The first structure to understand about the world is the duality of Zahir and Batin, that there is an apparent world which we see and feel, and a hidden world which we can only apprehend with our minds and hearts. Beginning with what is closer at hand, we can physically see and feel our own bodies and at the same time have an inner awareness of ourselves and our thinking, but we cannot employ our physical sense to touch our thoughts or see our feelings. From this microcosmic level, the duality applies also to the universe. Just as our physical bodies abide in this material world of Zahir, Nasir teaches that the non-physical part of our beings whether called soul or mind or heart – resides in the spiritual universe of the Batin, to which in fact it yearns to return, to regain its proper home. Thus, the ultimate journey is the journey of the soul which starts here and now, in this world. And for Nasir Khusraw this is not mere philosophy but a personal statement of faith.From Knowledge and Liberation by Nasir Khusraw
Inspired by two of the most powerful concepts from the Islamic World, Zahir X Batin is a Multi-Dimensional Art Platform founded by @Ahmad.Shuhib.Zuhurooddin. From Life coaching, Fashion line, Literature, Theater, Art Exhibition, Producing music/directing music videos to Stage design, the idea of that platform is to CULTURE by fusion. Zahir X Batin is about the plurality of expressions of that spark screaming love, colours and grey zones, words and ideas in black or white, reading through different senses Allah gifted us with.
Life coaching: Zahir X Batin will collaborate with various stakeholders/mentors/life coaches to guide the youth in need of guidance in their journey, in person or online.
Fashion Line: Fusioning the eastern and western culture by respecting the ethical framework of the Islamic values, Zahir X Batin want the people to express the core of who they are through Fashion, not to uniform but the give people to ability to express the plurality of their being with the way they dress.
Poetry and art exhibitions: Zahir X Batin will organise Art exhibit for local artists to showcase their work and give them a platform to exhibit their art with possibilities to live with their art.
Theater: Zahir X Batin will take part in the creative process of plays, short movies and videos by merging culture to create new content supporting comedians and actors,comedians & artists by giving them a stage and platform to practice their passion.
Producing music: Sampling Persian melodies with 808s are one of the examples of how Zahir X Batin will support artists to own their masters. Working alongside professionals in the field of music production and composition, Zahir X Batin is about the fusion of sound energy.
Music videos: By using Inner cosmological/Islamic/Non-Islamic geometrical design framing, Zahir X batin is breaking the traditional music video framework to give the artists the tools to adapt the visuals of their music for they way the present and the future is wired.
Stage design: In order for artists to be close to their fan, Zahir X Batin is coming up with a new way the design stage for performances. This will enable fans and artists to be more close to one another and the Artist to share their spark in a creative way with their Stage Performance reflecting their ideas and sounds.
Web Design: Zahir X Batin has been offering innovative website designing services at accessible price points to businesses across the globe. Our web design services include everything from a simple content web site to the most complex Custom Web Design, Table less Div Based Pages, PSD to XHTML, Web 2.0, Industry Based Design and Website Redesign. Apart from being user friendly, all websites are W3C validated, easy to load and extremely functional.
Zahir X Batin is a semi lucrative platform as part of gain made Zahir X Batin Art platform is given back to the people worldwide and support international artists in their creative projects in collaboration various NGO’s. The ultimate goal of this art platform is to Culture by fusion and enable creatives to take part in making this world a better place.