Malaysia Hindu Sangam (MHS – The National Body for Hindu Affairs in Malaysia)
  • Deputy President of Koperasi Hindu Sangam Malaysia (KOPHISAN) – The Business and Entrepreneurship Development Wing of for Malaysia Hindu Sangam)
  • Well known nation wide speaker in Hinduism & Inter-Faith Dialogue Sessions
  • Well known speaker on Indian and Hindu Entrepreneurship Development
  • Undertaken research in “Management Sciences via Thirukural– The 3000 years old ancient scriptures in Tamil with Universal Values”.
  • Conducting “Management Sciences via Thirukural” classes at various places in Klang Valley for more than 100 over students.
  • Undertaken research in “Comparative Theology for Inter-Religious Harmony”.
  • Musician, Composer and Vocalist of Indian Classical music
  • Undertaken research in “Role of Music (Indian Classical) for Personnel Enhancement & Society Development”.
  • Conducting Indian Classical Music classes at various places in Klang Valley for more than 100 over students.

Muslim Speaker:

En. Shah Kirit b. Kakulal Govindji

  • One of the most powerful Muslim Speaker in Interfaith Dialogue
  • Embarace Islam on 1996
  • Manager, Saba Islamic Media, Maju Junction, KL
  • Chief of Dakwah Officer, Yayasan IIS
  • Intensively involved on  “International Da’wah Training Programe” in IRF Mumbai, which organized by President of Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), Dr. Zakir Naik.
  • Involve directly in organizing Interfaith Dialogue Class for University Students and public in IIS (Islamic Information and Services Foundation)
  • Speaker of Jabatan Agama Islam, Government and private, universities and churches
  • Dakwah Officer of IIS

Buddist Speaker:

Ir. Kiang Keng Hong


  • Keat Hua School & Sultan Abdul Hamid College;
  • University Of Tasmania, Australia

Current Job:

  • Managing Director, Engineering Consultant Firm.
  • Head of Buddist Association in Perak

Christian Speaker
Dr William Lau

  • Ecunemical Section of the Catholic Church
  • Archdiocesan Ministry of Ecumenical & Inter-Religious Affairs
  • Active in community service and in the promotion of vocational service, world peace and understanding for more than 25 years
  • Ecunemical Section of the Catholic Church
  • Archdiocesan Ministry of Ecumenical & Inter-Religious Affairs
  • Was President of Royal Rotary Club of Kuala Lumpur in 1995-96, Assistant Governor of the Rotary International District 3300 in 2006-2007 and Division Governor of The Toasmasters International District 51 in 2002-2003
  • Dr William holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration majoring in human resource management and industrial relations.  Started his career as Education Officer, he later became the Group Personnel Manager of a public company. He later set up his private consulting firm in 1977; of which, he is the Principal Consultant and Chief Executive Officer ever since
  • Dr William has delivered many lectures on management, economics and intterreligious topics at many service and professional organisations, universities and public conferences in ASIA.

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-lets spread this to all.
Dont let any of your friend/lecturer/staff/outsiders miss this great news.
Here is where the understanding between all clubs, religions and races begin. It already started and we already feel the different. Lets feel and share the happiness to all 🙂