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Iqbal: His Life and Our Times (2014) was published simultaneously in two editions. The UK-US edition was published by Libredux, UK, while a general edition was published by the Cultural Institute of ECO (Tehran) and Iqbal Academy Pakistan. Since the ECO (Economic Cooperation Organization) is an organization of ten member states, this is a biography of Iqbal to be presented jointly by the governments of ten independent states: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey and Uzbekistan.

Cover design by Mellowatts Design.[/fusion_text][fusion_separator style_type=”single solid” top_margin=”20″ bottom_margin=”20″ sep_color=”” border_size=”” icon=”” icon_circle=”” icon_circle_color=”” width=”” alignment=”” class=”” id=””/][fusion_checklist icon=”fa-star-o” iconcolor=”” circle=”yes” circlecolor=”” size=”small” class=”” id=””][fusion_li_item icon=””]Biography of Iqbal[/fusion_li_item][fusion_li_item icon=””]Introduction to his thought[/fusion_li_item][fusion_li_item icon=””]Relevance to our times[/fusion_li_item][fusion_li_item icon=””]Written by a renowned authority in the field[/fusion_li_item][fusion_li_item icon=””]Published by Libredux UK, ECI (Tehran) and Iqbal Academy Pakistan[/fusion_li_item][/fusion_checklist][/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][fusion_separator style_type=”double solid” top_margin=”30″ bottom_margin=”60″ sep_color=”” border_size=”” icon=”” icon_circle=”” icon_circle_color=”” width=”” alignment=”” class=”” id=””/][/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”][fusion_counters_circle class=”” id=””][fusion_counter_circle filledcolor=”#1e73be” unfilledcolor=”#b3babf” size=”257″ scales=”no” countdown=”no” speed=”” value=”95″]Vision[/fusion_counter_circle][fusion_counter_circle filledcolor=”#1e73be” unfilledcolor=”#acb6bf” size=”257″ scales=”no” countdown=”no” speed=”” value=”85″]for[/fusion_counter_circle][fusion_counter_circle filledcolor=”#1e73be” unfilledcolor=”#9eb0bf” size=”257″ scales=”no” countdown=”no” speed=”” value=”90″]Our[/fusion_counter_circle][fusion_counter_circle filledcolor=”#1e73be” unfilledcolor=”#a4b3bf” size=”257″ scales=”no” countdown=”no” speed=”” value=”100″]Times[/fusion_counter_circle][/fusion_counters_circle][fusion_separator style_type=”none” top_margin=”35″ bottom_margin=”” sep_color=”” border_size=”” icon=”” icon_circle=”” icon_circle_color=”” width=”” alignment=”” class=”” id=””/][/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ last=”no” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”#efefef” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding=”10px” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””][fusion_title size=”2″ content_align=”left” style_type=”default” sep_color=”” class=”” id=””]Author[/fusion_title][fusion_person name=”Khurram Ali Shafique” title=”Presidential Iqbal Award” picture=”http://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/b6d.38d.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/kas01.jpg” pic_link=”” linktarget=”_self” pic_style=”none” pic_style_color=”” pic_bordersize=”0″ pic_bordercolor=”” pic_borderradius=”0″ social_icon_boxed=”yes” social_icon_boxed_radius=”4px” social_icon_colors=”” social_icon_boxed_colors=”” social_icon_tooltip=” ” email=”marghdeen@gmail.com” facebook=”https://www.facebook.com/Khurram.Ali.Shafique” twitter=”https://twitter.com/khurramsdesk” instagram=”” dribbble=”” google=”” linkedin=”https://uk.linkedin.com/pub/khurram-shafique/ab/60b/68b” blogger=”” tumblr=”” reddit=”” yahoo=”” deviantart=”” vimeo=”” youtube=”” pinterest=”” rss=”” digg=”” flickr=”” forrst=”” myspace=”” skype=”” paypal=”” dropbox=”” soundcloud=”” vk=”” class=”” id=””]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 and is the pioneer of online courses in Iqbal Studies, which he has been conducting since May 2011.[/fusion_person][/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″ last=”yes” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”” padding=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””][fusion_title size=”2″ content_align=”left” style_type=”default” sep_color=”” class=”” id=””]Contents[/fusion_title][fusion_accordion class=”” id=””][fusion_toggle title=”Introduction” open=”no”]By Iftikhar Arif, Director ECI, and Muhammad Suheyl Umar, Director Iqbal Academy Pakistan[/fusion_toggle][fusion_toggle title=”Prologue” open=”no”]Introducing “Marghdeen”, the ideal world of Iqbal and the early years of his life from 1877 to 1886. [/fusion_toggle][fusion_toggle title=”Chapter 1: Inquiry, 1887-1906″ open=”no”]The early development of the creative genius of Iqbal against the backdrop of a community which had adopted the achievement of nationhood as its collective goal. [/fusion_toggle][fusion_toggle title=”Chapter 2: Discovery, 1907-26″ open=”no”]Iqbal develops a new framework for understanding the world from the perspective of the Quran while the Indian Muslim community strives for securing its existence. [/fusion_toggle][fusion_toggle title=”Chapter 3: Transcendence, 1927-46″ open=”no”]Iqbal becomes a practicing politician, showing the way to his people, who continue to pursue his vision even after his death in 1938. The book ends by showing that the conditions for establishing Marghdeen, the ideal world of Iqbal, were fulfilled by his people eight years after his death. [/fusion_toggle][fusion_toggle title=”Chronology and References ” open=”no”]For convenience and further reading. [/fusion_toggle][/fusion_accordion][fusion_separator style_type=”none” top_margin=”50″ bottom_margin=”” sep_color=”” border_size=”” icon=”” icon_circle=”” icon_circle_color=”” width=”” alignment=”center” class=”” id=””/][fusion_title size=”2″ content_align=”left” style_type=”default” sep_color=”” class=”” id=””]About the book[/fusion_title][fusion_text]

Read the introduction by Iftikhar Arif and Muhammad Suheyl Umar, respectively the President of the Cultural Institute of ECO and the Director of Iqbal Academy Pakistan at the time of publication.

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The book can be ordered from many online bookstores, including the following:

In Pakistan


Customers from Pakistan can get it through TCS by ordering it from their website, Yayvo.com (credit card is not required).

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Visionaries for Our Times

Libredux UK includes this volume in the series, Visionaries for Our Times, which also includes Waheed Murad: His Life and Our Times (2015) and Cyrus the Great: His Life and Our Times (expected 2016).

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