It covers topics that include everything from the history behind the creation of Pakistan, to the man who led the movement, to a critique of how our history is being presented today, to a glimpse into the future. Hodson This book looks back at the final days of the Raj British rule up to the creation of Pakistan. The author discusses in great detail the events that led to the partition, how the power was transferred to the two nations and the aftermath of this history-altering event.
The resolution called for greater Muslim autonomy in British India and has been largely interpreted as a demand for a separate Muslim state. The text is ambiguous in accepting the concept of various Muslim 'zones' within a "United India" due to communal concerns  and it does not clearly recommend the creation of a separate, fully independent Muslim state.
Fazlul HuqChief Minister of Bengal and was supported seconded by several leaders. The principle text of the Lahore Resolution was passed on 24 March In it became part of the Muslim League's constitution.
Byit formed the basis for the struggle of the Muslim League for a separate Muslim state. No constitutional plan would be workable or acceptable to the Muslims unless geographical contiguous units are demarcated into regions which should be so constituted with such territorial readjustments as may be necessary.
That the areas in which the Muslims are numerically in majority as in the North-Western and Eastern zones of India should be grouped to constitute independent states in which the constituent units shall be autonomous and sovereign … That adequate, effective and mandatory safeguards shall be specifically provided in the constitution for minorities in the units and in the regions for the protection of their religious, cultural, economic, political, administrative and other rights of the minorities, with their consultation.
Arrangements thus should be made for the security of Muslims where they were in a minority.
Pakistan now celebrates this day as a national holiday each year under the name of Pakistan Day which is also the day in when the country became the first Islamic Republic in the world.
The base platform is shaped like a five-pointed star and it encloses crescent-shaped pools. It is constructed of reinforced concrete, with the floors and walls rendered in stone and marble.Historian of Pakistan, Vali Nasr, argues that the Islamic universalism had become a main source of Pakistan Movement that shaped patriotism, meaning, and nation's birth.
To many Pakistanis, Jinnah's role is viewed as a modern Moses -like leader;  whilst many other founding fathers of the nation-state also occupies extremely respected place in the hearts of the people of Pakistan.
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Jinnah and the Making of Pakistan The ability of Jinnah to unite a series of political expediencies with the popular appeal of Islam to demand a separate state for the Muslim people, has brought him the accolade 'the founder of Pakistan'. Watch full episodes of your favorite HISTORY series, and dive into thousands of historical articles and videos.
To know History is to know life. Pakistan in fact has a long history of failed reforms and educational development plans.
As early as , the National Commission on Education produced a report that. 10 Great Books on Pakistan’s History. March 28, Jinnah, the Muslim League, and the Demand for Pakistan; by Ayesha Jalal.
Although most historical accounts assert that the “two-nation theory” was the basis of the creation of Pakistan, there are opposing arguments as well. Pakistan: A Modern History.