Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms bids farewell to Mawlana Hazar Imam as he departs Atlanta.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms bids farewell to Mawlana Hazar Imam as he departs Atlanta.
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs Atlanta
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs Atlanta
18 March 2018

Mawlana Hazar Imam departed Atlanta today for the second stop of his Diamond Jubilee visit to the United States of America. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, who earlier had issued a letter welcoming Hazar Imam and the Jamat to Atlanta, was at the airport to bid him farewell together with Jamati leaders.

Mawlana Hazar Imam applauding following remarks by the Governor of Texas Greg Abbott, as Mayor of Houston Sylvester Turner looks on.
Mawlana Hazar Imam applauding following remarks by the Governor of Texas Greg Abbott, as Mayor of Houston Sylvester Turner looks on.
Governor Greg Abbott honors Hazar Imam upon his arrival in Texas
Governor Greg Abbott honors Hazar Imam upon his arrival in Texas
18 March 2018

Immediately upon his arrival in Houston, Texas, on Sunday, March 18, Mawlana Hazar Imam attended a series of engagements, including meetings with Governor of Texas Greg Abbott and Mayor of Houston Sylvester Turner, followed by a lunch reception with state officials and academic, business, and civil society leaders.

Mawlana Hazar Imam waves goodbye to the Jamati leadership as he leaves the airport.
Mawlana Hazar Imam waves goodbye to the Jamati leadership as he leaves the airport.
Mawlana Hazar Imam welcomed by Texas officials in Houston
Mawlana Hazar Imam welcomed by Texas officials in Houston
18 March 2018

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Houston today for the second stop of his Diamond Jubilee visit to the United States. Upon his arrival, Mawlana Hazar Imam was given a sabre salute by the Texas A&M Ross Volunteers, the State of Texas’ official honor guard who were also present during his Golden Jubilee visit to Texas in 2008.

Mawlana Hazar Imam receives a state welcome in Atlanta, Georgia to commence his Diamond Jubilee visit to the USA.
Mawlana Hazar Imam receives a state welcome in Atlanta, Georgia to commence his Diamond Jubilee visit to the USA.
Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in the United States
14 March 2018

Upon his arrival in Atlanta, Mawlana Hazar Imam was greeted by various government officials and leaders of the Jamat. The Atlanta Police Department Honor Guard welcomed him with an official salute, and the national 116th Army Band performed the Nashid al-Imamah and the US National Anthem.

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal presents Mawlana Hazar Imam with a Proclamation in recognition of his Diamond Jubilee.
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal presents Mawlana Hazar Imam with a Proclamation in recognition of his Diamond Jubilee.
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with Georgia's Governor in Atlanta
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with Georgia's Governor in Atlanta
14 March 2018

“For 60 years, the Aga Khan has demonstrated a longstanding commitment to improving the human condition for the betterment of individuals and the advancement of societies around the world.” -Proclamation by the State of Georgia presented to Mawlana Hazar Imam, Atlanta, March 14, 2018.

Volunteers welcome Jamati members arriving at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport from around the country for the Atlanta Mulaqat.
Volunteers welcome Jamati members arriving at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport from around the country for the Atlanta Mulaqat.
USA Diamond Jubilee visit: Welcoming the Jamat to Atlanta
USA Diamond Jubilee visit: Welcoming the Jamat to Atlanta
13 March 2018

In anticipation of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s historic Diamond Jubilee visit to the United States of America, the American Jamat is preparing for the Mulaqat in the host cities of Atlanta and Houston.

Mawlana Hazar Imam waving to the Jamati leadership.
Mawlana Hazar Imam waving to the Jamati leadership.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in the United States
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in the United States
13 March 2018

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Atlanta today on the first stop of his Diamond Jubilee visit to the United States. 

Her Majesty the Queen this evening hosted a dinner at Windsor Castle to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Mawlana Hazar Imam
Her Majesty the Queen this evening hosted a dinner at Windsor Castle to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Mawlana Hazar Imam
Her Majesty the Queen hosts Mawlana Hazar Imam at Windsor Castle
Her Majesty the Queen hosts Mawlana Hazar Imam at Windsor Castle
7 March 2018

Her Majesty the Queen today hosted a dinner at Windsor Castle to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Mawlana Hazar Imam.

Mawlana Hazar Imam in conversation with Ismaili Council for India Vice-President Munir Merchant, before his departure from Mumbai, completing a 10-day Diamond Jubilee visit to India.
Mawlana Hazar Imam in conversation with Ismaili Council for India Vice-President Munir Merchant, before his departure from Mumbai, completing a 10-day Diamond Jubilee visit to India.
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs India
Mawlana Hazar Imam departs India
2 March 2018

Following the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Mumbai, Mawlana Hazar Imam departed India, concluding his 10-day Diamond Jubilee visit to the country. Leaders of the Jamat gathered at Mumbai airport to bid him farewell.

Mawlana Hazar Imam shares a light moment with the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Mumbai.
Mawlana Hazar Imam shares a light moment with the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Mumbai.
Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam's Diamond Jubilee visit to India
2 March 2018

If you missed the screenings in Jamatkhana, the film of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee visit to India is now available online. This 50-minute film recounts the history of the Ismaili Imamat in India, preparations by the Jamat, and the programme undertaken by Mawlana Hazar Imam during his 10-day visit to the country.

Mawlana Hazar Imam shares a light moment with the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Mumbai.
Mawlana Hazar Imam shares a light moment with the Jamat at the Diamond Jubilee Darbar in Mumbai.
Mawlana Hazar Imam graces India Jamat with Darbar
Mawlana Hazar Imam graces India Jamat with Darbar
2 March 2018

On the final day of Mawlana Hazar Imam's Diamond Jubilee visit to India, the Jamat of Western India gathered on the grounds of Mumbai University's Kalina campus as Mawlana Hazar Imam graced them with a Diamond Jubilee Darbar.

Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao, Honourable Governor of Maharashtra in conversation with Mawlana Hazar Imam at the Raj Bhavan.  
Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao, Honourable Governor of Maharashtra in conversation with Mawlana Hazar Imam at the Raj Bhavan.  
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with Governor and Chief Minister of Maharashtra
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with Governor and Chief Minister of Maharashtra
1 March 2018

Mawlana Hazar Imam met with Honourable Shri C. Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of Maharashtra at the Raj Bhavan on 01 March.