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Publications

Jinnah: The Case for Pakistan

The book can be ordered from many online bookstores, including the following: Amazon United Kingdom Amazon France Amazon Germany Amazon Italy Download free PDF

The Republic of Rumi: A Novel of Reality

This book marked a significant breakthrough in Iqbal Studies, as it revealed the internal coherence in the works of Iqbal. Republic of Rumi: A Novel of Reality (2007) was first published by Iqbal Academy Pakistan in 2007, and has been reprinted since then. Cover design by Kanwar Schahzeb Inside the Garden a secret as old as …

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Waheed Murad: His Life and Our Times

Waheed Murad: His Life and Our Times (2015) was first published by Libredux, UK. A Pakistani edition has been brought out by Libredux Pakistan in 2016. It is the first complete biography of the legendary Pakistani filmmaker, screen idol and writer Waheed Murad. It forms a part of the trilogy “Visionaries for our times” by Khurram …

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Topline Social Studies Programme

Topline Social Studies Programme (2003-2012) is a set of eight books, respectively meant as textbooks for grades 1 to 8 in Pakistan. Published by Topline Publishers, Karachi, it is a thoroughly revised edition of the author’s earlier series of the same title. The books are meant to be more than textbooks: they incorporate much of …

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Iqbal: His Life and Our Times

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 …

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Papers


The emergence of a ‘new human being’

The emergence of a ‘new human being’

Seminar, 3 March 2016 Some widespread beliefs of our times are being questioned here, such as the notion that we are living in an age of spiritual decline. In this paper it is argued that it was no coincidence that between 1887 and 1946, the Indian Muslim community collectively adopted three successive goals and achieved …

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Multiple intelligences according to Iqbal

Multiple intelligences according to Iqbal

Iqbal Review, Volume 52, Number 2, 4. April, October 2011, pp.123-130 The following paper was submitted in December 2010 but has come out only recently in 2018 in a backdated issue of the journal. The  ‘Abstract’ that appears in the journal was not written by me and I am not including it here – 25 …

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The “Apologists”

The “Apologists”

Iqbal Review, Volume 52, Number 2, 4. April, October 2011, pp.55-72 The following is the third chapter of a small book submitted to Iqbal Academy Pakistan in March 2008 as a draft requiring further improvement. Without my knowledge and permission, this chapter ended up as a research paper in the Academy’s journal Iqbal Review, and …

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