Dr. Rizwan Kadri will present a paper on “A Seventeenth Century Gujarati Manuscript Shedding Light on the Relationship between Gujarat and Oman”.
Dr. Rizwan Kadri
Shree Swaminarayan Arts College Ahmedabad
Dr. Rizwan Kadri is a very young historian, known for his research on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. In his Gujarati and Hindi book “Sardar Patel: Ek Sinhpurush” he has discovered unknown facts about the Sardar and also about Mahatma Gandhi and Lokmanya Tilak. The rare information on the multifarious contribution of Sardar Patel is based on rare archival sources. Dr. Kadri currently working as an Associate Professor in Shree Swaminarayan Arts College, Ahmedabad. He also appointed as Ph.D. (History) guide in Gujarat University and Raksha Shakti University. During his bright achedemic career Dr.Rizwan has won many awards such as the ‘Gujarat University Gold Medal’, ‘Sanskar Award’, Jawaharlal Memorial Fund, New Delhi, Meritorious Prize. Eminent historian is also known for his inspiring public lectures and his lectures particularly on the Indian Freedom Struggle and Sardar Patel have made him very popular among the scholars as well as common people.