Category Archives: 7(2) July-Dec 2009

Great Patrons of Sciences – Part I: Mamun Al’Rashid Guardian of Scientific and Philosophical Research in Medieval Islam

Muhammad Kamran
Department of Pathology, Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad.
Growth of sciences requires right environment. Without appropriate soil and water it
can’t grow. Even if a plant grows its growth may be overtaken by weeds and it may not bring abundant sweet fruit. The spiritual and mental soundness as well as the material help are required. The water, soil and air for the growth of the plants are sound these
attributes. The weeds and the microbial and toxic attacks are the materialism, greed, jealousy, unfairness, inhumanity and cowardice etc.