India: Aga Khan’s diamond jubilee to be marked tomorrow

India: Aga Khan's diamond jubilee to be marked tomorrow
His Highness the Aga Khan with his daughter Princess Zahra and son Prince Aly Muhammad visiting the Nizamuddin Renewal Initiative in New Delhi, India, April 2015. Since 2007, the Initiative has led over 30 monuments being conserved, almost 150 acres sensitively landscaped, over 2000 individual craftsmen employed and over 20,000 trees planted. AKDN / Nazim Lokhandwala

Source: Press Trust of India / Business Standard News

The diamond jubilee of global Shia spiritual leader, the Aga Khan, will be marked tomorrow in various parts of the globe, which his philanthropy body feels would also help “foster collaboration” between different people and faith communities around the world.

“July 11 begins a year of milestone announcements by the Aga Khan for a global commitment to partnerships based on the principles of ethics in action, peace and pluralism,” the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) today said.

Tomorrow, Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini (the Aga Khan IV) will mark the 60th year as the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the world’s Shia Ismaili Muslims.

Read more – Dated: July 10, 2017

 

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