Bicentenary Celebrations: A Brief Report
Syed Ahmad Khan Muslim Renaissance Man of India, Bicentenary Commemorative
Volume of Essays
edited by Professor A.R. Kidwai containing 19 articles, of which 12 are by
Western scholars specializing in South Asian and Sir Syed studies. Among the
contributors are: David Lelyveld, Barbara Metcalf, Christian W. Troll, Charles
Ramsey, Hafeez Malik, Gordon Cambel, Geoffrey Nash, Robert Ivermee etc. Prof.
F.A. Nizami, Director, Oxford Islamic Centre contributed Foreword to this 338
pages volume published by Viva Books, New Delhi, which was released on 17
Sir Syed Number of Jahan-e- Kutub
edited by Mr. Mohd. Naseer Khan and Mr. Farooq Argali, New Delhi. This 1176
pages volume is in Urdu.
comprehensive Bibliography of Sir Syed containing books and articles on Sir
Syed by Dr. Shaista Bedar, M.A. Library, AMU.
special issues of Tehzibul Akhlaq on Sir Syed
special issues of Fikro Nazar on Sir Syed
on Sir Syed came out by
Prof. Shan Mohammad
Prof. M. Shafey
Prof. Saud Alam Qasmi
Prof. Iftikhar Alam
Dr. Rahat Abrar
A series of lectures
on the mission and thought of Sir Syed have been already organized and will be
of residence, AMU
educational institutions in Aligarh
the towns associated with Sir Syed
National Seminar on Sir Syed in collaboration with Sahitya Academy, New Delhi
organized by Professor M. Shafey Kidwai, Department of Journalism and Mass
on Sir Syed by Department of Sunni Theology
National Seminar on Sir Syed be organized by Director, Sir Syed Academy, AMU
Department of Urdu
Sir Syed Academy,
probably in Delhi
probably in Delhi
on ?Sir Syed Ahmad Khan-Glimpses of the M.A.O. College and AMU? inaugurated on
15 October 2016 at Moinuddin Ahmad Arts Gallery, AMU
day cover competition organized and prizes distributed
on Sir Syed organized at Ibn Sina Academy, Aligarh
Sir Syed Mission:
letter to AMU Alumni Associations, Muslim educational institutions and NGOs for
setting up quality schools across the country.
letter to 150 Heads, Departments of Urdu, Arabic and Persian across the country
requesting them to organize Bicentenary programme in their respective
Committee organized various tournaments to mark the Centenary.
The media committee
will publish material on Sir Syed mission in national dailies in October 2017.
staged a play on the life and mission of Sir Syed.