4th Biruni Conference: English Abstract

No. Name Affiliation Title Country
1 ِDr. Abu Musa Mohammad Arif Billah PhD from SOAS, University of London, Associate Professor, Department of Persian Language and literature, Dhaka university, Imam Khomeini from the Governance of Jurists to the Islamic Republic of Iran Bangladesh
2 Dr. Victor Shaw Professor of Sociology, California State University-Northridge

Three Worlds:
Individual Life, Social Change, and Human Evolution

4 Shahid Alam Research Scholar, Centre for Persian and Central Asian Studies, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Manṣūr Ḥallāj as Depicted in the Poetry of ‘Āṭṭār Nīshābūrī, Maulānā Rūm and Iqbāl Lāhorī

5 Sanchita Dasgupta [M A (double), B.Ed]Assistant Teacher, Khairtala Nurpur High School, Khairtala, Malda, West Bengal, India Maulana Rumi: A True Refuge for This Diseased World India
6 Tiasha Chakma Lecturer, Department of Bangla, Islamic University, Kustiya, Bangladesh Nazrul’s Spirituality tuned in His Poems and Songs: Persian and Indian Influence Bangladesh

Azharul Islam


Lecturer in Economics, Stamford University Bangladesh Contribution of Ibn Khaldun to Economic Thought and Its Relevance in Modern Time Bangladesh
8 Dr. Alan S. Weber Premedical Department, Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar Islamic Scholars on Ensoulment: An Historical and Contemporary Genesis Qatar

Shaikh T. Hossain

Ruigang Wang


Department of Chemistry and Materials Science and Engineering Program,

Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH 44555


Effect of Temperature and Hydrogen Peroxide on Electrochemical Exfoliation of Graphite

10 Prof. Azarmi Dukht Safavi Director, Institute of Persian Research, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India Traces of Theistic Humanism obtainable in Sadi’s Works India
11 Abouzar Farzpourmachiani M. A. student, Institute for the History of Science, University of Tehran, Iran Explanation of Abū Rayḥān Bīrūnī’s method of calculating specific gravity in the mathematical works of the next scholars Iran
12 Mohammad Ashrafuddin Khan Director, Education, Almostafa University, Bangladesh Branch, Dhaka Velayete Faqih and Democracy Bangladesh
13 Dr. Akatmdev Department of Sanskrit Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India Contribution of Abdur Rahim Khane khanan to Astrology in the context of Khet kautukam India
14 Dr. Amit Kumar Banaras Hindu University,Varanasi, India Sanskrit – Persian Lexicon ‘Pharsik-prakash’: A Critical Study India
15 Dr. Arun Kumar Tyagi Banaras Hindu University Varanasi, India The contribution of Muslim scholars in the field of comparative study of Sanskrit and Persian during the reign of Akbar India
16 Dr. Sunil Kumar Shah Banaras Hindu University Varanasi, India Role of Dara Shikoh in Comparative Religion and Philosophy India
17 Dr. Tasleem Shakur Senior Lecturer, Human Geography, Edge Hill University, Lancashire UK Editor-in-Chief, South Asian Cultural Studies www.southasianculturalstudies.co.uk Picturing Bengal as the centre of the earth from Nazrul’s mental geographies depicted through his rebellious and Islamic poems and songs
United Kingdom
18 Esita Sur Assistant Professor in Political ScienceScottish Church College, Kolkata Sir Syed Ahmed Khan and his Views on Islam and Modernism: A Voice of Dissent from Within India
19 Dr. Sayyid Mohammad Yunus GilaniAbdullah Al Masud Associate Professor, Department of Fundamental and interdisciplinary Studies, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University MalaysiaPhD researcher, Department of Usuluddin and Comparative Religion, IRKHS, International Islamic University Malaysia

Approaches of Abu Rayhan Al-Biruni in the study of Hinduism: An analytical discourse


Sr. Lecturer and Chairperson (Acting)Department of Sociology & AnthropologyGreen University of Bangladesh Ex-LecturerDepartment of Sociology & Anthropology Green University of Bangladesh

Understanding the Society and Governance of Bangladesh through the Lens of Ibn Khaldun


21 Dr. Amat- ul- rafi Assistant Professor, Department of Comparative religionsFaculty of Islamic studies International Islamic University, Islamabad Approaches of Al-Biruni in studying religions in the context of his study of Hinduism Islamabad
22 Dr. Syed Ayub ali Professor, Departmentof History & Tourism ManagementUniversity College, Kakatiya University, WarangalAndhra Pradesh, India Contribution of Iranian Physicians in Hyderabad Deccan during Qutub Shahi Period- A Histroical Study India
23 Maryam Kashefnia MA in Iran Traditional History Translation of Iran’s historical books by Abu Muhammad Abdullah Ibn al-Muqaffa and its effects on Historians and history writing of the early centuries of Islam: special reference to Abu Hanifa Dinvari, Ahmad Yaghoobi and Mohammad ibn Jarir Tabari Iran
24 roghaieh Aghabalazadeh From Civilization of Ibn Khaldun to the sociology of Aguguste Kont Iran
25 Tahereh KamalizadehKobra Roshanfekr Associate professor of Institute for Humanities and cultural studiesAssociate professor of Tarbiat Modares University

