Hujjatul Islam Moulana Syed Taqi Raza Abedi is a Theologist, Philosopher, Writer and Speaker of international repute, working towards promoting inter-faith dialogue and communal harmony in India and abroad. He has completed higher studies and research in Islamic sciences, and also a teacher in Islamic philosophy having put in 19 years of study in University of Religions at Qom, Iran and have also authored, compiled and translated several books on Islamic religion and have been associated with many organizations and eminent personalities, as a team involved in various social activities which do philanthropic and charitable works and initiated several social benefit programmes in the socially and economically backward areas of the Old City of Hyderabad, offering free academic coaching, food relief and health subsidy to below-poverty-line families, educating youth on compassionate human values. He has been the forefront of promoting communal unity and harmony, especially among Muslim sects in Hyderabad and all over India, associated with several organizations which are promoting communal harmony and peace among different communities and laid the corner stone for Shia-Sunni, Hindu- Muslim unity and holding important positions with several state and National organizations as follows:
Secretary: Majlis-e-Ulema-e-Hind, Lucknow, U. P.
Secretary: United Muslim Forum, Hyderabad, A. P.
President: All India Shia Ulema Council, Hyderabad
President: South India Shia Ulema Council, Hyderabad
President: Tanzeem-e-Jafferi, Hyderabad
Patron: Shia Students’ Organization, Hyderabad
Member: Mushtarika Majlis-e-Amal,