Description :Zakir Naik was born in Mumbai, India, in 1965. He is President of the Islamic Research Foundation and Chairman of the IRF Educational Trust in Mumbai. He graduated from the University of Mumbai, where he obtained degrees in medicine and surgery. He is interested in Islam and comparative religion, medicine, and social and economic welfare campaigns. He is an internationally renowned da‘iyah (caller to Allah, God the Creator) and has travelled to Canada, the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, several gulf states, and other countries around the world. He has written several books on Islam, science, and comparative religion, and is in the process of authoring many other books for non-Muslims who are interested in Islam.