His Highness Aga Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah, Aga Khan III in full regalia (Photo courtesy of Simerg)

Constellation of Honours of His Highness Aga Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah, Aga Khan III

Ismailimail concludes the two days series of ten readings commemorating the 137th birth anniversary of Mawlana Sultan Muhammad Shah with the Constellation of Honours of His Highness Aga Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah, Aga Khan III, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GCVO, PC.  Constellation of Honours, similar to the one highlighted for Mowlana Hazar Imam is a humble attempt to show the high esteem…

Photo Courtesy of Simergphotos.com August 10, 1921: Mawlana Sultan Mahomed Shah at Deauville, France. Picture by: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images. ©

Simerg | Special Photo Essay: A Collection of 48 (Plus One) Images from the Glorious Life of the 48th Ismaili Imam, His Highness Aga Khan III

“Through 72 years of Imamat, he guided his spiritual children to happiness and prosperity …” –  Mawlana Hazar Imam, in his tribute to his grandfather. IMAM SULTAN MAHOMED SHAH, HIS HIGHNESS THE AGA KHAN III (1877 – 1957) Our beloved 48th Imam, Hazrat Imam Sultan Mahomed Shah (a.s.) was born in Karachi on November 2, 1877.…

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Dawn (Pakistan) | Aga Khan and Pakistan

“Muslims of India should not be regarded as a mere minority community but a separate nation, whose rights and obligations should be guaranteed by a statue and this was sought to be achieved through adequate and separate representation for Muslims both on local bodies and in legislative councils.” – The Memoirs of Aga Khan By…

His Highness Aga Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah, Aga Khan III - President of the Assembly, League of Nations - Photo League of Nations Archive

Constellations | His Highness Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III & The League of Nations

Ismailimail concludes today’s first set of five readings with highlights of Mawlana Sultan Muhammad Shah at the League of Nations (the predecessor of the current United Nations) first as the Delegate of India and later as the President of League of Nations. Mawlana Sultan Muhammad Shah was nominated to represent India to the League of Nations in 1932 and served as a…

137th birth anniversary of our 48th beloved Imam – His Highness Sir Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III

Retrospective: Noureen Reimoo | Sir Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga Khan III: From Horse Carriages to Nuclear Physics – Seventy Years of Glorious Leadership

“You referred to my seventy years Imamat which, indeed is unique in the history of the 48 Ismaili Imams by its long duration, but also it began in another world, the world of horse carriages and candle lights, and today we are in the world of nuclear power, physics, jet air travel and serious discussion…

Conference Presentation by Khalil Andani in Chicago: The Theology of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III

Khalil Andani’s Upcoming Presentation in Chicago: The Theology of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III

Saturday May 3, 2:00 – 3:20, at University of Chicago. Open for public. As part of the 2014 MEHAT (Middle East History and Theory) Conference at University of Chicago, Khalil Andani will deliver a presentation on the theological views of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III. Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III (1878-1957)…

Event - Monorealism: The Theology of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III by Khalil Andani

Event – Monorealism: The Theology of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III by Khalil Andani

As part of the New-England Maritimes Regions American Academy of Religion Conference (NEMAAR), Khalil Andani will deliver a conference presentation on the theological views of Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III. Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga Khan III (1878-1957) is well known for a number of reasons: his spiritual leadership as the hereditary Imam…

France Honours Mawlana Hazar Imam and Prince Amyn, and pays tribute to the Noorani Family

France Honours Mawlana Hazar Imam and Prince Amyn, and pays tribute to the Noorani Family

… the planet is truly your home; openness, tolerance and inter-faith dialogue are your heritage. You have each made your mark on the contemporary world. In paying tribute to you this evening, we are reminded that the Ismaili faith, through its message of peace and bridge-building, is more than ever at the forefront of dialogue…