Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi’s contribution to history writing: An analytical study

  • Samee-Ullah Bhat
Keywords: Islam, Jahilliyah, Islam & the world, saviours of Islamic spirit

Abstract

Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi was a prolific writer and a great scholar of Islam during the 20th century.. He taught at Nadwatul Ulama, Lucknow and wrote a number of prominent history works along with other themes of Islam.. However,, his main concern was a history of Islam and Muslims and da’wa h . He authored around 50 books,, which are thought-provoking and covered almost all aspects of Islamic sciences and Muslim history and culture.. He also stood for social reform and religious revival of Muslims throughout the world. He was a defender of Islam ic faith and promoter of Islamic identity through his works.. His works have a depth of knowledge and good intellectual content which needs to be analyzed. This paper analyses his major works,, Insani Dunya Par Musalmanu Ke Uruj wa Zawal Ka Athar and Tarikh - i Dawat wa Azeemat .

Published
2018-03-27
How to Cite
Bhat, S.-U. (2018). Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi’s contribution to history writing: An analytical study. International Journal of Islamic Thoughts (IJITs), 6(1). Retrieved from http://ijits.net/oj/index.php/ijits/article/view/101
Section
Review Article