Q. 33.6( 12 Votes )
Write a short note on Syed Ahmed khan and Aligarh movement.
a. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan was a progressive Muslim leader.
b. He founded the Mohammedan Anglo-Oriental in 1875.
c. This college became an important center of education and was later renamed to Aligarh Muslim University.
d. She wanted to promote the concept of Western education among Muslims.
e. Effects that the conflict between the British government and the Muslims can be put to an end by incorporating education in our systems.
f. He also started the Aligarh movement to improve the conditions of the Muslim in the country.
g. He was against polygamy, the parda system and promoted the education of girls.
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State whether true or false:
(a) When the British captured Bengal they framed many laws to regulate the rules regarding marriage, adoption, inheritance of property etc.
(b) Social reformers had to discard the ancient texts in order to argue for reform in social practices.
(c) Reformers got full support from all sections of the people of the country.
(d) The Child Marriage Restraint Act was passed in 1829.NCERT - History Part-II
How did the knowledge of ancient texts help the reformers promote new laws?NCERT - History Part-II