Zeni Shariff Photographs: Aga Khan Museum

Zeni Shariff Photographs: Aga Khan Museum

Zeni Shariff volunteers as a customer services person and a volunteer tour guide at the Aga Khan Museum. She is inspired by, and loves photography. Visit her site to view more images. Click here to visit Zeni’s website: http://www.viewbug.com/member/zshariff Earlier & Related about Aga Khan Museum Photography from the Ismailimail Archives Continue reading Zeni Shariff Photographs: Aga Khan Museum

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Toronto Ismaili Muslim Youth Choir Performs at Elmer Iseler Singers’ Concert

The Toronto Ismaili Muslim choir are guest performers at the Elmer Iseler Singers’ concert in Toronto along with other choirs. The concert will take place on Friday, May 1, 2015 at the Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen Street East at Bond, Toronto at 7:30 p.m. local time. The Toronto Ismaili Muslim Youth Choir is a community-based Canadian vocal ensemble. The choir aims to bridge traditional and contemporary music … Continue reading Toronto Ismaili Muslim Youth Choir Performs at Elmer Iseler Singers’ Concert

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Beau-Ties – A Junior Achievement Company Creating Positive Social Awareness

“I wanted to ensure that we were doing our part as Edmontonians to get food for everyone as that is a basic human need.” Aly Ladha Beau-Ties Beau-Ties is a group of volunteer students who have founded the company to create social awareness. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the bow ties is donated to Edmonton’s Food Bank. To participate in the challenge, … Continue reading Beau-Ties – A Junior Achievement Company Creating Positive Social Awareness

“A Simple Rebirth” Shines Light to New Beginnings and Brighter Future | Coog Radio

The setting was downtown Houston, a place full of commotion, chaos, and concrete. The perfect ambiance for the daring production, “A Simple Rebirth,” that welcomed their first show night on Thursday with an open heart. Presented at Notsuoh Theater, the dramatic presentation depicted the struggles women face in their lives and left audience members fully aware of the many misfortunes the female gender has experienced. … Continue reading “A Simple Rebirth” Shines Light to New Beginnings and Brighter Future | Coog Radio

Salaam Namaste Calgary Radio Show to Feature Musician Karim Gillani

Salaam Namaste Calgary Radio Show to Feature Musician Karim Gillani

Karim Gillani will be on the show with Jalal Ladak and team on Tuesday April 14 from 9 pm MST. Continue reading “Salaam Namaste Calgary Radio Show to Feature Musician Karim Gillani”

Majida Boga Devani: Creating a Geometric Kitchen

Designer Majida Boga Devani wanted to create a kitchen that would both honour the historic neighbourhood where it’s located, and celebrate modern design as well. Clean, bright, open, natural, inviting and raw: that was the framework for architect and designer Majida Boga Devani as she planned the kitchen in her home, a new build that she and her husband, Alkarim Devani, created as a partnership … Continue reading Majida Boga Devani: Creating a Geometric Kitchen

Zikar Tasbih 2 by Rukhsana Karmali

CD: Zikar Tasbih 2 by Rukhsana Karmali

Rukhsana Karmali is the CEO of Mukwano Holdings in Uganda, overseeing the real estate developments and tea plantations in Western Uganda (Mukwano Tea) as well as other projects in the UK and the Middle East. Rukhsana is also a mother and a well-established artist whose passion is music. She has recorded three albums comprising geets in the praise of Mawlana Hazar Imam. She also produced Zikar Tasbih … Continue reading CD: Zikar Tasbih 2 by Rukhsana Karmali

Humans of Hunza

Humans of Hunza

Stories of the common Hunzukutz in their own words captured through the lens by Imran Ahmed Hunzai.

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Event - April 11 | Trinity St. Paul's Centre | World Premier of Hussein Janmohamed's New Composition: Sun on Water

Event – April 11 | Trinity St. Paul’s Centre | World Premier of Hussein Janmohamed’s New Composition: Sun on Water

Hussein Janmohamed will have a World Premier of a new composition, Sun on Water, by the Amadeus Choir. EVENT: World Premier of Hussein Janmohamed’s New Composition: Sun on Water DATE: Saturday, April 11, 2015 TIME: 7:30 PM VENUE: Trinity St. Paul’s Centre on Bloor Street in Toronto Hussein Janmohamed’s website: http://www.husseinjanmohamed.com Twitter: @hussein_choir Amadeus Choir website: http://www.amadeuschoir.com Sun on Water originated while Hussein was living … Continue reading Event – April 11 | Trinity St. Paul’s Centre | World Premier of Hussein Janmohamed’s New Composition: Sun on Water

Ziyah Karmali: Entertainment reporter for Breakfast TV Edmonton

Salaam Namaste Calgary Radio Show to Feature Ziyah Karmali of City Television

Ziyah will be on the show with Jalal Ladak and team on Tuesday April 7 from 8 – 9 pm. Ziyah Karmali is an actress, model, reporter, athlete and fundraiser. She is also fully bilingual, academically accomplished and multi-talented. After graduating with her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the University of Alberta in 2009 and completing her practicum, Ziyah signed a one-year contract to teach … Continue reading Salaam Namaste Calgary Radio Show to Feature Ziyah Karmali of City Television

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At Simergphotos.com: Exceptional Work of Ismaili Volunteers at a Jamati Feast

Volunteers are the backbone of the Ismaili community. From the very young to some of the oldest members of the jamat, volunteers are always present to support whatever work they are called upon to do. Montreal’s Muslim Harji offers a photo insight into the exceptional work of Ismaili volunteers at a jamati feast….   More Working Behind the Scenes – The Exceptional Work of Ismaili … Continue reading At Simergphotos.com: Exceptional Work of Ismaili Volunteers at a Jamati Feast

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Five Ismaili Artists with Jalal Ladak on Salaam Namaste Calgary

On Tuesday March 31, 2015, Salaam Namaste Radio’s fantastic series continues with Ismaili talent from Calgary Shainoor Samji Ali Amir Rajani Medina Sajan Malik Fidai Ahmed Nayani The show will be on air at 7 10 pm tonight but these 5 will join from 8:10 PM MST – 10:00‎ PM MST. They will perform live on the air. http://radiosursangam.com/ – http://salaamnamastecalgary.com/radio/ Continue reading Five Ismaili Artists with Jalal Ladak on Salaam Namaste Calgary

2015 navroz celebrations

@Simergphotos Photo Essay: Montreal’s 2015 Navroz Celebration by Muslim Harji

Photographer Muslim Harji captures the spirit of the Navroz celebrations in Canada’s 2nd largest city, Montreal, with a series of photographs portraying the beauty, diversity and happiness of the Ismaili jamat. The city is host to the largest contingency of Ismailis from Afghanistan in the Western world, and has been home to hundreds of Ismailis of South Asian origin, mainly from Africa, since the early 1970’s …

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