Earlier in 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan's visit to India

Review 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to India

December 26, 2015: A brief summary of few selected posts made at Ismailimail. From Mawlana Hazar Imam’s visit to India in April 2015, to lay the foundation stone of Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum; receive Padma Vibhushan Award; and visit to Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad with the family. Announcement Arrival, in Delhi With Vice-President With President With Prime Minister Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of Humayun’s Tomb … Continue reading Review 2015: His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to India

On 25 November 2013, sections of Constantinople were performed at a special convocation at Trinity College, University of Toronto, held to confer an honorary degree upon His Highness the Aga Khan.

Ismaili Centre, Toronto hosts Constantinople, a multi media theatrical performance for 3 nights only – Nov. 26, 27, and 28

LIMITED ENGAGEMENT – 3 NIGHTS ONLY CONSTANTINOPLE – A JUNO AWARD-WINNING, MULTI-MEDIA THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE Gryphon Trio with guests Maryem Hassan Tollar and Patricia O’Callaghan  Thursday, 26 November, 2015 Friday, 27 November, 2015 Saturday, 28 November, 2015 The Ismaili Centre, Toronto – Social Hall / 8:00pm Constantinople, a multi-media theatrical performance produced and performed by the Gryphon Trio, one of the world’s top chamber musical ensembles, … Continue reading Ismaili Centre, Toronto hosts Constantinople, a multi media theatrical performance for 3 nights only – Nov. 26, 27, and 28

UCSF Video: 2011 UCSF Medal Recipient: His Highness the Aga Khan

A UCSF Video Introduction to His Highness the Aga Khan: “He Does Good Work and Moves Quickly” | Simerg

Watch at Simerg … “[the] Aga Khan and his network have done such remarkable development work across the world …” — Sam Hawgood, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco (UCSF)   Discover, Explore and Learn more via Simerg | A UCSF Video Introduction to His Highness the Aga Khan: “He Does Good Work and Moves Quickly” Continue reading A UCSF Video Introduction to His Highness the Aga Khan: “He Does Good Work and Moves Quickly” | Simerg

Retrospective: His Highness the Aga Khan received the 2001 Archon Award for his efforts in promoting global health care

Retrospective: His Highness the Aga Khan received the 2001 Archon Award for his efforts in promoting global health care

…the Society’s President Patricia Thompson described the Aga Khan as a “remarkable individual who during the course of his distinguished life, continues to leave upon world health, the indelible mark of a world class leader.” Copenhagen, Denmark, 7 June 2001 — His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims and founder of one of the largest private networks of healthcare institutions … Continue reading Retrospective: His Highness the Aga Khan received the 2001 Archon Award for his efforts in promoting global health care

His Highness the Aga Khan invested Companion of the Order of Canada

Retrospective: His Highness the Aga Khan invested as an Honorary Companion of the Order of Canada

June 6, 2005 – Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims and founder of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), was invested as an honorary Companion of the Order of Canada in recognition of a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. The ceremony was presided over by Her Excellency the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, … Continue reading Retrospective: His Highness the Aga Khan invested as an Honorary Companion of the Order of Canada

Canada bestows the title honorary Canadian citizen

Today in History: Prime Minister Harper bestows the title “Honorary Canadian Citizen” to His Highness the Aga Khan

On May 28, 2010, Prime Minister Harper formally announced the Canadian Parliament’s unanimous decision to make His Highness the Aga Khan an Honorary Canadian Citizen. In his address, the Prime Minister stated: “The motion introduced by our Government recognised, and I quote, that “[…]the Aga Khan, leader of the worldwide Ismaili Muslim Community, is a beacon of humanitarianism, pluralism and tolerance throughout the world; […]the Aga … Continue reading Today in History: Prime Minister Harper bestows the title “Honorary Canadian Citizen” to His Highness the Aga Khan

PB Awards India - HH Aga Khan Princess Amitabh Bachan et al

Prince Karim Aga Khan awarded Padma Vibhushan – Event pictures of Princess Zahra & Prince Aly Muhammed in attendance | DNA

Known for his philanthropic work, His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan, the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, was awarded with the Padma Vibhushan on April 8. President Pranab Mukherjee, awarded him for his contributions to social development in India. Direct lineal descendant of Prophet Muhammad, the spiritual leader has carried the tradition of leadership and ethics and guides not only … Continue reading Prince Karim Aga Khan awarded Padma Vibhushan – Event pictures of Princess Zahra & Prince Aly Muhammed in attendance | DNA

Aga Khan receives Padma Vibhushan

His Highness the Aga Khan receives Padma Vibhushan

Text via Mumbai Mirror – President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday awarded His Highness the Aga Khan the Padma Vibhushan, one of the country’s highest civilian decorations, for his contributions to social development in India. The award, which was bestowed at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi as part of the commemoration of India’s 66th Republic Day, was also awarded to actor Amitabh Bhachchan, philanthropist Dr … Continue reading His Highness the Aga Khan receives Padma Vibhushan

President Pranab Mukherjee presenting the Padma Vibhushan award to Prince Karim Aga Khan

Padma Awards 2015

NEW DELHI, INDIA – APRIL 8: President Pranab Mukherjee presenting the Padma Vibhushan award to Prince Karim Aga Khan during the Padma awards ceremony at Rashtrapti Bhawan on April 8, 2015 in New Delhi, India. Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini Aga Khan (IV) is 49th and current Imam of Nizari Ismailism, a denomination of Ismailism within Shia Islam consisting of an estimated 5-15 million adherents. … Continue reading Padma Awards 2015

Indian Media Video Reports: Amitabh Bachchan, Prince Karim Aga Khan get Padma Vibhushan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Aga Khan Receives India’s Padma Vibhushan Award

New Delhi, India, 8 April, 2015 –His Excellency Pranab Mukherjee, President of India, today awarded His Highness the Aga Khan the Padma Vibhushan, one of the country’s highest civilian decorations, for his contributions to social development in India. The award, which was bestowed at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi as part of the commemoration of India’s 66th Republic Day, was also awarded to actor … Continue reading Aga Khan Receives India’s Padma Vibhushan Award

Prince Karim Aga Khan, Others Receive Padam Vibhushan

Prince Karim Aga Khan, Others Receive Padam Vibhushan

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Prince Karim Aga Khan were among the eminent personalities awarded the Padma Vibhushan, country’s second highest civilian honour, by President Pranab Mukherjee here on Wednesday. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri) via indianexpress.com/photos Continuous coverage of His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to India. Continue reading Prince Karim Aga Khan, Others Receive Padam Vibhushan

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Live Streaming from Rashtrapati Bhawan – Padma Vibhushan Award

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 at 11.25 am (Indian Standard Time) Live-Stream http://www.youtube.com/DoordarshanNational Also accessible Live at http://webcast.gov.in/live/ Via https://m.facebook.com/DoordarshanNational Continuous coverage of His Highness the Aga Khan’s visit to India. Continue reading Live Streaming from Rashtrapati Bhawan – Padma Vibhushan Award