The Islamic scholars will be the pivot point of the scholarly pool. They will provide the expertise to ensure objective and effective research/s.
- Dr. Farida Khanam is the primary Islamic scholar of the Islam and Peace Project. Having a doctorate in Islamic Studies, Dr. Khanam has vast experience in the field of Islam and Peace. Besides her doctoral thesis she has to her credit the authorship and translation of many books such as A Simple Guide to Islam, Life and Teachings of Prophet Muhammad, A Simple Guide to Sufism and many more. She is a regular contributor of articles to journals, newspapers and magazines. Her most important contribution is the rendering of the translation and commentary of The Quran by Maulana Wahiduddin Khan with parallel Arabic text in simple and contemporary English.
- Dr Abroo Aman Andrabi has a doctorate in Islamic Studies from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi and is presently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Islamic Studies, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi. She has authored Muhammad Asad: His Contribution to Islamic Learning and Prophet Muhammad: The Man and The Message and is a regular contributor of articles to journals.
The above scholars only form the seed from which the Islam and Peace Project will blossom.