Famous Philosophers from Pakistan

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List of notable or famous philosophers from Pakistan, with bios and photos, including the top philosophers born in Pakistan and even some popular philosophers who immigrated to Pakistan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Pakistani philosophers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These philosophers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known philosopher from Pakistan is included when available.

This list below has everything from Muhammad Iqbal to Ashfaq Ahmed.

This historic philosophers from Pakistan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Pakistani philosophers of note?" and "Who are the most famous philosophers from Pakistan?" These prominent philosophers of Pakistan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Pakistani philosophers.

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Absar Ahmad

Absar Ahmad is a distinguished Pakistani philosopher. He is a brother of Dr. Israr Ahmad. He was born in Hisar, Haryana,. Ahmad took a B.A. and M.A. degree in philosophy from Karachi University, and then went to the United Kingdom for further studies in philosophy. He obtained his M.Phil. degree from the University of Reading and a Ph.D. degree from the University of London. Coming back to Pakistan, Ahmad began to teach philosophy at the philosophy department of University of the Punjab Lahore. He has been chairperson of the philosophy department twice. He is currently teaching as a visiting at IBIT Department. Besides he has been the visiting professor at IASUniversity of the Punjab for ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: India

Allama Talib Jauhri is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Philosophers from Pakistan
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Talib Jauhari is a Pakistani Islamic scholar, religious leader, public speaker, Qur'anic interpreter, Urdu poet, historian and philosopher of the Shia Sect of Islam. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 79

Birthplace: Patna, India

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Rasheed Turabi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Philosophers from Pakistan
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Rasheed Turabi was an Islamic scholar. He was born on 9 July 1908 in Hyderabad, India. He was the eldest son of Maulvi Sharaf Hussain Khan. He was awarded a BA from Osmania University and MA in Philosophy from Allahbad University, India. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 65 (1908-1973)

Birthplace: South India, Hyderabad, Eurasia, India, Andhra Pradesh

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Ashfaq Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Philosophers from Pakistan
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Ashfaq Ahmed was a writer, playwright and broadcaster from Pakistan. He authored several books in Urdu. His works included novels, short stories and plays for television and radio. He was awarded President's Pride of Performance and Sitara-i-Imtiaz for meritorious services in the field of literature and broadcasting. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1925-2004)

Birthplace: Garhmukteshwar, Eurasia, Ghaziabad district, India, Uttar Pradesh, + more

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