To foster the ideals of Hazrat Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah (R.) and illuminate the path for the youth of Bangladesh in the light of our society and culture, it is imperative to present him as a guiding figure for the new generation. His generosity and humanitarian values should resonate among the youth, urging us all to work collectively to spread the light of education even among the underprivileged and marginalized.
On Sunday, December 17, 2023, the Dhaka Ahsania Mission Youth Forum for Health and Well-being organized a seminar titled “Youth for Humanity” in observance of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Hazrat Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah (R.) at Dhaka University’s R. C. Majumdar Hall. Speakers at the event emphasized the need to draw inspiration from Hazrat Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah’s teachings and life to shape a beautiful and purposeful life for the youth.
Dr. Muhammad Samad, Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University, stated that the writings and life of Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah provide valuable lessons for the youth to construct a meaningful life. He stressed the importance of instilling the ideals and philosophy of Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah among the youth.
Former Governor of Bangladesh Bank, Dr. Ataur Rahman proposed the creation of short video clips to disseminate information about Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah through various social media channels.
Other speakers at the seminar included Dr. Mohammad Kamal Uddin, Head of the Department of Dhaka University Sociology, Shamima Islam Tusti, President of Amra Manush Foundation, and Sharmin Mishu, journalist from ATN Bangla.
Professor Dr. Abu Tayeb Ahmed, Vice President of Dhaka Ahsania Mission Chaired this event and Marjana Muntaha, from the Youth Forum for Health and Well-being extended a warm welcome speech.