Mawlana Hazar Imam visited Salamiyya, Syria for the first time as Imam, on July 27, 1959.
Community in mention: the Ismaili Muslims.
Three and a half hours of International and diverse gathering of music and instruments, the world has never seen before!
The Global Concert is a featured signature event of the 2016 Jubilee Games, which embraces the diversity of the Ismaili community and celebrates unity through music and culture.
Prince Rahim attended the Jubilee Games on 23 July where he met with athletes, volunteers and spectators. He took in a number of sports matches and had a chance to tour the Global Village.
Video of the speech by Prince Rahim Aga Khan at the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Jubilee Games in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 23 July 2016.
“In the current times, I can think of no better way than this and of no better place than Dubai to promote the notion of bringing young minds from diverse backgrounds and different environments together in the spirit of friendship and peace.”
10,000 members of Ismaili Muslim community from more than 25 countries attend Jubilee Games
Ismaili Jamat/communities across the world watched livestreaming of the opening ceremonies of the Jubilee Games Dubai 2016.
Farah Nassar of Global News, is in Dubai and gives a look at the massive celebration ahead of the competition.
“Good luck to the 300 Canadian Ismaili athletes competing in this week’s #JubileeGames! I know you’ll represent us well.”
Prince Rahim Aga Khan walks through the Dubai Sports World site during the Dubai Jubilee Games 2016.
Athletes, spectators and volunteers arrive in Dubai as the 2016 Jubilee Games get underway.
More than 10,000 athletes and visitors are expected to attend the 2016 Jubilee Games being organised at the Dubai World Trade Centre by the Ismaili Muslim community from July 22-29.
Amin Javer, originally from Kenya, presently is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Muneer Samnani, a management consultant who works with various organisations, said he uses the principles of NLP or neuro linguistic programming
“Our squad has players of all standards, embracing equality, inclusivity and opportunity for deserved players to represent the UK Ismaili community on a global stage.”
When you consider the opportunities to expand your thinking and grow as an educated global citizen, your mind needs interesting perspectives and encounters of engagement.
Amir Ali, a Pakistani who arrived in the UAE in 1979, is the owner of a cafeteria in the Oud Metha area of Dubai, and has been offering free iftar meals during Ramadan for six years.
On July 9, 1273, the Syrian fortress of Kahf was captured by the Mamluks.
The Dubai Jamat is jubilant to welcome the Global Jamat, to the 2nd edition of the Jubilee Games ahead of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s upcoming Diamond Jubilee in 2017.
Abbas Kiarostami, the multi-award-winning Iranian director whose 1997 film Taste of Cherry was awarded the Palme d’Or at the Cannes film festival, h
Aga Khan Documentation Center Program Head Sharon C. Smith worked with the Municipality of Baghdad to choose images of works designed by Iraqi architect Mohamed Saleh Makiya (1914-2015)