“In legend and in reality Samarkand is a source of inspiration to those who love…
Archive Video: His Highness the Aga Khan awarded the 2013 Royal Architectural Institute of Canada’s Gold Medal
16 August 1992 – From the Toronto Star Archives
Mawlana Hazar Imam visited Bombay (now Mumbai), India, on August 6, 1957
We continue with our countdown with a snapshot of Imam’s activities and selected world events focusing mainly on the developments in science and technology.
Integral Pluralism as the Basis for Harmony: The Approach of His Highness the Aga Khan
Mawlana Hazar Imam visited Salamiyya, Syria for the first time as Imam, on July 27, 1959.
“The significance of this ceremony is further enhanced by the fact that this is the first Jamatkhana to be built in North America – in Canada, a country of the New World”
The Prime Minister of Uganda Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has commended the role of the Aga Khan Development Network in the development and transformation of the country largely through education and health.
The long-standing relationship of the AKDN network and the Tanzanian government dates back to 1905, when the first girls’ school was established in Zanzibar
Mawlana Hazar Imam has graciously consented to marking the 60th year of his Imamat as the Diamond Jubilee.
His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan’s 59 years of Imamat was celebrated at the Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat at a reception organised by the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Resident Representative for Canada.
“I am delighted to mark the 59th anniversary since Prince Karim Aga Khan became the 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims, having descended directly from the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family).
On behalf of the City of Mississauga and Members of Council, I join with our City’s Ismaili community to mark Imamat Day.
The year 2016 heralds to be a banner year for international sports competitions around the world.
I join today with Ismailis in Canada and around the world to celebrate Imamat Day
To commemorate this year’s Imamat Day, Ismaili Gnosis offers its new article, Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Direct Descent from Prophet Muhammad: The Historical Proof
To mark the occasion of 59th Imamat anniversary, Simerg provides short selections on the Imamat drawn from numerous writings of historians, theologians, philosophers and poets, Ismailis and non-Ismailis alike.
Today, we join Shia Ismaili Muslims in Canada and around the world to celebrate His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, who on this day in 1957 became Imam—spiritual leader—of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims.
Aga Khan’s forward looking policies receive praise from Canadian leaders
Mawlana Hazar Imam became the forty-ninth hereditary Imam of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims on July 11, 1957 while still a student at Harvard University.
Ahead of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan’s 59 years of Imamat, we celebrate with this collection below, highlighting the world wide impact of our two beloved Imams and the honors the world has bestowed on them for service to humanity.
Luís Amado has been appointed by the Government of Portugal to lead the Portuguese delegation to the Ismaili Imamat and in this capacity he will be a bridge between the Portuguese Republic and the Ismaili Imamat led by His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan.
Kindle the candle of intellect in your heart and hasten with it to the world of brightness. –Nasir-i Khusraw