The Prime Minister’s Office - 24 SEVEN - Visit to Ismaili Centre, Burnaby for Navroz

Prime Minister’s Office | 24 SEVEN: Canada’s Prime Minister, Stephen Harper visits Ismaili Centre, Burnaby on Navroz

During Prime Minister Stephen Harper ‘s recent visit to Vancouver to celebrate Navroz, he visited Burnaby’s Ismaili Centre, meeting members of the Ismaili community , including Senator Mobina Jaffer and extended Navroz greetings to Canada’s vibrant Ismaili community. YouTube Transcript Excerpt [1:03] Over the weekend, the PM was in Vancouver to celebrate Nowruz with the Canadian…

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Vote for Ismaili Centre, Toronto, a front runner in the 2015 People’s Choice Award of the Ontario Association of Architects

Ismailimail invites you to vote for Ismaili Centre, Toronto – one of several projects from the Design Excellence Award winners that is up for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards. In 2010, the Delegation of Ismaili Imamat in Ottawa was the winner of two awards from the Ontario Association of Architects: Design Excellence and People’s Choice Award. In…

Selin Jessa, Zoya Jiwa nominated for YWCA Young Woman of Distinction Award, Vancouver

Selin Jessa & Zoya Jiwa nominated for YWCA Young Woman of Distinction Award, Vancouver

Ismailimail is proud to profile two of Vancouver’s rising stars, Selin Jessa and Zoya Jiwa. Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours individuals and organizations whose outstanding activities and achievements contribute to the well-being and future of our community. Congratulations to the 2015 nominees in the category of Young Woman of Distinction SELIN…

Hakam Bhaloo | Passages Canada

Hakam Bhaloo | Passages Canada

Hakam Bhaloo is originally from Tanzania and came to Canada in 1974. He is very active in his community and is involved in many organizations including the Burnaby Multicultural Society (where he was Director for 6 years), AMSSA (Affiliation of Multlicultural Societies and Service Agencies), Ethno-cultural Advisory Association, Burnaby Arts Council (current Board Member), and…

TheIsmaili.org: Diary of the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby

TheIsmaili.org – Diary of the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby: Prime Minister of Canada tours the Ismaili Centre in Vancouver

Vancouver, 21 March 2015 — The Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, visited the Ismaili Centre in Vancouver today. The visit was a unique opportunity for the Prime Minister to learn more about Ismaili Centres as ambassadorial hubs, representing the Shia Ismaili community’s attitude towards the Muslim faith and modern life. via Diary of…

McMaster Times - Moral Compass

A Simerg Brief: “I Absolutely Admire the Aga Khan” — Howard Shearer

” … I absolutely admire the Aga Khan. He established a moral compass in terms of his teaching and his commitment to social responsibility – for contributing to society.”  – Howard Shearer, President and CEO, Hitachi Canada Ltd. & member of McMaster University’s Board of Governors McMaster Times 2008 Winter/Spring edition, McMaster University Discover, Explore…

Prime Minister Harper visits Canadian Darkhana Burnaby Jamatkhana for Navroz

Prime Minister Harper visits Canadian Darkhana Burnaby Jamatkhana for Navroz

Toured the Ismaili Centre in Burnaby today, beautiful facility. #cdnpoli pic.twitter.com/5c84BU1Fp8 — Stephen Harper (@pmharper) March 22, 2015 With MP John Weston and Ismaili leadership. https://twitter.com/JohnWestonMP/status/579410137229586433 Very exciting to be with Ismaili Community leaders to welcome the Prime Minister on #Nowroz! JW pic.twitter.com/qwdkZvyt8v — John Weston, MP (@JohnWestonMP) March 21, 2015 http://www.johnweston.ca/ According to a…

Minister Kenney

Minister Kenney issues statement to mark Nowruz

Ottawa, March 20, 2015 – The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to mark Nowruz: “For Canadians of Persian and Central Asian descent, the spring equinox brings not only a new season, but also the ancient and joyful celebrations of Nowruz, the Persian New Year. “The word Nowruz translates to ‘New…