The Sir Syed Ahmad Khan: The First Icon of Modernity

  • Rehmat Ali Shad
Keywords: Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, Jadeediat ka Naqsh-e- Awal, Modrnity, Aligarh , Urdu Prose , Urdu Literature


Sir Syed Ahmad Khan has a great favour towards the Muslims and Urdu literature. He was the owner of such a visionary personality who considered religious education as well as modern education as a means of development. He introduced the trend of modernity in Urdu literature. His creations and his writings have raised the prestige of Urdu prose due to innovation. With the political, social, religious, cultural, academic, and literary services, every future society will continue to light the lamp of its thinking for a long time.