Al-Albab ISSN 0216-6143 (print) and ISSN: 2502-8340 (online) is an interdisciplinary journal published twice a year in print and online (e-journal) by the Pontianak Institute of Islamic Studies, Pontianak. Special issue would be made available for the special condition. The regular issues include June and December editions each year. The journal is concerned with research results in the areas of religion and cultures. Researcher, writer, academicians, practitioners, and all prospective contributors are invited to contribute to the journal. Contributions in English or Bahasa Indonesia/Malaysia should be typed double-spaced and should not exceed 4.000 words. The citation should follow APA style with footnotes.