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PROPOSAL FOR A NEW MINIATURE RIFLE RANGE FOR ZAHIRA COLLEGE, COLOMBO

PROPOSAL FOR A NEW MINIATURE RIFLE RANGE FOR ZAHIRA COLLEGE, COLOMBO

Footnote: Zahira College had its own rifle club namely, Zahira College Miniature Rifle Club (ZCMRC).The only outside member was the ADC to the Queen, Brig. C.P. Jayawardene. Zahira was the… Read more »

CADETING AT ZAHIRA COLLEGE

CADETING AT ZAHIRA COLLEGE

Historical Sketch by A.M.A. Azeez, Principal “ . . . . . . . Above all, we wish that the strongest opposition be brought to bear upon any motion to… Read more »

INAUGURATION OF THE CEYLON MUSLIM SCHOLARSHIP FUND

INAUGURATION OF THE CEYLON MUSLIM SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Speech delivered at Zahira College Library Hall on 19th May, 1945 Dear Brethren, It is my first duty to thank you, every one of you, for your kind presence in… Read more »

SPEECH DELIVERED AT THE CEYLON MUSLIM LEAGUE FELICITATION DINNER ON BECOMING THE FIRST MUSLIM CIVIL SERVANT AT THE GALLE FACE HOTEL ON 13.4.1935

SPEECH DELIVERED AT THE CEYLON MUSLIM LEAGUE FELICITATION DINNER ON BECOMING THE FIRST MUSLIM CIVIL SERVANT AT THE GALLE FACE HOTEL ON 13.4.1935

(This is the original document in Dr. Azeez's collection) Over a hundred and twenty five sat for the complimentary dinner organized by the Ceylon Muslim League in honour of Mr. A.M.A…. Read more »

THE MUSLIM TRADITION IN EDUCATION

THE MUSLIM TRADITION IN EDUCATION

A CENTENARY VOLUME OF EDUCATION IN CEYLON – 1969 (FROM THE SIXTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE PRESENT DAY) Published By the Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs, Ceylon The Muslim… Read more »

A HUNDRED YEARS OF MUSLIM EDUCATION  IN  CEYLON

A HUNDRED YEARS OF MUSLIM EDUCATION IN CEYLON

Times of Ceylon (Centenary Number) of 12th July 1946   The Director of Public Instruction said in his administration report for 1895 : "Previous to 1891 no organized attempt to… Read more »