Guideline for Authors

Authors will be requested to guarantee that the same manuscript or a similar version has not been submitted to any other journal or publication. Only articles submitted through Journal Website (OJS) will be accepted. Articles should not exceed 25 pages of type script in MS Word on A4 size paper. Text fount should be 12 and references in 10 for English articles, text 14 and references 12 for Urdu and Arabic articles.  English article must be composed in “Times New Roman”, Urdu article in “Jameel Noori Nastaleeq” and Arabic articles in “Sakkal Majalla”. Full name of author along with professional affiliation / address, phone and e-mail address should be written on the manuscript. All submissions must include a 150-250 word abstract with five keywords, introduction, discussion, results, summery and conclusions. References must be placed as footnotes to the text. When cited for the first time, provide full information: full name of the author, title of the source, place of publication, publishing company, date of publication and the specific page you are citing. For subsequent citations of the same source, write the author's famous name, abbreviated form of the title and the relevant page number. Do not use endnotes or a biography. References titles should be bold not underlined or italicized. The References must be given in the Chicago Notes and Bibliography Style. Follow the style of the following examples:

No. s


Citation and End-reference


The Holy Quran

القرآن، 3:113


The Holy Hadith

محمد بن اسماعیل البخاری، الجامع الصحیح، کتاب الذبائح والصید، باب اکل کل ذی ناب من السباع (ریاض: دار السلام، 1417 ھ)، حدیث: 5530، 10۔



ابوبکر محمد بن احمد السرخسی، اصول السرخسی (بیروت: دار المعرفۃ، 1997ء)، 1:350۔


Book (Short Version)

السرخسی، اصول، 1:350۔


Edited Book

خلیق احمد نظامی، مرتب، شاہ ولی اللہ کے سیاسی مکتوبات (لاہور: ادارہ اسلامیات، 1978ء)، 52۔


Edited Book (Short Version)

نظامی، شاہ ولی اللہ کے سیاسی مکتوبات، 55۔



محمد فیضان الرحمن، "احادیث نبویہ میں وارد حیوانات کا ترجمہ: ایک ناقدانہ جائزہ، "فکر ونظر، اسلام آباد، 2: 51(2013): 47۔


Journal (Short Version)

فیضان الرحمن، "احادیث نبویہ میں وارد حیوانات کا ترجمہ: ایک ناقدانہ جائزہ،" 175۔


Chapter of a Book

ابو سعید نور الدین، "تصور وحدت الوجود کا تدریجی ارتقا،" مشمولہ فلسفہ وحدت الوجود، مرتب۔ وحید عشرت (لاہور: سنگ میل، 2015)، 40–42۔


Chapter (Short Version)

نور الدین، "تصور وحدت الوجود کا تدریجی ارتقا"، 43



ہمایوں علی، "پیغمبر اسلام"، ضیائے حرم، اپریل 21، 2017۔


Magazine (Short Version)

علی، "پیغمبر اسلام"، 18


News Paper

ہمایوں علی، "پیغمبر اسلام"، ضیائے حرم، اپریل 21، 2017۔


News Paper (Short Version)

علی، "پیغمبر اسلام"، 18



Website: BD Dipananda, "Interfaith Dialogue for Peace, Harmony, and Security Held in Myanmar," Buddhistdoor Global,, accessed on 03-03-2017.


Social Media

Conan O’Brien’s tweet was characteristically deadpan: “In honor of Earth Day, I’m recycling my tweets” (@ConanOBrien, April 22, 2015).


Social Media (Short Version)

Souza, “President Obama.”



Chicago Manual of Style, “Is the world ready for singular they? We thought so back in 1993,” Facebook, April 17, 2015, ChicagoManual/posts/10152906193679151.


Facebook (Short Version)

Michele Truty, April 17, 2015, 1:09 p.m., comment on Chicago Manual of Style, “singular they.”


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Chicago Notes and Bibliography Style