According to the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Mohammad Ali Rabbani, the Iranian cultural attaché in New Delhi who was invited by Naqawi, head of the college, to participate in the academic program, presented a speech on the theme.
He said that the objective of the Holy Prophet’s (PBUH) mission was to form a society of believers based on the principles of ethics and save mankind from ignorance.
He elaborated on the spiritual virtues of education in Islam and highlighted the relation between knowledge and morality which are stressed in Islam.
Elsewhere in his remarks, the Iranian official also said that learning the Persian language will provide the opportunity for the students of the college to study Persian sources of mysticism and ethics.
More than 350 students from different parts of India study at the college, which aims to train knowledgeable Muslim youth based on Islamic principles and virtues, Naqawi said.