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Ahmadi, The


Ahmadi, The a fortnightly magazine edited by abdul hamid khan yusufza and first published from tangail in the month of Shravan 1293 BS (1886 AD). Karimunnesa Khanum Chowdhurani, wife of the Zamindar of Delduar, was its patron. In 1296, the magazine was renamed Ahmadi O Nabaratna.

Ahmadi was a liberal periodical which regularly debated social and religious issues with akhbare islamia, also published from Tangail. mir mosharraf hossain, writer and manager of Delduar estate, contributed to the magazine regularly. Apart from religious matters, Ahmadi published reports about contemporary political and social events as well as literary activities. [Wakil Ahmed]