Home / News/ Dr. A.M.A. Azeez Commemoration Meeting

Dr. A.M.A. Azeez Commemoration Meeting


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Saturday, 5 December 2015 00:00


SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC SAMSUNG CSC

By Ruzaik Farook

Dr. A.M.A. Azeez Foundation in collaboration with All Ceylon YMMA Conference organised the 42nd Dr. A.M.A. Azeez Commemoration Meeting and Memorial Oration at The Excellency, Wellawatte, Colombo recently. Prof. M.S.M. Anes, Retired Professor of Philosophy, University of Peradeniya and Chairman of the All Ceylon Muslim Educational Conference delivered the oration on the subject ‘Muslim Modernism and Reformative Process in the Field of Education: A Sri Lankan Experience’.

The meeting was chaired jointly by Dr. A.M.A. Azeez Foundation President Khalid M. Farouk and All Ceylon YMMA Conference National President Sadique Saleem.

Two books were released on this occasion namely, ‘Islamic Banking – An Alternate Approach to Finance’ by A.I. Marikar and ‘A.M.A. Azeez – Milestones to Remember’.

Zahira College Principal Trizviiy Markkar, Past Presidents and Members of the YMMA Conference, P. Balasingham, Agar Barry and Ali Azeez son of A.M.A. Azeez were also present.

Pix by Ashraff A. Samad


Share This Article


COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Priming the pump to make your MP jump

Friday, 20 October 2017

Here’s a radical idea. What if – instead of liking it or lumping it as you do for years on end – the voter could hold his or her Member of Parliament accountable for their performance?


Eyes wide shut: Fate of our times

Friday, 20 October 2017

‘Eyes Wide Shut’ was the title of a film by famed director Stanley Kubrick. Loaded with Freudian sub-currents, the film was about an occult society that eliminates any one who cross its path. A theme that would no doubt appeal to a buccaneer prim


SLFP within the political party system: Past and the future

Friday, 20 October 2017

Reforms in political parties are necessary in the process of democratisation of any country, however on the condition that those are progressive and democratic, and not regressive or authoritarian


A SME policy finally in Sri Lanka

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

The other day there was a communiqué that Sri Lanka must have a SME policy as per the direction from the leadership of the Yahapalanaya Government. It sure gave breath to the economy that is currently nose diving with a growth at 4.7% and all banks


Columnists More