Acclaimed Indian architect Charles Correa has designed a stunning prayer hall for the Ismaili Centre. (Via The Star Online - Malaysia)

The Star Online (Malaysia) | To mark the Aga Khan’s 78th birthday, here’s a look at his Museum & Ismaili Centre in Toronto

There is perhaps no better gift for the Aga Khan, who just celebrated his 78th birthday, than for him to see the fulfillment of his long-held dream of a museum committed to offering insight and perspective into Islamic civilisations and the cultural threads that weave through history. The Harvard graduate in Islamic history has long…

Sayohat Khalilova & Aksakol Didor

Jamat in Russia Celebrates Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 78th Birthday in St. Petersberg

From St. Petersberg, Russia with Love, courtesy of Sayohat Khalilova & Aksakol Didor About St. Petersberg, Russia Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербург) is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal city. It is located on the Neva River at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea. In 1914…

From Ismailimail Archives: Nairobi, Kenya August 13, 2007  His Excellency President Mwai Kibaki bestowed Kenya’s highest medal of honour, the Chief of the Order of the Golden Heart.

All Africa | Kenya: Aga Khan’s Birthday Celebrations in Nairobi

The community’s profound sense of social responsibility, particularly towards the most marginalised members of society, is reflected in the Ismaili Muslims’ deeply-held tradition of voluntary service rendered through community and the AKDN organisations and through civil society institutions that benefit all. The Shia Ismaili Muslims are a community of ethnically and culturally diverse peoples living…

Vancouver Talmud Torah students build interfaith connections and learn about Ismaili Holidays (Image Jewish Independent)

Vancouver Talmud Torah students learn about Ismaili holiday (His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan’s birthday)

VTT Grade 7 students will also be exchanging gifts with Grade 7 students in the Ismaili community …  It’s an opportunity to teach our students about the upcoming Ismaili holiday [birthday of the His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan]. – Shoshana Burton, Vancouver Talmud Torah’s (VTT) Interim Director Written by Vancouver Talmud Torah in Celebrating…

Government of Canada: Ministers Kenney and Baird extend birthday wishes to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

Government of Canada: Ministers Kenney and Baird extend birthday wishes to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

Ottawa, December 13, 2014 –The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, and the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement on the birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan: “We would like to extend warm birthday wishes to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan, and to all Canadian Ismailis celebrating…

Salgirah Celebration at Jogeshwari Jamatkhana, Mumbai

Salgirah Celebration at Jogeshwari Jamatkhana, Mumbai, India

Photos/courtesy: Rahim Padaniya Related from the Ismailimail Archives: Be the First to Know – Join Ismailimail Get breaking news related to the Ismaili Imamat, the world wide Ismaili Muslim community and all their creativity, endeavors and successes. Inspired? Share the story Want to inspire? Send us your story(s) at ismailimail@gmail.com Subscribe and join 18,000 +…

Salgirah greeting eCards

Salgirah greeting eCards

TheIsmaili.org is pleased to offer its Salgirah greeting eCard service. Choose from several unique designs, and send your eCard to multiple friends at a time. Visit ecard.TheIsmaili.org to get started!

SimergPhotos.com: For Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 78th Salgirah, a Splendid Collection of (100+) Photos and Quotes

SimergPhotos.com: For Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 78th Salgirah, a Splendid Collection of (100+) Photos and Quotes

The images and quotes published represent: Mawlana Hazar Imam’s family; the Imam’s affection and love for all his murids; the breadth and scope of his Imamat work around the world through the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN); the worldwide admiration, respect and warmth that is shown to him by leaders at all levels; and the…

A Musical Tribute from Pakistani Ismaili Jamat to our Mawlana Hazir Imam on His 78th Birthday!

A Musical Tribute from Pakistani Ismaili Jamat to our Mawlana Hazar Imam on His 78th Birthday!

The song is available here: https://ismailimail.wordpress.com/2014/12/13/salgirah-mubarak-song-pakistani-ismaili-mureeds/ “Salgirah Mubarak” is a Musical Tribute to our Mawlana Hazar Imam on his 78th Birthday. This Song has been composed, arranged and performed live by a group of well known talented Ismaili artists of Karachi. This exclusive Khushali Celebration song will be released on the occasion of Salgirah (Birthday)…

Samandar Pulodov: In a blessed dream when the news of deedar come to you!

Samandar Pulodov: In a blessed dream when the news of deedar come to you!

Ismailimail is proud to feature Samandar Pulodov, an Ismaili singer especially popular with the youth of the Tajik Isma’ili community and producing some of the most compelling performances. His songs fuse spirituality, traditions and nature. Samandar is affectionately called ‘The Pamiri Sami Yusuf’. The Tajik-Pamiri jama’at of Badakshan was blessed with deedar of Mawlana Hazar…

Salgirah Mubarak from the NanoWisdoms Archive

Salgirah Mubarak from the NanoWisdoms Archive

The NanoWisdoms Archive of Imamat Speeches, Interviews and Writings wishes all Salgirah Mubarak. Launched in 2011, upon receiving special permission from Aiglemont to publish His Highness the Aga Khan’s speeches, the NanoWisdoms Archive is a unique website dedicated solely to the Ismaili Imamat’s speeches, interviews and writings. With over 500 readings — from akdn.org, iis.ac.uk,…