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Hidden History:  Important People, Important Lives.

Noor Inayat Khan – ‘The Spy Princess.’ Noor-un-Nisa Inayat Khan  (2 January 1914 – 13 September 1944) was a direct descendant of Tipu Sultan, the 18th century Muslim ruler of Mysore. Khan’s father was a musician and Sufi teacher.  She lived a remarkable life of self sacrifice for the cause of freedom during the Second World…

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Hidden History: Inventions from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation

  ‘The Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation’ – a time when men and women  of different faiths and  cultures, in order to improve the quality of life of society, worked together. Speaking at the launch of the award – winning ‘1001 Inventions of the Muslim world’ exhibition in Ljubljana, this month, the Slovenian Prime Minister, Dr. Miro Cerar said:…

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