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Salim-Sulaiman Interviews (3 of 3): Bollywood Duo talk to PBS – Religion & Ethics Newsweekly on how faith inspires their music

Over the last 2 days we have shared with our readers Salim-Sulaiman’s interviews – conversations with an 11 year old and with Ismailimail that touched on some interesting themes. Themes ranging from music to sports to service; Mawlana Hazar Imam to youths to musicians to change makers; sentiments that speak of love, of giving and…

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Salim-Sulaiman Interviews (2 of 3): Brothers talk about the genesis of the North American tour, TKN and Giving

Ismailimail is excited to present the second in a series of three interviews, where Salim shared several insights and perspectives as Ismailimail coordinated their interview with PBS in New York. In these heart to heart conversations with Ismailimail, Salim talked about TKN (Time and Knowledge Niyat) fulfillment and the spirit of giving, what they wanted…

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Salim-Sulaiman Interviews (1 of 3): Salim inspires 5th Grade Student discussing Mawlana Hazar Imam, FIFA World Cup Soccer & Music

Before leaving for India at the conclusion of the Salim-Sulaiman Live North American tour, Salim and Sulaiman shared a series of heart to heart conversations in three different settings. Ismailimail is excited to present the first in a series of three interviews, beginning with an interview conducted by Qayl Maherali – an 11 year old…

A Musical Tribute from Pakistani Ismaili Jamat to our Mawlana Hazir Imam on His 78th Birthday!

A Musical Tribute from Pakistani Ismaili Jamat to our Mawlana Hazar Imam on His 78th Birthday!

The song is available here: http://ismailimail.wordpress.com/2014/12/13/salgirah-mubarak-song-pakistani-ismaili-mureeds/ “Salgirah Mubarak” is a Musical Tribute to our Mawlana Hazar Imam on his 78th Birthday. This Song has been composed, arranged and performed live by a group of well known talented Ismaili artists of Karachi. This exclusive Khushali Celebration song will be released on the occasion of Salgirah (Birthday)…

Samandar Pulodov: In a blessed dream when the news of deedar come to you!

Samandar Pulodov: In a blessed dream when the news of deedar come to you!

Ismailimail is proud to feature Samandar Pulodov, an Ismaili singer especially popular with the youth of the Tajik Isma’ili community and producing some of the most compelling performances. His songs fuse spirituality, traditions and nature. Samandar is affectionately called ‘The Pamiri Sami Yusuf’. The Tajik-Pamiri jama’at of Badakshan was blessed with deedar of Mawlana Hazar…

Event - December 6 | Vancouver Ismaili Children’s Choir & Ismaili Muslim Adult Vocal Ensemble to perform at Winter Concert - With One Voice

Event – December 6 | Vancouver Ismaili Children’s Choir & Ismaili Muslim Adult Vocal Ensemble to perform at Winter Concert – With One Voice

The Canadian Jamat’s Arts & Culture portfolio is delighted to announce a Winter Concert, “With One Voice“, featuring the Vancouver Ismaili Children’s Choir and the Vancouver Ismaili Muslim Adult Vocal Ensemble, among other community choirs in Vancouver. This concert features features two Ismaili choirs conducted by St. Clement’s music director Lynley Lewis, as well as…

Calgary singer Barkat Ali is part of the triple-bill for An Evening of Sufi Music at the Royal Alberta Museum Theatre Saturday.

Sufi concert aims to entertain and enlighten about Islamic musical traditions | Edmonton Journal

By Roger Levesque for Edmonton Journal EDMONTON – At a time when fanatical elements have skewed popular perceptions of their faith, three singers from Alberta’s Pakistani community are trying to air the message of peace that’s inherent in Islam. Calgary’s Barkat Ali, and Edmonton’s Karim Gillani and Athar Shahzad share a triple bill of both…

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Snowfall at Aga Khan Museum & Ismaili Centre, Toronto – Salim Nensi Photos

Via http://salimnensi.pixieset.com/snowfallagakhanmuseum/ About Salim Nensi Salim is a talented photographer and loves capturing all the facets of life through the lense of the camera. A passionate artist he loves to capture the brilliance of colour, light and shadows – a profound reflection of what he calls beauty. Discover, explore and learn more about his work…

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Coming Soon … 3 Unique Interviews: Salim-Sulaiman speak with an aspiring Astronaut, Ismailimail & PBS

Ismailimail is pleased to share upcoming interviews that we will share with our readers. Stay tuned to learn about the conversations between Qayl and Salim – story carried by Simerg; Salim-Sulaiman One on One with Ismailimail; and finally, a Ismailimail-coordinated PBS-Religion and Ethics Interview that Salim and Sulaiman did in New York. More to come…

The Elmer Iseler Singers: Nur - Reflections on Light (2014)

19-strong Elmer Iseler Singers: Reflections on Light by Hussein Janmohamed

Arthur Kaptainis, Special to Montreal Gazette Collaboration was the reigning principle Sunday afternoon at an a cappella joint meeting of VivaVoce and the visiting Elmer Iseler Singers under their respective music directors, Peter Schubert and Lydia Adams. All 31 voices blended magnificently in Mendelssohn’s Sechs Sprüche, Op. 79, Biblically inspired motets in moods ranging from…

Tasleem Jessani: Ask a Designer

Tasleem Jessani: Ask a Designer

Designs on the 2014 Calgary Home + Design Show Recently, I was wondering around the Calgary Home + Design Show, browsing booths of the latest trends and gadgets for the home, treating myself to some dairy-free gelato from the Fiasco Gelato food truck (so delicious) and hoping to catch a glimpse of HGTV host Bryan…

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Sugar Land Mayor honors Salim and Sulaiman with a Certificate of Recognition

Mayor of Sugar Land, James Thompson awarded Salim and Sulaiman Certificate of Recognition for their many achievements and their support of charities and good causes. During the Salim-Sulaiman Live performance on November 16th in Houston, Sugar Land Councilman Harish Jajoo presented the proclamation from City of Sugar Land to the music duo. The brothers are…

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Event – November 29: Royal Alberta Museum | Mehfil-e-Mousiqi with Karim Gillani, Barkat Ali

Looking forward to perform along with amazing musicians from Calgary and Edmonton on Saturday Nov, 29th, at Royal Alberta Museum, Edmonton Titled “Mehfil-e-Mousiqi: An Evening of Sufi music and Ghazal” featuring accomplished artists include Barkat Ali and Athar Shahzad. Accompanied by extremely talented team of musicians such as Altaz I (Keyboard),Deepak Paramashivan (Sarangi), Ojas Joshi…

Salim-Sulaiman record music for their next film with Ismaili talent from Houston

Salim-Sulaiman record music for their next film with Ismaili talent from Houston

Salim Merchant: @salim_merchant Recorded a song for our next film 'UN-INDIAN' @rajpandit17 @SamiraNoorali @jstarzmusic @djscoop @kamalhaji — salim merchant (@salim_merchant) November 19, 2014 Samira Noorali: @SamiraNoorali So much fun recording with @jstarzmusic @djscoop @salim_merchant and my big bro @kamalhaji pic.twitter.com/pZQnDAmklC — Samira (@SamiraNoorali) November 19, 2014 Kamal Haji: @kamalhaji Awesome session with some amazing talent…