aga khan museum poem in sign language

A Poem Presentation on the Aga Khan Museum, in Sign Language: By non-verbal, hearing-impaired Mureed of the Imam

Humble nazrana on the auspicious occasion of Hazar Imam’s 79th birthday! …dedicated to all the non-verbal, hearing impaired brothers and sisters of Ismaili jamat around the world! Inspired by Ikhwan Allani’s poem (originally posted at Simerg.com), few mureeds from Chicago got together and recorded a presentation of the poem in a sign language. Originally from Karachi, Pakistan. Sanna Ali has been non-verbal/hearing-impaired since birth. She … Continue reading A Poem Presentation on the Aga Khan Museum, in Sign Language: By non-verbal, hearing-impaired Mureed of the Imam

Varda Arts: Hai Yeh Dua Subhaan

Varda Arts is a group of musician brothers (they are Kutchi, Sunni Muslims) who have been close to Ismaili community as they grew up with, and played music for many Jamati functions and events. This is their appreciation of Mawlana Hazar Imam for dedicating his life for Muslims and the whole world. This ‘Naat’ was written & composed by our father Nurmohamed Varda fifty years … Continue reading Varda Arts: Hai Yeh Dua Subhaan

Twitter Messages on the 79th birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

Twitter Messages on the 79th birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

December 13, 2015: A short list of selected few Tweets on the occasion of His Highness the Aga Khan’s 79th Birthday. Best wishes to our friends in the #Ismaili community on the birthday of His Highness the Aga Khan. We appreciate his gift @DevonianGarden. — Dr. Stan Blade (@DeanALES_UofA) December 13, 2015 #SalgirahMubarak celebrations at Mountain area of Central Hunza Pakistan on 13th Dec @ismailimail … Continue reading Twitter Messages on the 79th birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan

Statement by the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada on the birthday of His Highness The Aga Khan

Statement by the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada on the birthday of His Highness The Aga Khan

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan: Ottawa, Ontario – 13 December 2015 “Today, we celebrate the birthday of His Highness the Aga Khan, the spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims, who has dedicated his life to the promotion of peace, pluralism, and compassion around the world. “For over fifty years, the … Continue reading Statement by the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada on the birthday of His Highness The Aga Khan

Ms. Yasmin Ratansi, Member Parliament of Canada, pays special tribute to His Highness the Aga Khan on his birthday

Ms. Yasmin Ratansi, Member Parliament of Canada, pays special tribute to His Highness the Aga Khan on his birthday

Ms. Yasmin Ratansi (Don Valley East, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, I take this opportunity to thank the constituents of Don Valley East for re- electing me to Parliament. My riding is proud to house three architectural jewels of Toronto: the Aga Khan Museum, the lsmaili Centre, and the Aga Khan Park built in Canada by His Highness the Aga Khan with his own funds. On December … Continue reading Ms. Yasmin Ratansi, Member Parliament of Canada, pays special tribute to His Highness the Aga Khan on his birthday

Poem by Zafeera Kassam: Teri Dosti Mein...

Poem by Zafeera Kassam: Teri Dosti Mein…

Teri Dosti Mein… Our Best Friend is the Lord of the Worlds, King of the kings; Abundantly merciful, Endlessly generous, Extremely beautiful. Our Best Friend is the lighthouse in the dark, Beacon of hope; Ever patiently aglow, Unimaginably accepting, Here, to rid all woe. Our Best Friend is the paragon of virtue, Faultless; flawless; His loyalty unquestionable, His tender protection unwavering, His integrity unimpeachable. Our … Continue reading Poem by Zafeera Kassam: Teri Dosti Mein…

Mureeds celebrate Mawlana Hazar Imam's 79th Salgirah

Mureeds celebrate Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 79th Salgirah

Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan’s 79th Birthday celebrated in Chicago by children and parents alike. December 6, 2015 – Glenview, Illinois – Irfan Ali: The month of December is a special month. It is a festive month and people around the world celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa to name a few. This month also brings a reminder to us all about ending of … Continue reading Mureeds celebrate Mawlana Hazar Imam’s 79th Salgirah

A Spiritual Father’s Love for His Community: The 79th Salgirah (Birthday) of Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan | Simerg

A Spiritual Father’s Love for His Community: The 79th Salgirah (Birthday) of Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan | Simerg

Spread in various countries around the world, the Shia Imami Ismailis have their own innumerable ways for celebrating important religious occasions according to their various cultural, social and religious traditions and backgrounds. One very important occasion in the annual calendar of the Ismailis is the Salgirah, or the birthday of their spiritual leader (Imam). His Highness the Aga Khan is their present Imam, and Ismailis … Continue reading A Spiritual Father’s Love for His Community: The 79th Salgirah (Birthday) of Mawlana Hazar Imam, His Highness the Aga Khan | Simerg