ABOUT THE BOOK - This book focusses on the life and contributions of a leading Indian Muslim scholar, Abdul Majid Daryabadi (1892-1977). It provides insights also in the Muslim intellectual and cultural history of India in early 20th Century. Daryabadi’s forte was the Quranic studies (Tafsir), which is highlighted in this work.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Prof. Akhtarul Wasey, Padma Shri is Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities in India. He is former Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Languages, Head Department of Islamic Studies and the Honorary Director, Zakir Husain Institute of Islamic Studies at JamiaMiliaIslamia, New Delhi. He was also the editor of four scholarly journals published by the same Institute. Prof. Wasey has travelled widely and his writings are translated into Arabic, Persian and French languages.