The week-long Celebration in Lisbon, Portugal is being held from 5-11 July 2018, and will mark the culmination of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee. Events will include:
- The International Arts Festival – the finale of the national Jubilee Arts festivals that have occurred around the world, including Talent Showcases, an International Film Festival, and an International Art Gallery
- Two Jubilee Concerts – featuring artists including Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Salim-Sulaiman, Nobovar, Cheb Khalid, and Vishal-Shekhar
- Two exhibitions – Rays of Light and Ethics in Action – to learn more about the work and achievements of Mawlana Hazar Imam over the last 60 years
- Pateo Mela – a space for connections, conversations, and celebrations
- A Diamond Jubilee Darbar to conclude the Jubilee year
To plan effectively, the National Council for Portugal is requesting all those who plan to attend any of the events in Lisbon to pre-register online. Once completed, your registration information will need to be validated by your National Council. Once validated, you will be asked to provide your travel information. Only after you have completed these steps, will your registration be deemed complete. Any members of the Jamat who register and later decide not to travel to Lisbon, are kindly requested to inform the registration team in order to ensure accurate numbers for planning purposes.
A full set of Frequently Asked Questions about registration is available here.
The registration system can be accessed here.
For those unable to travel to Lisbon, The.Ismaili website and social media channels will provide frequent updates throughout the build up to and during the Diamond Jubilee Celebration. Stay connected by registering for email updates and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat.