Two years ago, the oldest Ismaili Muslim community in Europe celebrated 100 years since it’s arrival on the continent. In July, an exhibition that recounts their story was inaugurated at the Ismaili Centre, Lisbon.
That the Spain Jamat is the oldest continuously settled Ismaili community in the Western world is a little known fact to many.
Ashad Ali Haji arrived in Europe in 1912 and settled in Paris.
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