Azra Kidwai

AZRA KIDWAI, a sociologist by training, won critical acclaim for her first book on Islam published in 1998 -'. She sensitively captures the layers of cultural influence that went into the making of the Islamic labyrinth' (Seema Alvi in Bibliography). The book entitled Islam has been translated into several languages. She has translated the works of Faiz Ahmad Faiz and Ismat Chughtai from Urdu into English. She has also done an Urdu translation of an English book for children on Gautama Buddha....See more