Ismail Hossain Siraji
About this author
Syed Ismail Hossain Siraji was a Bengali author and Poet from Sirajganj in Present-day Bangladesh.
He is considered to be one of the key authors of a period of the Bengali Muslim reawakening; encouraging education and glorifying the Islamic heritage.
Siraji was a writer by profession, who later immersed himself in the politics of Bengal and reawakening Bengali Muslim society, which had fallen behind as a result of colonial rule
Siraji was a regular writer for The Kohinoor. He also wrote for the pro-Ottoman monthly Islam Pracharak as well as Al-Eslam, Nabajug, Prabasi, Nabanoor, Saogat, Soltan, and The Mohammadi. His works focused on awakening the disadvantaged Bengali Muslim society by glorifying the Islamic tradition, culture, and heritage and advocating for both modern education and traditional Islamic learning