Wahyudi Akmaliah

Wahyudi Akmaliah is a Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Malay Studies, National University of Singapore and Researcher at the Research Centre for Society and Culture at Indonesia’s National Research and Innovation Agency (Pusat Riset Masyarakat dan Budaya, Badan Riset dan Inovasi Nasional, PMB-BRIN).

Articles by Wahyudi Akmaliah (2)

Finding Soulmates through Halal Means: Ta‘aruf Online for Indonesian Muslim Youth

Wahyudi Akmaliah

The popularity of so-called halal matchmaking apps is a positive development provided developers and users alike remain clear-eyed about their claims to serve Islam.

Digital Islam in Indonesia: The Shift of Ritual and Religiosity during Covid-19

Wahyudi Akmaliah|Ahmad Najib Burhani

Covid-19 has forced various Muslim groups to adopt digital platforms in their religious activities. Controversy, however, abounds regarding the online version of the Friday Prayer. In Islamic law, this ritual is wajib (mandatory) for male Muslims.