Search Results for Sameen Ahmed Khan — 12 articles


Let us Plan for Ramadan-ul-Mubarak

In this short article, SAMEEN AHMED KHAN offers some tips for making the month of Ramadan-ul-Mubarak as productive as possible.


2013 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Prize for Environmental Preservation

The 2013 UNESCO Sultan Qaboos Award for Environment Preservation for 2013 has been jointly awarded to the National Forest Holding State Forests in… more »

Visiting the Japanese Mosques

A fascinating first-hand account of the small Muslim community and its Mosques in Japan, the Land of the Rising Sun, from SAMEEN AHMED… more »


2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies

The year 2015 represents over ten centuries, since the publication of the great works on optics by the medieval Arab scholars, during the… more »
Book Review

International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies

The book traces the history of optics from the early Egyptian and Greek civilizations to the present.


The Structure of the Qur’an

A knowledge of the Arabic language is extremely essential to understand the Holy Qur’an, the Divine Message from the Creator of the Universe.


Role of Mosque and Education in Islam

In the early Islamic period, the Masjid served many purposes, and took on a comprehensive role in the lives of Muslims.


Death of a Science Icon: Maryam Mirzakhani (1977-2017)

“Maryam Mirzakhani’s death is a big loss and shock to the mathematical community worldwide…”


King Faisal Foundation and Its Awards

In 1976, the sons of late King Faisal established a large-scale philanthropic organization based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and named it after their father as King Faisal Foundation


Ahmed Deedat: A Life in Da’wah

For a period spanning more than half a century missionaries of Christianity were unsettled by few other names than that of Ahmed Hoosen Deedat of Durban,


Mahmood Khan: A Freedom Fighter

The struggle for India’s independence brought into limelight iconic leaders and brave heroes whom we honour.


Ahmed Deedat and the Contradictions of Christianity

Deedat absolved the Christian brethren of the guilt of having created the cheap salvation theory of Christianity. They had, in fact, been brain washed or ‘programmed’ for two


Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi: A Man of Peace in a Century of Turmoil (Part II)

In 1939 he met another important figure of the century, Mawlana Manzoor Ahmed No’mani. The Mawlana had read his Seerat Sayyid Ahmed Shaheed and had asked him through a letter if, beyond words,


Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi: A Man of Peace in a Century of Turmoil (Part III)

With the travel expenses jointly arranged by his brother and Sheikh al-Hadith (Mawlana Zakariyyah), he traveled to Egypt. Cairo then (1951) was a galaxy of scholars, literary masters and Shuyukh. Some of those living in Cairo at that time were greatest figures of the Islamic world: Dr. Ahmed Amin Bek,


Mission Ethical 2015: National Conference on Importance of Ethical Economic System and Halal Products for Humanity

Organized by The Indian Muslim Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IMCCI) and Shariah Board for Economics and Halal services.

Book Review

Nature and the Qur’an

Book: Nature and the Qur’an Author: S. Tahsin Ahmed Reviewer: Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Khan Publisher: Academy Publishers, B’lore Pages: 145, Photos: 10, Year:… more »

Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi: A Man of Peace in a Century of Turmoil (Part I)

Some seventy km off Lucknow (capital of Uttar Pradesh – India), lies a district in the north-west called Rae Bareli. A winding narrow path on the north-eastern flank of the town, across the agricultural fields, meadows and shrubs, insects and surprise birds,


4th South India NGOs Conference, Bangalore

The CIGMA Foundation and Lead Trust organized the 4th South India NGOs Conference (14-15th March 2015) in Bangalore


Letters to the Editor

On Innovative vs Innovative, Matrimonial, Da`wah Site and more…


HBS Hospital’s Frontier Heart & Lung Centre

A Proud Achievement By the Humble, for the Humble.