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VAIDYESHWARA VIDYALAYA

VAIDYESHWARA VIDYALAYA

To the best of my knowledge and belief, I am the second Muslim to have sought admission to Vidayalaya. And I was admitted on the 2nd of February 1921 and… Read more »

MAHATMA GANDHI

MAHATMA GANDHI

When we are assembled on the birth day of Mahatma Gandhi to pay our tribute of homage, it should be our purpose not merely to preserve his memory but also… Read more »

QUAID-I-AZAM MOHAMED ALI JINNAH

QUAID-I-AZAM MOHAMED ALI JINNAH

On this occasion, I recall, vividly, the Condolence meeting that was held on Galle Face Green in September 1948, a few hours after Ceylon had received the sad news of… Read more »

SIR SYED AHMED KHAN

SIR SYED AHMED KHAN

It is not widely known, and the popular text books in Ceylon seem to be silent in this respect, that the Muslims of Ceylon had a part to play in… Read more »

ARABI PASHA

ARABI PASHA

We are now endeavouring to perpetuate the memory and name of Ahmad ‘Orabi El Misri the National Hero of Egypt – to us Misr, the land of Islam where ."Islamic… Read more »

A VIEW OF PAN-ISLAM

A VIEW OF PAN-ISLAM

Islam since its dawn has been characterized by a strong desire among its adherents for the "union of all Muhammadan races" – a feature persistent throughout the centuries despite the… Read more »