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Semantic Network based Semantic Search of Religious Repository

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2011 by IJCA Journal
Volume 36 - Number 9
Year of Publication: 2011
Naseem Shahzadi
Adil Shaheen

Naseem Shahzadi, Atta-ur-rahman and Adil Shaheen. Article: Semantic Network based Semantic Search of Religious Repository. International Journal of Computer Applications 36(9):1-5, December 2011. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Naseem Shahzadi and Atta-ur-rahman and Adil Shaheen},
	title = {Article: Semantic Network based Semantic Search of Religious Repository},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2011},
	volume = {36},
	number = {9},
	pages = {1-5},
	month = {December},
	note = {Full text available}


In this paper Semantic Network of religious repository is created and tested. For a scholar, this is really hard to get information about a specific concept, a person or a historical event in entire religious domain at once since it may be repeated in many verses and in various aspects. This comprehensive software tool helps in creating a Customized Semantic Network (CSN), doing a customized semantic search (CSS) against any word or concept, a parser and a customized story builder. By using this software one can get all relevant information about any religious entity from Holy Quran, Ahadith, Bible etc. Moreover, this tool provides the mechanism to add more religious literature that has a specific format. Two different translations of Holy Quran (by Pickthall and Yusuf Ali), an Ahadith book (Sahih Bukhari) and Bible (King James) are added in the tool for testing the algorithm.


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