Mumbai: Maulana Noor Alam Khalil Amini, Arabic literature teacher in Darul Uloom Deoband has been nominated for President’s Award. 3 more persons have been selected for their services for Arabic language and literature.
Maulana Noor Alam Khlil Amini is Editor-in-Chief of Al-Daie, Arabic Monthly Magazine published from Darul Uloom, Deoband. Undoubtedly, this magazine is on the top of the Arabic magazines published from India and it is received respectfully in Arab countries.
Maulana has been teaching in Darul Uloom Deoband for quite a long time. He is also the editor of Arabic magazine of Darul Uloom ‘Al-Ad-Dayi’.
Maulana Noor Alam Khalil Amini has also translated several books of Maulana Syed Abul Hasan Ali Miyan Nadwi, Maulana Mohammed Manzoor Nomani, Shaikul Islam Maulana Syed Husain Ahmed Madani and Maulana Ashraf Ali Thaanwi from Urdu to Arabic language.
Maulana’s well-known compilation is ‘Miftahul Arabia’ which is taught as syllabus book in most of the religious institutions.
Maulana Noor Alam Khalil Amini has been buried in Qasmi Qabristan.
This should be noted that this President Award is announced once a year on the Independence Day in recognition of scholars who have made the substantial contribution in the field of Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian, Classical Oriya, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu and Classical Malayalam.
The Awardee Scholars are conferred on by the President where they receive an Award, a Shawl, a Certificate and 50,000 rupees.