by Muhammad Mojlum Khan
2021 revised edition. Available in hardcover and paperback.
Who are the Muslim world's most influential people? What were their ideas, thoughts and achievements? Why is it important to know about Islamic thought, history, culture and civilisation?
Among the personalities covered are: Caliph Umar, Imam Hussain, abu Hanifah, Mimar Sinan, M.A Jinnah, Ataturk, Sir Muhammad Iqbal, Abul A'la Mawdudi and Malcolm X.
About The Author
Muhammad Mojlum Khan studied classical Arabic and traditional Islamic sciences at a darul uloom (Islamic seminary). He graduated with a degree in Business and Social Policy from the University of East Anglia.
He is a teacher, writer, literary critic, research scholar and researcher in Islamic thought and history. He has published over 150 essays and articles worldwide including 100 essays and articles on Islam, comparative religion, contemporary thought and current affairs.
Since the age of 19, he has been a regular contributor to The Muslim News He is also a regular contributor on BBC Radio. Khan is a former president of a university Islamic society and executive member of Federation of Student Islamic Societies in UK and Eire (FOSIS). He is a fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland and a founding director of Bengal Muslim Research Institute UK.
He is also chairman of the Ipswich and Suffolk Muslim Council and the manager of the Bangladeshi Support Centre. He is an Imam to Her Majesty's Prison Service. In September 2011, Khan co-ordinated the 1 Big Multicultural Festival, organized by the Bangladeshi Support Centre (BSC).
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