The Iqbal International Institute for Research and Dialogue (IRD) arranged a seminar on “Iqbal’s thoughts & Muslim Ummah” at IRD Guest House on 26 February 2016.
The Vice Chancellor Mohi-Ud-Din Islamic University, Dr. Zia ul Haq was the keynote speaker who said that message and thoughts of Iqbal are a solution to solve core problems of the Muslim world. Allama Muhammad Iqbal, through his poetry motivated the Muslims especially the youth, for hard-work, research and revival of the last glory Muslims.
The event was presided over by President IIUI Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh. Eminent scholars and educationists including former Vice Chancellor Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), Nazir Saangi, Scholars, Deans, faculty members of IIUI, faculty members of National University for Modern Languages and other universities were also among leading participants. .
Dr. Al-Draiweesh noted that Iqbal’s relation with the Holy Quran was ineffable and his message is as contemporary as it was 80 years ago. He told that such events, under the banner of IRD, would be held every month.