Monthly Archives: February 2015

3rd Biruni Conference: Inauguration by

Inauguration by:

Will be announced soon.

3rd Biruni Conference: Venue

 

Venue

 

Nawab Nawbab Ali Chowdhury Senate House Conference Hall, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

3rd Biruni Conference: Main subjects

Main subjects – Topics:

  1. Science:

a)      Jabir ibn Haiyan

b)      Muhammad ibn Musa Al-Khawarizmi

c)      Thabit ibn Qurra

d)     Abu Zayd Ahmed ibn Sahl Balkhi

e)      Abu Bakr Al-Razi

f)       Abu al-Hasan Ali ibn al-Husayn ibn Ali al-Mas’udi

g)      Abu Ali Sina – Ibn Sina

h)      Ibn Al-Haytham

i)        Abu Rayhan ibn Ihmad Al-Biruni

j)        Omar Khayyam

k)      Ibn Zahur

l)        Al Idrisi

m)    Ibn Al-Baitar

n)      Nasir al-Din Tusi

o)      Ali al-Qalaṣadi

p)      Taqi ad-Din Muhammad ibn Ma’ruf ash-Shami al-Asadi

q)      Abdul Qadeer Khan

r)       Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam

 

  1. Philosophy:

a)      Ibn Ishaq al-Kindi

b)      Abu Nasr Al-Farabi

c)      Ibn Reushd

d)     Ibn Khaldun

e)      Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi

f)       Abu Yaqub al-Sijistani

g)      Muhiuddin Ibn al-Arabi

h)      Abu al-Hassan al-Amiri

i)        Ebn Meskavayh

j)        Al-Maʿarri

k)      Hamid al-Din al-Kirmani

l)        Molla Sadra

m)    Nasir Khusraw

n)      Najmuddin Kubra

o)      Khawaja Nasir al-Din al-Tusi

p)      Qotb al-Din Shirazi

q)      Shahab al-Din Suhrawardi

r)       Abu Mohammed Abd el-Hakh Ibn Sabin

s)       Abdul Karim Jili

t)       Shaykh‐i Bahāʾī

u)      Shah Waliullah

v)      Mir Mohammad Baqer Esterabadi

w)    Mohammad-Taqi Ja’fari

x)      Ayatollah Mohammad Baqir al-Sadr

y)     Ayatullah  Morteza Motahhari

z)      Muhammad Al-Ghazzali

aa)   Ali Shariaty

bb)  Muhammad Iqbal

 

  1. Religion:

a)      Hazrat Ali ibn Abu Talib

b)      Hazrat Imam Hussain

c)      Imam Abu Hanifa

d)     Muhammad ibn Ismail Bukhari

e)      Mansur Al-Hallaj

f)       Abdul Qader Jilani

g)      Muhammad Al-Ghazzali

h)      Abul Hassan Ali Ibn Usman al-Hajveri al-Ghaznawi

i)        Khawaja Muinuddin Chishti

j)        Hazrat Shah Jalal

k)      Shaikh Abdul Haq Muhaddes Dehlani

l)        Shaikh Ahmad Sirhindi

m)    Jamaluddin Afghani

n)      Marmaduke Pickthall

o)      Allameh Tabatabaei

p)      Ayatullah Khomeini

q)      Ayatullah Morteza Motahhari

r)       Ayatullah Beheshti

s)       Jeffrey Lang

t)       Martin Lings

  1. Literature:

a)      Mansur Al-Hallaj

b)      Abul Qasem Firdausi

c)      Shaikh Fariduddin Attar

d)     Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi

e)      Shaikh Saadi

f)       Khawaja Shamsuddin Hafez

g)      Amir Khasrau Dehlavi

h)      Shah Muhammad Sagir

i)        Malik Muhammad Jayasi

j)        Alaol

k)      Ubaidullah Obaidi

l)        Abdul Qader Bidel

m)    Mir Muhammad Taki Mir

n)      Mir Mosharraf Hossain

o)      Muhammad Iqbal

p)      Kazi Nazrul Islam

The proposed topics are the guidelines for the contributors. Any topic relevant to the theme as well as panels of the conference will also be welcomed.

Publication                 : All accepted papers will be published as a special publication with an ISBN number. A  printed copy of the collection of the papers will  also be sent to the author after the conference finishes.

3rd Biruni Conference: Chairman of the Board

Dr. Abu Musa Mohammad Arif Billah [PhD from SOAS, University of London]

Chairman, Abu Rayhan Biruni Foundation

Dhaka, Bangladesh

E-mail: ammarif_Billah@hotmail.com

3rd Biruni Conference: Managing Committee

This page is under construction

3rd Biruni Conference:Important dates

 10 – 12 Dec., 2015   Conference dates
 by 22 ُSeptember  (August 20)   Abstract submission – extended
 by 10 October (August 30)    Acceptance- extended
 By 20 October (October 10)   Full Paper submission – extended
 by 31 October (October 25)   Acceptance – extended
 From July 1 to     October 30   Registration
  09 December                    Arrival 
  13 December  Departure

3rd Biruni Conference: Registration Fee

Early Bird Registration Fees.

Open from 20 July 2015

 Registration on the conference venue will require 20% more money     :Delegates from Europe, America and other developed countries:               $ 100

Delegates from Malaysia, Turkey, Japan, Iran and other Middle Eastern

countries:                                                                                                 $ 70

Delegates from Pakistan, India and other countries of the world:                   $ 30

Research students from Europe and America,  other developed countries        $ 40

Research students from other countries                                                        $ 20

Local Delegates  :      1500 BDT        *Local MPhil and PhD Students:      1000 BDT

Participants   : (without any paper)  $ 50     Local   participants           BDT 1000

It is worthwhile to mention that these fees cover the cost of two lunches,

tea and coffee in various times, the publication abstract souvenir,

collection of accepted papers and the conference kit.


*Virtual Registration      : $ 100
[Without physical attendance; participation by the submission of abstract and paper only]Foreign Students            $ 40      Local  1500 BDT

*These fees cover the cost of the publication of abstract souvenir and the collection of accepted papers.


3rd Biruni Conference: Register as a participant

This page is under construction

3rd Biruni Conference: Official Languages

Languages:Bengali, English and Persian [Abstracts other than English should be accompanied by English translation]

3rd Biruni Conference: Instruction For Authors

Authors’ Guidelines:

a)      Length of abstract: 250-300 words including the purpose, methodology and conclusion.

b)      Key words: up to 7 words

c)      First page include: first name, family name, current position and affiliation, Tel & Fax no., legal residential address and email

d)      Length of paper: up to 5000 words (abstract & bibliography included)

e)       Literature references: inside the text as (Ashraf, 1980: 20)

f)        Sources: sorted at the end of paper as: Ashraf, Ali, (1983) Muslim Traditions in Bengali Literature, Dhaka: Islamic Foundation, Bangladesh.

g)      Paper should be original and exclusively submitted to the conference.

h)       C.V. (personal statement) in a separate file up to 250 words

All good quality research papers will be published as ‘Biruni Commemoration Volumes – 2015, University of Dhaka’ after reviewing and necessary editing by the members of an expert panel and editorial board.

Submission of Abstracts       : Please submit your abstract direct to the e-mail of the convenor and co-convenor of your panel and send a cc copy to ammarifbillah@gmail.com

Submission of papers            : Please submit your paper direct to the e-mail of the convenor and co-convenor of your panel and send a cc copy to ammarifbillah@gmail.com

Languages                              : English, Bengali and Persian [Abstracts other than English should be accompanied by English translation]