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About Khurram Shafique

Khurram Ali Shafique is the author of several books on Iqbal, including “Iqbal: an Illustrated Biography”, for which he received Presidential Iqbal Award, and the recently published “Iqbal: His Life and Our Times”. He has vast experience as an educationist. He is the founder of Marghdeen Learning Centre, the pioneer of online courses in Iqbal Studies, conducted since May 2011.

Four Treatises Concerning the Doctrine, Discipline and Worship of the Mahometans

August 19th, 2017|

Includes the famous ‘Defense of Mahotemans from several charges falsely laid against them by Christians’ by Adriaan Reland. Unknown translator,  published by B. Lintott, London, 1712. Archaic eighteenth century font.

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Conversations of Goethe with Eckermann and Soret

August 19th, 2017|

Translated by Oxenford. Published, 1883.

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An Historical and Critical Dictionary

August 19th, 2017|

by Pierre Bayle. English translation published by Hunt and Clarke, London, 1826

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The Life of Mahomet

August 19th, 2017|

Henri comte de Boulainvilliers. Translated by J. Osborne. This is 1743 edition, typed in archaic fonts.

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Poems of Places: Asia

August 19th, 2017|

Volume 22 in the series edited by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

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A strange mistake of Stanley Wolpert

August 16th, 2017|

While writing Iqbal: Daur-i-Urooj, I have come across many new facts about our history, and been able to correct some errors of the earlier writers. One of the strangest mistakes I came across happens to be in Jinnah of Pakistan, the 1984 book by the well-reputed American scholar Stanley Wolpert. Here is the questionable passage:
Jinnah […]