Extraterrestrial Intelligence by Sayeedur Rahman
Amazing New Insights from Qur'an (Volume 1)

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A pioneering work in the realm of religion and science that seeks to build upon from where the latter stopped short at in its passionate search for the aliens.

Are we alone? Is the Earth unique? Does life or the intelligent one exist merely on this humble planet or it enjoys many more similar abodes across this amazing universe too? Modern science has benefited us in an unprecedented way not only in our understanding of the many vital realities of the natural world it has also enabled us greatly to place a whole host of statements of the Qur'an concerning it in their right perspectives. The ground-breaking insights thus obtained shall certainly go a very long way in resolving in a marvelous fashion many of the riddles faced by the science itself in its own quest for the aliens. Chiefly among them is the scintillating mystery behind the evidence of past surface liquid water and a minuscule atmosphere particularly on Mars. All the more, incontrovertible evidence is found in support of biological evolution pervading not only terrestrially but all through the universe too. A remarkable convergence of religion and science is in the offing, thus. Besides, the readers in general shall, as it touches the lives of each one of them, certainly be captivated by a radically new and exceptionally balanced but hitherto uncharted philosophy of human life described thoroughly and extremely lucidly in the book.

This book is also available in Urdu at: www.amazon.com/dp/1478193611
and Arabic at: www.amazon.com/dp/1479232386

"A highly original...very interesting...naturally quite overwhelming work."
---Prof. Klaus Klostermaier
Distinguished Professor of Religion Emeritus, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

"Indeed, an interesting book."
---Prof. H. Paul Shuch
Executive Director Emeritus, The SETI League, New Jersey, USA

"Great effort...Great job done."
---Dr. Mohiuddin Kabir
NASA Ames Research Center & Principal Investigator, SETI Institute, California, USA

"A very interesting, thorough and professional, and very convincing and mind-opening work with fresh ideas that can have large implications for the Qur'anic view of the universe as we know it."
---Dr. Arnold Mol
Author & CEO, DRS Think-tank, Leiden, The Netherlands

"Not only commendable but an enviable book too."
---Dr. M. Zaki Kirmani
Chairman, Centre for Studies on Science, Aligarh, India

“What is astonishing is that the author wears the cap of an expert exegete with as much ease as that of a mature scientist.”
---Prof. B. Sheikh Ali
Founder & Former Vice-Chancellor, Mangalore & Goa Universities, India

"It has been attempted at revealing the greatest intellectual marvel of the Qur'an upon the humanity by bringing to light the modern Qur'anic insights concerning the extraterrestrial earths, abundance of life in them, reality of man, and its own true nature."
---Moulana Samiul Haq Haqqani
Principal, Jamia Haqqania, Pakistan

The Qur'anic philosophy that the author has propounded shall, God willing, become a source of evolution and accomplishment for the Muslim scientists, and thought-provocation and further inclination towards the Qur'an for the non-Muslims in the contemporary world."
---Moulana Mohammed Salim Qasimi
Rector, Darul Uloom Waqf Deoband, India

"This book is the continuation of the exploration of Qur'anic insights, which the author has inherited from his great father, ...the reviver of the Qur'anic thought...Indeed, the book is the result of a vast and careful study of the universe in the light of the marvelous Qur'anic statements."
---Dr. Saeed-al-Azami-al-Nadwi
Principal, Nadwatul Ulama, Lucknow, India

The sort of arguments that the author's perfect-minded self has amassed establishes the intellectual marvel of not only the Qur'an but that of Islam too."
---Dr. Essa Mansuri
Chairman, World Islamic Forum, London, UK

"I read the manuscript cover to cover with passion and due care...The topic is new, but your argumentation and as well as your appro
 

About Sayeedur Rahman

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Sayeedur Rahman, born in 1966 and brought up in Bangalore, India, is a research scholar in Islamic studies and modern science for the past more than two decades. It was essentially his eminent father Moulana Mohammed Shihabuddin Nadvi (1931-2002), himself an author of dozens of pioneering books on the subject, who initiated and groomed him in this sphere. "Extraterrestrial Intelligence: Amazing New Insights from Qur'an" is his first book and the outcome of more than half a decade of ceaseless research.His Twitter page: http://www.twitter.com/sayeed167Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/sayeed167Email ID: Sayeed167@yahoo.in
 
Published March 3, 2012 by Sayeedur Rahman. 288 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Science & Math.

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Drilling down through Rahman’s unclear prose, readers might strike up their own fascinating questions about the relation of science to religion, the science of religion and the religion of science.

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