Hafiz Muhammad Siddique
Hafiz Muhammad Siddique (1816-1891) (urdu) حافظ محمدصديق, title 'Hafiz-ul-milat' (حافظ الملت), was a scholar from Sindh and founder of school of thought in Bharchundi Ghotki, Sindh.
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Vettam Mani
Vettam Mani or Vettom Mani (August 27, 1921 – May 29, 1987) was an eminent scholar and writer. His most famous work is the Purāņic Encyclopedia which is a monumental and exhaustive study of Indi...
Mahīdhara
Mahīdhara ("earth-bearing") was a 16th-century commentator of the Vedas. His treatises include the Mantramahodadhi (mantra-uda-dhí, "great ocean of mantras") of ca. 1588, and the Vedadipa (veda-dīpa, ...
B. B. Lal
Braj Basi Lal (born May 2, 1921 ), better known as B. B. Lal, is a renowned Indian archaeologist. He was the Director General of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) from 1968 to 1972, and has ser...
Ram Sharan Sharma
Ram Sharan Sharma (26 November 1919 – 20 August 2011), commonly referred to as R. S. Sharma, was an eminent historian and academic of Ancient and early Medieval India. He taught at Patna University an...
Makhdoom Muhammad Hashim Thattvi
Makhdoom Muhammad Hashim Thattvi (1693- 1761) (urdu علامه مخدوم محمدهاشم ٹھٹوي) was an Islamic scholar, author, philanthropist, and spiritual leader who was considered a saint by his followers. He was...
Kapila Vatsyayan
Kapila Vatsyayan (born 25 December 1928) is a leading Indian scholar of classical Indian dance, Indian art and Indian architecture and art historian. She was the founding director of the Indira Gandhi...
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Adya Rangacharya
Adya Rangacharya (born 1904 Agarkhed, Bijapur district – died 1984), was an Indian writer, actor and scholar, and a member of the Adya Jahagirdar family Adya Jahagirdar family. He attended universitie...
Radhakanta Deb
Radhakanta Deb (1784-1867) was a scholar and a leader of the Calcutta conservative Hindu society.An accomplished scholar, Radhakanta was proficient in Sanskrit, Persian and Arabic. He published Shabda...
Lal Mani Joshi
Lal Mani Joshi (27 July 1935, Kumaon Hills, Uttarakhand, India – 16 July 1984, Delhi, India) was an eminent Buddhist scholar and professor of comparative religions and Buddhist studies in a number of ...
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Farhat Basir Khan
Farhat Basir Khan is an Indian Photographer and media expert. A senior most faculty member at the AJK Mass Communication and Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia where he holds the prestigious Maulan...
C. V. Chandrasekhar
C. V. Chandrasekhar (born May 22, 1935) is one of India's senior most Bharatanatyam dancers, academician, dance scholar, composer, and choreographer. He retired as Head of the Faculty of Performing Ar...
Nandikeshvara
Nandikeshvara (2nd century AD) was the great theorist on stage-craft of ancient India, redoubtable rival of Bharata Muni. He was the author of the Abhinaya Darpana (The Mirror of Gesture).
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Uday Prakash
Uday Prakash (born January 1, 1952) is a Hindi poet,scholar, journalist, translator and short story writer from India.He has worked as administrator, editor, researcher, and TV director. He writes fo...
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Balmiki Prasad Singh
Balmiki Prasad Singh (born 1 January 1942) was the 14th Governor of Sikkim, India. He is a scholar, thinker and public servant and has written several books and articles. He was born on 1 January 194...
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Wahiduddin Khan
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan (born 1 January 1925) is a noted Islamic scholar and peace activist. He has received, among others, the Demiurgus Peace International Award, under the patronage of the former S...
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Zoya Hasan
Zoya Hasan is an Indian academic and a political scientist. She was a former professor of political science and the dean of School of Social Sciences (SSS) at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delh...
Jaswant Singh Neki
Dr. Jaswant Singh Neki (also known as (Punjabi: ਜਸਵੰਤ ਸਿੰਘ) (born 27 August 1925) is a leading Indian Sikh scholar, significant neo-metaphysical Punjabi language poet and former Director of PGI Ch...
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Omar Khalidi
Omar Khalidi (1952 – 29 November 2010) was born in Hyderabad, India, and was an eminent Muslim scholar, a staff member of MIT in the US and an author. He was educated in India, the United Kingdom, and...
Mahamahopadhyaya
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S. N. Balagangadhara
S.N. Balagangadhara (aka Balu) (ಎಸ್. ಏನ್. ಬಾಲಗಂಗಾಧರ in Kannada) is a professor at the Ghent University in Belgium, and director of the India Platform and the Research Centre Vergelijkende Cutuurwetens...
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Qazi Mian Muhammad Amjad
Qazi Mian Muhammad Amjad (Urdu: قاضی میاں محمد امجد‎), was an eminent legal scholar of Qur'an, Hadith, and the Hanafi school of Islamic law. He was an acknowledged authority on Muslim jurisp...
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Laxmi Mall Singhvi
L. M. Singhvi लक्ष्मीमल सिंघवी (9 November 1931 – 6 October 2007) was an Indian jurist, parliamentarian, scholar, writer and diplomat. He was, after VK Krishna Menon, the second-longest-serving High ...
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Yousuf Hussain Khan
Yousuf Hussain Khan (1902–1979), born in Hyderabad, India, was a noted historian, scholar, educationist, critic and author. He mastered the languages of Arabic, English, French, Urdu, Hindi and Persia...