Students Islamic Organization of India, Karnataka zone had organized a Symposium and Book Releasing Ceremony of “BASAVA PHILOSOPHY AND ISLAM” on 04th May 2015 at Press club Bangalore.
Introducing the book, Tauseef Ahmed Madekeri National Campus secretary (SIO of India)said that, In India the main reason for having the differences is, not knowing each others religion and this kind of comparative studies would really help to clear the misconceptions.
Dr. Banjagere Jayprakash, President of Kannada Pustaka Pradhikara, Banglore Released the book and speaking on the occasion he expressed that we instead of pointing out mistakes in other religions, should celebrate our similarities and this would help to spread brotherhood in society.
Shri. Shivarudra Swamiji, Belimatha Banglore also spoke on the occasion and appreciated the initiative by students Islamic organization and was confident that these kind of progressive efforts by youths would help to build a strong, peaceful and morally strong society. Mr. Akbar Ali (President, WPI Karnataka), Jagad Guru BasavKumar Swamiji, Mr. Harish Harsoor (Writer, Banglore) and Mr. Labeed Shafi (President, SIO of India, karnataka) were also present on the occasion.