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AKDN | Aga Khan Trust for Culture | Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum

Following a decade-long revitalisation effort undertaken by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, which included the conversation of monuments, restoration of parks and gardens and related socio-economic projects in neighbouring districts, the Humayun’s Tomb Complex now receives almost two million visitors annually. Over 500,000 of them are school children. A great number of pilgrims –…

NEW DELHI, APR 7 (UNI):- Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini Aga Khan addressing on the occasion of lay foundation stone of Humayun`s Tomb Site Museum in New Delhi on Tuesday. UNI PHOTO-74U

Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for the Humayan’s Tomb Site Museum in Delhi, India

… the lessons we have learned about urban green spaces – which too often have been seen as unproductive areas, at best, and even as financial liabilities. But the experience of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture has been very, very different. In places as varied as Cairo and Kabul, and now here in Delhi,…

Minister Mahesh Sharma with His Highness the Aga Khan on Tuesday. (Source: Express Photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

Replicate Humayun’s Tomb work at Taj Mahal – His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan encouraged

Union Minister of Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma on Tuesday said the Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) must “associate itself” and replicate its restoration work at the Humayun’s Tomb in “another, very important” monument — the Taj Mahal. He was speaking at the foundation-laying ceremony of the Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum here. Responding, Prince…

As builders of institutions, Ismailis are helping to forge a stronger India | The Ismaili

As builders of institutions, Ismailis are helping to forge a stronger India | The Ismaili

ZAITOON ESMAIL – ALY JAGMAGIA – 7 April 2015 Once seen as a trading community from Gujarat, today Ismaili women and men are helping to shape India’s future. Builders of some of the country’s premier healthcare and financial institutions, they are also strengthening government administration. In the late 1970s, a young graduate returned to India…

Narendra Modi, Pranab Mukherjee praise Aga Khan

Narendra Modi, Pranab Mukherjee praise Aga Khan

New Delhi, April 7 President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday praised the Aga Khan for the work done by his foundation towards sanitation, heritage conservation and rural development. India appreciates the valuable contribution of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) in restoration and heritage conservation, Mukherjee said after Prince Karim Aga…

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Office of the Prime Minister of India | Prince Karim Aga Khan calls on PM

Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network, Prince Karim Aga Khan, called on Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today. He is currently on a visit to India, and will be awarded the Padma Vibhushan by President Pranab Mukherjee tomorrow. Met the Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network, Prince Karim Aga Khan. http://t.co/a0PvdlBhxa pic.twitter.com/udf9eh19n4 —…

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Dr Mahesh Sharma and his Highness the Aga Khan Lay Foundation Stone of the Site Museum at Humayun’s Tomb

Site Museum will Promote Great Indian History and help Promote Tourism: Tourism & Culture Minister The Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma in the presence of Chairman, Aga Khan Development Network, His Highness the Aga Khan laid the foundation stone of a Site Museum at…

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His Highness the Aga Khan & Family in India April 6-11, 2015 – Social Media Gallery

Meeting with Prime Minister, Narendra Modi Telangana_BJP: RT PIB_India: Prince Karim Aga Khan calls on PM http://t.co/tk6ewhmB9h pic.twitter.com/isufAHJULU — Sitaram Thakare #BJP (@sitaram_thakare) April 7, 2015 Meeting President of India His Highness the Aga Khan with President of India pic.twitter.com/gGQDQXe0nF — Gulabuddin Sukhanwar (@farhangistan) April 7, 2015 Meeting Vice-President of India The Aga Khan meeting Shri…

Mawlana Hazar Imam is greeted by leaders of Jamati and AKDN institutions upon his arrival in New Delhi. (Photo: Aziz Ajaney via TheIsmaili.org)

TheIsmaili.org | Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in India accompanied by Princess Zahra, Prince Aly Muhammad and Princess Zahra’s children, Sara and Ilyan

New Delhi, 6 April 2015 — Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in India today for a week-long visit during which he will receive the Padma Vibhushan. Mawlana Hazar Imam is accompanied to India by Princess Zahra, Prince Aly Muhammad and Princess Zahra’s children, Sara and Ilyan. Upon his arrival, Mawlana Hazar Imam was received by Joint Secretary of the…