Ismailis in Gilgit-Baltistan, Chitral prepare to celebrate the Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee

North-South Award Ceremony Announced: His Highness the Aga Khan to receive Council of Europe AwardSource: Pamir Times

Followers of the Shia Imami Ismaili sect of Islam are busy in preparations for celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of their spiritual leader, Shah Karim Al-Hussaini Aga Khan’s Imamat (leadership).

[…] Elaborate celebrations are being planned in Chitral, Gilgit, Ghizer and Hunza, districts where sizeable numbers of Ismailis live. Devotional songs and tributes are being prepared by artists, to honor the Aga Khan, who has played an instrumental role in transforming these remote areas, through the activities of the Aga Khan Development Network.

Read more – Dated: July 6, 2017

 

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