Winner & Nominee of 3 International Awards (US & UK)
THINKER, POET, WRITER, TRANSLATOR, EX MUSICIAN, TRUTH-SEEKER
As the winner of Global Peace Song Awards, USA, the nominee of British Muslim Awards for contribution to cultural awareness & arts, and the finalist of Best Book Awards in American Book Festival, Aadil Farook from Lahore is 39. He has many intellectual, literary, and musical achievements. He is the author of a groundbreaking internationally published book of English Poetry on Islam - a compilation of 3 books earlier published only in Pakistan - the first contribution of its kind that has received excellent reviews by renowned intellectuals. His works are comparable to the great Urdu/Persian writings of Sir Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal. In 2009, he wrote a research paper on Islamic Philosophy published in 4 academic journals. He has translated five books on Islam from Urdu to English. He is the youngest ever recipient of a Research Fellowship at the eminent Iqbal Academy Pakistan. Academia published his review of “Reconstruction of Religious Thought in Islam” by Allama Iqbal. His five articles have appeared in newspapers & magazines besides many posts on blogs. As an ex-musician, his songs were aired on the top FM radio stations and were as good as any superstar.
Aadil Farook has accomplished all this despite undergoing immense tragedies and suffering in life.
His motto is: Dream, Strive & Conquer!