Millions of Ismaili Muslims around the globe celebrate the 79th birthday of their spiritual leader – His Highness Aga Khan IV, on 13th December every year. Gilgit-Baltistan is home to a huge fraction of Ismailis along with other sects of Islam like Sunnis, Shias .and in.
H.H. Aga Khan has played an important role in development of this region.
Waqar Abbas has compiled a list of 10 inspirational quotes of Aga Khan IV that he thinks are vital in order to make the world a better place to live in.
6. Trampoline of Progress
If our animosities are born out of fear, then confident generosity is born out of hope. One of the central lessons I have learned after a half century of working in the developing world is that the replacement of fear by hope is probably the single most powerful trampoline of progress.