Symbolism, philosophy, wisdom and mysticism

In Suhrawardi’s symbolic treatises

26 Dr. Mohammad MolaviDr. Mohsen Nouraei Assistant Professor with the Department of Quran and Hadith Studies, Imam Khomeini International University, Qazvin, Iran Assistant Professor With The Department Of Quran And Hadith Studies. University Of Mazandaran.Babolsar. Iran The Principle of Making Confidence on Social Relationships: Case Study of Imam Ali’s Point of View Iran
27 Noemie Verdon PhD StudentDepartment of South Asian StudiesUniversity of Lausanne, Switzerland Al-Biruni’s Travel to Medieval India and the Indian Shahis Switzerland
28 Dr. Hasan Mahmud PhD (University of California, Los Angeles)Assistant Professor of SociologyNorthwestern University in Qatar What Ibn Khaldun has to offer to the Sociology of the Third World? Qatar
29 Dr. Gholam Sarwar

M.A. (Gold Medalist), LL.B., Ph.D.

Ex-Associate Professor and Head, Department of Persian, Maulana Azad College, Kolkata

Ex-Guest Lecturer, University of Calcutta, Kolkata

Thematic synchronisation of Rumi’s Thought

with the Bauls of Bengal


30 Rafiqul Alam Khan PR & Communication Task Force MemberMozilla Bangladesh
Taxation and monetary system – the reflections of Ibn Khaldun’s economic thought on 21st century Bangladesh
31 Md. Azizur Rahman PhD Fellow, Department of Anthropology,University of Dhaka. As an Islamic Scholar Ibn Khaldun’s Contribution Societal Development Bangladesh

Dr. Mesbahul Hoque Chowdhury

Senior Lecturer faculty of Qur’anic and Sunnah Studies

University Science Islam Malaysia (USIM)

The Essences of Al-Ghazali’s Philosophy: An Analysis of His Concept of Asma-ul Husna

33 Dr. Mansoor Alam Professor of PersianMawlana Azad CollegeKolkata, India Persian Dastan Tradition in medieval Bengali literature India
34 Mustafa Monjur Assistant Professor, Department of Islamic Studies, University of Dhaka

Islam and Muslims in al Biruni’s book ‘Kitab al-Hind’

35 Dr. Muhammad Shahid Habib Department of Comparative Religion, Faculty of Islamic Studies, Islamabad, Pakistan

Abu al-Hassan al-Amiri and His Methodological Approach in the Study of World Religions

36 Javad Irvani Assistant Professor, Department of Qur’an and Hadith Studies, Razavi University of Islamic Sciences, Mashhad, Iran A Study on “Monetary Theories” of Muslim Scholars: A Case Study of Quantity Theory of Money of Ibn Khaldun Iran
37 Khairun Nahar Research Assistant, International Mother Language Institute

Refutation of Aristotelian philosophical notion: Khaldunian Perspective Bangladesh

Mir Lutful Kabir Saadi

Dr. Md. Mahmudul Alam

Founder General SecretaryBangladesh Science Writers & Journalists Forum(Member, World Federation of Science Journalists)Permanent MemberNational Press ClubSenior LecturerSchool of Economics, Finance & Banking (SEFB)College of Business (COB)Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM)

Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia

Muslim Leaderships and Contributions

to the Development of Science and Technology

39 Md. Mohshinul Firoz Assistant Engineer of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB). Nuclear Technology as Widened by the Muslim Scholars: Subcontinent Perspective Bangladesh
40 Armin Khatun Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Law and Muslim JurisprudenceIslamic University, Kushtia- Bangladesh Legal Aid for Indigent People in Islamic Judicial System and the Statutory Laws of Bangladesh: An Analytical Study with Special Reference to Practical Implication Bangladesh
41 Juwel Rana andToufica Sultana Department of Social Relations, East West UniversityStaff Researcher, Research and Evaluation Division, BRAC

Ibn Khaldun’s Theory of Social Change: A Comparison with Western Social Thoughts


Dr. Mujahida Butt

Assistant Professor Department of Punjabi

Lahore College for Women University Lahore-Pakistan

Knowledge and Wisdom of Hazrat Ali Ibn Ali Talib is a Guideline for the Muslim

43 Dr. Md. Alamgir Keeper (Director)Department of Conservation Laboratory Bangladesh national Museum, Dhaka Contribution of Nawab Sir Salimullah to Muslim Education in Bengal Bangladesh
44 Dr. Shahida RafiqueMohajira BegumSaima Begum Chairman, Governing body, Institute of Science and Technology, Professor and Ex. Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka University, BangladeshSenior scientific officer, BCSIR, Dhaka, BangladeshAssociate Professor of Botany, Malika university college, Dhaka

Contribution of women Scientists in Bangladesh to science, Technology, Arts and Literature