CBC Radio Interviews Khalil Andani (Harvard) about the Aga Khan Museum

CBC Radio Interviews Khalil Andani (Harvard) about the Aga Khan Museum

Khalil Andani (Doctoral Candidate in Islamic Studies – Harvard University) was interviewed on CBC Radio’s Here and Now Toronto. In this 5 minute interview, Khalil explained the importance of the Aga Khan, the importance of the Aga Khan Museum and the sentiments of the Toronto Ismaili community on the occasion of the Opening Ceremonies. Click…

Speech by Prince Amyn Aga Khan At the Opening of the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto

Speech by Prince Amyn Aga Khan At the Opening of the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto

Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Prime Minister Harper, Your Highness, my brother, Madame Clarkson, Excellencies, Ms Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, Honourable Ministers, Chancelier de Broglie, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends, What a pleasure it is to welcome you to this exceptional place on this most special day. Exceptional because we are inaugurating today…

Event Journal: Opening of the Ismaili Centre, Toronto and the Aga Khan Museum

Speech by Mawlana Hazar Imam At the Opening Ceremony of The Ismaili Centre, Toronto

Speech by Mawlana Hazar Imam At the Opening Ceremony of The Ismaili Centre, Toronto Friday, 12 September 2014 Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim Prime Minister Harper, Words fail me — and that’s not often the case — but words fail me to thank you enough for your most gracious and warm comments on this occasion. Madame Clarkson, Excellencies, Honourable…

Opening Ceremony of the Aga Khan Museum

Photos: Opening Ceremony of the Aga Khan Museum, Toronto

PHOTO: His Highness the #AgaKhan and @PMHarper reveal the plaque for the opening of the #AgaKhanMuseum pic.twitter.com/KbKF7LlxrA — TheIsmaili (@TheIsmaili) September 12, 2014 PHOTO: His Highness the #AgaKhan, @pmharper, and Henry Kim tour the #AgaKhanMuseum pic.twitter.com/EuFg2mpNT7 — TheIsmaili (@TheIsmaili) September 12, 2014 PHOTO: Prince Amyn addresses the #AgaKhanMuseum audience, while @ShellyGloverMIN, @pmharper, & the #AgaKhan…

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper joins His Highness the Aga Khan in the Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre & the Aga Khan Museum

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper joins His Highness the Aga Khan in the Opening Ceremony of the Ismaili Centre & the Aga Khan Museum

Introduction Prime Minister Stephen Harper today joined His Highness the Aga Khan in the official opening of the Ismaili Centre and the Aga Khan Museum, situated in the Don Mills area of Toronto, Ontario. He was joined by Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages. While at the Ismaili Centre, the Prime Minister…

Prince Amyn

Happy Birthday Prince Amyn and Thank You for all your gifts towards the Aga Khan Museum and Ismaili Centre, Toronto!

Reporting from Toronto, Ismailimail shares felicity for this epic day. Today we celebrate many happy occasions – Prince Amyn’s birthday and the inaugurations of the Ismaili Centre, Toronto and the Aga Khan Museum. Prince Amyn, known world wide for his prowess in the arts and culture, has for many decades worked with his elder brother, His Highness Prince…

Forbes: A Museum Gifted By Aga Khan

Forbes: A Museum Gifted By Aga Khan

By Richard Nalley for Forbes – This story appears in the September 28, 2014 issue of Forbes Life. The Islamic world’s rich contributions to the life of the mind–and its centuries of interaction with Western philosophers, artists and mathematicians–will be on permanent display on this side of the Atlantic when the Aga Khan Museum (agakhanmuseum.org)…

Centred Ensemble

Centred Ensemble

Today is really history in the making September 11, 2014, Toronto: 500 guests including donors from around the world, institutional leaders and senior staff gathered at a dinner on Thursday night. VP Moez Rajwany and LIF Chairman Mahmoud Eboo addressed the gathering. The guests enjoyed a great video on the Ismaili Centres (Burnaby, London, Lisbon,…